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Sole parents and the 1987 amendments to the Social Security Act.

by Morris, Helen | Brotherhood of St Laurence | Trethewey, Jenny.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 1988Description: vi, 34 p. PDF.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: March 1988Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

In search of work. /

by Leadbeater, Charles | Lloyd, John.

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, U.K. Penguin 1987Description: 232p. Bibliography: pp.214-218.Notes: "Based on a special report, Work - the way ahead published by the Financial Times in 1986"Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Poverty and the workforce. /

by Bradbury, Bruce | Encel, Diane | James, Jenny | Vipond, Joan.

Publisher: Kensington, N.S.W. University of New South Wales. Social Welfare Research Centre 1988Description: 125 p.Other title: SWRC Reports and proceedings no. 72.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: (1)

OECD Economic Surveys : Australia /

by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Publisher: Paris, France OECD 1972 -Description: Various volumes.Online Access: Website Notes: Annual series publication 1999-2000 ; 2000-2001 ; 2003-2004 ; 2004 ; 2006 ; 2008 ; 2010 ; 2012 ; 2014 ; 2017 ; 2018 ; 2021 Publications also available to read online. Summary: OECD’s periodic surveys of the Australian economy. Each edition surveys the major challenges faced by the country, evaluates the short-term outlook, and makes specific policy recommendations. Special chapters take a more detailed look at specific challenges. Extensive statistical information is included in charts and graphs. [Publisher website]Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (10).

Employing the labour market disadvantaged in the Community Services. Paper given at Youth Affairs Council of Australia Seminar, 21 November 1987. /

by Sheen, Veronica.

Publisher: Brotherhood of St Laurence (unpub.) 1987Description: 14 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Future of work bulletin. /

Publisher: 1995Availability: No items available
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Relating to change : conference papers /

by Blue Mountains Co-ordintaors Forum.

Publisher: Lawson, N.S.W. Blue Mountains Co-ordinators Forum 1986Description: 66 p.Notes: A 2 day conference looking at current issues and new developments in community work and management organised by Blue Mountains Co-ordinators Forum and Mountains Community Resource Network, 11 & 12 November 1986. Contains 2 papers by Jan Carter (Director of the Social Policy and Research Centre at the Brotherhood for 6 years, 1987-1992): A Victorian perspective: the Brotherhood of St Laurence; Community services as an industryAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Beyond altruism: social welfare policy in American society. /

by Richan, Willard C.

Publisher: New York, NY Haworth Press 1987Description: 238p. Bibliography pp.215-231.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The twentieth century record of inequality and poverty in the United States. /

by Plotnick, Robert D | Smolensky, Eugene | Evenhouse, Eirik.

Publisher: 1998Summary: This paper presents an analysis of poverty in the United States during the twentieth century beginning with the most recent period which has the most data. For the years before World War Two the indicators are unavailable on in very long or incomplete series.Availability: No items available

What color [colour] is your parachute? A practical manual for job hunters and career changers. /

by Bolles, Richard Nelson.

Edition: 1988 ed.Publisher: Berkeley, CA Ten Speed Press 1988Description: 361 p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

What's a job? /

by Phillips, Ken.

Publisher: 2001Availability: No items available

Employment polarisation in Australia. /

by Dawkins, Peter | Gregg, Paul | Scutella, Rosanna.

Publisher: [Parkville, Vic.] Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2002Description: 53 p.Availability: No items available

Globalization [globalisation] and human welfare. /

by George, Vic | Wilding, Paul.

Publisher: Hampshire, U.K. Palgrave Macmillan 2002Description: xvi, 231p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The environment and social policy. /

by Cahill, Michael.

Publisher: London, U.K. Routledge 2002Description: xii, 180 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The ends and means of welfare : coping with economic and social change in Australia. /

by Saunders, Peter.

Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. Cambridge University Press 2002Description: xiii, 300p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Women working: economics and reality. /

by Mumford, Karen.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Allen & Unwin 1989Description: 153p. Bibliography p.142-150.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Submission to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee : Inquiry into poverty and financial hardship in Australia /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: unpub. 2003; Brotherhood of St Laurence (unpub.) 2003Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: March 2003 Includes bibliographical references and index.Availability: Items available for loan: BSL Archives (1).

The direct and indirect effects of unemployment on poverty and inequality. /

by Saunders, Peter | University of New South Wales. Social Policy Research Centre.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Social Policy Research Centre. University of New South Wales 2002Description: 31 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: December 2002Availability: (1)

The community expects... : public opinion about breach penalties for unemployed people

by Ziguras, Stephen J | Brotherhood of St Laurence | Flowers, Charne.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2002Description: 12 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: June 2002 Includes bibliographical referencesSummary: Unemployed people who fail to comply with their activity test requirements are penalised by having their benefits reduced. Recent research has shown that the number of breaches has escalated dramatically since 1997 and that breaches are falling most heavily on the most disadvantaged job seekers. This study investigated whether the Australian public think the current levels of penalties for breaching are fair or not and what they think the penalties should be. This survey showed that the current penalty regime is not supported by the community, and that the public would support a reduction in breach penalties.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Much obliged: disadvantaged job seekers' experiences of the mutual obligation regime

by Ziguras, Stephen J | Brotherhood of St Laurence | Dufty, Gavin | Considine, Mark.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2003Description: vi, 61 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: May 2003 Includes bibliographical references Includes insert: Getting a job can be a game of chance... (4 p.)Summary: A joint research project conducted by the Brotherhood of St Laurence, the St Vincent de Paul Society and the Centre for Public Policy, University of Melbourne, which reveals that some Centrelink requirements actually hinder people, especially those facing multiple barriers, from finding work. The authors argue that the Federal Government should provide more resources for programs targeting disadvantaged jobseekers. ; A joint research project conducted by the Brotherhood of St Laurence, the St Vincent de Paul Society and the Centre for Public Policy, University of Melbourne, which reveals that some Centrelink requirements actually hinder people, especially those facing multiple barriers, from finding work. The authors argue that the Federal Government should provide more resources for programs targeting disadvantaged jobseekers.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

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