Research News: Number 15
FaCS Research News is a periodic newsletter that provides an overview of and update on research within FaCS, focusing on key findings and outcomes, updates on new departmental publications and promotion of forthcoming events/conferences
The Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Study
Release of Wave 1 data
Minister for Family and Community Services, Senator Amanda Vanstone, released the first annual wave of HILDA interview data at the Melbourne Institute’s Public Economics Forum on 15 October 2002. The launch was jointly organised by the Melbourne Institute and the Department of Family and Community Services (FaCS). The following is an excerpt from the Minister’s speech.