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Postal address:Vancouver School of Economics, University of British Columbia 997 - 1873 East Mall Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1
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National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), (more information at EDIRC)
C. D. Howe Institute, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2014

  1. Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: Disability Insurance Programs and Retirement - Introduction and Summary
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2013

  1. A Comparison of Micro and Macro Expenditure Measures Across Countries Using Differing Survey Methods
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Chapter (2014)
  2. Boy-Girl Differences in Parental Time Investments: Evidence from Three Countries
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Employer-provided pensions, incomes, and hardship in early transitions to retirement
    CLSSRN working papers, Vancouver School of Economics Downloads
  4. Health and Work at Older Ages: Using Mortality to Assess the Capacity to Work across Countries
    Discussion Papers, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (1)
  5. The Retirement Income System and the Risks Faced by Canadian Seniors
    CLSSRN working papers, Vancouver School of Economics Downloads View citations (1)

2012

  1. Canadian Inequality: Recent Development and Policy Options
    CLSSRN working papers, Vancouver School of Economics Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Canadian Public Policy (2012)
  2. How is Economic Hardship Avoided by Those Retiring Before the Social Security Entitlement Age?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)

2011

  1. Maternity Leave and Children’s Cognitive and Behavioral Development
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
  2. Social Security and Retirement around the World: Historical Trends in Mortality and Health, Employment, and Disability Insurance Participation and Reforms - Introduction and Summary
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)

2010

  1. Do Child Tax Benefits Affect the Wellbeing of Children? Evidence from Canadian Child Benefit Expansions
    STICERD - Public Economics Programme Discussion Papers, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2008) Downloads View citations (7)
    CLSSRN working papers, Vancouver School of Economics (2009) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2011)

2009

  1. O Sister, Where Art Thou? The Role of Son Preference and Sex Choice: Evidence from Immigrants to Canada
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Retirement Income Security and Well-Being in Canada
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: The Relationship to Youth Employment, Introduction and Summary
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)

2008

  1. Evidence From Maternity Leave Expansions of the Impact of Maternal Care on Early Child Development
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2010)

2007

  1. Maternal employment, breastfeeding, and health: Evidence from maternity leave mandates
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (2008)
  2. The Evolution of Elderly Poverty in Canada
    Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population Research Papers, McMaster University Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Canadian Public Policy (2008)

2006

  1. Effets incitatifs associes a l'aide sociale: approche de discontinuite de la regression
    Direction des etudes analytiques : documents de recherche, Statistics Canada, Direction des etudes analytiques Downloads View citations (2)
  2. How Household Portfolios Evolve After Retirement: The Effect of Aging and Health Shocks
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Income and Wealth (2009)
  3. Incentive Effects of Social Assistance: A Regression Discontinuity Approach
    Analytical Studies Branch Research Paper Series, Statistics Canada, Analytical Studies Branch Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2004) Downloads View citations (10)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Econometrics (2008)
  4. Nouvelle analyse des tendances recentes de l'inegalite du revenu apres impot au Canada au moyen des donnees de recensement
    Direction des etudes analytiques : documents de recherche, Statistics Canada, Direction des etudes analytiques Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Revisiting Recent Trends in Canadian After-Tax Income Inequality Using Census Data
    Analytical Studies Branch Research Paper Series, Statistics Canada, Analytical Studies Branch Downloads View citations (4)
  6. Universal Childcare, Maternal Labor Supply, and Family Well-Being
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2005) Downloads View citations (38)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (2008)

2005

  1. How Does Job-Protected Maternity Leave Affect Mothers' Employment and Infant Health?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (17)
  2. How Portfolios Evolve After Retirement: The Effect of Health Shocks
    Working Papers, Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, Center for Retirement Research Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Regional Grants as Pork Barrel Politics
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (12)

2004

  1. Life-Cycle Asset Accumulation and Allocation in Canada
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population Research Papers, McMaster University (2004) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in Canadian Journal of Economics (2005)
  2. The Integration of Child Tax Credits and Welfare: Evidence from the National Child Benefit Program
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)

2003

  1. Does Education Improve Citizenship? Evidence from the U.S. and the U.K
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (62)
  2. Simulating the Response to Reform of Canada's Income Security Programs
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2002

  1. Subsidizing the Stork: New Evidence on Tax Incentives and Fertility
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2005)

2001

  1. Tax-Preferred Savings Accounts and Marginal Tax Rates: Evidence on RRSP Participation
    Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population Research Papers, McMaster University Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Canadian Journal of Economics (2002)
  2. The Retirement Incentive Effects of Canada's Income Security Programs
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population Research Papers, McMaster University (2001) Downloads View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in Canadian Journal of Economics (2003)

2000

  1. How Do Contribution Limits Affect Contributions to Tax-Preferred Savings Accounts?
    Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population Research Papers, McMaster University Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2003)

Journal Articles

2013

  1. Son Preference and the Persistence of Culture: Evidence from South and East Asian Immigrants to Canada
    Population and Development Review, 2013, 39, (1), 75-95 Downloads View citations (2)

2012

  1. Canadian Inequality: Recent Developments and Policy Options
    Canadian Public Policy, 2012, 38, (2), 121-145 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  2. Comparing Nest Eggs: How CPP Reform Affects Retirement Choices
    C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, 2012, (352) Downloads

2011

  1. Do Child Tax Benefits Affect the Well-Being of Children? Evidence from Canadian Child Benefit Expansions
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2011, 3, (3), 175-205 Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  2. The design of tax policy in Canada: thoughts prompted by Richard Blundell's `Empirical evidence and tax policy design'
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 2011, 44, (4), 1184-1194 Downloads

2010

  1. Evidence from Maternity Leave Expansions of the Impact of Maternal Care on Early Child Development
    Journal of Human Resources, 2010, 45, (1) Downloads View citations (21)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. The Importance of the Long Form Census to Canada
    Canadian Public Policy, 2010, 36, (3), 383-388 Downloads

2009

  1. Child Benefits, Maternal Employment, and Children's Health: Evidence from Canadian Child Benefit Expansions
    American Economic Review, 2009, 99, (2), 128-32 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. HOW HOUSEHOLD PORTFOLIOS EVOLVE AFTER RETIREMENT: THE EFFECT OF AGING AND HEALTH SHOCKS
    Review of Income and Wealth, 2009, 55, (2), 226-248 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  3. Taxes, Transfers, and Canadian Income Inequality
    Canadian Public Policy, 2009, 35, (4), 389-411 Downloads
  4. The Report of the Expert Panel on Older Workers: How Should Public Pensions Be Improved?
    Canadian Public Policy, 2009, 35, (4), 493-498 Downloads

2008

  1. Campaign spending limits, incumbent spending, and election outcomes
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 2008, 41, (4), 1351-1374 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. How Does Job-Protected Maternity Leave Affect Mothers' Employment?
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2008, 26, (4), 655-691 Downloads View citations (30)
  3. Improving the Labour Market Incentives of Canada's Public Pensions
    Canadian Public Policy, 2008, 34, (3), 281-304 Downloads View citations (5)
  4. Incentive effects of social assistance: A regression discontinuity approach
    Journal of Econometrics, 2008, 142, (2), 807-828 Downloads View citations (58)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  5. Maternal employment, breastfeeding, and health: Evidence from maternity leave mandates
    Journal of Health Economics, 2008, 27, (4), 871-887 Downloads View citations (38)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  6. The Evolution of Elderly Poverty in Canada
    Canadian Public Policy, 2008, 34, (s1), 79-94 View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  7. Universal Child Care, Maternal Labor Supply, and Family Well-Being
    Journal of Political Economy, 2008, 116, (4), 709-745 Downloads View citations (127)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2007

  1. The integration of child tax credits and welfare: Evidence from the Canadian National Child Benefit program
    Journal of Public Economics, 2007, 91, (1-2), 305-326 Downloads View citations (16)
  2. The tale of the tails: Canadian income inequality in the 1980s and 1990s
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 2007, 40, (3), 734-764 Downloads View citations (5)

2005

  1. Life-cycle asset accumulation and allocation in Canada
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 2005, 38, (3), 1057-1106 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. Subsidizing the Stork: New Evidence on Tax Incentives and Fertility
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2005, 87, (3), 539-555 Downloads View citations (55)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2004

  1. Does education improve citizenship? Evidence from the United States and the United Kingdom
    Journal of Public Economics, 2004, 88, (9-10), 1667-1695 Downloads View citations (101)

2003

  1. How do contribution limits affect contributions to tax-preferred savings accounts?
    Journal of Public Economics, 2003, 87, (2), 253-281 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  2. The retirement incentive effects of Canada's Income Security programs
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 2003, 36, (2), 261-290 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2002

  1. Tax-preferred savings accounts and marginal tax rates: evidence on RRSP participation
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 2002, 35, (3), 436-456 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

Chapters

2014

  1. A Comparison of Micro and Macro Expenditure Measures across Countries using Differing Survey Methods
    A chapter in Improving the Measurement of Consumer Expenditures, 2014 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. Option Value of Disability Insurance in Canada
    A chapter in Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: Disability Insurance Programs and Retirement, 2014 Downloads

2012

  1. Disability Insurance Programs in Canada
    A chapter in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Historical Trends in Mortality and Health, Employment, and Disability Insurance Participation and Reforms, 2012, pp 327-358 Downloads
  2. Introduction and Summary to "Social Security and Retirement around the World: Historical Trends in Mortality and Health, Employment, and Disability Insurance Participation and Reforms"
    A chapter in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Historical Trends in Mortality and Health, Employment, and Disability Insurance Participation and Reforms, 2012, pp 1-39 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The Long-Run Growth of Disability Insurance in the United States
    A chapter in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Historical Trends in Mortality and Health, Employment, and Disability Insurance Participation and Reforms, 2012, pp 359-389 Downloads

2010

  1. Do Elderly Workers Substitute for Younger Workers in the United States?
    A chapter in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: The Relationship to Youth Employment, 2010, pp 345-360 Downloads
  2. Introduction and Summary
    A chapter in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: The Relationship to Youth Employment, 2010, pp 1-45 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. The Interaction of Youth and Elderly Labor Markets in Canada
    A chapter in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: The Relationship to Youth Employment, 2010, pp 77-97 Downloads

2007

  1. Simulating the Response to Reform of Canada
    A chapter in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Fiscal Implications of Reform, 2007, pp 83-118 Downloads View citations (2)

2004

  1. Income Security Programs and Retirement in Canada
    A chapter in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Micro-Estimation, 2004, pp 99-152 Downloads View citations (8)
 
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