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Immigration, trade, and the labor market [electronic resource] / edited by John M. Abowd and Richard B. Freeman.

Contributor(s): Abowd, John M | Freeman, Richard B. (Richard Barry), 1943-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: National Bureau of Economic Research project report: Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c1991Description: 1 online resource (viii, 432 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9780226000961 (electronic bk.); 0226000966 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Foreign workers -- United States -- Congresses | Foreign workers -- Canada -- Congresses | Foreign workers -- Australia -- Congresses | Labor market -- United States -- Congresses | Labor market -- Canada -- Congresses | Labor market -- Australia -- Congresses | Foreign trade and employment -- United States -- Congresses | Foreign trade and employment -- Canada -- Congresses | Foreign trade and employment -- Australia -- Congresses | Travailleurs �etrangers -- �Etats-Unis -- Congr�es | Travailleurs �etrangers -- Canada -- Congr�es | Travailleurs �etrangers -- Australie -- Congr�es | Travail, March�e du -- �Etats-Unis -- Congr�es | Travail, March�e du -- Canada -- Congr�es | Travail, March�e du -- Australie -- Congr�es | Commerce ext�erieur et emploi -- �Etats-Unis -- Congr�es | Commerce ext�erieur et emploi -- Canada -- Congr�es | Commerce ext�erieur et emploi -- Australie -- Congr�es | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Labor | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Labor & Industrial Relations | Labour market | United States | Canada | AustraliaGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Immigration, trade, and the labor market.DDC classification: 331.6/2 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Immigration and self-selection / George J. Borjas -- Undocumented Mexican-born workers in the United States : how many, how permanent? / George J. Borjas, Richard B. Freeman, and Kevin Lang -- The effect of policy restrictions on capital and labor flows in Mexico / Juan Diez-Canedo R. -- Internal migration of U.S. immigrants / Ann P. Bartel and Marianne J. Koch -- Migration, ethnicity, and labor force activity / Marta Tienda and Franklin D. Wilson -- Labor market adjustments to increased immigration / Robert J. LaLonde and Robert H. Topel -- The effects of immigration on the labor market outcomes of less-skilled natives / Joseph G. Altonji and David Card -- Industrial wage and employment determination in an open economy / Richard B. Freeman and Lawrence F. Katz -- Foreign-owned businesses in the United States / Jonathan S. Leonard and Rachel McCulloch.
Immigration, international trade, and the wages of native workers / Peter Kuhn and Ian Wooton -- Immigrants, labor market pressures, and the composition of the aggregate demand / Susan M. Collins -- An analysis of the earnings of Canadian immigrants / David E. Bloom and Morley Gunderson -- The effects of international competition on collective bargaining outcomes : a comparison of the United States and Canada / John M. Abowd and Thomas Lemieux -- Male immigrant wage and unemployment experience in Australia / John J. Beggs and Bruce J. Chapman -- Why are low-skilled immigrants in the United States poorly paid relative to their Australian counterparts : some of the issues illustrated in the context of the footwear, clothing, and textile industries / R.G. Gregory, R. Anstie, and E. Klug.
Appendix : The NBER immigration, trade, and labor markets data files / John M. Abowd.
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"Papers presented at a conference held in Cambridge, Massachusetts, 11-12 September 1987"--Pref.

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Immigration and self-selection / George J. Borjas -- Undocumented Mexican-born workers in the United States : how many, how permanent? / George J. Borjas, Richard B. Freeman, and Kevin Lang -- The effect of policy restrictions on capital and labor flows in Mexico / Juan Diez-Canedo R. -- Internal migration of U.S. immigrants / Ann P. Bartel and Marianne J. Koch -- Migration, ethnicity, and labor force activity / Marta Tienda and Franklin D. Wilson -- Labor market adjustments to increased immigration / Robert J. LaLonde and Robert H. Topel -- The effects of immigration on the labor market outcomes of less-skilled natives / Joseph G. Altonji and David Card -- Industrial wage and employment determination in an open economy / Richard B. Freeman and Lawrence F. Katz -- Foreign-owned businesses in the United States / Jonathan S. Leonard and Rachel McCulloch.

Immigration, international trade, and the wages of native workers / Peter Kuhn and Ian Wooton -- Immigrants, labor market pressures, and the composition of the aggregate demand / Susan M. Collins -- An analysis of the earnings of Canadian immigrants / David E. Bloom and Morley Gunderson -- The effects of international competition on collective bargaining outcomes : a comparison of the United States and Canada / John M. Abowd and Thomas Lemieux -- Male immigrant wage and unemployment experience in Australia / John J. Beggs and Bruce J. Chapman -- Why are low-skilled immigrants in the United States poorly paid relative to their Australian counterparts : some of the issues illustrated in the context of the footwear, clothing, and textile industries / R.G. Gregory, R. Anstie, and E. Klug.

Appendix : The NBER immigration, trade, and labor markets data files / John M. Abowd.

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