Welfare Dynamics in Canada: The Role of Individual Attributes and Economic-policy Variables - ARCHIVED

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In this paper, Canadian longitudinal tax-based data are used to estimate models of the receipt of social assistance, or welfare, in a given year as well as the underlying dynamics: entry onto social assistance from one year to another, exit from a given spell of social assistance and re-entry onto social assistance after the end of a previous spell.

Issue Number: 2004231
Author(s): Finnie, Ross; Irvine, Ian; Sceviour, Roger
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PDFOctober 25, 2004