Encyclopedia of Oceania by Cory T. Meadows

By Cory T. Meadows

This e-book provides very important learn on Oceania. subject matters mentioned herein contain the heritage and U.S. kinfolk with Australia; in a foreign country employees and the position institutions; fisheries administration; history and bilateral kinfolk with the U.S. and New Zealand; U.S. safety deployments in Guam; and the Marshall Islands and Micronesia.

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64 Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade, ―Australia‘s Autonomous Sanctions: Fiji,‖ December 2006. 65 Jonathan Pealman, ―Push to Block Fiji from UN Peacekeeping,‖ Sydney Morning Herald, April 29, 2009. 66 Dan Oakes, ―Fijian Shadow Looms Over the Pacific Islands Forum,‖ The Age, September 6, 2011. 67 Bruce Gale, ―Australia Rudd-erless in the South Pacific? Straits Times, April 20, 2011. 68 Dan Oakes, ―Hard Line on Fiji May Be Easing,‖ The Age, September 8, 2011. 69 ―Dictators Must Not Hold Sway in Pacific,‖ Dominion Post, January 4, 2010.

The variables included in X cover the graduates‘ gender, English-speaking background, residency status5, mode of enrolment, further study status, university group, broad field of study, self-employment status, length of employment, industry of employment, sector of employment, year of graduation and labor market experience. The model contains the age of the graduate and the years of tenure in the present job as proxies for experience, with both proxies entered into the estimating equation in quadratic form.

The results are presented in Table 2. Panels (i), (iii) and (v) Overeducation in the Australian Graduate Labor Market 33 of Table 2 presents the estimated coefficients that record the impact of the explanatory variables on the log of the odds ratio of being over-educated relative to being correctly matched. Panels (ii), (iv) and (vi) present the marginal effects computed from these estimates that show the effect of the explanatory variable on the probability of being over-educated. A positive signed coefficient or marginal effect shows that the variable increases the likelihood of being over-educated rather than being correctly matched, and to that extent is an indication of less successful absorption into the Australian graduate labor market.

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