Privatisation, globalisation and labour : studies from Australia. /
Contributor(s): Paddon, Michael (ed.) | Teicher, Julian (ed.)Publisher: Annandale, N.S.W. Federation Press 2002Description: x, 286 pISBN: 9781862874053; 1862874050Subject(s): Privatisation | International Economic Integration | Competition Government Policy | Government Business Enterprises Government Policy | Employment Agencies Contracting Out | Unemployed Services For - Evaluation | Job Network | Multinational Corporations | Local Government Management | Economic Restructure | Global Economy | Competitive Tendering | GlobalisationDDC classification: 338.9 PRI
Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents: Chapter 1. Corporatisation and privatisation in Australia / Peter Fairbrother, Michael Paddon and Julian Teicher -- Chapter 2. Entering the international aviation industry: Privatisation of QANTAS / Small, Rai -- Chapter 3. Internationalising telecommunications: Telstra / Ruth Barton -- Chapter 4. Preparing for the national electricity market: the New South Wales electricity industry / Duncan MacDonald and Mark Bray -- Chapter 5. The advent of multi-national ownership of the Victorian electricity generating plants: questions for Labour / Peter Fairbrother and Jonathon Testi -- Chapter 6. Privatisation by stealth: the Gas and Fuel Corporation of Victoria / Ruth Barton -- Chapter 7. Where are the jobs in the Job Network : competitive tendering of employment services / Patricia Ranald -- Chapter 8. Privatising local government: the Victorian experience / Julian Teicher and Bernadine Van Gramberg -- Chapter 9. State restructuring and Labour / Peter Fairbrother and Michael Paddon.