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International migration : trends, policies, and economic impact

Author: Slobodan Djajić
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2001.
Series: Routledge contemporary economic policy issues, 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"International migration, legal as well as illegal, presents a wide range of opportunities, challenges and risks for both the countries of immigration and emigration. This book provides an in-depth analysis of the issues which lie at the centre of academic and policy debates on the subject." "This work together the research and findings of leading specialists in the field of international migration to provide a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Slobodan Djajić
ISBN: 0415237823 9780415237826
OCLC Number: 45243277
Description: xviii, 273 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Immigration policies and their impact : the case of New Zealand and Australia / Rainer Winkelmann --
Canadian immigration : economic winners and losers / Don Devoretz --
The political economy of international migration in a Ricardo-Viner model / Jean-Marie Grether, Jaime De Melo and Tobias Müller --
Interactions between international migration and the welfare state / Assaf Razin and Efraim Sadka --
Trade and migration : the Mexico-US case / Philip L. Martin --
Aggregate-level migration studies as a tool for forecasting future migration streams / Michael Fertig and Christoph M. Schmidt --
Illegal immigration trends, policies and economic effects / Slobodan Djajić --
The decision to legalize by Bulgarian illegal immigrants in Greece / Alexander Sarris and Evgenia Markova --
Illegal immigrants in the US economy : a comparative analysis of Mexican and non-Mexican undocumented workers / Francisco L. Rivera-Batiz --
Immigrant adjustment in Israel : the determinants of literacy and fluency in Hebrew and the effects on earnings / Barry R. Chiswick and Gaston Repetto --
Why go back? Return motives of migrant workers / Christian Dustmann --
Determinants and effects of migrant remittances : a survey / Nicholas P. Glytsos.
Series Title: Routledge contemporary economic policy issues, 3.
Responsibility: edited by Slobodan Djajić.
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This book provides a contemporary perspective on a broad range of international migration problems. It considers recent immigration trends and policies, examining migrant behaviour, illegal  Read more...
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"Twelve papers focus on recent immigration trends and policies and their economic impact."-Journal of Economic Literature

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