'Responding to the needs of older, often vulnerable, Australians is an extremely complex business. But it is also one in which making money is tough. The danger is that a combination of cost pressures, profit incentives, and inadequate oversight encourage or force providers to cut corners', says CEPAR Senior Research Fellow Rafal Chomik in this Conversation piece.
CEPAR Chief Investigator Professor Sharon Parker and her CEPAR node at the Centre for Transformative Work Design recently transfered to Curtin University from the University of Western Australia, being tasked with shaping the jobs and industries of the future as part of a new collaborative research hub based at Curtin University.
As part of the Melbourne University Centre Health Policy Seminar Series, CEPAR Chief Investigator Professor Peter McDonald will deliver a free public lecture on Population and Labour Force Prospects for Australia.
The Pensions and Superannuation Seminar Series is jointly hosted by CEPAR and the School of Risk & Actuarial Studies at UNSW and provides an excellent opportunity to network with pensions and superannuation experts from Australia and overseas.