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Demography (2017) 54 (2): 603–630.
Published: 13 March 2017
...-country assessment of policies aimed to attract and select high-skilled workers. Points-based systems are much more effective in attracting and selecting high-skilled migrants than requiring a job offer, labor market tests, and shortage lists. Offers of permanent residency, while attracting the highly...
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Demography (2016) 53 (1): 27–53.
Published: 10 December 2015
.... , & Hock , H. ( 2010 ). Low-skilled immigration and work-fertility tradeoffs among high-skilled US natives . American Economic Review , 100 , 224 – 228 . 10.1257/aer.100.2.224 Goldin , C. ( 2004 ). The long road to the fast track: Career and family . Annals of the American Academy...
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Published: 22 November 2019
Fig. 2 Associations of low- and high-skilled immigration with native and immigrant wages More
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Published: 13 March 2017
Fig. 1 Government policy objectives on high-skilled migration (% of countries aiming to raise high-skilled immigration). Source: Data from UN World Population Policies 2015 ( http://esa.un.org/PopPolicy ) More
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Published: 22 November 2019
Fig. 3 Associations of low- and high-skilled immigration with native wages from the ConsPUMA analysis, 1980–2011 More
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Published: 13 March 2017
Fig. 2 High-skilled migration policies across 10 Western destinations, 2000–2012. Light gray = policy does not exist; dark gray = policy implemented More
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Published: 13 March 2017
Fig. 2 High-skilled migration policies across 10 Western destinations, 2000–2012. Light gray = policy does not exist; dark gray = policy implemented More
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Demography (2023) 60 (1): 201–226.
Published: 01 February 2023
...Xiaoguang Li; Yao Lu Abstract Extensive research has documented persistent nativity inequality in the U.S. labor market, even among high-skilled immigrants. Yet, this phenomenon has not been sufficiently explained. This study investigates whether different types of education–occupation mismatch...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 219–245.
Published: 01 February 2021
... parent-child U.S. intergenerational occupational mobility patterns and child occupational attainment differ based on parental premigration occupational status (i.e., low- vs. high-skilled) and parental postmigration occupational mobility (i.e., upward, same, or downward). Our results suggest...
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Demography (2019) 56 (6): 2229–2252.
Published: 22 November 2019
...Fig. 2 Associations of low- and high-skilled immigration with native and immigrant wages ...
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Published: 01 April 2024
Fig. 3 Share of immigrants in the Medicaid-only group. Panel a shows the share of agricultural workers classified as legal using the BC algorithm owing to Medicaid alone. Panel b shows the corresponding summary for all, high-skill, and low-skill immigrants. “Low-skill” are workers who have More
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Demography (2021) 58 (2): 419–450.
Published: 01 April 2021
... choices, conditional on other characteristics of the locale—to estimate whether age 1 attendance in high-quality, state-regulated childcare centers, known as crèches , impacts child development at approximately age 2. We examine whether effects differ across developmental domains (language, motor skills...
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Demography (2020) 57 (1): 61–98.
Published: 15 January 2020
... entrance examinations. We also find no evidence of skill improvements for children with low socioeconomic status, although we provide suggestive evidence that they may benefit from high-quality care. Our estimates refer to children who start childcare before they become legally entitled, for whom...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 378–392.
Published: 01 June 1966
... emphasis on changes in industrial and occupotiona structure. For the 1951–61 decade, the extensiveness of out-migration of former in-migrants, its age-sex selectivity, and its high incidence among recent migrants are demonstrated. As is true elsewhere, migration to Bombay is shown to be highly selective...
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Demography (2014) 51 (4): 1225–1249.
Published: 01 July 2014
..., for BMI and calorie expenditure, the effect of education is significant for females and is more pronounced for women with high body mass and low physical activity. On the other hand, the effect of education on eating patterns is significant mainly for males, being more beneficial for men with elevated...
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Demography (2012) 49 (1): 219–237.
Published: 13 December 2011
... that for employer-sponsored immigrants, the acquisition of a green card leads to an annual wage gain of about $11,860. 10 11 2011 13 12 2011 © Population Association of America 2011 2011 Immigration Permanent residency High skill Mobility Data used in this study come from the New...
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Demography (2007) 44 (3): 623–647.
Published: 01 August 2007
... married and having high earnings reinforce each other over time. 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2007 2007 Ordinary Little Square Wage Rate Unobserved Heterogeneity Work Effort Wage Premium References Ahituv A. , & Lerman R. ( 2005 ). Job...
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Demography (2007) 44 (4): 883–898.
Published: 01 November 2007
... of schooling (Table 3). The odds of educational enrollment are about six times as high among immigrants who move to pursue their educational career than among labor migrants. Considering country of origin, the skill transferability mechanism predicts that Turks and Moroccans (who originate from a country...
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Demography (2000) 37 (1): 127–138.
Published: 01 February 2000
... and high-quality data. On the basis of data obtained from the first round of the survey, we present new information never before available on the schooling and language skills of new immigrants and their earnings gains from immigration. mmigration affects American society in profound ways. Yet in perhaps...
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Demography (2017) 54 (1): 361–389.
Published: 06 January 2017
... and cognitive skills in children (Carlson and Corcoran 2001 ; Duncan et al. 1994 ). Quite plausibly, the adverse economic consequences of incarceration are largest when children have a low risk of experiencing paternal incarceration. These children, compared with their counterparts with a moderate or high...
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