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ERIC Number: ED505787
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004
Pages: 134
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 53
Labour Mobility: Demographic, Labour Force and Education Effects and Implications for VET
Shah, Chandra; Burke, Gerald
Centre for the Economics of Education and Training, Monash University
This report provides estimates of job and occupational mobility by demographic, educational and labour market variables using data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) "Labour Mobility" survey for 2002. The report provides information on the effects of these variables on the probability of job separation. It also identifies the factors that are significant in explaining various types of occupational mobility, including transitions to non-employment. This information is targeted for use the planning of vocational education and training. Six appendices are included: (1) ASCO Listing; (2) Alternative Conceptual Model; (3) Further Data Descriptions; (4) Data Descriptions based on Skill-Level Transitions; (5) Statistical Models of Labour Market Transitions; and (6) Model Estimates. (Contains 42 footnotes, 16 figures and 51 tables.)
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Monash University, Centre for the Economics of Education and Training
Identifiers - Location: Australia