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The Economic Situation of First and Second-Generation Immigrants in France, Germany and the United Kingdom
A central concern about immigration is the integration into the labour market, not only of the first generation but also of subsequent generations. Little comparative work exists for Europe's largestExpand
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The Labor Market Impact of Immigration: A Quasi-Experiment Exploiting Immigrant Location Rules in Germany
  • A. Glitz
  • Economics
  • Journal of Labor Economics
  • 1 January 2012
With the fall of the Berlin Wall, ethnic Germans living in eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union were given the opportunity to migrate to Germany. Within 15 years, 2.8 million individuals hadExpand
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The labour market impact of immigration
In the first part of this paper, we present a stylized model of the labour market impact of immigration. We then discuss mechanisms through which an economy can adjust to immigration: changes inExpand
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The Economic Situation of First- and Second-Generation Immigrants in France, Germany, and the UK
A central concern about immigration is the integration into the labour market, not only of the first generation, but also of subsequent generations. Little comparative work exists for Europe’sExpand
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Coworker Networks in the Labour Market
This paper studies the effect of coworker-based networks on individual labour market outcomes. I analyse how the provision of labour market relevant information by former coworkers affects theExpand
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The labour market impact of immigration: quasi-experimental evidence
With the fall of the Berlin Wall, ethnic Germans living in the former Soviet Union and the Warsaw Pact countries were given the chance to migrate to Germany. Within 15 years, 2.8 million individualsExpand
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The integration of immigrants and their children in Europe
Immigration is currently high up the political agenda in most European countries as they struggle to deal with the increased flow of migrants that many have experienced in recent years. ManyExpand
Immigration in Spain: what have we learned from recent evidence?*
This paper summarizes the recent economics literature on the immigration wave experienced by Spain over the last decade. We survey this growing literature and focus on two key questions: what hasExpand
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Skill Premiums and the Supply of Young Workers in Germany
In this paper, we study the development and underlying drivers of skill premiums in Germany between 1980 and 2008. We show that the significant increase in the medium to low skill wage premiums sinceExpand
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Glitz , Albrecht Working Paper Ethnic segregation in Germany
Ethnic Segregation in Germany This paper provides a comprehensive description of the nature and extent of ethnic segregation in Germany. Using matched employer-employee data for the universe ofExpand