Australia is not yet seeing the level of business closures predicted for when JobKeeper and other support measures ended, say UNSW Business academics.
Findings from UNSW research highlight different age groups urgently need targeted mental health responses.
The unemployment decline isn’t as impressive as it first appears, and wages growth remains sluggish.
Canada is offering to resettle 20,000 Afghan refugees, including women’s leaders and journalists. Why has Australia so far been unwilling to make the same declaration?
There is no major online marketplace operating in Australia that sets a commendable standard for respecting consumers’ data privacy. Letting customers opt out of data tracking would be a good start.
The independence of Australia’s central bank doesn’t make it infallible. It should welcome peer review.
That no Australian government in almost a decade has successfully brought this policy to a formal close is astonishing. In fact, Australia ceased transferring new arrivals offshore in 2014.
Ironically, it is the “ivory-tower” economists who tend to do the most interesting, and valuable, work.
A new research review suggests people’s psychological immune system is strong enough to overcome the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Automation is set to put a lot of people out of work - but machine learning could help them find their next career.