The changing nature of work and working life

ARC Low Paid Project: Initial findings from HILDA analysis 2007

Client:  ARC - Australian Research Council

This report was commissioned as part of an Australian Research Council Linkage funded project into the low paid. The project was led by Barbara Pocock and Helen Masterrman-Smith and brought together five industry partners, the Liquor, Hospitality and Miscellaneous Union (now United Voice), The Brotherhood of St Lawrence, Unions NSW, the Victorian Trades Hall and Unions SA. The Workplace Research Centre was commissioned to provide quantitative analysis of the characteristics of the low paid using HILDA data.