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The Impact on Community Services of Staff and Service Reductions, Privatisation and Outsourcing of Public Services - South Australia

Beth Cook, Victor Quirk and William Mitchell, Centre of Full Employment and Equity (CofFEE), The University of Newcastle

This publication was prepared for the Community and Public Sector Union (SPSF Group) on the impact on community services of staff and service reductions, privatisation and outsourcing of public services.

It details shifts in South Australia's public sector over recent decades. It outlines particularly significant changes to fiscal policy, public sector expenditure costs, privatisation developments, public service outsourcing, creation of public private partnerships and inadequate public service provisions.

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