The impact of working in a non-official language on the occupations and earnings of immigrants in Canada - ARCHIVED

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This article explores the implications of working in a language other than English or French for immigrants in Canada. It looks at the occupations and industries in which immigrants who use non-official languages on the job are found. Holding other factors constant, it also looks at the impact on employment earnings and the financial returns to education for immigrants who work in languages other than English or French.

Issue Number: 2009001
Author(s): Thomas, Derrick

Main Product: Canadian Social Trends

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