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Jones Stephen, Professor | Chair of the Department of Economics

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Stephen Jones

Professor | Chair of the Department of Economics

Department of Economics

Area(s) of Interest:


Research Interests: Labour Economics, Applied Econometrics


Ph.D. University of California Berkeley 1983


ECON 3D03- Labour Economics- Fall 2015

ECON 782- Fall 2015

ECON 2T03- Trade Unionism & Labour- Winter 2016

ECON 3D03- Labour Economics- Winter 2016

ECON 3WW3- Applied Econometrics- Winter 2016


Published Papers

Jones, Stephen R.G., "Older Workers in the New Economy: The Role of Wage Insurance and the Rethinking of Employment Insurance," Canadian Public Policy, 53(4), 499-511, December 2009.

Jones, Stephen R.G. & W. Craig Riddell, "Unemployment and Nonemployment: Heterogenities in Labour Market States," Review ofEconomics and Statistics, May 2006, 88(2), 314-323.

Jones, Stephen R.G., "Unemployment and Labour Force Attachment: A Study of Canadian Experience 1997-1999," 2002.

Jones, Stephen R.G., "Reservation Wages and Job Search Behaviour: Evidence from the Survey on Repeat Use of Employment Insurance," in S. Schwartz and A. Aydemir (eds.), Essays on the Repeat Use of Employment Insurance, SRDC, Ottawa, 2001.

Jones, Stephen R.G. & W. Craig Riddell, "Labour Force Attachment Dynamics."

Jones, Stephen R.G., "Assessing the Case for Wage Insurance in Canada."

Jones, Stephen R.G., "Conceptual Paper for the Summative Evaluation of El Eligibility."

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