The Newstart Allowance received by people looking for work falls well below the minimum income required to achieve a basic standard of living, UNSW research has found.
Both the US and Australia face a global economy that is in deep, deep trouble, writes Richard Holden.
There is a looming fear among young people that they will not find jobs commensurate with their educational levels, writes Usman W. Chohan.
Finding a job can be a long and frustrating process. But how important are a job seeker's assumptions and attitudes in landing a new career?
Minimum wages might be okay, but progressive taxes are better at tackling income inequality, writes James Morley.