Report of the Committee of Inquiry into Labour Market Programs [Kirby report]

This report sets out a new direction for labour market policy in Australia. It is the outcome of the work undertaken by the Committee of Inquiry into Labour Market Programs chaired by Peter Kirby, formed in late 1983 in response to government concerns over the deterioration of the labour market since 1970, resulting in high levels of unemployment and a number of groups being disadvantaged in terms of access to employment, including women, young people, those with disabilities, and older workers. This final report documents the Committee’s examination of labour market policy and programs and th ... Show more

Authors: Kirby, Peter

Corporate authors: Australia. Committee of Inquiry into Labour Market Programs

Published: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australian Government Publishing Service, 1985

Resource type: Government report or paper

Physical description: 288 p.

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