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2002 Sambell Oration : ‘Making Australia a poverty-free zone’

by Frances, Nic | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2002Description: 7 p. PDF.Other title: ‘Making Australia a poverty-free zone’ : 2002 Sambell Oration: .Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Sambell Oration delivered at the Public Policy Lecture Theatre, University of Melbourne on 17 October. An edited transcript of the speech delivered by Father Nic Frances, Executive Director, Brotherhood of St Laurence; See also: [B11118] Background paper for national job creation as part of the Sambell Oration presented by the Executive Director of the Brotherhood of St Laurence on 17 October 2002.Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Background paper for national job creation /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: unpub. 2002; Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence (unpub.) 2002Description: 24 leaves.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: As part of the Sambell Oration presented by the Executive Director of the Brotherhood of St Laurence on 17 October 2002. Includes bibliographical references (p. 21-24) See also: [B11113] 2002 Sambell Oration : `Making Australia a poverty-free zone'.Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Values, unemployment and public policy : the need for a new direction

by Perkins, Daniel | Angley, Philippa.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2003Description: iv, 21 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Discussion paper -- cover Includes bibliographical references (p. 16-21) Into & out of work 2 copies INTO AND OUT OF WORKSummary: This BSL discussion paper examines the change in values informing public policy in Australia over the last 25 years. It suggests that the current policy framework is unable to effectively balance economic and social goals and that governments need to go beyond the present short-term economic outlook and be more active in shaping society. The writers argue for targeted interventions from government to create employment which generates substantial social and environmental benefits, whilst also improving Australia's long-term economic performance. ; This BSL discussion paper examines the change in values informing public policy in Australia over the last 25 years. It suggests that the current policy framework is unable to effectively balance economic and social goals and that governments need to go beyond the present short-term economic outlook and be more active in shaping society. The writers argue for targeted interventions from government to create employment which generates substantial social and environmental benefits, whilst also improving Australia's long-term economic performance.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The double dividend: an analysis of the job creation potential of purchasing additional holiday leave . /

by Denniss, Richard | The Australia Institute.

Publisher: The Australia Institute 2003Description: PDF.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Designing inclusion : tools to raise low-end pay and employment in private enterprise. /

by Phelps, Edmund S. (ed.).

Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. Cambridge University Press 2003Description: xi, 165 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents: 1. Low-wage employment subsidies in a labor-turnover model of the "natural rate" / Hian Teck Hoon and Edmund S. Phelps -- 2. Taxes, subsidies and equilibrium labor [labour] market outcomes / Dale Mortensen and Christopher Pissarides --3. Learning-by-doing versus on-the-job training: using variation induced by the EITC to distinguish between models of skill formation / James J. Heckman, Lance Lochner and Ricardo Cossa -- 4. Unemployment vouchers versus low-wage subsidies / J. Michael Orszag and Dennis J. Snower.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Accounting for the unemployment decrease in Australia /

by Mitchell, William.

Publisher: Newcastle, N.S.W. University of Newcastle. The Centre of Full Employment and Equity 2005Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Implementing change: entrepreneurship and local initiative. /

by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Publisher: Paris, France OECD 1990Description: 80 p. Bibliography: p. 79-80.Notes: At head of title: Local initiatives for employment creation Replacement copyAvailability: No items available

The neighbourhood employment development program. /

by Victorian Employment Committee.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Victorian Employment Committee 1979; Brotherhood of St Laurence 1979Description: 26 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: A proposal for a pilot project based on the Local Employment Program conceived by the Brotherhood of St Laurence as a developmental program for the unemployed disadvantaged workerAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).
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The Community Enterprise Development Initiative : learnings from work with twelve disadvantaged neighbourhoods in 2005-06

by Bedson, Lois | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2007Description: vi, 35 p. : ill. PDF.Other title: CEDI : learnings from work with twelve disadvantaged | Stronger communities - making it our business .Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: April 2007 Summary: This report documents learning from the implementation of the Community Enterprise Development Initiative of the Brotherhood of St Laurence and Department for Victorian Communities in twelve localities in Melbourne and regional Victoria. In each neighbourhood, the aim has been to identify and develop community-based small business opportunities which foster social participation, offer employment pathways and are financially sustainable. The report notes factors assisting or hindering progress to date, and features three community enterprises as case studies of the initiative.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1), BSL Archives (1).

Community employment programmes: an evaluation of three Victorian projects. /

by Montague, Meg | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 1982Description: 71p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
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Youth alternative employment : a job creation and community service proposal for unemployed youth. /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St. Laurence 1975Description: 13 p. Bibliography.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
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And we quickly saw results in the first 12 months /

by Victoria. Department for Victorian Communities.

Publisher: 2006Description: p. 5-6.Notes: Rec. no. for book: B13234 indexed chapterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

I want to work. /

by Young, Mick.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Cassell 1979Description: 159 p. Bibliography.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).

Community enterprise workbook : stronger communities : making it our business /

by Dunn, Annie | Brotherhood of St Laurence | Smith, Neil | Dennis, Paul | Daniels, Mark | Major, Annie | Metcalfe, Ian.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2007Description: 1 booklet (12 p. : col. ill., maps) + 1 workbook (132 p. : ill.) + 1 videodisc (DVD) (10 min.) : sd., col. : 4 3/4 in.Other title: Introduction to community enterprise | Stronger communities - making it our business .Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Contents: 1 booklet Introduction to community enterprise ; Community enterprise workbook ; Community enterprise across Victoria (DVD). 2 copies As of 14 July 2010, Social Traders www.socialtraders.com.au has agreed to process all orders for copies of the Community Enterprise Toolkit, including those which come through to the BSL Please forward these orders to: Nina Howard at Social Traders nina.howard@socialtraders.com.au Social Traders is currently working on producing a new web-based product to replace Toolkit which should be available by 2011Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).

Neighbourhood Employment Development Program : first progress report, Dec. 1980. /

by Victorian Employment Committee.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. VEC & BSL 1981Description: 38 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Neighbourhood Employment Development Program (NEDP) INTO AND OUT OF WORKAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
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A review of developments in the Job Network . /

by Thomas, Matthew | Australia. Department of Parliamentary Services. arliamentary Library.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Department of the Parliamentary Library 2007Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aph.gov.au/Library/pubs/RP/2007-08/08RP15.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:47:41 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success response Into & out of work INTO AND OUT OF WORKAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Growing community enterprise : an evaluation of the Community Enterprise Development Initiative

by Bond, Sharon | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2008Description: xii, 88 p. PDF.Other title: Stronger communities - making it our business .Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: March 2008 Summary: This is the final evaluation report from the Community Enterprise Development Initiative (CEDI), funded by the Victorian Department of Planning and Community Development and delivered by the Brotherhood of St Laurence. After a pilot in 12 locations in 2005, the program expanded to 15 more sites in 2006 07. In addition to assisting the development of various community enterprises, CEDI has built a knowledge base about critical success factors and best practice, and fostered collaboration and networking. The report includes several case studies of community enterprises.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1), BSL Archives (1).

Centre of Full Employment and Equity : CofFEE /

by The Centre of Full Employment and Equity.

Publisher: 12/30/2003 09:53:18http://e1.newcastle.edu.au/coffee/ 2003Notes: Description based on contents viewed : 12/30/2003 Mode of access : WORLD WIDE WEB ONLINE RESOURCESummary: The Centre of Full Employment and Equity (known as CofFEE) is an official research centre at the University of Newcastle. It's aim is to promote research focussed at restoring full employment and achieving an economy that delivers equitable outcomes for all.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The changing boundaries of social enterprises /

by Noya, Antonella (ed.) | Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Publisher: Paris, France Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2009Description: 272 p. : ill.Online Access: OECD iLibrary (Read only) Notes: Includes bibliographical references.Summary: Social enterprises are entering a new phase of consolidation after overcoming various challenges over the last 10 years in their efforts to foster sustainable local development, help create local wealth and jobs, and fight social exclusion. This book contains recommendations for national and local policy makers and presents a set of international best practices based on new legislation that has been enacted, novel frontiers that have opened up, and and support and financial tools that have been developed.Availability: (1)

Working for the environment : a growing source of jobs. /

by Renner, Michael.

Publisher: Washington, DC Worldwatch Institute 2000Description: HTML.Notes: September 2000 Bibliography: p. 72-85 Jane A. Peterson (editor) Into & out of work INTO AND OUT OF WORKAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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