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Miles Corak

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First Name:Miles
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Last Name:Corak
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http://milescorak.com
Twitter: @milescorak
Terminal Degree: Economics Department; Queen's University (from RePEc Genealogy)

Affiliation

(99%) Department of Economics
Graduate Center
City University of New York (CUNY)

New York City, New York (United States)
http://www.gc.cuny.edu/economics

: (212) 817-8255
(212) 817-1514
365 5th Avenue, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10026
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(1%) Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)

Bonn, Germany
http://www.iza.org/

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P.O. Box 7240, D-53072 Bonn
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Research output

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Working papers

  1. Corak, Miles, 2017. "'Inequality Is the Root of Social Evil,' or Maybe Not? Two Stories about Inequality and Public Policy," IZA Discussion Papers 11005, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  2. Miles Corak, 2017. "Divided Landscapes of Economic Opportunity: The Canadian Geography of Intergenerational Income Mobility," Working Papers 2017-043, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group.
  3. Miles Corak, 2016. "Economic Theory and Practical Lessons for Measuring Equality of Opportunities," OECD Statistics Working Papers 2016/2, OECD Publishing.
  4. Corak, Miles, 2016. "Inequality from Generation to Generation: The United States in Comparison," IZA Discussion Papers 9929, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  5. Corak, Miles & Lindquist, Matthew & Mazumder., Bhashkar, 2014. "A Comparison of Upward and Downward Intergenerational Mobility in Canada, Sweden and the United States," Working Paper Series 5/2014, Stockholm University, Swedish Institute for Social Research.
  6. Colin Busby & Miles Corak, 2014. "Don’t Forget the Kids: How Immigrant Policy Can Help Immigrants’ Children," e-briefs 174, C.D. Howe Institute.
  7. Corak, Miles, 2013. "Income Inequality, Equality of Opportunity, and Intergenerational Mobility," IZA Discussion Papers 7520, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  8. María del Carmen Huerta & Willem Adema & Jennifer Baxter & Miles Corak & Mette Deding & Matthew C. Gray & Wen-Jui Han & Jane Waldfogel, 2011. "Early Maternal Employment and Child Development in Five OECD Countries," OECD Social, Employment and Migration Working Papers 118, OECD Publishing.
  9. Corak, Miles, 2011. "Age at Immigration and the Education Outcomes of Children," IZA Discussion Papers 6072, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  10. Bingley, Paul & Corak, Miles & Westergård-Nielsen, Niels C., 2011. "The Intergenerational Transmission of Employers in Canada and Denmark," IZA Discussion Papers 5593, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  11. Bradbury, Bruce & Corak, Miles & Waldfogel, Jane & Washbrook, Elizabeth, 2011. "Inequality during the Early Years: Child Outcomes and Readiness to Learn in Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, and United States," IZA Discussion Papers 6120, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  12. Corak, Miles & Piraino, Patrizio, 2010. "The Intergenerational Transmission of Employers," IZA Discussion Papers 4819, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  13. Corak, Miles & Piraino, Patrizio, 2010. "Intergenerational Earnings Mobility and the Inheritance of Employers," IZA Discussion Papers 4876, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  14. Corak, Miles & Lauzon, Darren, 2010. "Differences in the Distribution of High School Achievement: The Role of Class Size and Time-in-Term," IZA Discussion Papers 4824, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  15. Corak, Miles & Curtis, Lori & Phipps, Shelley, 2010. "Economic Mobility, Family Background, and the Well-Being of Children in the United States and Canada," IZA Discussion Papers 4814, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  16. Aydemir, Abdurrahman & Chen, Wen-Hao & Corak, Miles, 2008. "Intergenerational Education Mobility among the Children of Canadian Immigrants," IZA Discussion Papers 3759, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  17. Corak, Miles, 2006. "Do Poor Children Become Poor Adults? Lessons from a Cross Country Comparison of Generational Earnings Mobility," IZA Discussion Papers 1993, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  18. Chen, Wen-Hao & Corak, Miles, 2005. "Child Poverty and Changes in Child Poverty in Rich Countries Since 1990," IZA Discussion Papers 1574, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  19. Corak, Miles & Fertig, Michael & Tamm, Marcus, 2005. "A Portrait of Child Poverty in Germany," IZA Discussion Papers 1528, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  20. Corak, Miles, 2005. "Principles and Practicalities for Measuring Child Poverty in the Rich Countries," IZA Discussion Papers 1579, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  21. Miles Corak & *UNICEF, 2005. "Principles and Practicalities in Measuring Child Poverty for the Rich Countries," Papers inwopa05/27, Innocenti Working Papers.
  22. Abdurrahman Aydemir & Wen-Hao Chen & Miles Corak, 2005. "Intergenerational Earnings Mobility Among the Children of Canadian Immigrants," Labor and Demography 0511006, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  23. Corak, Miles & Lietz, Christine & Sutherland, Holly, 2005. "The Impact of Tax and Transfer Systems on Children in the European Union," IZA Discussion Papers 1589, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  24. Corak, Miles & Lipps, Garth & Zhao, John, 2004. "Family Income and Participation in Post-Secondary Education," IZA Discussion Papers 977, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  25. Corak, Miles & Chen, Wen-Hao, 2003. "Firms, Industries, and Unemployment Insurance: An Analysis Using Employer-Employee Data," IZA Discussion Papers 811, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  26. Corak, Miles & Gustafsson, Björn Anders & Österberg, Torun, 2000. "Intergenerational Influences on the Receipt of Unemployment Insurance in Canada and Sweden," IZA Discussion Papers 184, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  27. Miles Corak & Andrew Heisz, 1998. "The Intergenerational Earnings and Income Mobility of Canadian," Labor and Demography 9808001, University Library of Munich, Germany.
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Articles

  1. Miles Corak, 2016. "`Inequality is the root of social evil,' or Maybe Not? Two Stories about Inequality and Public Policy," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 42(4), pages 367-414, December.
  2. Corak, Miles & Lindquist, Matthew J. & Mazumder, Bhashkar, 2014. "A comparison of upward and downward intergenerational mobility in Canada, Sweden and the United States," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 30(C), pages 185-200.
  3. Miles Corak, 2013. "Income Inequality, Equality of Opportunity, and Intergenerational Mobility," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 27(3), pages 79-102, Summer.
  4. Abdurrahman Aydemir & Wen-Hao Chen & Miles Corak, 2013. "Intergenerational Education Mobility among the Children of Canadian Immigrants," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 39(s1), pages 107-122, May.
  5. Miles Corak & Patrizio Piraino, 2011. "The Intergenerational Transmission of Employers," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 29(1), pages 37-68, January.
  6. Abdurrahman Aydemir & Wen-Hao Chen & Miles Corak, 2009. "Intergenerational Earnings Mobility among the Children of Canadian Immigrants," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 91(2), pages 377-397, May.
  7. Corak, Miles & Lauzon, Darren, 2009. "Differences in the distribution of high school achievement: The role of class-size and time-in-term," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 28(2), pages 189-198, April.
  8. Wen-Hao Chen & Miles Corak, 2008. "Child poverty and changes in child poverty," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 45(3), pages 537-553, August.
  9. Miles Corak & Michael Fertig & Marcus Tamm, 2008. "A Portrait Of Child Poverty In Germany," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 54(4), pages 547-571, December.
  10. Miles Corak, 2005. "Inequality across the Generations in North America and Europe," ifo DICE Report, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, vol. 3(4), pages 34-39, January.
  11. Corak, Miles, 2001. "Death and Divorce: The Long-Term Consequences of Parental Loss on Adolescents," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 19(3), pages 682-715, July.
  12. Miles Corak & Andrew Heisz, 1999. "The Intergenerational Earnings and Income Mobility of Canadian Men: Evidence from Longitudinal Income Tax Data," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 34(3), pages 504-533.
  13. Michael Baker & Miles Corak & Andrew Heisz, 1998. "The Labour Market Dynamics of Unemployment Rates in Canada and the United States," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 24(s1), pages 72-89, February.
  14. Miles Corak, 1996. "Measuring the Duration of Unemployment Spells," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 29(s1), pages 43-49, April.
  15. Miles Corak, 1996. "Unemployment Insurance, Temporary Layoffs, and Recall Expectations," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 29(s1), pages 1-7, April.
  16. Miles Corak & Andrew Heisz, 1996. "Alternative Measures Of The Average Duration Of Unemployment," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 42(1), pages 63-74, March.
  17. Miles Corak & Stephen R. G. Jones, 1995. "The Persistence of Unemployment: How Important Were Regional Extended Unemployment Insurance Benefits?," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 28(3), pages 555-567, August.
  18. Miles Corak, 1993. "Unemployment Insurance Once Again: The Incidence of Repeat Participation in the Canadian UI Program," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 19(2), pages 162-176, June.
  19. Miles Corak, 1993. "Is Unemployment Insurance Addictive? Evidence from the Benefit Durations of Repeat Users," ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 47(1), pages 62-72, October.
  20. Miles Corak, 1991. "Eligibility Rules in the Canadian Jobs Strategy: Shifting the Burden or Targeting the Assistance?," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 17(1), pages 64-76, March.
  21. Miles Corak, 1989. "Policy in an Era of Free Trade: Some Comments on the de Grandpre Report: Review Article," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 15(3), pages 335-338, September.

Chapters

  1. Marie Connolly & Miles Corak & Catherine Haeck, 2016. "Intergenerational Income Mobility in Canada and the United States," NBER Chapters,in: Public Policies in Canada and the United States National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Miles Corak & Wen-Hao Chen, 2007. "Firms, Industries, and Unemployment Insurance: An Analysis using Employer–Employee Data," Research in Labor Economics,in: Aspects of Worker Well-Being, volume 26, pages 299-336 Emerald Publishing Ltd.
  3. Miles Corak, 2001. "Are the Kids All Right? Intergenerational Mobility and Child Well-being in Canada," The Review of Economic Performance and Social Progress,in: Andrew Sharpe, Executive Director & France St-Hilaire, Vice-President , Research & Keith Banting, Di (ed.), The Review of Economic Performance and Social Progress 2001: The Longest Decade: Canada in the 1990s, volume 1 Centre for the Study of Living Standards;The Institutute for Research on Public Policy.

Books

  1. Corak,Miles (ed.), 2011. "Generational Income Mobility in North America and Europe," Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press, number 9781107402812, December.
  2. Corak,Miles (ed.), 2004. "Generational Income Mobility in North America and Europe," Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press, number 9780521827607, December.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 39 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (11) 2004-01-25 2008-10-13 2008-10-13 2008-10-28 2010-04-04 2010-04-24 2011-09-22 2011-11-14 2011-11-21 2017-06-11 2017-10-01. Author is listed
  2. NEP-EDU: Education (9) 2004-07-04 2005-05-14 2005-11-12 2006-02-05 2008-10-13 2008-10-28 2010-04-04 2011-11-14 2011-11-21. Author is listed
  3. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (6) 2008-10-13 2008-10-13 2008-10-28 2011-11-14 2011-11-14 2011-11-21. Author is listed
  4. NEP-EEC: European Economics (4) 2005-03-06 2005-03-06 2005-03-20 2005-05-14
  5. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (4) 2005-03-20 2006-03-11 2011-04-02 2013-08-10
  6. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (2) 2010-04-04 2010-04-24
  7. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (2) 2008-10-13 2008-10-28
  8. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (2) 2006-02-05 2006-02-05
  9. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (2) 2006-02-05 2010-04-04
  10. NEP-CMP: Computational Economics (1) 2005-05-14
  11. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2013-08-10
  12. NEP-GER: German Papers (1) 2014-04-11
  13. NEP-GRO: Economic Growth (1) 2016-06-09
  14. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (1) 2017-10-01
  15. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2005-03-06
  16. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (1) 2005-04-03

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