Osberg, Lars and Andrew Sharpe, "Labor Market Trends in North America - Has Economic Well-being Improved?" (paper presented at Conference on “Labour in a Globalising World: The Challenge for Asia” City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China, January 4-6, 2001).
Osberg, Lars, "Labour Supply and Inequality Trends in the U.S.A and Elsewhere," (paper presented at CSLS/IRPP Conference on “Linkages between Economic Growth and Inequality”Chateau Laurier Hotel, Ottawa, January 26, 2001).
Osberg, Lars, "Long Run Trends in Economic Inequality in Five Countries - A Birth Cohort View" in The Macro Dynamics of Inequality in the Advanced and Developing Countries, edited by J.K. Galbraith. MacMillan/St. Martin's Press, 1999.
Osberg, Lars, "Long Run Trends in Income Inequality in the USA, UK, Sweden, Germany and Canada - A Birth Cohort View," Revised version of paper presented at CRESP Workshop on “Equality, Security and Community”, Vancouver, October 21, 1999.
Osberg, Lars, "Looking Forward: Social Security in an Era of Ageing, Inequality and Instability,"(Draft version of paper to be presented at 21ST INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH SEMINAR ON ISSUES IN SOCIAL SECURITY, SIGTUNA, SWEDEN, 2 - 4 JUNE, 2014).
Osberg, Lars, "The Master-Servant Relationship: Social Democracy and the Market," (paper presented at conference on “The Future of Social Democracy in Canada”, Institute for the Study of Canada, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, May 25, 2001).
Osberg, Lars, "Meaning and Measurement in Intergenerational Equity," in Government Finances and Intergenerational Equity, edited by Miles Corak, 131-139. Ottawa: Statistics Canada and Human Resources Development Canada, 1998.
Osberg, Lars, "The Measurement of Economic Well-Being," in Approaches to Economic Well-Being, Vol. 26, edited by D. Laidler for the Royal Commission on the Economic Union and Development Prospects for Canada, 49-89. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1985.
Osberg, Lars, "Measuring Economic Insecurity and Vulnerability as part of Economic Well-being: Concepts and Context," (paper presented at 31st General Conference of IARIW: Parallel Session 7B “Economic Insecurity, Demography and Well-Being”, St-Gallen, Switzerland, Friday, August 27, 2010).
Osberg, Lars. 2001. "Needs and Wants: What Is Social Progress and How Should It Be Measured?." In , 23-41. Montreal;Ottawa: Institute for Research on Public Policy; Centre for the Study of Living Standards.
Osberg, Lars and Andrew Sharpe, "New Estimates of the Index of Economic Well-being for Canada," (paper presented to the session on “New Measure of Well-being for Canada” organized by the Centre for the Study of Living Standards at the annual meeting of the Canadian Economics Association, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, May 26-28, 2006).