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Mobilite intergenerationnelle des gains chez les enfants des immigrants au Canada

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  • Chen, Wen-Hao
  • Aydemir, Abdurrahman
  • Corak, Miles

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Nous analysons la mobilite intergenerationnelle du revenu des Canadiens nes de parents immigrants d'apres les donnees du Recensement de 2001. Nous brossons un portrait detaille de la population canadienne et fournissons des estimations de la mobilite intergenerationnelle chez les enfants d'immigrants originaires de 70 pays differents. Le degre de persistance, estime au moyen de modeles de regression vers la moyenne, est a peu pres le meme pour les immigrants que pour l'ensemble de la population, et la mobilite intergenerationnelle chez les immigrants est plus importante au Canada qu'aux Etats Unis. Nous recourons egalement a la regression quantile afin de distinguer le role du capital social de celui d'autres contraintes limitant la mobilite et constatons que ces contraintes existent et sont associees au niveau de scolarite du pere.

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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 2005267f.

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Keywords: Equity and inclusion; Ethnic diversity and immigration; Ethnic groups and generations in Canada; Families; households and housing; Family history; Household; family and personal income; Immigrants and non-permanent residents; Income; pensions; spending and wealth; Integration of newcomers; Society and community;

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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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