University of Sydney’s Professor Gabrielle Meagher has co-edited a new book – one that reveals marketisation as a complex and disturbing trend in Australian social policy.
Published by Sydney University Press, Markets, rights and power in Australian social policy explores marketisation using case studies from community aged care, schooling, migrant skills assessment, retirement incomes, health care, income support, banking and social benefits bonds.
Co-edited by Associate Professor Susan Goodwin, the book examines: Who benefits? Who suffers? And who decides?