Media COVERAGE AND COMMENTARY

 

Newspapers


Joel Eastwood, “The perfect summer day and its role in Canada’s growing workplace absenteeism,” Globe and Mail, July 12, 2012 (front page). [pdf]


Joe Friesen, “Immigration overhaul to let employers choose prospects,” Globe and Mail, March 1, 2012. [pdf]


LuAnn LaSalle, “Immigrants need cash in hand and have to be prepared for tradeoffs, sacrifices,” Canadian Press, July 28, 2011. [pdf]


Joe Friesen, “Wage gap wider for children of immigrants,” Globe and Mail, February 26, 2011. [pdf]


Heather Scoffield, “Christmas Eve tragedy prompts questions about Canada's immigrant dream” Canadian Press, December 19, 2010. [pdf] Here is the Globe and Mail version of this story. [pdf]


“More paying price to own homes,” Kitchener Record, June 5, 2008. [pdf]


Melinda Dalton, “She's exactly who this budget wants to help, but woman still wary of plan,” Kitchener Record, March 23, 2007. [pdf]


Jeffrey Simpson, “Robust immigration isn't working as it once did,” Globe and Mail, February 23, 2007. [pdf]


Rosemary Poole, “Fewer single parents classified as poor,” National Post, May 14, 2003. [pdf]


Margaret Philp, “Single parents' fortunes improved in 1990s,” Globe and Mail, May 14, 2003. [bmp]


Andrew Philips, “Wages fell in 1990s, StatsCan reports,” New Brunswick Telegraph-Journal, March 12, 2007. [pdf]


Ann Carroll, “We're staying in school: census,” Montreal Gazette, March 12, 2003. [pdf]


Alan B. Krueger, “The internet is lowering the cost of advertising and searching for jobs,” New York Times, July 20, 2000. [pdf]


Magazines


Kelly Putter, “Patchwork economics: The number of Canadians who are working at more than one job is growing,” Rex Magazine, March 2009, pages 33-35. [pdf]


Mads Keller, “Skraldemandsmodellen er stendød,” Arbejds Markeds Politisk: Agenda, May 24, 2007, page 6 (in Danish). [pdf]


Television


CTV News, “2011 National Household Survey Report,” June 26, 2013. [video]


The Weather Network, “The Bliss Point,” July 25, 2012. [video]


CTV Local (Kitchener) News, “State of the Union,”  June 14-16, 2011. [video]


CBC News: Today from Calgary with host David Gray, CBC Newsworld, April 5, 2007. [video]


CBC News: Business with host Fred Langan, CBC Newsworld, April 5, 2007. [video]


Radio


Todd Veinotte Show, “Workplace absenteeism,” 95.7 Halifax, 88.9 Saint John, 91.9 Moncton, July 18, 2012. [mp3]


Gary Doyle Show, “The perfect summer day,” 570 News, July 17, 2012. [mp3]


Gary Doyle Show, “Can racism be behind an earnings shortfall for immigrants?,” 570 News, December 21, 2010. [mp3]


Jeff Allan Show, “Would a union be a good thing for Toyota?,” 570 News, March 20, 2008. [mp3]