• The Decline of the Self-Employment Rate in Australia 

      Atalay, Kadir; Kim, Woo-Yung; Whelan, Stephen
      Published 2013-02-01
      This paper using the Australian panel data(HILDA) investigates the declining trend of self-employment rate in Australia, a pattern observed in a number of other developed countries in the 2000s. We focus on the entry into ...
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    • Housing Wealth and Household Consumption: New Evidence from Australia and Canada 

      Atalay, Kadir; Whelan, Stephen; Yates, Judith
      Published 2013-03-01
      Over the past two decades a number of countries have experienced an increase in house prices at the same time that aggregate consumption has been observed to increase. Alternative hypotheses have been put forward to explain ...
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    • Prices and Poverty in Urban Ethiopia 

      Gebremedhin, Tesfaye; Whelan, Stephen
      Published 2005-04-01
      Poverty is an ongoing issue in Ethiopia. The identification of policy options to address the problem primarily requires that poverty be measured accurately. One of the most important ingredients in the measurement of poverty ...
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