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A New Direction for the 457 Visa influenced by Dr Joanna Howe’s research

The subclass 457 visa has been the subject of increasing controversy ever since it became a political issue in the lead up to the 2013 Federal election. There was widespread concern the 457 visa was being rorted by employers using temporary migrant workers in areas where no domestic skill shortage existed. Dr Joanna Howe from […]

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How a crackdown on 457 visas could work – Dr Joanna Howe reports in ‘The Age’

Dr Joanna Howe is a lecturer at Adelaide Law school. Last month she presented a joint submission on behalf of Adelaide Law School to the inquiry into 457 visas by the Senate’s legal and constitutional affairs committee. To read about what Dr Joanna Howe recently said in ‘The Age’ newspaper, please read How a crackdown […]

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