The Growth of Jobless Households in Australia

22 Pages Posted: 28 Dec 2002

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Peter Dawkins

Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Economic and Financial Policy Division

Paul Gregg

University of Bath - Department of Social and Policy Sciences

Rosanna Scutella

University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research

Abstract

In this article it is shown that individual-based measures of joblessness and household measures of joblessness have diverged over the last twenty years with joblessness becoming increasingly concentrated in certain households.

Suggested Citation

Dawkins, Peter and Gregg, Paul and Scutella, Rosanna, The Growth of Jobless Households in Australia. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=316005

Peter Dawkins (Contact Author)

Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Economic and Financial Policy Division ( email )

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Paul Gregg

University of Bath - Department of Social and Policy Sciences ( email )

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Rosanna Scutella

University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research ( email )

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