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La valorisation salariale et professionnelle de la formation en entreprise diffère-t-elle selon le sexe ?. L'exemple canadien

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The purpose of this article is to assess the effects of formal and informal on-the-job training on wages and promotions.with a focus on gender differences. For this purpose, we use the 1999-2000 Canadian Workplace and Employee Survey (WES). Using a simulated maximum likelihood, we estimate a recursive trivariate probit that simultaneously models the probability that an employee will engage in on-the-job training and the influence of such training on promotion.We assess the wage returns for on-the-job training and the returns on promotions by means of a wage equation using instruments for these variables.

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  • Nathalie Havet, 2006. "La valorisation salariale et professionnelle de la formation en entreprise diffère-t-elle selon le sexe ?. L'exemple canadien," Economie & Prévision, La Documentation Française, vol. 0(4), pages 147-161.
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    1. Wen Ci & Jose Galdo & Marcel Voia & Christopher Worswick, 2015. "Wage returns to mid-career investments in job training through employer supported course enrollment: evidence for Canada," IZA Journal of Labor Policy, Springer;Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit GmbH (IZA), vol. 4(1), pages 1-25, December.
    2. Nathalie Havet, 2015. "Les bénéficiaires de la validation des acquis de l'expérience. L'exemple de la Région Rhône-Alpes," Revue économique, Presses de Sciences-Po, vol. 66(6), pages 1131-1158.
    3. Benoit Dostie & Pierre Thomas Léger, 2008. "Une analyse des déterminants de l'incidence et de l'intensité de la formation des travailleurs québécois selon l'âge et comparaison avec l'Ontario," CIRANO Working Papers 2008s-23, CIRANO.

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    • J16 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Economics of Gender; Non-labor Discrimination
    • J24 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Human Capital; Skills; Occupational Choice; Labor Productivity
    • J31 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs - - - Wage Level and Structure; Wage Differentials
    • C35 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables - - - Discrete Regression and Qualitative Choice Models; Discrete Regressors; Proportions

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