Connecting with Canadians

Research Report:

Moving in the Right Direction? Labour Mobility, Labour Shortage and Canada's Human Potential

by Aaron Pereira, Benjamin Shinewald, Alexis Wise, Stéphanie Yates, Rebekah Young

There are still obstacles to individual trying to cross provincial borders to work.  This study examines efforts that have been made to remove these barriers.  While significant progress has been made, the authors discovered many professionals are held back from movement because of impenetrable barriers.  The research is the result of a fellowship granted by Action Canada, a public/private partnership with a mandate to promote excellence in leadership in the public and private sectors in Canada.

Release Date: 14 Jun 2007
Number of pages: 44
Document number: 48073