• Pilbara’s boom a ‘resource curse’ for some
Pilbara’s boom a ‘resource curse’ for some
11 Jan, 2019, No Comment

Summary: The average income of Aborig­inal people with jobs in Western Australia’s Pilbara region has more than doubled to $93,000 on the back of the resources boom of a lifetime, and the proportion of the region’s indigenous people in upper income brackets has climbed from 10 per cent to 35 per cent.....