Session 46:
North American Labor Markets

Thursday, April 1
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Beacon F
3rd Floor

Chair: Randall J. Olsen, Ohio State University
Discussant: Alison Aughinbaugh, U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics (BLS)
Discussant: Audrey Light, Ohio State University

  1. Structural Impacts: Twenty Years of Labour Flows to CanadaHeather B. Dryburgh, Statistics Canada

  2. Why Are Power Couples Increasingly Located in Large MSAs?Janice Compton, Washington University in St. Louis; Robert A. Pollak, Washington University in St. Louis

  3. Weekend Employment in High-Income Countries: A Comparative AnalysisHarriet B. Presser, University of Maryland and Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences; Janet Gornick, City University of New York at Baruch

  4. Latino Immigrant Self-Employment: Changing Opportunity Structures in Four Ethnic Economies, 1990-2000Stephanie A. Bohon, University of Georgia

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