Unemployment Rate Dispersion in Melbourne: The ‘Regional’ Dimension

In this paper we examine unemployment rate dispersion across the (statistical) regions in the Melbourne metropolitan area. We find that the level of dispersion is positively correlated with the unemployment rate in all the regions taken together and that the ‘elasticity’ of dispersion with respect t...

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Volume: 9
Main Author: Dixon, Robert John
Mahmood, Muhammad
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: The Centre for Labour Market Research (CLMR), Curtin Business School 2006
published in: Australian Journal of Labour Economics (AJLE) Vol. 9; no. 3; pp. 269 - 286
Data of publication: 2006
Series: Australian Journal of Labour Economics (AJLE)
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