Labour Economics and Social Policy:
The Life Course Centre: helping disadvantaged Australian families
The Life Course Centre is a national research body devoted to the study of the intergenerational transmission of deep and persistent disadvantage in Australian families.
Home help: working to end long-term homelessness
Building on a previous four-year study, this project examines the success of an innovative program to help the long-term homeless.
Changing children's lives: the economic impact of early years education
With the first years of a child's life proven to have a life-long impact on their intellectual and emotional development, a pair of University of Melbourne economists are analysing the economic benefit of an innovative early years education program in Melbourne's north.