Several times throughout the year, SWORDC hosts seminars presented by various researchers. Check back as this page is updated throughout the year. 

2020-2021 SWORDC Seminar Series

Date Time Location Speaker Title
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 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 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 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 Amélie Quesnel-Vallée Inequalities in Aging in Canada: Adventures in Administrative Data Wonderland
November 3, 2017 3:30-5:00 EV3 3412 Herb Emery How large are the economic returns to English-French bilingualism in New Brunswick?
February 3, 2017 2:30-4:00 EV3 4412 Mark Tremblay Canadian Health Measures Survey: A Personal Journey from Conception to Policy Impact
November 25, 2016 3:30-5:00 EV3 4412 Miles Corak

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

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