Immigrants' language skills: the immigrant experience in a longitudinal survey

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Barry CHISWICK; Yew LEE; Paul W. MILLER;
(2003)
  • Journal: Annals of Economics and Statistics,issue 71-72,pages97-139

This paper is concerned with the determinants of English language proficiency among immigrants. It presents a model based on economic incentives, exposure, and efficiency in language acquisition, which it tests using the Longitudinal Survey of Immigrants to Australia. P... View more
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