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.
After federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg recently talked up the benefits of a potential COVID-19 baby boom, two UNSW economists examine the economic merits of having more children.
Reskilling the workforce for the future labour market could be one solution to the current job crisis, say UNSW Business school experts.
The federal government should do five key things to keep more people working, says UNSW Business School labour markets expert Raja Junankar.
A UNSW Economics expert examines flaws in the JobKeeper scheme and explains what should be done.
Investment incentives might not be enough. We'll need public investment and forced increases in wages.
Migrants aren't the only ones who could be accused of putting a drain on the system, says UNSW Business School Adjunct Professor Raja Junankar.
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.