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Working Papers

2019

  1. Is There a Tradeoff between Ethnic Diversity and Redistribution? The Case of Income Assistance in Canada
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in CLEF Working Paper Series, Canadian Labour Economics Forum (CLEF), University of Waterloo (2017) Downloads

2017

  1. Economy Wide Spillovers From Booms: Long Distance Commuting and the Spread of Wage Effects
    Microeconomics.ca working papers, Vancouver School of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Chapter (2016)
    Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2019)

2016

  1. Immigration, Business Ownership and Employment in Canada
    Analytical Studies Branch Research Paper Series, Statistics Canada, Analytical Studies Branch Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Immigration, propriete d'entreprises et emploi au Canada
    Direction des études analytiques : documents de recherche, Statistics Canada, Direction des études analytiques Downloads
  3. The UK wage premium puzzle: how did a large increase in university graduates leave the education premium unchanged?
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (6)

2014

  1. Has the Canadian Labour Market Polarized?
    CLSSRN working papers, Vancouver School of Economics Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique (2015)
  2. In Search of Labor Demand
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2018)
  3. What is a minimum wage for? Empirical results and theories of justice
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Canadian Public Policy (2014)

2013

  1. Spatial Equilibrium with Unemployment and Wage Bargaining: Theory and Estimation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Urban Economics (2014)
  2. The Great Reversal in the Demand for Skill and Cognitive Tasks
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (45)
    Also in STICERD - Public Economics Programme Discussion Papers, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE (2013) Downloads View citations (36)
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2013) Downloads View citations (41)

    See also Chapter (2013)
    Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2016)

2012

  1. Ageing and Literacy Skills: Evidence from Canada, Norway and the United States
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in CLSSRN working papers, Vancouver School of Economics (2012) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Labour Economics (2013)
  2. Canadian Inequality: Recent Development and Policy Options
    CLSSRN working papers, Vancouver School of Economics Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Journal Article in Canadian Public Policy (2012)

2011

  1. Long Term Consequences of Natural Resource Booms for Human Capital Accumulation
    CLSSRN working papers, Vancouver School of Economics Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in ILR Review (2012)
  2. The impact of minimum wages on quit, layoff and hiring rates
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2013)

2010

  1. Ability, Parental Valuation of Education and the High School Dropout Decision
    CLSSRN working papers, Vancouver School of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies (2009) Downloads View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2014)
  2. How Much Is Employment Increased by Cutting Labor Costs? Estimating the Elasticity of Job Creation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Minimum wage setting and standards of fairness
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads

2009

  1. Understanding the wage patterns of Canadian less skilled workers: the role of implicit contracts
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique (2010)

2007

  1. Spill-Overs from Good Jobs
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)

2006

  1. Nouvelle analyse des tendances recentes de l'inegalite du revenu apres impot au Canada au moyen des donnees de recensement
    Direction des études analytiques : documents de recherche, Statistics Canada, Direction des études analytiques Downloads View citations (1)
  2. 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 (5)

2004

  1. Breaking the cycle? The effect of education on welfare receipt among children of welfare recipients
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2007)
  2. Changes in the world distribution of output-per-worker 1960-98: how a standard decomposition tells an unorthodox story
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads
    Also in IDEI Working Papers, Institut d'Économie Industrielle (IDEI), Toulouse (2003) Downloads
  3. Croissance de l'inegalite du revenu pendant les annees 1990: exploration de trois sources de donnees
    Direction des études analytiques : documents de recherche, Statistics Canada, Direction des études analytiques Downloads View citations (3)
  4. Immigrant earnings profiles in the presence of human capital investment: measuring cohort and macro effects
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in Labour Economics (2012)
  5. Rising Income Inequality in the 1990s: An Exploration of Three Data Sources
    Analytical Studies Branch Research Paper Series, Statistics Canada, Analytical Studies Branch Downloads View citations (11)

2002

  1. Changes in U.S. Wages 1976-2000: Ongoing Skill Bias or Major Technological Change?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2005)
  2. Decomposing the Twin-peaks in the World Distribution of Output-per-worker
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)

2001

  1. Population Growth, Technological Adoption and Economic Outcomes: A Theory of Cross-Country Differences for the Information Era
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)

2000

  1. The Changing Structure of Wages in the US and Germany: What Explains the Differences?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (25)

1998

  1. What is Driving US and Canadian Wages: Exogenous Technical Change or Endogenous Choice of Technique?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (33)

1997

  1. Cohort Patterns in Canadian Earnings: Assessing the Role of Skill Premia in Inequality Trends
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Journal Article in Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique (2000)

1995

  1. L'admissibilite a l'assurance-chomage: une analyse empirique au Canada
    Working Papers, Gouvernement du Canada - Human Resources
  2. La duree d'emploi et l'assurance-chomage: emplois saisonniers et non saisonniers
    Working Papers, Gouvernement du Canada - Human Resources

1991

  1. Design Issues Relating to the Wage Subsidy / Self-Sufficiency Project
    Working Papers, Gouvernement du Canada - Human Resources Development

Undated

  1. Differences in Earnings and Wage Distributions between Canada and the United States: An Application of a Semi-Parametric Estimator of Distribution Functions with Covariates
    Working Papers, University of California at Berkeley, Econometrics Laboratory Software Archive Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Literacy, Numeracy and Labour Market Outcomes in Canada
    Canadian International Labour Network Working Papers, McMaster University Downloads View citations (7)

Journal Articles

2020

  1. Considerations for Basic Income as a Covid-19 Response
    SPP Briefing Papers, 2020, 13, (11) Downloads
  2. Introduction to special section in honour of W. Craig Riddell
    Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, 2020, 53, (1), 5-11 Downloads

2019

  1. Economy-Wide Spillovers from Booms: Long-Distance Commuting and the Spread of Wage Effects
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2019, 37, (S2), S643 - S687 Downloads
    See also Chapter (2016)
    Working Paper (2017)

2018

  1. In Search of Labor Demand
    American Economic Review, 2018, 108, (9), 2714-57 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2017

  1. Canadian economics research on immigration through the lens of theories of justice
    Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, 2017, 50, (5), 1262-1303 Downloads
    Also in Canadian Journal of Economics, 2017, 50, (5), 1262-1303 (2017) Downloads View citations (1)

2016

  1. Immigration and the Canadian Earnings Distribution in the First Half of the Twentieth Century
    The Journal of Economic History, 2016, 76, (2), 387-426 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. The Great Reversal in the Demand for Skill and Cognitive Tasks
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2016, 34, (S1), S199 - S247 Downloads View citations (90)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
    Chapter (2013)

2015

  1. Chasing after good jobs. Do they exist and does it matter if they do?
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 2015, 48, (4), 1215-1265 Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, 2015, 48, (4), 1215-1265 (2015) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Has the Canadian labour market polarized?
    Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, 2015, 48, (2), 612-646 Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in Canadian Journal of Economics, 2015, 48, (2), 612-646 (2015) Downloads View citations (20)

    See also Working Paper (2014)
  3. Inequality in Canada: Symposium introduction
    Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, 2015, 48, (2), 647-654 Downloads
    Also in Canadian Journal of Economics, 2015, 48, (2), 647-654 (2015) Downloads View citations (1)

2014

  1. Ability, Parental Valuation of Education, and the High School Dropout Decision
    Journal of Human Resources, 2014, 49, (4), 906-944 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  2. Spatial equilibrium with unemployment and wage bargaining: Theory and estimation
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2014, 79, (C), 2-19 Downloads View citations (38)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  3. The Declining Fortunes of the Young since 2000
    American Economic Review, 2014, 104, (5), 381-86 Downloads View citations (28)
  4. What Is a Minimum Wage For? Empirical Results and Theories of Justice
    Canadian Public Policy, 2014, 40, (4), 293-314 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2013

  1. Ageing and literacy skills: Evidence from Canada, Norway and the United States
    Labour Economics, 2013, 22, (C), 16-29 Downloads View citations (21)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  2. The Impact of Minimum Wages on Labour Market Transitions
    Economic Journal, 2013, 123, (12), 1203-1235 Downloads View citations (31)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2012

  1. Canadian Inequality: Recent Developments and Policy Options
    Canadian Public Policy, 2012, 38, (2), 121-145 Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  2. Does Industrial Composition Matter for Wages? A Test of Search and Bargaining Theory
    Econometrica, 2012, 80, (3), 1063-1104 Downloads View citations (72)
  3. Immigrant earnings profiles in the presence of human capital investment: Measuring cohort and macro effects
    Labour Economics, 2012, 19, (2), 241-259 Downloads View citations (36)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  4. Leadership effects: school principals and student outcomes
    Economics of Education Review, 2012, 31, (1), 92-109 Downloads View citations (38)
  5. Long-Term Consequences of Natural Resource Booms for Human Capital Accumulation
    ILR Review, 2012, 65, (3), 708-734 Downloads View citations (21)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. The Importance of the Long Form Census to Canada
    Canadian Public Policy, 2010, 36, (3), 383-388 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Understanding the wage patterns of Canadian less skilled workers: the role of implicit contracts
    Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, 2010, 43, (1), 373-403 Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Canadian Journal of Economics, 2010, 43, (1), 373-403 (2010) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Working Paper (2009)

2009

  1. Taxes, Transfers, and Canadian Income Inequality
    Canadian Public Policy, 2009, 35, (4), 389-411 Downloads View citations (3)

2007

  1. A Cautionary Discussion about Relying on Human Capital Policy to Meet Redistributive Goals
    Canadian Public Policy, 2007, 33, (4), 397-418 View citations (1)
  2. Breaking the cycle? The effect of education on welfare receipt among children of welfare recipients
    Journal of Public Economics, 2007, 91, (7-8), 1369-1398 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  3. The impact of unionization on the incidence of and sources of payment for training in Canada
    Empirical Economics, 2007, 32, (2), 465-489 Downloads View citations (3)
  4. The tale of the tails: Canadian income inequality in the 1980s and 1990s
    Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, 2007, 40, (3), 734-764 Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Canadian Journal of Economics, 2007, 40, (3), 734-764 (2007) View citations (13)

2006

  1. The Effect of Literacy on Immigrant Earnings
    Journal of Human Resources, 2006, 41, (2) Downloads View citations (63)

2005

  1. Changes in U.S. Wages, 19762000: Ongoing Skill Bias or Major Technological Change?
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2005, 23, (3), 609-648 Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  2. Changes in the World Distribution of Output Per Worker, 1960-1998: How a Standard Decomposition Tells an Unorthodox Story
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2005, 87, (4), 741-753 Downloads View citations (16)
  3. Demographics and recent productivity performance: insights from cross-country comparisons
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 2005, 38, (2), 309-344 Downloads View citations (16)
    Also in Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, 2005, 38, (2), 309-344 (2005) Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Explaining Productivity Growth: The Role of Demographics
    International Productivity Monitor, 2005, 10, 45-58 Downloads View citations (5)

2004

  1. Tightening a welfare system: the effects of benefit denial on future welfare receipt
    Journal of Public Economics, 2004, 88, (7-8), 1471-1493 Downloads View citations (1)

2003

  1. Literacy and earnings: an investigation of the interaction of cognitive and unobserved skills in earnings generation
    Labour Economics, 2003, 10, (2), 165-184 Downloads View citations (79)
  2. Wages and Employment in the United States and Germany: What Explains the Differences?
    American Economic Review, 2003, 93, (3), 573-602 Downloads View citations (64)

2002

  1. Population Growth, Technological Adoption, and Economic Outcomes in the Information Era
    Review of Economic Dynamics, 2002, 5, (4), 749-774 Downloads View citations (5)

2000

  1. Cohort patterns in Canadian earnings: assessing the role of skill premia in inequality trends
    Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, 2000, 33, (4), 907-936 Downloads View citations (28)
    Also in Canadian Journal of Economics, 2000, 33, (4), 907-936 (2000) Downloads View citations (83)

    See also Working Paper (1997)
  2. Differences in Wage Distributions Between Canada and the United States: An Application of a Flexible Estimator of Distribution Functions in the Presence of Covariates
    Review of Economic Studies, 2000, 67, (4), 609-633 Downloads View citations (118)

1999

  1. Immigrant Occupational Attainment: Assimilation and Mobility over Time
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1999, 17, (1), 49-79 Downloads View citations (51)
  2. The Economic Goals of Canada's Immigration Policy, Past and Present
    Canadian Public Policy, 1999, 25, (4), 425-451 Downloads View citations (33)

1998

  1. Unemployment Insurance and Job Durations: Seasonal and Non-Seasonal Jobs
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 1998, 31, (2), 247-278 Downloads View citations (35)

1997

  1. Qualifying for Unemployment Insurance: An Empirical Analysis
    Economic Journal, 1997, 107, (440), 67-84 Downloads View citations (56)

1995

  1. Canadian Immigration Policy: The Effectiveness of the Point System and Other Instruments
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 1995, 28, (4b), 1006-41 View citations (45)

1993

  1. Balanced Growth and the Geographical Distribution of European Immigrant Arrivals to Canada, 1900-1912
    Explorations in Economic History, 1993, 30, (1), 31-59 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. The Economic Effects of Unemployment Insurance in Canada: An Empirical Analysis of UI Disentitlement
    Journal of Labor Economics, 1993, 11, (1), S96-147 Downloads View citations (28)

1990

  1. Assessing Empirical Approaches for Analyzing Taxes and Labor Supply
    Journal of Human Resources, 1990, 25, (3), 415-490 Downloads View citations (272)

Books

2013

  1. Le Québec économique 2012: Le point sur le revenu des Québécois
    CIRANO Monographs, CIRANO Downloads

Chapters

2016

  1. Economy-Wide Spillovers from Booms: Long-Distance Commuting and the Spread of Wage Effects
    A chapter in Small Differences II: Public Policies in Canada and the United States, 2016
    See also Working Paper (2017)
    Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2019)

2013

  1. The Great Reversal in the Demand for Skill and Cognitive Tasks
    A chapter in Labor Markets in the Aftermath of the Great Recession, 2013, pp 199-247 View citations (34)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2016)
    Working Paper (2013)

Editor

  1. Canadian Journal of Economics
    Canadian Economics Association
 
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