Migration, income redistribution, and international capital mobility

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Meckl, Jürgen;
  • Publisher: Sonderforschungsbereich 178 "Internationalisierung der Wirtschaft", Universität Konstanz Konstanz
  • Subject: Kapitalmobilität | Arbeitsmigranten | factor mobility | factor mobility,income distribution,international trade | Einkommensumverteilung | income distribution | international trade | Theorie
    • ddc: ddc:330
    mesheuropmc: education | health care economics and organizations

This paper studies income-redistribution effects from labor migration in a small open economy under alternative assumptions on the international mobility of capital. Our principal result is that induced international capital flows dampen or may even reverse redistributi... View more
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