Skill-based immigration, economic integration, and economic performance

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Aydemir, Abdurrahman;
(2014)
  • Publisher: Bonn: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
  • Journal: IZA World of Labor, issue May, pages 1-10
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15185/izawol.41
  • Subject: immigration policy | human capital | J61 | point system | economic outcomes | visa channels | immigrant selection | J68 | immigrant selection, immigration policy, economic outcomes, visa channels, point system, human capital
    • jel: jel:J61 | jel:J68
      ddc: ddc:330

Studies for major immigrant-receiving countries provide evidence on the comparative economic performance of immigrant classes (skill-, kinship-, and humanitarian-based). Developed countries are increasingly competing for high-skilled immigrants, who perform better in th... View more
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