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Labour market adjustment issues in Canada

Kumar, Pradeep.

Labour market adjustment issues in Canada

an industrial relations perspective

by Kumar, Pradeep.

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Published by Industrial Relations Centre, Queen"s University in Kingston, Ont., Canada .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Full employment policies -- Canada.,
    • Business and education -- Canada.,
    • Education and state -- Canada.,
    • Industrial relations -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPradeep Kumar.
      SeriesQueen"s papers in industrial relations ;, 1991-6
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD5728 .K8 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination28 p. ;
      Number of Pages28
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1306103M
      ISBN 10088886308X
      LC Control Number92173896

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kumar, Pradeep, Labour market adjustment issues in Canada. Kingston, Ont., Canada: Industrial Relations Centre. Adapting to change: labour market adjustment in Canada Author: W Craig Riddell ; Royal Commission on the Economic Union and Development Prospects for Canada.

This paper provides a quantitative assessment of the relative importance of different labor market adjustment mechanisms in Canada and the United States and also examines the effects of the unemployment insurance (UI) system on labor market adjustment.

At the aggregate level, employment growth shocks result in similar unemployment rate responses but smaller wage responses in Canada Author: Alun H. Thomas, Eswar S Prasad. The paper assesses the labour market adjustment experiences of Canadian workers who were permanently laid off between and Such lay-offs could be due to structural or cyclical causes.

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The book suggests that the “system Author: Bob Barnetson. Get this from a library. Labor market adjustment in Canada and the United States. [Eswar Prasad; Alun H Thomas; International Monetary Fund. Research Department.; International Monetary Fund.

Western Hemisphere Department.] -- A number of explanations have been advanced for the unemployment gap between Canada and the United States that opened up in the early s and has persisted since then.

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Labor market adjustment in Canada and the United States. [Washington, D.C.]: International Monetary Fund, Research and Western Hemisphere Departments, © (OCoLC) According to the Labour Force Survey (LFS), the total size of the Canadian labour force was million in Canadian-born individuals accounted for million (%) of the total and immigrants accounted for close to 4 million (%).

The remaining(%) are “non-landed immigrants” who are in the labour force. This paper takes a different approach from previous literature by providing a quantitative assessment of the relative importance of various labor market adjustment mechanisms in Canada and the United States.

The paper also directly examines the effects of the unemployment insurance (UI) system on labor market adjustment. – A first attempt at establishing a national trade union centre is made by the founding of the Canadian Labour Union.

It later dissolves in s. – The Trades and Labour Congress of Canada (TLC), a Canada-wide central federation of trade unions, is formed. – Royal Commission on the Relations of Labour and Capital. Characteristics of the Labour Market. 1Institutional constraints (unions): important in Canada where about 1/3 of the work force is unionized.

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