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The politics of uranium mining in Australia
(Ashgate Publishing, 2011-12)
Norway's Sami Parliament
(Arena Publications, 2009)
There are many parallels between the role and function of the Samediggi, or Sami Parliament, and the former Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (ATSIC). However, the positive approach of the Norwegian ...
How has the relationship between parental education and child outcomes changed in Australia since the 1980s?
(Australian Council of Social Service, 2013)
This paper examines how the relationship between parents’ educational achievement (a marker of their socio‑economic status) and children’s early developmental outcomes has evolved in Australia since the early 1980s. The ...
The Global Financial Crisis and Child Poverty: the Case of Australia 2006-2010
While events associated with the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) had a profound impact on real family incomes and wellbeing in many rich countries, impacts in Australia were relatively minor. One reason for this was the ...
Rich Country Corruption
(Taylor & Francis Group LLC, 2015-05-05)
Corruption in rich countries is different to corruption in poor countries. There are many analyses and models of corruption in poor countries, and interventions are structured with these in mind. When analyzing corruption ...
Swinging voters in the electoral landscape - from the late 1960s to the present
(Australian Institute of Policy and Science, 2009)
By looking carefully at a series of surveys covering 40 years of electoral history, a number of enduring views about voter attitudes are seen to be questionable. Importantly, this leads to the observation that less has ...
Male earnings inequality, women’s earnings and family income inequality in Australia, 1982 – 2007
(Taylor & Francis Group LLC, 2013-03)
In the quarter century since 1982 male earnings inequality increased substantially in most industrialized countries, as did women’s participation in paid work. Both trends impacted on family income inequality. However, our ...