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For over 50 years, BSL has produced a wide range of research examining how poverty impacts people’s lives at every stage.
Search below for BSL-authored reports, policy submissions, summaries, working papers, etc. dating back to 2000. For earlier publications, please see note below the search results.
This working paper suggests that social reformers might need to reframe and repackage their policies in such a way as to alleviate the concerns about economic costs and welfare dependency.Read paper
The Brotherhood of St. Laurence and The Myer Foundation supported this research into the future demand and supply of informal care for older Australians, prepared for Carers Australia by NATSEM, University of Canberra.Read report
This bulletin identifies factors which affect access to appropriate eyecare services by low-income Victorians.Read report
Note on earlier works
You may find other BSL works from 1999 and earlier, or those authored by non-BSL sources, by searching our BSL library catalogue. BSL series that are no longer published can be found here: Brotherhood Comment or the Social Policy Working Papers .
In addition to our current research topics, BSL has previously undertaken research on the following concepts. We recommend you visit our library catalogue by clicking on these keywords, cost of education ; financial inclusion ; future of work ; inclusive growth ; mutual obligation ; place-based ; refugees and asylum seekers ; and tax reform .
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Explore our projects , presentations , and episodes of our podcast, Brotherhood Talks.
Click here to read the most recent BSL Annual Reports. You may also access previous BSL Annual Reports in our library catalogue.