Industrial Relations Research Centre

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There are key reasons why Australia's largest-ever spike in job vacancies does not mean employers are able to fill vacancies, says a UNSW Business School expert.

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Investment incentives might not be enough. We'll need public investment and forced increases in wages.

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Sentiment can skew logic when it comes to using our natural resources, writes Raja Junankar.

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There is persuasive evidence of a connection between truck driver pay and safety, writes Michael Quinlan.

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In the lead up to the budget, the story of crisis has been hammered home, but there’s more to a country than its structural deficit. So how is Australia doing overall, asks Raja Junankar.