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Migration and labour markets

Policies to boost prosperity for all
Australia needs more houses and is getting more migrants. But we need more of those migrants to be able to help build those houses.
30.01.2024 News
It would be a smart move – but only if we do it right. Here’s how.
28.11.2023 News
Grattan’s latest report, Graduates in limbo: International student visa pathways after graduation, shows how government can fix visa pathways to give talented graduates a…
09.10.2023 Podcast


Tighten graduate visa rules to ease population pressures

Winding back the length of post-study work rights offered to international graduates would slow population growth and ease the pressure on the housing market.

03.10.2023 News

Our Experts

Brendan Coates
Economic Policy Program Director
Trent Wiltshire
Migration and Labour Markets Deputy Program Director
Natasha Bradshaw
Senior Associate