Canada should reduce immigration during deep economic recession, say the authors of a detailed analysis of the earnings of immigrants over their first 10 years in the country that also touts the benefits of selecting newcomers based on earning potential.

Canada should emphasize skill-assessed immigrants because their earning power ‚Äúconsistently and substantially‚ÄĚ out-performed other classes of newcomers, the study says.

By Adrian Humphreys -- National Post (Canada)

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Updated: Tue, Sep 6th 2011 @ 3:01pm EDT