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Migration
Journal Article
Settlement and labour force outcomes for Afghan immigrants and their children in Canada

Part of Journal Special Issue Involuntary Migration, Inequality, and Integration

Afghan immigrants Canada Labour force participation
Journal Article
Challenges to the economic integration of Afghan refugees in the US

Part of Journal Special Issue Involuntary Migration, Inequality, and Integration

economic capital cultural capital Integration
Journal Article
Competing contexts of reception in refugee and immigrant incorporation: Vietnamese in West and East Germany

Part of Journal Special Issue Involuntary Migration, Inequality, and Integration

Integration International migration Refugees
Journal Article
Differentiated embedding among the Vietnamese refugees in London and the UK: Fragmentation, complexity, and ‘in/visibility’

Part of Journal Special Issue Involuntary Migration, Inequality, and Integration

First- and second-generation Intra-ethnic divisions Invisivility UK
Journal Article
The resettlement of Vietnamese refugees across Canada over three decades

Part of Journal Special Issue Involuntary Migration, Inequality, and Integration

Canada Earnings Economic integration
Journal Article
Involuntary migration, context of reception, and social mobility: The case of Vietnamese refugee resettlement in the United States

Part of Journal Special Issue Involuntary Migration, Inequality, and Integration

Refugees Involuntary migration Boat people
Journal Article
Involuntary migration, inequality, and integration: National and subnational influences

Part of Journal Special Issue Involuntary Migration, Inequality, and Integration

Economic integration Horizontal inequality Inequality
Journal Article
Crop prices and the individual decision to migrate

Part of Journal Special Issue Understanding agricultural development and change

Migration Price shocks
Blog
Migrant workers in the Covid-19 pandemic

Millions of migrant workers around the world provide valuable income for their families and contribute more broadly to the economies of both their home and host countries...

COVID-19 Migration Global health
Working Paper
Structural transformation, inequality, and inclusive growth in China

In this paper, we analyse the relationship between China’s structural transformation and the inclusiveness of its economic growth...

Inequality Education Migration
Working Paper
The ethnographic approach to social mobility

The ethnographic approach has much to contribute to our understanding of social mobility...

Ethnography Inequality Migration
Working Paper
Social networks, role models, peer effects, and aspirations

We review the literature on pathways through which social networks may influence social mobility in developing countries...

Behavioral economics cultural economics geographic labour mobility
Working Paper
Involuntary migration, inequality, and integration: National and subnational influences

Across the world, we observe different experiences in terms of inequality between migrant and ‘host-country’ populations. What factors contribute to such variation?...

Economic integration Horizontal inequality Inequality
Working Paper
Marriage, work, and migration: The role of infrastructure development and gender norms

Traditional gender norms can restrict independent migration by women, preventing them from taking advantage of economic opportunities in urban non-agricultural industries...

Migration Marriage markets Female labour force participation
Working Paper
The effects of wartime institutions on households’ ability to cope with shocks: Evidence for Colombia

This paper studies the legacies of wartime institutions, measured as rebelocracy, on the ability of households to cope with negative income shocks...

Armed conflict Institutions Migration
Seminar
Oded Stark on a theory of migration as rank-seeking behavior

Oded Stark will present at the WIDER Seminar Series on 23 October 2019. Abstract – A theory of migration as rank-seeking behavior By now there is widespread recognition that comparisons with others impinge significantly on wellbeing and elicit...

23 October 2019
UNU-WIDER, Katajanokanlaituri 6 B, Helsinki, Finland
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