The OECDâ€™s recently issued report, The Future of Productivity (2015), identifies population ageing and its impacts on labour force participation across the OECD as a key challenge to global growth. It identifies international labour mobility as a critical factor maintaining productivity in the OECD. Australiaâ€™s SWP addresses labour shortages resulting from Australiaâ€™s ageing labour force and upskilling, and strengthens regional relations(Ball 2015a).
|Joint Standing Committee of Migration
|Published - 2015