Dignity of Work

Saxon Davidson IPA Worker Shortage Research Perth Live 6PR – June 27 2024
27 June 2024

Saxon Davidson IPA Worker Shortage Research Perth Live 6PR – June 27 2024

The Institute of Public Affairs’ Saxon Davidson joined Russell Collett on Perth 6PR to discuss IPA research into worker shortages and how mass migration has failed to fix it. All media appearances posted onto the IPA website are directly related to the promotion and dissemination of IPA research. Below is a transcript of the interview. Russell Collett: We were chatting
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New ABS Data Confirms No End To Worker Shortage Crisis
27 June 2024

New ABS Data Confirms No End To Worker Shortage Crisis

“The nation’s ongoing worker shortage crisis highlights the immediate need to remove tax and red tape barriers stopping Australians who want to work, instead of pursuing a failed migration strategy, which is exacerbating the cost-of-living stress mainstream Australians face,” said Saxon Davidson, Research Fellow at the Institute of Public Affairs. New data released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics
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WA Has The Most To Lose From Federal Environmental Body
26 June 2024

WA Has The Most To Lose From Federal Environmental Body

In this article, Daniel Wild contextualises and disseminates the findings of the IPA’s research into the economic cost of net zero. Western Australia is the engine room of the Australian economy, generating wealth and opportunity for the benefit of every Australian. Yet time and again, the enterprise and hard work of West Australians is undermined by the ideologically driven east
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Daniel Wild Discussing IPA Net Zero Polling 3AW Mornings – 13 June 2024
13 June 2024

Daniel Wild Discussing IPA Net Zero Polling 3AW Mornings – 13 June 2024

The Institute of Public Affairs’ Daniel Wild joined Tom Elliott on 3AW Mornings to discuss the IPA’s research into Net Zero. All media posted onto the IPA website are directly related to the promotion and dissemination of IPA research. Below is a trancript of the interview. Tom Elliott: Now, do you care where your power comes from? The survey of
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Colleen Harkin Discussing Teacher Shortages On The Rita Panahi Show – 11 June 2024
11 June 2024

Colleen Harkin Discussing Teacher Shortages On The Rita Panahi Show – 11 June 2024

The Institute of Public Affairs’ Colleen Harkin was on The Rita Panahi Show to discuss the IPA’s research into the teacher shortages across the nation. All media posted onto the IPA website are directly related to the promotion and dissemination of IPA research. Below is a transcript of the interview. Rita Panahi: Joining me now is the national manager of
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Institute of Public Affairs Submission To The Inquiry Into The Export Control Amendment (Ending Live Sheep Exports By Sear) Bill 2024
11 June 2024

Institute of Public Affairs Submission To The Inquiry Into The Export Control Amendment (Ending Live Sheep Exports By Sear) Bill 2024

Dear Committee Secretary The purpose of this letter is to share research and analysis conducted by the Institute of Public Affairs (IPA) with the House Standing Committee on Agriculture as part of its inquiry into the Export Control Amendment (Ending Live Sheep Exports by Sea) Bill 2024 (the bill). IPA analysis of the bill finds: On the basis of these
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Daniel Wild On Criminal Justice Reform WIN News Wagga Wagga – 7 June 2024
7 June 2024

Daniel Wild On Criminal Justice Reform WIN News Wagga Wagga – 7 June 2024

In this interview, Deputy Executive Director Daniel Wild discusses the need for criminal justice reform and better sentencing options. All media appearances posted onto the IPA website are directly related to the promotion and dissemination of IPA research Below is a transcript of the interview. News Presenter: New research has revealed New South Wales taxpayers are shelling out around $746
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Mass Migration Has Failed To Solve Worker Shortage Crisis
6 June 2024

Mass Migration Has Failed To Solve Worker Shortage Crisis

This research note has been prepared to assess the impact of the Australia’s migration programme on the level of job vacancies in the national economy. Chart 1: Overseas permanent and long-term arrivals vs net decline in job vacancies, March 2023 to March 2024 Source: IPA; ABS; Jobs and Skills Australia
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Incarceration Spike Reinforces Urgent Need For Reform
6 June 2024

Incarceration Spike Reinforces Urgent Need For Reform

“Australia’s incarceration rate has spiked to its highest level since 2021 as political leaders continue to ignore the cost of poorly targeted incarceration and the need for reform,” said Mia Schlicht, Research Fellow at the Institute of Public Affairs. Corrective services data released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics reveals the number of prisoners across Australia has increased from
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Institute of Public Affairs Submission To The Inquiry into Northern Australia Workforce Development
31 May 2024

Institute of Public Affairs Submission To The Inquiry into Northern Australia Workforce Development

Dear Committee Secretary Adopt a special economic zone for Northern Australia to address worker shortages and unleash prosperity and opportunity. The purpose of this letter is to share research and analysis conducted by the Institute of Public Affairs (“the IPA”) with the Joint Select Committee on Northern Australia (“the committee”), as it conducts its inquiry into Northern Australia’s Workforce Development.
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