Clearing the Myths Away – Higher Education’s place in meeting workforce demands

Dr Bob Birrell, Director of the Centre for Population and Urban Research at Monash University scrutinizes some powerful myths that have influenced recent debates about higher education and training policy in Australia. Read the full paper, the key messages from the report and the accompanying press release here.

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October 2006

Authors:

  • Dr Bob Birrell – Centre for Population and Urban Research, Monash University
  • Virginia Rapson – Centre for Population and Urban Research, Monash University