Earnings of one-step and two-step economic immigrants: Comparisons from the arrival year

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Description: Since the early 2000s, the two-step immigration selection process, through which economic immigrants are chosen from the pool of temporary foreign workers, has expanded rapidly. This article compares earnings of one-step and two-step economic immigrants from the year of arrival, with a focus on the comparison within major admission classes. It further examines whether the results of the comparison have changed across arrival cohorts from the 2000s to the 2010s.
Issue Number: 2024001
Author(s): Picot, Garnett; Hou, Feng
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