Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Evridiki Tsounta
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 April 2006
Keywords: female participation, benefit system, labor force participation, labor market, labor force, employment, labor supply,
This paper analyzes the role of the tax and benefit system in spurring the impressive increase in Canadian female labor participation in the last decade. Using annual panel data for 10 large industrial countries ov...