2009

The Economics of Immigration

Theory and Policy

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ISBN: 978-3-540-77795-3 (Print) 978-3-540-77796-0 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Immigration Theory and Evidence

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 21-26

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      Pages 1-19

      Introduction to Immigration Economics

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      Pages 27-57

      The Determinants of International Migration: Theory

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      Pages 59-77

      Why People Immigrate: The Evidence

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      Pages 79-106

      Who Immigrates? Theory and Evidence

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      Pages 107-132

      The Effects of Immigration on the Destination Economy: The Theory

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      Pages 133-157

      How Immigration Impacts the Destination Economy: The Evidence

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      Pages 159-182

      Estimating Immigration’s Impact: Accounting for all Adjustments

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      Pages 183-219

      Immigration and the Source Country

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      Pages 221-258

      Economic Growth and Immigration

  3. Immigration issues and cases

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 259-260

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      Pages 261-285

      Temporary Immigration, Involuntary Immigration, and Other Variations on the Standard Model

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      Pages 287-313

      Unauthorized Immigration

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      Pages 315-341

      Hispanic Immigration to the United States

  4. Immigration Policy: Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 343-347

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      Pages 349-377

      Immigration Policy in the United States

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      Pages 379-394

      Immigration Policy in Canada

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      Pages 395-414

      Immigration Policy in Europe

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      Pages 415-428

      Conclusions and Final Observations