Mai Seki


Trends in Firm Entry and New Entrepreneurship in Canada

Staff Discussion Paper 2015-11 Shutao Cao, Mohanad Salameh, Mai Seki, Pierre St-Amant
Recently released data show downward trends for both the firm entry rate and the rate of new entrepreneurship since the early 1980s in Canada. This paper documents these trends and discusses potential explanations.

Heterogeneous Returns to U.S. College Selectivity and the Value of Graduate Degree Attainment

Staff Working Paper 2013-46 Mai Seki
Existing studies on the returns to college selectivity have mixed results, mainly due to the difficulty of controlling for selection into more-selective colleges based on unobserved ability.
Content Type(s): Staff Research, Staff Working Papers Topic(s): Labour markets JEL Code(s): C, C3, C30, I, I2, I21

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