Marian Baird - Newsroom articles
Marian Baird on Five AA Adelaide 16 Jul 2015
Five AA Adelaide
Professor Marian Baird was interviewed by Five AA Adelaide about factors contributing to happiness, specifically gender and unemployment.
The Sun Herald and Canberra Times
Professor Marian Baird is quoted in an article in the Sun Herald and the Canberra Times about the federal government’s proposed changes to the paid parental leave scheme and shifting attitudes to fatherhood.
ABC Radio National
Professor Marian Baird is interviewed by ABC Radio National Life Matters about the impact on children of parents returning to work.
Marian Baird on 774 ABC Melbourne 14 May 2015
774 ABC Melbourne
Professor Marian Baird was interviewed on 774 ABC Melbourne about changes to paid parental leave presented by the federal government during its budget announcement this week.
Huffington Post (Canada) quotes Professor Marian Baird about the government's proposed changes to scale back the paid parental leave scheme.
Abbott government scales back paid parental leave even though it helps new mums and babies 12 May 2015
Sydney Morning Herald
Professor Marian Baird is quoted in a Sydney Morning Herald article about how the Abbott government's proposed changes could compromise the success of the paid parental leave scheme.
Australian Financial Review
The Australian Financial Review reports that business leaders are warning employers will respond to new restrictions on paid parental leave by pulling back on their own schemes. Professor Marian Baird is quoted in the article.
Sydney Morning Herald
Professor Marian Baird is quoted in an opinion piece about the federal government's proposed cuts cut to paid parental leave entitlements which will see an estimated 80,000 new mums losing access to the government scheme.
The Daily Telgraph
The Daily Telegraph publishes an opinion piece about the reaction to the proposed changes to paid parental leave. Professor Marian Baird is quoted in the article.
Women have been 'double crossed' in 'mother of all insults' changes to paid parental leave scheme, says Professor of Employment Relations 11 May 2015
ABC News Radio
Professor Marian Baird is interviewed on ABC News Radio about the announcement the Government will suspend payments for women who can access their employer's paid parental leave scheme.