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Working across the ditch: New Zealanders working in Australia

Working across the ditch: New Zealanders working in Australia


Robert Haig

Labour Market Futures, Work Directions

Department of Labour


For this work, I gratefully acknowledge the data collection and assistance with data analysis provided by James Newell (Senior Research Associate, Monitoring and Evaluation Research Associates, www.mera.co.nz). I would also like to thank Paul Callister and Richard Bedford, and colleagues within the Department of Labour, who peer reviewed the report.

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ISBN 978-0-478-36009-7

May 2010

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