You are here

Labour Market and Income

Much of the research undertaken with data available through the CRDCN is related to labour market and income issues. This section was developed to help find relevant news, publications, and videos.

Health Effect of Guaranteed Annual Income

The Town with No Poverty: Health Effects of Guaranteed Annual Income featuring the work of Manitoba RDC academic director Evelyn Forget was recently released by the Population Change and Life Course cluster in its Policy Brief series. Originally published in Canadian Public Policy, her analysis of an original Manitoba experiment conducted in the 1970s reveals that guaranteed annual income could significantly reduce health care costs by improving population health.

Labour Market Matters

The Canadian Labour Market and Skills Researcher Network (CLSRN) has just released two new working papers.

Income Inequality in Canada

Thanks to Liberal MP Scott Brison, the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance will examine income inequality in Canada. For those of you working on this important question, this is a great opportunity to contribute to the adoption of evidence-based public policy. 

27 July 2012 - 11:35am |


Related Videos