Leveraging postsecondary student employment into a career: The importance of remaining in the firm after graduation

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Building a résumé during one’s postsecondary studies may provide postsecondary students with an advantage in the labour market after graduation. Although there are many ways to do so, this study will investigate one previously unexplored detail that students may leverage: building human capital with a specific employer. More specifically, the study estimates the relationship between post-graduation labour market outcomes and the type of match between the student job and the post-graduation job.

Issue Number: 2021006
Author(s): Frenette, Marc; Handler, Tomasz; Chan, Ping Ching Winnie
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