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Poverty and the state: an historical sociology. /

by Novak, Tony.

Publisher: Milton Keynes, U.K.; Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A. Open University Press 1987Description: 212p. Bibliography pp.201-208.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

Low wages and poverty. /

by McClelland, Alison.

Publisher: 1988Description: 9p. and 6p. appends.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Study (unpub.) undertaken for Brotherhood of St Laurence and Australian Institute of Family StudiesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1), BSL Archives (1).

Benefits and wages : OECD indicators /

by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Publisher: Paris, France Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2002Description: 63 p.Online Access: OECD iLibrary (Read only) Notes: Previous title: Benefit systems and work incentives [B8783]Availability: (1)

Policies to minimise the costs of unemployment. /

by Nevile, John.

In: Saunders, Peter (ed.) The price of prosperity : the economic and social costs of unemploymentPublisher: 2002Description: p. 249-271.Notes: Rec. no. for book: B11056 Includes bibliographical references indexed chapterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Intransigencies in the labour supply choice. /

by Harris, Mark N | Duncan, Alan.

Publisher: [Parkville, Vic.] Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2002Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: (1)

Safety net review 2002 . /

by Australia. Department of Employment and Workplace Relations.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. The Department 2002Description: HTML.Notes: URL: 'http://INTERNET' Checked: 2/03/2009 9:41:42 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success response URL: 'http://www.e-airc.gov.au/wage2002/' Checked: 2/03/2009 9:41:43 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The effect of a reduced allowance and pension taper rate : policy simulations using the Melbourne Institute tax and transfer simulator. /

by Kalb, Gyonne | Kew, Hsein.

Publisher: [Parkville, Vic.] Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2002Description: 31 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: (1)

The effect of a reduced family payment taper rate : policy simulations using the Melbourne Institute tax and transfer simulator. /

by Kalb, Guyonne | Kew, Hsein | Scutella, Rosanna.

Publisher: [Parkville, Vic.] Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2002Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: (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).

Child poverty. /

by Edgar Don (ed.) | Keane, David (ed.) | McDonald, Peter (ed.).

Publisher: North Sydney, NSW Allen and Unwin 1989Description: 207p.Online Access: Link to full text [Open access viewed 31 July 2019] Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Chapters originally presented as papers at a conference on Child Poverty convened in April 1988 by the Australian Institute of Family Studies and the Australian Council of Social Service 2 c.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).

Submission to the Working Age Task Force /

by Welfare Rights Unit (Vic.) | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Brotherhood of St Laurence (unpub.) 2003Description: 15 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: In response to the discussion paper: 'Building a simpler system to help jobless families and individuals' June 2003 Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: Items available for loan: BSL Archives (1).

Social policy and inequality in Australia and New Zealand: proceedings of a Joint Conference with the New Zealand Planning Council, Wellington, New Zealand 10-11 November 1988. /

by Saunders, Peter (ed.) | Jamrozik, Adam (ed.).

Publisher: Kensington, N.S.W. Social Welfare Research Centre, University of New South Wales 1989Description: 194p. Bibliography: p.193-194.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: (1)

Is the 'earnings credit' the best way to cut the dole queues? /

by Tsumori, Kayoko.

Publisher: St. Leonards, N.S.W. The Centre for Independent Studies 2003Description: 11 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: May 2003 Includes bibliographical references and index.Availability: (1)

The effects of flattening the effective marginal rate structure in Australia : policy simulations using the Melbourne Institute Tax and Transfer Simulator. /

by Creedy, John | Kalb, Guyonne | Kew, Hsein.

Publisher: [Parkville, Vic.] Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2001Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

From risk to opportunity : labour markets in transition /

by Ziguras, Stephen J | Brotherhood of St Laurence | Hancock, Linda | Considine, Mark | Howe, Brian.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2004Description: 17 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: March 2004 Includes bibliographical references SCHOOL TO WORKSummary: The ‘From Risks to Opportunity: Labour Markets in Transition’ project aims to respond to the social and economic circumstances of the 21st century by drawing on a range of researchers across Australia to develop new policy directions based on the concept of transitional labour markets (TLMs). It is funded by a two year Australia Research Council (ARC) Linkages grant and led by Prof. Mark Considine and Prof. Brian Howe from the Centre for Public Policy and Associate Prof. Linda Hancock from Deakin University, in partnership with the Brotherhood of St Laurence, CEDA and the National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR). This background paper describes the significant social and economic changes over the last three decades which have rendered traditional policy assumptions obsolete. It then describes the notion of transitional labour markets which could form the basis for a new approach to policy more in tune with contemporary social and economic circumstances.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1), BSL Archives (1).

Managing the economy. /

by Davis, Kevin.

Publisher: 1989Description: p.66-109.Notes: Rec. no. for book : B1934 indexed chapterAvailability: 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).

Assessing the quality and inter-temporal comparability of ABS Household Income Distribution Survey Data /

by Siminski, Peter | University of New South Wales. Social Policy Research Centre | Saunders, Peter | Waseem, Saba | Bradbury, Bruce.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Social Policy Research Centre. University of New South Wales 2003Description: 64p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: April 2003Availability: (1)

Economic indicators : Whitlam to Howard (August 2004 Update). /

by Kryger, Tony.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Department of the Parliamentary Library 2004Description: HTML.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aph.gov.au/library/pubs/rn/2004-05/05rn10.htm' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:17:16 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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