Miles Corak

Statistics Canada

Family and Labour Studies

Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0T6

Canada

University of Ottawa

2292 Edwin Crescent

Ottawa, Ontario K2C 1H7

Canada

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

Family Income and Participation in Post-Secondary Education

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Jan 2004
Miles Corak, Garth Lipps and John Zhao
Statistics Canada, Government of Canada - Analytical Studies Branch and Government of Canada - Analytical Studies Branch
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university, educational finance, intergenerational mobility

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Principles and Practicalities for Measuring Child Poverty in the Rich Countries

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 04 May 2005
Miles Corak
Statistics Canada
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I30, I32, I38

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Do Poor Children Become Poor Adults? Lessons from a Cross Country Comparison of Generational Earnings Mobility

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1993
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 08 Mar 2006
Miles Corak
Statistics Canada
Downloads 615 (53,804)
Citation 27

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poverty, generational mobility

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Intergenerational Education Mobility Among the Children of Canadian Immigrants

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3759
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Oct 2008
Sabanci University, OECD and Statistics Canada
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immigrants, education, intergenerational mobility

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Child Poverty and Changes in Child Poverty in Rich Countries Since 1990

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 25 Apr 2005
Wen-Hao Chen and Miles Corak
OECD and Statistics Canada
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poverty, children, social polic

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Death and Divorce: The Long-Term Consequences of Parental Loss on Adolescents

Statistics Canada Analytical Studies Working Paper No. 135
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Jan 2000
Miles Corak
Statistics Canada
Downloads 198 (188,292)
Citation 8

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The Impact of Tax and Transfer Systems on Children in the European Union

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 11 May 2005
Statistics Canada, University of Cambridge and University of Essex - Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER)
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poverty, children, social policy

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Inequality During the Early Years: Child Outcomes and Readiness to Learn in Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, and United States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6120
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 28 Nov 2011
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Social Policy Research Centre (SPRC), Statistics Canada, Columbia University - School of Social Work and University of Bristol
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children, education, socio-economic inequalities

The Intergenerational Earnings and Income Mobility of Canadian Men: Evidence from Longitudinal Income Tax Data

Statistics Canada Working Paper No. 113
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Nov 1998
Miles Corak and Andrew Heisz
Statistics Canada and Government of Canada - Analytical Studies Branch
Downloads 183 (201,960)
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The Intergenerational Earnings and Income Mobility of Canadian Men: Evidence from Longitudinal Income Tax Data

Posted: 21 Jan 2000
Miles Corak and Andrew Heisz
Statistics Canada and Government of Canada - Analytical Studies Branch

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Inequality from Generation to Generation: The United States in Comparison

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9929
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 01 Jun 2016
Miles Corak
Statistics Canada
Downloads 166 (219,664)
Citation 7

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equality of opportunity, intergenerational mobility

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Economic Mobility, Family Background, and the Well-Being of Children in the United States and Canada

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4814
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Miles Corak, Lori Curtis and Shelley Phipps
Statistics Canada, Dalhousie University and Dalhousie University - Department of Economics
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intergenerational mobility, children, Canada, United States

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The Duration of Unemployment: A User Guide

Statistics Canada Working Paper 84
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Sep 1996
Miles Corak and Andrew Heisz
Statistics Canada and Government of Canada - Analytical Studies Branch
Downloads 138 (255,736)
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Age at Immigration and the Education Outcomes of Children

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Dec 2011
Miles Corak
Statistics Canada
Downloads 100 (324,332)
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children, educational attainment, high school graduates, high school leavers, immigrants, immigration

Age at Immigration and the Education Outcomes of Children

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6072
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 13 Nov 2011
Miles Corak
Statistics Canada
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education, immigration, children

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Alternative Measures of the Average Duration of Unemployment

Statistics Canada Working Paper 83
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Aug 1996
Miles Corak and Andrew Heisz
Statistics Canada and Government of Canada - Analytical Studies Branch
Downloads 126 (274,022)
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Income Inequality, Equality of Opportunity, and Intergenerational Mobility

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7520
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
Miles Corak
Statistics Canada
Downloads 122 (280,732)
Citation 45

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human capital, intergenerational mobility, inequality

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Intergenerational Influences on the Receipt of Unemployment Insurance in Canada and Sweden

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 21 Nov 2000
Statistics Canada, University of Gothenburg - Department of Social Work and University of Gothenburg - Department of Social Work
Downloads 118 (287,583)
Citation 1

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Unemployment insurance, intergenerational mobility, unemployment

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Unemployment in the Stock and Flow

Statistics Canada Working Paper #97
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Dec 1996
Miles Corak, Michael Baker and Andrew Heisz
Statistics Canada, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and Government of Canada - Analytical Studies Branch
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The Intergenerational Income Mobility of Canadian Men

Statistics Canada Working Paper No. 89
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Aug 1998
Miles Corak and Andrew Heisz
Statistics Canada and Government of Canada - Analytical Studies Branch
Downloads 99 (324,141)
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Intergenerational Earnings Mobility and the Inheritance of Employers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4876
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Apr 2010
Miles Corak and Patrizio Piraino
Statistics Canada and University of Cape Town - Faculty of Commerce - School of Economics
Downloads 83 (361,947)
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intergenerational mobility, job search, networks

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Intergenerational Earnings Mobility Among the Children of Canadian Immigrants

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2085
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Apr 2006
Sabanci University, OECD and Statistics Canada
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immigrants, children, generational mobility

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A Portrait of Child Poverty in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1528, RWI: Discussion Paper No. 26
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Mar 2005
Miles Corak, Michael Fertig and Marcus Tamm
Statistics Canada, Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen) and RWI
Downloads 78 (379,211)

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poverty dynamics, poverty duration, immigrant households

A Portrait of Child Poverty in Germany

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 54, Issue 4, pp. 547-571, December 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Nov 2008
Miles Corak, Michael Fertig and Marcus Tamm
Statistics Canada, Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen) and RWI
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Firms, Industries, and Unemployment Insurance: An Analysis Using Employer-Employee Data

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Aug 2003
Miles Corak and Wen-Hao Chen
Statistics Canada and OECD
Downloads 69 (401,728)
Citation 1

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Unemployment Insurance, Payroll Taxes

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The Intergenerational Transmission of Employers in Canada and Denmark

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5593
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
Aarhus University - National Centre for Register-Based Research, Statistics Canada and Copenhagen Business School
Downloads 62 (424,580)
Citation 5

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intergenerational mobility, job search, equality of opportunity

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Don't Forget the Kids: How Immigrant Policy Can Help Immigrants' Children

C.D. Howe Institute E-brief 174
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 16 May 2014
Colin Busby and Miles Corak
C.D. Howe Institute and Statistics Canada
Downloads 61 (427,979)
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Social Policy; Immigrant; Children

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'Inequality is the Root of Social Evil,' or Maybe Not? Two Stories About Inequality and Public Policy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11005
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 25 Sep 2017
Miles Corak
Statistics Canada
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inequality, poverty, middle class, top incomes, social mobility

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The Intergenerational Transmission of Employers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4819
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Mar 2010
Miles Corak and Patrizio Piraino
Statistics Canada and University of Cape Town - Faculty of Commerce - School of Economics
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intergenerational mobility, job search

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Differences in the Distribution of High School Achievement: The Role of Class Size and Time-in-Term

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4824
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 22 Mar 2010
Miles Corak and Darren Lauzon
Statistics Canada and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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educational economics, human capital, input-output analysis

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Intergenerational Mobility between and within Canada and the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w25735
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2021
Marie Connolly, Miles Corak and Catherine Haeck
University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM) - Department of Economics, Statistics Canada and Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) - Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE)
Downloads 16 (656,505)
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Principles and Practicalities for Measuring Child Poverty

International Social Security Review, Vol. 59, No. 2, pp. 3-35, April 2006
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 08 May 2006
Miles Corak
Statistics Canada
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