National Homelessness Conference 2018

Prof Paul Flatau

Director, Centre for Social Impact, University of Western Australia

Paul Flatau Professor Paul Flatau is the Director of the Centre for Social Impact at the University of Western Australia (CSI UWA). The CSI UWA is a research, teaching and public engagement centre with a focus on working with others to bring about positive social and economic change in Australia.

Paul has over 100 publications covering a broad range of fields including labour economics, the history of economic thought, and social policy. Paul has made significant contribution to homelessness research in Australia. His most recent work covers topics such as inter-generational homelessness, homelessness and service integration, the costs of homelessness, youth homelessness, refugees and homelessness and the impact of homelessness programs such as the Michael project, Misha and the Journey to Social Inclusion.