Research Updates

The ESPC Provides Research, Reviews, And Updates On A Range Of Social Issues

Research Update – May 2020

Download the Research Update - May 2020 issue here! Inside this update: An Alberta Guaranteed Basic Income - Reviewed by Kevin Beauchamp Examining Child Care Fees Across Canada - Reviewed by Agatha Briglio A Basic Income for Alberta - Reviewed by Sandra Gosling...

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2020 – January – Research Update

Public Engagement on Affordable Housing in Edmonton Reviewed by Akshya Boopalan Supporting Vulnerable Tenants in Non-Profit Housing Reviewed by Agatha Briglio A Critical Time: Special Report on Emerging Adults Leaving Children Services Care Reviewed by Alysia Elliott...

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ESPC RESEARCH UPDATE October 2019

INSIDE THIS UPDATE Basic Income for Canadians Reviewed By: Agatha Briglio - 1 Report on Homeless Encampments on Public Land Reviewed by Debyani Sarker - 3 Social Isolation of Indigenous Seniors in Canada Reviewed by Jenna Horning - 5 Towards Justice: Tackling...

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Research Update – January 2019

INSIDE THIS UPDATE OECD Policy Brief on Child Well-Being Reviewed By: Sara Boulos - 1 2018 Annual Report on Immigration Reviewed by Michelle Sorenson - 3 Intergenerational Homeownership Reviewed by Nav Tehera - 5 Born to Win: Wealth Concentration in Canada Reviewed by...

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Research Update – October 2018

EndPovertyEdmonton Year One Progress Report Reviewed By: Yasmin Hussein .....1 Alberta Minimum Wage Profile Reviewed by Ryan Dexter .....3 Impacts of Significant Minimum Wage Increase Reviewed by Aksyha Boopalan.....5 Child Welfare and Youth Homelessness in Canada...

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