Increasing Earnings Inequality and the Gender Pay Gap in Canada : Prospects for Convergence 1

@inproceedings{Fortin2018IncreasingEI,
  title={Increasing Earnings Inequality and the Gender Pay Gap in Canada : Prospects for Convergence 1},
  author={Nicole M. Fortin},
  year={2018}
}
This paper retraces the evolution of Canadian women’s labour force participation and of the gender earnings ratio across the generations to understand better the prospects for gender convergence in pay. Using administrative annual earnings data from the LWF, as well as public use LFS data, the paper assesses the role of increasing top income inequality in… CONTINUE READING