W. Craig Riddell

University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics

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997-1873 East Mall

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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
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education, labour market transitions, unemployment, causal effects, compulsory schooling laws, child labour laws, Vietnam War draft

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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
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technology use and adoption, education, causal effects, compulsory schooling laws, heterogeneity in technology

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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

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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: 10 Oct 2010
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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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: 09 Oct 2009
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 81 (296,177)
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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
Downloads 45 (396,510)
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migration, immigration policy, immigrant selection, points system, human capital, temporary foreign workers

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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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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
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human capital, ageing, cognitive skills, literacy, cohort effects

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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

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
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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
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unemployment, labor force participation, non-employment, marginal attachment, labor force transitions, heterogeneity

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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 Role of Credentials in the Canadian Labour Market

Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 35, pp. 879-905, 2002
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Dec 2002
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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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
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welfare policy, human capital, experimental methods, earnings supplementation

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Education, Credentials, and Immigrant Earnings

Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 41, Issue 1, pp. 186-216, February 2008
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Jan 2008
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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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
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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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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wage inequality, wage structure, unions, collective bargaining, Canada, United States, public sector

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
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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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
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human capital, cognitive skills, literacy, ageing

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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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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
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human capital, ageing, cognitive skills, literacy, cohort effects