Rural and Small Town Canada Analysis Bulletin

    A profile of self-employment in rural and small town Canada: Is there an impending retirement of self-employed business operators?


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    Blanchflower, David G. (2004) Self-employment: more may not be better. Swedish Economic Policy ReviewVol. 11, No. 2 (Fall), pp. 15-74.

    Bowlby, Geoff. (2007) Defining retirement. Perspectives on Labour and Income, Vol. 8, No. 2. (Ottawa: Statistics Canada, Catalogue no. 75-001).
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