Welfare Reform DebateeBook - 2012
Although people of various political persuasions and financial means regularly espouse the need for Australia to reform its social security framework, what is considered a fair approach is open to debate. The current federal government has committed to reforming the welfare and family assistance payment system to foster responsibility and provide positive programs and incentives for people to move out of welfare dependency. The test for any government in a welfare state, however, lies in addressing the challenges facing workforce participation in a way that makes a serious and long-lasting dif.
Publisher: Thirroul, N.S.W. : Spinney Press, 2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource : color illustrations