The development of Commonwealth labour market programs: a chronology


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Author: Winter, Geoff


This background paper traces the development of [labour market programs] LMPs since the early 1970s, concentrating on programs and schemes of the Commonwealth Government, which has the primary and overriding responsibility for macro-economic, and therefore employment, policy in Australia. The paper is divided into several sections. The chronological sections trace changes in each type of program, classified or categorised according to the way they have been administered or co-ordinated by the Department of Employment, Education and Training (DEET). Under current administrative...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Policy; Governance; Labour market; Vocational education and training; Employment

Keywords: Labour policy; History; Government policy; Government role; Employment service; Employment policy

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: [Canberra, Australian Capital Territory]: Commonwealth of Australia, 1994

Physical description: [30] p.

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Related items: TD/LMR 85.650

ISSN: 1037-2938

Resource type: Government report or paper

Document number: TD/TNC 119.589

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