Connecting with Canadians

Research Report:

An Era of Change: Government Employment Trends in the 1980s and 1990s

by Joe Peters

What is the shape of government in Canada today and how has that changed? That is the underlying question that this study addresses through an examination of employment trends in the federal and provincial governments over the past 20 years.

Release Date: 11 Jun 1999
Number of pages: 96
Document number: 18348
Keywords: downsizing, public service, equity, hiring policies, union membership