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Canada’s job market underperforming for years: Goar

Carol Goar / November 3, 2014

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Canada’s job market underperforming for years: Goar


There is a strange discrepancy between the official unemployment rate and the joblessness Canadians experience. It has been there since the recession ended in 2009. Job seekers can’t pinpoint what’s wrong. But they know Statistics Canada’s monthly labour force survey doesn’t tell the whole story. It’s worse out there than Ottawa’s number crunchers think. Economists have…

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