Amid the huge shift of Victoria’s economic base from manufacturing to services over the past 30 years, young people continue to be unemployed or underemployed at far higher rates than the general labour force. Dina Bowman drills down into the figures to see how young people have fared in a changing jobs market and looks at what we need to do to improve their prospects in the future.
There are a range of practical ways to nip long-term unemployment in the bud. Kevin Robbie outlines six that bring together employers, educators, social ventures, ... Read More
When unemployment rises, it is people facing disadvantage who are likely to be affected soonest, most often, for the longest periods and with the most serious ... Read More