You can find older NACEW publications listed in the archive section. Topics covered include education, women and self-employment, parental leave, and the Childcare, families and work – seminar proceedings from 1999. General research papers are listed below.
The Current Position of Women in the Labour Market.
1994 Download 43kb PDF
This paper provides information on the position of women in the labour market using statistics from 1993.
Te Wahine Hanga Mahi, Women and Self Employment
December 1993 Download 251kb PDF
Prepared for NACEW by Gray Matter Research Limited, Rivers Buchan and Associates.
Te Wahine Hanga Mahi, Women and Self Employment combines analysis of statistics, a literature review and the results of interviews with 48 self employed women.
Report on Parental Leave
This report examines parental leave policies, in terms of both the labour market and wider benefits that may flow from the provision of parental leave. It gives an overview of the components and objectives of parental leave schemes. The report then focuses on New Zealand provisions available under the Parental Leave and Employment Protection Act (PLEPA) 1987, and discusses three key issues: payment, eligibility and information issues.