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Lori Wilkinson

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Lori Wilkinson

Lori Wilkinson is a Professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Manitoba, Director of Immigration Research West, and Editor of the Journal of International Migration and Integration.

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The Economic Integration of Refugees in Canada: A Mixed Record?
Reports
April 2017
By Lori Wilkinson and Joseph Garcea

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Reports
April 2017

Refugees in Canada have experienced mixed success when it comes to economic outcomes. While they struggle to enter the labor market, over time they catch up to other immigrants and the Canadian born. This report examines the web of programs that facilitate refugee integration, as well as differences in outcomes—including for those who are privately sponsored or resettled by the government.