Immigration and Labor Productivity: New Empirical Evidence for Spain

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Nicodemo, Catia;
  • Publisher: Bonn: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
  • Subject: SABI | Spain | immigration | J61 | F22 | labor productivity | immigration, labor productivity, Spain, MCVL, SABI | R11 | MCVL
    • jel: jel:F22 | jel:J61 | jel:R11
      ddc: ddc:330

The purpose of this paper of this paper is to explore the immigration and productivity in Spain. We estimate the effect of immigration on labor productivity from 2004 until 2008 for Spain. Using firms (SABI) and individuals data (Social Security Records) we calculate th... View more
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