The Gender of Precarious Employment in Canada

This article examines the relationship between gender, forms of employment and dimensions of precarious employment inCanada, using data from the Labour Force Survey and the General Social Survey. Full-time permanent wage work decreased for both women and men between...

Reconnecting Social Assistance Recipients to the Labor Market

This paper examines the reforms that governments have enacted to change both the focus of their social assistance programs and their method of delivery. In particular, the paper concentrates on the relationship between welfare reform and labour market policies. The...