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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1073744
Description: Growing global integration, combined with the collapse of Soviet Communism, created major challenges for centre-left politics in the democratic world. This article considers two transformative Labour ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/303186
Description: The low level of the Newstart (unemployment benefit) payment has become a major source of concern about Australia's willingness and ability to protect unemployed Australians from poverty. Despite this ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/279491
Description: The advent of quantitative easing by the world's major central banks invites renewed questions about the meaning and role of central bank independence in an age of economic crisis. This article draws ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/230747
Description: This article brings together labour relations, sociological and political perspectives on precarious employment in Australia, identifying local contexts of insecurity and setting them within the econo ... More
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Authors: Wilson, Shaun
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/267538
Description: The Australian Labor Party, following its election to government in 2007, has implemented an ambitious social policy agenda with spending on hospitals, pensions and community workers, as well as progr ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/263520
Description: Australia and New Zealand developed distinctive 'wage-earner welfare states', with social protection largely delivered through high breadwinner basic incomes and residual social policies. Market refor ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/180230
Description: The 2011 NSW election produced the largest two-party swing in recent Australian election history, ending 16 years of Labor government. It raises the prospect of the end of Labor's dominance of NSW pol ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/188755
Description: During its period in office (1996-2007), the Liberal National coalition government increased stratification in the Australian welfare system by differentiating the norms and instruments applied to cla ... More
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Date: 2011
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/92756
Description: It's published online first on 27th April 2010. In advanced democracies, unions influence industrial relations through collective action and law. They also maintain influence in politics through their ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/148879
Description: Australia's welfare model – targeted payments alongside low but progressive taxation – exemplifies the targeted approach, prioritizing the needs of poorer citizens within the constraints of low taxati ... More
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Date: 2008
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/320812
Description: In this article the authors hope to provide a picture of the public's recognition and response to trends in inequality and redistribution. We are guided by two questions: have Australians registered t ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/24273
Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/23539
Description: Market economists are thought to wield tremendous power—not only over financial markets but over governments that stray from the 'market way'. Still, there is mystery about what economists think, and ... More
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Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/6234
Description: Australians work comparatively long hours and, in recent years, most of the growth in per capita working hours has come from workers already employed full time.Yet, despite the problems long working h ... More
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Authors: Wilson, Shaun
Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/6328
Description: In discussing Australia's need to increase taxes to pay for future social security, Michael Keating worries that voters see taxes as a 'burden' and that 'the link between taxation and citizenship has ... More
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