The Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia Survey: Selected Findings from Waves 1 to 15

R Wilkins

Melbourne: Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research | Published : 2017


This report presents brief statistical analyses of the first 15 waves of the study, which were conducted between 2001 and 2015. Chapters 2 to 4 examine various aspects of three broad subject areas that are key ongoing themes of the HILDA Survey—family life, economic wellbeing, and the labour market—while Chapters 5 to 8 focus on four specific subject areas—retirement, gambling, young home-owners, and attitudes to marriage, parenting and work. This report should of course be viewed as containing only ‘selected findings’, providing only a cursory indication of the rich potential of the HILDA Survey data. Indeed, a large number of studies on a diverse range of topics have been undertaken by res..

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