Culture, Tourism and the Centre for Education Statistics
Characteristics and Labour Market Outcomes of Internationally-educated Immigrants
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- Profile of internationally-educated immigrants aged 25 to 64
- Labour market outcomes of internationally-educated immigrants aged 25 to 64
- Working in their field of study or not
- Summary and concluding remarks
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Boudarbat, Brahim and Victor Chernoff. 2009. The Determinants of Education-Job Match among Canadian University Graduates. Discussion Paper Series. IZA DP No. 4513. http://ftp.iza.org/dp4513.pdf.
Boyd, Monica and Grant Schellenberg. 2007. Re-accreditation and the occupations of immigrant doctors and engineers. Canadian Social Trends. Statistics Canada Catalogue number 11-008-XIE. Ottawa. 9 p. September 2007. /pub/11-008-x/2007004/pdf/10312-eng.pdf.
Citizenship and Immigration Canada. 2010. Application for Canadian Citizenship – Adults (18 years of age and older). CIT 0002E (03-2010). http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/pdf/kits/citizen/0002E.pdf.
Forum of Labour Market Ministers (FLMM). 2009. A Pan-Canadian Framework for the Assessment and Recognition of Foreign Qualifications. Canada's Economic Action Plan. Catalogue number HS4-91/2009E-PDF. http://www.hrsdc.gc.ca/eng/workplaceskills/publications/fcr/pcf_folder/PDF/pcf.pdf.
Galarneau, Diane and René Morrisette. 2008. Immigrants' education and required job skills. Perspectives on Labour and Income. Vol. 9 no. 12. Statistics Canada Catalogue number 75-001-X. http://statcan.gc.ca/pub/75-001-x/2008112/pdf/10766-eng.pdf.
Gilmore, Jason and Christel Le Petit. 2008. The Canadian Immigrant Labour Market in 2007: Analysis by Region of Postsecondary Education. The Immigrant Labour Force Analysis Series. Statistics Canada Catalogue number 71-606-X. /pub/71-606-x/71-606-x2008004-eng.pdf.
Heijke, H., C. Meng, and C. Ris. 2003. Fitting to the job: the role of generic and vocational competencies in adjustment and performance. Labour Economics, Vol. 10 (p215-229).
Lochhead, Clarence. 2002. Employment Sponsored Training among Recent Immigrants. Canadian Labour and Business Centre. 15 pages. http://www.cspc.ca/files/Reports/Fitting_In/Training_among_Recent_Immigrants_-_WES.pdf.
Oreopoulos, Philip. 2008. Why do Skilled Immigrants Struggle in the Labour Market: A Field Experiment with Six Thousand Résumés. Economics Department, University of British Columbia.
Picot, Garnett and Feng Hou. 2009. Seeking Success in Canada and the United States: the Determinants of Labour Market Outcomes Among the Children of Immigrants. Canadian Labour Market and Skills Researcher Network. Working Paper No. 48. http://ideas.repec.org/p/ubc/clssrn/clsrn_admin-2009-63.html.
Reitz, Jeffery. 2007. Immigrant Employment Success in Canada, Part I: Individual and Contextual Causes. Journal of International Migration and Integration 8:11-36.
Schellenberg, Grant and Hélène Maheux. 2007. Immigrants' perspectives on their first four years in Canada: Highlights from three waves of the Longitudinal Survey of Immigrants to Canada. Canadian Social Trends. Statistics Canada Catalogue number 11-008-XIE. Ottawa. 35 p. April 2007. /pub/11-008-x/2007000/pdf/9627-eng.pdf.
Scullen, Jennifer. 2008. Women in Male Dominated Trades: It's still a man's world. Prepared for the Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trades Certification Commission. 47 pages. http://www.saskapprenticeship.ca/siteimages/miscpamphlets_newletters/women_in_the_
Skof, Karl. 2010. Trends in the Trades: Registered Apprenticeship Registrations, Completions and Certification, 1991 to 2007. Education Matters. Volume 6 no. 6. Statistics Canada Catalogue number 81-004-X. /pub/81-004-x/2009006/article/11127-eng.htm.
Statistics Canada. 2005. Longitudinal Survey of Immigrants to Canada: Progress and Challenges of New Immigrants in the Workforce, 2003. Statistics Canada Catalogue number 89-615-XIE. /pub/89-615-x/89-615-x2005001-eng.pdf.
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Statistics Canada. 2008a. Educational Portrait of Canada, 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue number 97-560-X. http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/english/census06/analysis/education/pdf/97-560-XIE2006001.pdf.
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Zietsma, Danielle. 2010. Immigrants working in regulated occupations. Perspectives on Labour and Income. Vol. 11 no. 2. Statistics Canada Catalogue number 75-001-X. http://statcan.gc.ca/pub/75-001-x/2010102/pdf/11121-eng.pdf.