The Mincome Dataverse presents the data and documentation associated with the Manitoba Basic Annual Income Experiment, conducted between 1974 and 1979. The Dataverse has four components: 1. Research - working papers, technical reports and articles that have used the data 2. Original technical manuals prepared by Mincome Manitoba 3. The data comprising unweighted data in Excel format; there are six such datasets 4. Code books corresponding to the six datasets.
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Apr 11, 2022 - Mincome Data Excel Files
Mason, Gregory, 2017, "Mincome Payments Data (Minc2)", https://doi.org/10.5203/FK2/MWK24G, Borealis, V2, UNF:6:jvmtU+0Rjjz+a3QoGd9LCg== [fileUNF]
This file contains the payments data for the Mincome experiment. Please consult the Minc2 code book.
Apr 10, 2019 - Research - working papers, technical reports and articles
Anderson, Andy; Wright, James; and Weber-Burdin, Eleanor, 2019, "Problems in Constructing Time Series Files from Mincome Data", https://doi.org/10.5203/FK2/E1ZYVZ, Borealis, V1
This report discusses the challenges that researchers face in using the Mincome data, especially with respect to creating time series and panel data.
Apr 10, 2019 - Research - working papers, technical reports and articles
Prescott, David; Swidinsky, Robert; and Wilton, David, 2019, "Labour supply estimates for low-income female heads of households using Mincome data", https://doi.org/10.5203/FK2/7DTNTB, Borealis, V1
This study revealed that female labour supply is negatively conditioned by cost of childcare, the household income and the income of the husband (if present). The presence of younger children also discourages labour force participation, but not the presence of older children.
Apr 10, 2019 - Research - working papers, technical reports and articles
Podoluk, Jenny, 2019, "Review of the Mincome Manitoba Data as a Research Tool", https://doi.org/10.5203/FK2/7SIOVG, Borealis, V1
This study presents the challenges in using Mincome data, buy affirms its "unique value."
Apr 10, 2019 - Research - working papers, technical reports and articles
Hum, Derek and Simpson, W., 2019, "Income Maintenance, Work Effort, and the Canadian Mincome Experiment", https://doi.org/10.5203/FK2/EBXNDT, Borealis, V1
This is the definitive analysis of the labour supply impacts of the Mincome experiment. It discusses the econometric methods needed to estimate labour supply elasticities in response to varying support levels and offset taxation.
Apr 10, 2019
This Dataverse contains research using the MINCOME Data as well as working papers and technical advice on using the data.
Aug 3, 2018 - Published Research
Simpson, Wayne; Mason, Gregory; Godwin. Ryan, 2018, "The Manitoba Basic Annual Income Experiment: Lessons Learned 40 Years Later", https://doi.org/10.5203/FK2/DAYYI8, Borealis, V1
A review of the Manitoba Basic Annual Income Experiment (Mincome) in the context of modern social experiments.
Jan 11, 2017 - Published Research
Derek Hum and Wayne Simpson, 2017, "Income maintenance, work effort, and the Canadian Mincome experiment", https://doi.org/10.5203/FK2/JWVHEJ, Borealis, V1
This is the main research study emanating from the Mincome experiment. It explores the labor market response of households receiving a guaranteed annual income.
Published Research(University of Manitoba)
Jan 11, 2017
This dataverse contains published research that is in the public domain, or for which releases have been obtained.
Jan 3, 2017 - Mincome Data Excel Files
Mason, Gregory, 2017, "Mincome Baseline Data (Minc1)", https://doi.org/10.5203/FK2/NV200L, Borealis, V1, UNF:6:a8PBERDeZz9mwFVFyvv6OA== [fileUNF]
This is an Excel file with the baseline data (Minc1). Please consult the Minc1 code book
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