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Analytical Studies Branch Research Paper Series

Which Human Capital Characteristics Best Predict the Earnings of Economic Immigrants?

References

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Aydemir, A., and M. Skuterud. 2005. “Explaining the deteriorating entry earnings of Canada's immigrant cohorts: 1966–2000.” Canadian Journal of Economics 38 (2): 641–672.

Beach, C.M.,  A.G. Green and C. Worswick. 2011. Toward Improving Canada's Skilled Immigration Policy: An Evaluation Approach. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute.

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Chiswick, B.R., and P.W. Miller. 2014. International Migration and the Economics of Language. IZA Discussion Papers no. 7880. Bonn: Institute for the Study of Labor.

Ferrer, A., G. Picot, and C. Riddell. 2014. “New Directions in Immigration Policy: Canada's Evolving Approach to the Selection of Economic Immigrants.” International Migration Review. 48 (3): 846–867.

Green, D., and C. Worswick. 2010. “Entry earnings of immigrant men in Canada: The roles of labour market entry effects and returns to foreign experience.” In Canadian Immigration: Economic Evidence for a Dynamic Policy Environment. ed. T. McDonald, E. Ruddick, A. Sweetman, and C. Worswick, p. 77–110. Montréal and Kingston: Queen’s Policy Studies Series, McGill–Queen's University Press.

Hou, F., and G. Picot. 2014. Annual Levels of Immigration and Immigrant Entry Earnings in Canada. Analytical Studies Branch Research Paper Series, no. 356. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 11F0019M. Ottawa: Statistics Canada.

McHale, J., and K. Rogers. 2008. Selecting Economic Immigrants: An Actuarial Approach. Kingston, Ontario: Queen’s School of Business, Queen’s University.

Nathans, L.L., F.L. Oswald, and K. Nimon. 2012. “Interpreting multiple linear regression: A guidebook of variable importance.” Practical Assessment, Research and Evaluation 17 (9): 1–19.

Picot, G., and A. Sweetman. 2005. The Deteriorating Economic Welfare of Immigrants and Possible Causes: Update 2005. Analytical Studies Branch Research Paper Series, no. 262. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 11F0019M. Ottawa: Statistics Canada.

Picot, G., and A. Sweetman. 2012. Making It in Canada: Immigration Outcomes and Policies. IRPP Study, no. 29. Montréal: Institute of Research on Public Policy.

Picot, G., F. Hou, and T. Qiu. 2014. The Human Capital Model of Selection and the Long-run Economic Outcomes of Immigrants. Analytical Studies Branch Research Paper Series, no. 361. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 11F0019M. Ottawa: Statistics Canada.

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Sweetman, A., and C. Warman. 2013. “Canada’s immigration selection system and labour market outcomes.” Canadian Public Policy 39, supplement: S141–S164.

Woodridge, J.M. 2003. Introductory Econometrics: A Modern Approach. 2nd edition. Mason, Ohio: South-Western.

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