Harry A. Krashinsky

Office Phone: (416) 978-1744
Office Fax: (416) 978-5696
Email: harry.krashinsky@utoronto.ca

I am an associate professor here at the University of Toronto, and my research is related to labour economics and applied econometrics.


My curriculum vita can be downloaded as a .pdf file, and some of my papers are listed below (this section is currently being updated):

Refereed Publications

Returns to Apprenticeship: Analysis Based on the 2006 Census (with Morley Gunderson)
Forthcoming Industrial and Labor Relations Review details

How Would One Extra Year of High School Affect Academic Performance in University? Evidence from a Unique Policy Change
Canadian Journal of Economics, Volume 47, No. 1, February 2014, pp. 70-97. details

Indian Entrepreneurs in the United States, Canada and United Kingdom (with Rob Failie, Julie Zissimopoulos and Krishna Kumar)
Research in Labor Economics, Volume 36, pp. 285-318. details

Liquidity Constraints, Household Wealth, and Entrepreneurship Revisited (with Robert Fairlie)
Review of Income and Wealth, Volume 58, No. 2, June 2012, pp. 279-306. details

The Effect of Urban Agglomeration on Wages: Evidence from Samples of Siblings
Labour Economics, Volume 18, No. 1, January 2011, pp. 79-92. details

The Effect of Labour Market Institutions on Salaried and Self-Employed Less-Educated Men in the 1980's
Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Volume 62, No. 1, October 2008, pp. 73-91. details

On the Labour Supply of Disabled Male Workers (with Michele Campolieti and Morley Gunderson)
Journal of Labor Research, Volume 28, No. 3, Summer 2007, pp. 502-514.details

The Impact of Social Mobility and Within-Family Learning on Voter Preferences
Journal of Public Economics, Volume 91, No. 1-2, Feburary 2007, pp. 97-116. details

Disabled Workers and Earnings Losses: Some Evidence from Workers with Occupational Injuries (with Michele Campolieti) Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Volume 60, No. 1, October 2006, pp. 120-138. details

Do Marital Status and Computer Usage Really Change the Wage Structure?
Journal of Human Resources, Volume 39, No. 3, Summer 2004, pp. 774-791. details

Interactions Between Disability Support Programs: Some Canadian Evidence (with Michele Campolieti) Canadian Public Policy, Volume 29, No.4, December, 2003, pp. 417-429. details

Evidence on Adverse Selection and Establishment Size in the Labor Market
Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Volume 56, No. 1, October 2002, pp. 84-96. details

Do English Canadian Hockey Teams Discriminate Against French Canadian Players? (with Michael Krashinsky) Canadian Public Policy, Volume 23, No. 2, June 1997, pp. 212-216. details

Other Publications

The International Asian Business Success Story? A Comparison of Chinese, Indian and Other Asian Businesses in the United States, Canada and United Kingdom (with Rob Fairlie and Julie Zissimopoulos), NBER Volume on International Entrepreneurship

Papers Submitted for Review

Self-Employment, Employer Learning and Capital Accumulation

Works in Progress

Check out my SSRN stuff here.
Check out my IDEAS stuff here.


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Last Updated: March, 2013