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  • The Pyrrhic Victory--Unemployment, Inflation and Macro-economic Policy 

    Osberg, Lars, "The Pyrrhic Victory--Unemployment, Inflation and Macro-economic Policy," in After Stagflation, edited by J. Cornwall, 111-131. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1984.
  • The Measurement of Economic Well-Being 

    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.
  • Economic Segmentation and Politics 

    APOSTLE, R., D. CLAIRMONT, and L. OSBERG. 1986. "Economic Segmentation and Politics." American Journal of Sociology 91(4): 905-931.
    No abstract available.
  • The Constitution and the Social Contract 

    Boadway, R., K. Norrie, and Lars Osberg, "The Constitution and the Social Contract," in Economic Dimensions of Constitutional Change, Vol. 1, edited by R. Boadway, T. Courchene, and D. Purvis, 225-255. Kingston: John Deutsh Institute, Queen's University, 1991.
  • A Social Charter for Canada 

    Osberg, Lars, and Phipps, Shelley. (1992). A Social Charter for Canada, In Echenberg, Havi (1992). A Social Charter for Canada? Perspectives on the Constitutional Entrenchment of Social Rights. Toronto: C. D. Howe Institute
  • Canada's Economic Performance: Inequality, Poverty and Growth 

    Osberg, Lars, Allen, R.C., and Rosenbluth, G. (1992). Canada's Economic Performance: Inequality, Poverty and Growth. In Allen, Robert C, and Rosenbluth, Gideon. (1992). False Promises: The Failure of Conservative Economics. Vancouver, B.C.: New Star Books.
  • Democracy, Affordability, and the Social Charter: A Reply 

    Osberg, Lars. (1992). Democracy, Affordability, and the Social Charter: A Reply. In A Social Charter for Canada? Perspectives on the Constitutional Entrenchment of Social Rights (pages 111-117). Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute
  • The Economics of National Standards 

    Osberg, Lars, "The Economics of National Standards," Ministry of Intergovernmental Affairs, Toronto, (1992).
  • Integrating Social and Economic Policy - Micro Transitions and Macro Policy in a Federal State 

    Osberg, Lars, "Integrating Social and Economic Policy - Micro Transitions and Macro Policy in a Federal State" in A Federal State, edited by E.B. Reynolds, 83-100. Montreal, P.Q.: Institute for Research on Public Policy, 1993.
  • What's Fair? The Problem of Equity in Taxation 

    Osberg, Lars, "What's Fair? The Problem of Equity in Taxation," in Fairness in Taxation: Explaining the Principles, edited by A.M. Maslove, 63-86. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1993.
  • Social Policy and the Demand Side 

    Osberg, Lars, "Social Policy and the Demand Side," (revised version of a paper prepared for presentation at the Canadian Employment Research Forum workshop on Income Support, Ottawa, Ontario, September 24, 1993).
  • Fishing in different pools: Job-search strategies and job-finding success in Canada in the early 1980s 

    Osberg, Lars. 1993. "Fishing in different pools: Job-search strategies and job-finding success in Canada in the early 1980s." Journal of Labor Economics 11(2): 348.
    The job-search methods of jobless workers are examined in an analysis that emphasizes sample selectivity in choice of job-search strategies, especially the use of public employment agencies. Longitudinal data from the Labor ...
  • Comment: The Nature of Dependency 

    Osberg, L.. (1994). "Comment: The Nature of Dependency." In Keith G. Banting, Douglas M. Brown, and Thomas J. Courchene. (Eds.), The Future of fiscal federalism (page 123-129). Kingston [Ont.] : School of Policy Studies, Queen's University.
  • Jobs and Growth - The Missing Link 

    Osberg, Lars, "Jobs and Growth - The Missing Link," in A New Social Vision for Canada? Perspectives on the Federal Discussion Paper on Social Security and Reform, edited by K. Banting and K. Battle. Kingston, Ontario: School of Policy Studies, 1994
  • The Economic Role of Education - with special reference to Atlantic Canada 

    Osberg, Lars, "The Economic Role of Education - with special reference to Atlantic Canada," (revised version of Keynote Address to the Atlantic Canada Economics Association, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, October 29, 1993).
  • Concepts of Unemployment and the Structure of Employment 

    Osberg, Lars. 1995. "Concepts of Unemployment and the Structure of Employment." Economie Appliquee 48(1): 157-181.
    Section 1 notes that a continuing reason for dissatisfaction with the economics literature on employment is its focus on the decision-making of workers, rather than that of firms, and its neglect of shifting structures of ...
  • Is Uneployment or Unemployment Insurance the Problem in Atlantic Canada? 

    Osberg, Lars, "Is Unemployment or Unemployment Insurance the Problem in Atlantic Canada?" in The Rock and a Hard Place, edited by A. Hollett and D. May, 215-228. Toronto: C.D. Howe Institute, 1995.
  • The Missing Link -Data on the Demand Side of Labour Markets 

    Osberg, Lars, "The Missing Link -Data on the Demand Side of Labour Markets," Research Paper No. 77, Analytical Studies Branch, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, April, 1995.
  • The Equity/Efficiency Trade-Off in Retrospect 

    Osberg, Lars. 1995. "The Equity/Efficiency Trade-Off in Retrospect." Canadian Business Economics 3(3): 5-19.
    No abstract available.
  • Credibility Mountain 

    Osberg, Lars, and Fortin, Pierre. (1996).Credibility Mountain. In Larrs Osberg (eds.), and Pierre Fortin (eds.) Unnecessary debts. Toronto: J. Lorimer.