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2014

  • Drivers of Innovation, Complementarity of Innovation and Performance of Enterprises in Canada, by Dany Brouillette
  • Management Practices, Competition, Innovation and the Performance of Enterprises in Canada, by Dany Brouillette and Daniel Ershov
  • Industry Structure Change and the Post-2000 Economic Growth Slowdown: A Canada-U.S. Comparison, by Michael-John Almon and Jianmin Tang
  • Are Small or Large Producers Driving the Canada-U.S. Labour Productivity Gap? Recent Evidence from Manufacturing, by Jianmin Tang
  • Industry Mix, Plant Turnover and Productivity Growth: A Case Study of the Electronic and Electrical Product Manufacturing Industry, by Kelvin Ka Yin Chan, Wulong Gu and Jianmin Tang
  • Estimating the Incremental Impacts of a Provincial R&D Tax Credit on Business R&D Expenditures Using a Natural Experiment in British Columbia, by Dany Brouillette

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2015

  • 2015099e How Much Thicker Is the Canada?U.S. Border? The Cost of Crossing the Border by Truck in the Pre- and Post 9/11 Eras
    by Brown, W. Mark
  • 2015098e Industry Productivity in the Manufacturing Sector: The Role of Offshoring
    by Couture, Lydia & Sydor, Aaron & Tang, Jianmin
  • 2015097e Empirical Evidence from Canadian Firm-level Data on the Relationship Between Trade and Productivity Performance
    by Baldwin, John R. & Yan, Beiling
  • 2015096e Provincial Convergence and Divergence in Canada, 1926 to 2011
    by Brown, W. Mark & Macdonald, Ryan

2014

  • 2014095e Investment Intensity in Canada and the United States, 1990 to 2011
    by Baldwin, John R. & Gu, Wulong & Liu, Huju
  • 2014094e Net Worth of the Household Sector, 1970 to 2012: A Canada?United States Comparison
    by Lafrance, Amelie & Macdonald, Ryan
  • 2014093e National Saving in Canada and the United States, 1926 to 2011
    by Lafrance, Amelie & Macdonald, Ryan
  • 2014092e Testing for Provincial Industrial Structural Change through the 2000s
    by Brown, W. Mark
  • 2014091e The Distribution of Employment Growth Rates in Canada: The Role of High-Growth and Rapidly Shrinking Firms
    by Dixon, Jay & Rollin, Anne-Marie
  • 2014090e Global Value Chains and the Productivity of Canadian Manufacturing Firms
    by Baldwin, John R. & Yan, Beiling
  • 2014089e Productivity Growth in the Canadian Broadcasting and Telecommunications Industry: Evidence from Micro Data
    by Gu, Wulong & Lafrance, Amelie
  • 2014088e The Distribution of Gross Domestic Product and Hours Worked in Canada and the United States Across Firm Size Classes
    by Leung, Danny & Rispoli, Luke

2013

  • 2013087e Firm Size and the Risk/Return Trade-off
    by Lafrance, Amelie
  • 2013086e Material Offshoring: Alternate Measures
    by Baldwin, John R. & Gu, Wulong & Sydor, Aaron & Yan, Beiling
  • 2013085e Productivity Growth and Capacity Utilization
    by Gu, Wulong & Wang, Weimin
  • 2013084e Urban Productivity: Who Benefits from Agglomeration Economies?
    by Brown, W. Mark & Rigby, David
  • 2013083e Trends in Homeownership by Age and Household Income: Factors Associated with the Decision to Own, 1981 to 2006
    by Brown, W. Mark & Lafrance, Amelie

2012

  • 2012082e Small, Medium-sized, and Large Businesses in the Canadian Economy: Measuring Their Contribution to Gross Domestic Product from 2001 to 2008
    by Chan, Raymond & Leung, Danny & Rispoli, Luke
  • 2012081e Trucking Across the Border: The Relative Cost of Cross-border and Domestic Trucking, 2004 to 2009
    by Anderson, William P. & Brown, W. Mark
  • 2012080e Measuring the Economic Output of the Education Sector in the National Accounts
    by Gu, Wulong & Wong, Ambrose
  • 2012079e Natural Resources, the Terms of Trade, and Real Income Growth in Canada: 1870 to 2010
    by Baldwin, John R. & Macdonald, Ryan
  • 2012078e Market Expansion and Productivity Growth: Do New Domestic Markets Matter As Much As New International Markets?
    by Baldwin, John R. & Yan, Beiling
  • 2012077e Canada's International Investment Position: Recent Trends and Implications for Aggregate Measures of Income and Wealth
    by Gellatly, Guy & Macdonald, Ryan
  • 2012076e A Social Accounting Matrix for Canada
    by Salem, Meir & Siddiqi, Yusuf

2011

  • 2011075e Export Growth, Capacity Utilization and Productivity Growth: Evidence from Canadian Manufacturing Plants
    by Baldwin, John R. & Gu, Wulong & Yan, Beiling
  • 2011074e Income Adequacy in Retirement: Accounting for the Annuitized Value of Wealth in Canada
    by Baldwin, John R. & Frenette, Marc & Lafrance, Amelie & Piraino, Patrizio
  • 2011073e The Dynamics of Male Self-employment in Canada: Comparing the 1990s to the 2000s
    by Leung, Danny & Robinson, Chris
  • 2011072e Firm Turnover and Productivity Growth in Selected Canadian Services Industries, 2000 to 2007
    by Baldwin, John R. & Lafrance, Amelie
  • 2011071e Labour Productivity of Unincorporated Sole Proprietorships and Partnerships: Impact on the Canada-United States Productivity Gap
    by Baldwin, John R. & Leung, Danny & Rispoli, Luke
  • 2011070e The Contribution of Small and Medium-sized Businesses to Gross Domestic Product: A Canada-United States Comparison
    by Leung, Danny & Rispoli, Luke
  • 2011069e Small, Medium-sized and Large Businesses in the Canadian Economy: Measuring Their Contribution to Gross Domestic Product in 2005
    by Gibson, Bob & Leung, Danny & Rispoli, Luke
  • 2011068e Measurement of Real Income in the System of National Accounts: An Application to North American Economies
    by Macdonald, Ryan
  • 2011067e Consumption Patterns Among Aging Canadians: A Synthetic Cohort Approach
    by Lafrance, Amelie & Larochelle-Cote, Sebastien
  • 2010065e Real-Financial Linkages in the Canadian Economy: An Input-Output Approach
    by Leung, Danny & Secrieru, Oana

2010

  • 2010066e Incomes from Owner-occupied Housing for Working-age and Retirement-age Canadians, 1969 to 2006
    by Brown, W. Mark & Lafrance, Amelie
  • 2010064e Incomes of Retirement-age and Working-age Canadians: Accounting for Home Ownership
    by Brown, W. Mark & Hou, Feng & Lafrance, Amelie
  • 2010063e Export Market Dynamics and Plant-level Productivity: Impact of Tariff Reductions and Exchange Rate Cycles
    by Baldwin, John R. & Yan, Beiling
  • 2010062e Estimates of Human Capital in Canada: The Lifetime Income Approach
    by Gu, Wulong & Wong, Ambrose
  • 2010061e Death of Canadian Manufacturing Plants: Heterogeneous Responses to Changes in Tariffs and Real Exchange Rates
    by Baldwin, John R. & Yan, Beiling
  • 2010060e Plant Size, Nationality, and Ownership Change
    by Baldwin, John R. & Wang, Yanling
  • 2010059e Real Gross Domestic Income, Relative Prices and Economic Performance Across the OECD
    by Macdonald, Ryan

2009

2008

  • 2008055e Outsourcing and Offshoring in Canada
    by Baldwin, John R. & Gu, Wulong
  • 2008054e Adapting to Import Competition: Effects of Low-wage Trade on Commodity Mix in Canadian Manufacturing Plants
    by Baldwin, John R. & Lileeva, Alla
  • 2008053e Firm Turnover and Productivity Growth in the Canadian Retail Trade Sector
    by Baldwin, John R. & Gu, Wulong
  • 2008052e Geographic Market Access and the Effects of Trade on Length of Production Run, Product Diversity and Plant Scale of Canadian Manufacturing Plants, 1974 to 1999
    by Baldwin, John R. & Brown, W. Mark & Gu, Wulong
  • 2008051e Trade Liberalization and Productivity Dynamics: Evidence from Canada
    by Lileeva, Alla
  • 2008050e An Examination of Public Capital's Role in Production
    by Macdonald, Ryan
  • 2008049e Agglomeration Economies: Microdata Panel Estimates from Canadian Manufacturing
    by Baldwin, John R. & Brown, W. Mark & Rigby, David

2007

  • 2007048e Canadian and U.S. Real Income Growth Pre and Post 2000: A Reversal of Fortunes
    by Macdonald, Ryan
  • 2007047e Estimating TFP in the Presence of Outliers and Leverage Points: An Examination of the KLEMS Dataset
    by Macdonald, Ryan
  • 2007046e Real GDP and the Purchasing Power of Provincial Output
    by Macdonald, Ryan
  • 2007045e Urban Economies and Productivity
    by Baldwin, John R. & Beckstead, Desmond & Brown, W. Mark & Rigby, David
  • 2007044e The Ebb and Flow of Comparative Advantage: Trade and the Industrial Specialization of Canadian Manufacturing Regions, 1974 to 1999
    by Brown, W. Mark

2006

  • 2006043e Domestic and Foreign Influences on Canadian Prices over Exchange Rate Cycles, 1974 to 1996
    by Baldwin, John R. & Yan, Beiling
  • 2006042e Competition, Firm Turnover and Productivity Growth
    by Baldwin, John R. & Gu, Wulong
  • 2006041e Exchange Rate Cycles and Canada- U.S. Manufacturing Prices
    by Baldwin, John R. & Yan, Beiling
  • 2006040e A Proposal for Treating Research and Development As Capital Expenditures in the Canadian SNA
    by Salem, Meir & Siddiqi, Yusuf
  • 2006039e How Are Canadian Regions Adjusting to a Larger and More Integrated North American Market?
    by Gu, Wulong & Sawchuk, Gary
  • 2006038e The Impact of Trade on Plant Scale, Production-Run Length and Diversification
    by Baldwin, John R. & Gu, Wulong

2005

  • 2005037e Key Indicators in Canada
    by Warren, Paul
  • 2005036e Trade Credit and Credit Rationing in Canadian Firms
    by Cunningham, Rose
  • 2005035e Demand for Skills in Canada: The Role of Foreign Outsourcing and Information-communication Technology
    by Yan, Beiling
  • 2005034e Foreign Multinationals and Head Office Employment in Canadian Manufacturing Firms
    by Baldwin, John R. & Brown, W. Mark
  • 2005033e Death in the Industrial World: Plant Closures and Capital Retirement
    by Baldwin, John R.
  • 2005032e Canada's Investments in Science and Innovation: Is the Existing Concept of Research and Development Sufficient?
    by Baldwin, John R. & Beckstead, Desmond & Gellatly, Guy
  • 2005031e Responses to Trade Liberalization: Changes in Product Diversification in Foreign- and Domestic-controlled Plants
    by Baldwin, John R. & Caves, Richard & Gu, Wulong
  • 2005030e Profitability of Canadian- Versus U.S.-controlled Enterprises
    by Warren, Paul
  • 2005029e Integration and Co-integration: Do Canada-U.S. Manufacturing Prices Obey the Law of One Price?
    by Bernard, Andre & Warren, Paul & Yan, Beiling
  • 2005028e A Comparison of Canadian and U.S. Productivity Levels: An Exploration of Measurement Issues
    by Baldwin, John R. & Maynard, Jean-Pierre & Tanguay, Marc & Wong, Fanny & Yan, Beiling

2004

  • 2004027e Trade Liberalization: Export-market Participation, Productivity Growth and Innovation
    by Baldwin, John R.
  • 2004026e Water Use, Shadow Prices and the Canadian Business Sector Productivity Performance
    by Dachraoui, Kais & Harchaoui, Tarek
  • 2004025e Whatever Happened to Canada-United States Economic Growth and Productivity Performance in the Information Age?
    by Harchaoui, Tarek & Tarkhani, Faouzi
  • 2004024e Catching up and Falling Behind: The Performance of Provincial GDP Per Capita from 1990 to 2003
    by Baldwin, John R. & Brown, W. Mark & Maynard, Jean-Pierre & Zietsma , Danielle
  • 2004023e Renewing Canada's Manufacturing Economy: A Regional Comparison, 1973-1996
    by Brown, W. Mark
  • 2004022e Innovation, Survival and Performance of Canadian Manufacturing Plants
    by Baldwin, John R. & Gu, Wulong
  • 2004021e Industrial Competition, Shifts in Market Share and Productivity Growth
    by Baldwin, John R. & Gu, Wulong
  • 2004020e The Effect of Changing Technology Use on Plant Performance in the Canadian Manufacturing Sector
    by Baldwin, John R. & Sabourin, David

2003

  • 2003019e Hollowing-out, Trimming-down or Scaling-up? An Analysis of Head Offices in Canada, 1999 to 2002
    by Baldwin, John R. & Beckstead, Desmond & Brown, W. Mark
  • 2003018e Prosperity and Productivity: A Canada-Australia Comparison
    by Harchaoui, Tarek & Jean, Jimmy & Tarkhani, Faouzi
  • 2003016e The Impact of Self-employment on Labour-productivity Growth: A Canada and United States Comparison
    by Baldwin, John R. & Chowhan, James
  • 2003015e The Sources of Growth of the Canadian Business Sector's CO2 Emissions, 1990 to 1996
    by Dachraoui, Kais & Gravel, Gerry & Harchaoui, Tarek & St Lawrence, Joe
  • 2003014e The Effect of Tariff Reductions on Firm Size and Firm Turnover in Canadian Manufacturing
    by Gu, Wulong & Sawchuk, Gary & Whewell, Lori
  • 2003013e Foreign Affiliate Trade Statistics - Canadian Operations Abroad, 1999 to 2001
    by Marth, Michael
  • 2003012e Impact of Advanced Technology Use on Firm Performance in the Canadian Food Processing Sector
    by Baldwin, John R. & Sabourin, David & Smith, David
  • 2003011e Participation in Export Markets and Productivity Performance in Canadian Manufacturing
    by Baldwin, John R. & Gu, Wulong
  • 2003010e A Frontier Approach to Canada-U.S. Multifactor Productivity Performance
    by Dachraoui, Kais & Harchaoui, Tarek
  • 2003008e Overcoming Distance, Overcoming Borders: Comparing North American Regional Trade
    by Brown, W. Mark
  • 2003006e Growth History, Knowledge Intensity and Capital Structure in Small Firms
    by Gellatly, Guy & Riding, Allan & Thornhill, Stewart
  • 2003005e Regional Manufacturing Employment Volatility in Canada: The Effects of Specialization and Trade
    by Baldwin, John R. & Brown, W. Mark

2002