Development and Principles of the National Disability Insurance Scheme

@article{Walsh2013DevelopmentAP,
  title={Development and Principles of the National Disability Insurance Scheme},
  author={J. Walsh and Sarah E Johnson},
  journal={Labor: Demographics & Economics of the Family eJournal},
  year={2013}
}
  • J. Walsh, Sarah E Johnson
  • Published 2013
  • Economics
  • Labor: Demographics & Economics of the Family eJournal
  • The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) has been called ‘the most fundamental social policy reform since the introduction of Medicare’. In this article, we document the chronology of the insurance and actuarial developments leading up to the NDIS. We describe the critical components of the ‘insurance model’ in this context and how these apply in a human services framework like disability and potentially other areas. We then briefly document the Productivity Commission's vision for the… CONTINUE READING
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