Time and Temporary Migration: The Case of Temporary Graduate Workers and Working Holiday Makers in Australia

@inproceedings{Robertson2014TimeAT,
  title={Time and Temporary Migration: The Case of Temporary Graduate Workers and Working Holiday Makers in Australia},
  author={Shanthi Robertson},
  year={2014}
}
This article provides an analysis of ‘being temporary’ in the context of two forms of migration that are of increasing significance to Australia: temporary graduate workers (TGWs) and working holiday makers (WHMs). Recent policy changes to these visa categories allow for extended periods of work and residence in Australia, primarily among young people who are seeking an overseas work/life experience or a pathway to more permanent migration. The article brings the various temporal dimensions of… CONTINUE READING

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