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Qualite de l'education des immigrants dans leur pays d'origine et resultats sur le marche du travail canadien

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  • Sweetman, Arthur

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Dans cet article, on analyse le lien entre la qualite de l'education que les immigrants ont recue dans leur pays d'origine, tel que mesuree par les resultats aux examens internationaux, et leur degre de reussite sur le marche du travail canadien.

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Paper provided by Statistics Canada, Direction des etudes analytiques in its series Direction des etudes analytiques : documents de recherche with number 2004234f.

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Date of creation: 15 Dec 2004
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Handle: RePEc:stc:stcp3f:2004234f

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Keywords: Education; training and learning; Education; training and skills; Educational attainment; Employment and unemployment; Ethnic diversity and immigration; Immigrants and non-permanent residents; Integration of newcomers; Labour; Labour market and income; Outcomes of education; Wages; salaries and other earnings;

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  1. Hou, Feng & Picot, Garnett & Coulombe, Simon, 2007. "Le faible revenu chronique et la dynamique du faible revenu chez les nouveaux immigrants," Direction des etudes analytiques : documents de recherche 2007294f, Statistics Canada, Direction des etudes analytiques.

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