SWORDC seminar series

Several times throughout the year, SWORDC hosts seminars presented by various researchers. Check back as this page is updated throughout the year. Register and add yourself to the mailing list to receive up to date information about SWORDC seminars.

2020-2021 SWORDC Seminar Series

Date Time Location Speaker Title
January 21, 2022 1:00-2:30 pm Online Dr. Laura Duncan

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioural Neurosciences at McMaster University

"Child & youth mental health need, service use & resource allocation: Analyses using 2014 Ontario Child Health Study data linkages"

November 26, 2021 2:00pm-3:30pm Online Dr Jennifer Robson, Carleton University

"Who doesn’t file a tax-return? Estimates of non-filing and implications for measuring and addressing poverty."     

November 27, 2020 1:00pm-2:30pm Online Dr Maggie Jones, University of Victoria “Heterogenous Returns to Labour Market Programming Among Indigenous Populations”

Past Seminars

Date Time Location Speaker Title
November 22, 2019 3:30-5:00 EV3 3412 Dr. David Green, Vancouver School of Economics “The Minimum Wage, Turnover, and the Shape of the Wage Distribution”
February 21, 2020 3:30-5:00pm EV3 3412 Dr. Ted McDonald, University of New Brunswick "Surgeon experience and surgical complications: applications of linked administrative health data"
March 6, 2020 3:30-5:00pm EV3 3412 Dr. Kevin Milligan, UBC "Health, mortality, and earnings in a resource boom: the case of WLEMMAs"
Date Time Location Speaker Title
April 20, 2018 2:30 -
EV3 3412 Dr. Amélie Quesnel-Vallée Inequalities in Aging in Canada: Adventures in Administrative Data Wonderland
November 3, 2017 3:30-5:00 EV3 3412 Dr. Herb Emery How large are the economic returns to English-French bilingualism in New Brunswick?
February 3, 2017 2:30-4:00 EV3 4412 Dr. Mark Tremblay Canadian Health Measures Survey: A Personal Journey from Conception to Policy Impact
November 25, 2016 3:30-5:00 EV3 4412 Dr Miles Corak

Divided Landscapes of Economic Opportunity: The Canadian Geography of Intergenerational Mobility

February 8, 2019 3:30-5:00 EV3 3412 Dr. Grant Gibson O Brother How Art Thou? Propensity to Report Unmet Need
November 2, 2018 3:30-5:00 EV3 Dr. Lance Lochner Parental Support, Savings and Student Loan Repayment