Seismic Shift

Ontario's Changing Labour Market
March 14, 2014
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Ontario’s labour market woes can’t be blamed on a recession hangover – the underlying trouble is a long-term, seismic shift that requires new policy answers, says a report by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives-Ontario (CCPA-Ontario).

Seismic Shift: Ontario’s Changing Labour Market examines Ontario’s labour market since 2000 – the height of the Canadian dollar and the beginning of the province’s manufacturing decline. It finds the very nature of work is changing – rapidly.