Migration Dynamics

Stark, Oded and Wang, You Qiang (March 2002) Migration Dynamics. IHS Economics Series 112

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Abstract: Quite often established migrants offer assistance and support that facilitate the arrival of new migrants. Why would migrants want other migrants to join them - so much so as to be willing to pay for them to come? We suggest a rationale. Our modeling framework is capable of explaining several stylized facts pertaining to transfers by migrants and the structure and dynamics of migration.;

Item Type: IHS Series
Keywords: 'Migration dynamics' 'Migrants' transfers' 'Follow-up migration'
Classification Codes (e.g. JEL): F22, J61
Status: Published
Date Deposited: 26 Sep 2014 10:37
Last Modified: 22 Jul 2017 05:23
URI: http://irihs.ihs.ac.at/id/eprint/1412

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