W. Craig Riddell

University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics

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997-1873 East Mall

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Scholarly Papers (21)

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The Impact of Education on Unemployment Incidence and Re-Employment Success: Evidence from the U.S. Labour Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5572
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Mar 2011
W. Craig Riddell and Xueda Song
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 567 (89,836)
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education, labour market transitions, unemployment, causal effects, compulsory schooling laws, child labour laws, Vietnam War draft

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Canadian Labour Market Dynamics During COVID-19

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14588
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 31 Jul 2021
McMaster Economics, McGill University, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and Dalhousie University
Downloads 117 (432,672)
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The Great Canadian Recovery: The Impact of COVID-19 on Canada's Labour Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15404
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 07 Jul 2022
McMaster Economics, McGill University, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and Dalhousie University
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COVID-19, coronavirus, job loss, unemployment, employment, transition rates

The Great Canadian Recovery: The Impact of Covid-19 on Canada's Labour Market

NBER Working Paper No. w29098
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 02 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2023
McMaster Economics, McGill University, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and Dalhousie University
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The Role of Education in Technology Use and Adoption: Evidence from the Canadian Workplace and Employee Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6377
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Mar 2012
W. Craig Riddell and Xueda Song
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 171 (318,212)
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technology use and adoption, education, causal effects, compulsory schooling laws, heterogeneity in technology

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Ageing and Literacy Skills: Evidence from Ials, All and PIAAC

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10017
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Garry F. Barrett and W. Craig Riddell
University of Sydney and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
Downloads 135 (386,278)
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human capital, ageing, cognitive skills, literacy, cohort effects

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Wages, Skills, and Technology in the United States and Canada

NBER Working Paper No. w6638
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Dec 1998 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2022
Kevin M. Murphy, W. Craig Riddell and Paul M. Romer
University of Chicago, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Education, Job Search and Re-Employment Outcomes Among the Unemployed

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6134
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Nov 2011
W. Craig Riddell and Xueda Song
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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education, adaptability, unemployment, job search, causal effects, compulsory schooling laws

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Unemployment Insurance Savings Accounts in Latin America: Overview and Assessment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5577
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Mar 2011
Ana M. Ferrer and W. Craig Riddell
University of Calgary - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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unemployment insurance, moral hazard, severance pay, Latin America, labor markets

Unemployment, Marginal Attachment and Labor Force Participation in Canada and the United States

McMaster University, Department of Economics Working Paper No. 2017-07
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 16 May 2017
Stephen Robert Glenville Jones and W. Craig Riddell
McMaster Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
Downloads 80 (561,453)
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Unemployment, Labor Force, Canada, United States, Labor Force Participation, Non-Employment, Marginal Attachment, Labor Force Transitions, Heterogeneity

Unemployment, Marginal Attachment and Labor Force Participation in Canada and the United States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10769
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 22 May 2017
Stephen Robert Glenville Jones and W. Craig Riddell
McMaster Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
Downloads 35 (830,664)
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unemployment, labor force participation, non-employment, marginal attachment, labor force transitions, heterogeneity

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New Directions in Immigration Policy: Canada's Evolving Approach to the Selection of Economic Immigrants

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8682
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Dec 2014
Ana M. Ferrer, Garnett Picot and W. Craig Riddell
University of Calgary - Department of Economics, Statistics Canada and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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migration, immigration policy, immigrant selection, points system, human capital, temporary foreign workers

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Unionization and Wage Inequality: A Comparative Study of the U.S, the U.K., and Canada

NBER Working Paper No. w9473
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 02 Feb 2003 Last Revised: 22 May 2022
David Card, Thomas Lemieux and W. Craig Riddell
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
Downloads 102 (476,067)
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Welfare versus Work Under a Negative Income Tax: Evidence from the Gary, Seattle, Denver and Manitoba Income Maintenance Experiments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14585
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 02 Aug 2021
Chris Riddell and W. Craig Riddell
University of Waterloo - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Unions and Wage Inequality: The Roles of Gender, Skill and Public Sector Employment

NBER Working Paper No. w25313
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2023
David Card, Thomas Lemieux and W. Craig Riddell
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
Downloads 46 (747,105)
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Unions and Wage Inequality: The Roles of Gender, Skill and Public Sector Employment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11964
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Dec 2018
David Card, Thomas Lemieux and W. Craig Riddell
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Citation 47

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wage inequality, wage structure, unions, collective bargaining, Canada, United States, public sector

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When Can Experimental Evidence Mislead? A Re-Assessment of Canada's Self Sufficiency Project

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9939
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Jun 2016
Chris Riddell and W. Craig Riddell
Queen's University and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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welfare-to-work policies, social experiments, Self-Sufficiency Project

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The Evolution of the Returns to Human Capital in Canada, 1980-2005

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4809
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Brahim Boudarbat, Thomas Lemieux and W. Craig Riddell
School of Industrial Relations, University of Montreal, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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human capital, wage differentials, Canada

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Is There a Tradeoff between Ethnic Diversity and Redistribution? The Case of Income Assistance in Canada

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12098
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 May 2019
W. Craig Riddell and David A. Green
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC)
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redistribution, social assistance, welfare, immigration, multiculturalism, ethnic diversity, interpersonal trust

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The Pitfalls of Work Requirements in Welfare-to-Work Policies: Experimental Evidence on Human Capital Accumulation in the Self-Sufficiency Project

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6378
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Mar 2012
Chris Riddell and W. Craig Riddell
Queen's University and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
Downloads 51 (698,144)
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welfare policy, human capital, experimental methods, earnings supplementation

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Top Incomes in Canada: Evidence from the Census

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9037
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 May 2015
Thomas Lemieux and W. Craig Riddell
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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income inequality, top incomes, labour's share, executive compensation, rent extraction

Top Incomes in Canada: Evidence from the Census

NBER Working Paper No. w21347
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 01 May 2022
Thomas Lemieux and W. Craig Riddell
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
Downloads 18 (992,085)
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Waiting for Recovery: The Canadian Labour Market in June 2020

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2020
McMaster Economics, McGill University, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and Dalhousie University
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COVID-19, Vacancies, Unemployment, Employment

Waiting for Recovery: The Canadian Labour Market in June 2020

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13466
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Jul 2020
McMaster Economics, McGill University, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and Dalhousie University
Downloads 19 (981,347)
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COVID-19, vacancies, unemployment, employment

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Ageing and Skills: The Case of Literacy Skills

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12073
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Jan 2019
Garry F. Barrett and W. Craig Riddell
University of Sydney and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
Downloads 36 (800,523)
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human capital, ageing, cognitive skills, literacy, cohort effects

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Ageing and Literacy Skills: Evidence from Canada, Norway and the United States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6424
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Mar 2012
David A. Green and W. Craig Riddell
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
Downloads 33 (824,037)
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human capital, cognitive skills, literacy, ageing

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A Helping Hand Goes a Long Way: Long-Term Effects of Counselling and Support to Workfare Program Participants

NBER Working Paper No. w30405
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 12 Sep 2022 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2023
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, Statistics Canada, University of Toronto - Department of Economics, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of Toronto
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