Abdurrahman B. Aydemir


1. Refereed Scholarly Publications


a. Articles in Academic Journals


“Attenuation Bias in Measuring the Wage Impact of Immigration”. (2011)  Journal of Labor Economics, vol. 29, no. 1, pages 69-112 (with George Borjas).


“Immigrant Selection and Short-term Labour Market Outcomes by Visa Category”. (2011), Journal of Population Economics, 24:451–475


“Intergenerational Earnings Mobility among the Children of Canadian Immigrants”, (2009). Review of Economics and Statistics, May, Vol. 91, No. 2, Pages 377-397 (with Miles Corak and Wen-Hao Chen)


“Global Labour Markets, Return and Onward Migration”. Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 41, No. 4 (November 2008), pp. 1285-1311 (with Chris Robinson).


“The Immigrant Wage Differential Within and Across Establishments”, Industrial and Labor Relations Review , Vol. 61, No. 3 (April 2008), pp. 334-352. (with Mikal Skuterud).


“A Comparative Analysis of the Labor Market Impact of International Migration: Canada, Mexico, and the United States” (2007). Journal of the European Economic Association . Vol. 5, issue 4, p. 663-708. (with George Borjas)

(also available as NBER Working Paper No. 12327).


“Educational Attainment and Labour Market Outcomes of the First and Second Generations: A Comparison of the United States and Canada” (2007), Research in Labor Economics , vol. 27, p. 215-270 (with Arthur Sweetman).

(also available as IZA Discussion Paper No. 2298).


“Explaining the Deteriorating Entry Earnings of Canada's Immigrant Cohorts: 1966-2000” (2005). Canadian Journal of Economics . Vol. 38, No.2, p. 641-671. (with Mikal Skuterud)


b. Refereed Contributions in Edited Books


“Volatility Modelling and Forecasting in Finance” (2007). (with Linlan Xiao) In John Knight and Stephen Satchel (editors), Forecasting Volatility in the Financial Markets , Third Edition, p. 1-46, Elsevier Finance, Quantitative Finance Series, Butterworth-Heinemann, Oxford.


“Effects of Business Cycles on the Labour Market Participation and Employment Rate Assimilation of Immigrants” (2003). In Charles Beach, Alan Green and Jeffrey Reitz (editors), Canadian Immigration Policy for the 21 st Century , p. 372-412, McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal & Kingston.


“Volatility Modelling in Finance” (1998 1 st ed., 2002 2 nd ed.). In John Knight and Stephen Satchel (editors), Forecasting Volatility in the Financial Markets , p. 1-46, Butterworth-Heinemann, Oxford.


2. Edited Books and Monographs

Essays on the Repeat Use of Unemployment Insurance, Social Research and Demonstration Corporation, 2001, Ottawa. (Co-editor with Saul Schwartz, Carleton University).


3. Technical Reports

Quasi-experimental Impact Analysis of the Effects on Earnings of Participation in Youth Internship Canada , Part of the Evaluation of the Youth Employment Strategy for the Evaluation Branch of Human Resources and Development Canada, 1999. (with Saul Schwartz, Carleton University).


4. Working Papers

“Estimating the Effects of Immigration Policy: Disentangling Policy Effects from Self-Selection”.


“Intergenerational Mobility in Educational Attainment Among the Children of Canadian Immigrants” (with Miles Corak and Wen-Hao Chen) submitted .