IRPP https://irpp.org Institute for Research on Public Policy Tue, 29 Mar 2022 14:39:46 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.6.8 https://irpp.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/cropped-favicon-32x32.png IRPP https://irpp.org 32 32 Finding the Right Job: A Skills-Based Approach to Career Planning https://irpp.org/?post_type=research-studies&p=16037

To find the right jobs, Canada’s workers need personalized career guidance tools.

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Réorganiser les soins de longue durée à la lumière de la pandémie https://irpp.org/?post_type=research-studies&p=15909

No more half measures: A blueprint to fundamentally reorganize long-term care in Quebec

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Designing Paid and Protected Employment Leaves for Short-Term Sickness and Caregiving https://irpp.org/?post_type=research-studies&p=15783

It’s time to permanently overhaul Canada’s short-term sickness- and caregiving-leave regimes.

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Transitioning Back to Work: How to Improve EI Working-While-on-Claim Provisions https://irpp.org/?post_type=research-studies&p=15608

Relax EI work-on-claim rulesto help laid-off Canadians transition to permanent employment, says IRPP study.

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Skills Training That Works: Lessons from Demand-Driven Approaches https://irpp.org/?post_type=research-studies&p=15543

Publicly funded skills training works when aligned with employers’ needs, new IRPP study shows.

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Assessing Cash-for-Care Benefits to Support Aging at Home in Canada https://irpp.org/?post_type=research-studies&p=15401

Cash-for-care benefits could fill key gaps in Canada’s ailing long-term care system.

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Adjusting to Job Loss When Times Are Tough https://irpp.org/?post_type=research-studies&p=15322

Job loss barely impacts Canadian workers’ decisions to relocate, acquire new skills or become self-employed, new study finds.

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Are New Technologies Changing the Nature of Work? The Evidence So Far https://irpp.org/?post_type=research-studies&p=14961

IRPP study shows new technologies have had little impact on the nature of work — so far.

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Expert Views in the Media during Canadian and Swedish Elections: Educative or Entertaining? https://irpp.org/?post_type=research-studies&p=14931

Powerful forces are reducing the educational value of the news during elections, IRPP research shows.

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Mapping Canada’s Training Ecosystem: Much Needed and Long Overdue https://irpp.org/?post_type=research-studies&p=14900

For investments in skills development to pay off, we need an information system that links training opportunities to skills and jobs.

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