The minerals boom and immigration policy: skills Australia debunks the myth

2017-05-05T03:33:11Z (GMT) by Birrell, Bob Healy, Ernest
The Australian Labor Government has pursued a high migration policy since it came to office in late 2007. This has been justified by claims that it is needed to provide scarce skills for the resources industries. Modelling of employment demand by industry by Access Economics for Skills Australia shows that this justification is based on myths Copyright. Monash University and the author/s