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Research & Analysis

October 2023
// VIC
Be the Disruptor
This submission to a Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry into Housing Affordability presents a number of ideas that demonstrate how the Victorian Government can use policy and legislative changes to shift the...
October 2023
The Rise of Retail Violence & Abuse in Tasmania
Retail violence and abuse in Tasmania has been consistently rising in recent years. Reported incidences have increased by 40.3 per cent since 2014 — this is the fastest increase, in...
September 2023
Our place in time: Making unpaid work count
Unpaid work dominates the global economy but takes a back seat in economic discussions and policymaking.

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Urgent call to recognise unpaid labour: spotlight on carers

Media release: Health and care service workers do an average 28 hours unpaid care work* at home and live with significant impacts to their mental and physical health, according to a new report that highlights the need for action on unpaid work. HESTA, the industry...

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