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Analysis of Poverty Dynamics in Canada (Working Paper 9)
While we know much about poverty (or “low income”) in Canada in a static context, our understanding of the underlying dynamics remains very limited. This is particularly problematic from a policy perspective and the ...
Poverty Dynamics: Empirical Evidence for Canada (Working Paper 29)
Poverty (low income) dynamics are explored using tax filer data covering the period 1992 to 1996. The distributions of short-and long-term episodes are identified, and reveal substantial differences by sex and family type. ...