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Public Policies in Canada and the United States

Philip Oreopoulos and David Card, organizers

Conference held October 27-28, 2016
Forthcoming from Journal of Labor Economics (University of Chicago Press)

ISSN: 0734-306X

The following chapters are preliminary drafts unless otherwise noted. They have not yet been subjected to the formal review process of the NBER. This page will be updated as individual chapters are revised.

Table of Contents

1. Small Differences that Matter: Differences in the Social Safety Net and the Implications for Women and Children: Hilary W. Hoynes, Mark Stabile (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
2. Push and Pull: Disability Insurance, Regional Labor Markets, and Benefit Generosity in Canada and the United States: Kevin S. Milligan, Tammy Schirle (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
3. Inequality in Mortality Over the Life Course: A Comparison of the U.S. and Canada: Michael Baker, Janet Currie, Hannes Schwandt (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
4. New Evidence on How Skills Influence Human Capital Acquisition and Early Labour Market Return to Human Capital between Canada and the United States: Steven F. Lehrer, Michael Kottelenberg (bibliographic info)
5. Unemployment, Marginal Attachment and Labour Force Participation in Canada and the United States: Stephen Jones, Craig Riddell (bibliographic info)
6. Local Labor Markets in Canada and the United States: David Albouy, Chandler Lutz, Casey Warman (bibliographic info)
7. Canada and High Skill Immigration in the U.S.: Way Station or Farm System?: Ana Damas De Matos, Daniel Parent (bibliographic info)
8. A Comparative Analysis of the Labour Market Performance of University-Educated Immigrants in Australia, Canada, and the United States: Does Policy Matter?: Andrew J. Clarke, Ana Ferrer, Mikal Skuterud (bibliographic info)
9. Geographic Spillovers of Booms: The Effects of Canada's Resource Boom on Canada-US Differences in Wages: David A. Green, Rene Morissette, Benjamin M. Sand (bibliographic info)
10. Different Paths? Human Capital Prices, Wages and Inequality in Canada and the US: Audra Bowlus, Haoming Liu, Chris Robinson (bibliographic info)
11. Intergenerational Income Mobility in Canada and the United States: Marie Connolly, Miles Corak, Catherine Haeck (bibliographic info)
 
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