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Latest media releases

Tale of two suburbs: Gambling in suburban Australia

Media release — July 2016

New research by the Australian Gambling Research Centre has found that gambling addiction is having a much bigger impact on families in Melbourne's western suburbs, compared to those in Melbourne's east.

More humanitarian migrants find jobs

More humanitarian migrants find jobs

Media release — July 2016

A study tracking the settlement experiences of a group of newly arrived humanitarian migrants in Australia has recorded an increase in those who have moved into employment.

Parents' risky drinking linked to kids alcohol use

Media release — June 2016

Levels of risky drinking among Australian parents is a strong factor influencing their teenage children to try alcohol, according to a new study by the Australian Institute of Family Studies.

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