Disparities in work, risk and health between immigrants and native-born Spaniards.

  title={Disparities in work, risk and health between immigrants and native-born Spaniards.},
  author={Meritxell Sol{\'e} and Luis D{\'i}az-Serrano and Marisol Rodriguez},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  volume={76 1},
The probability of acquiring a permanent disability is partly determined by working and contractual conditions, particularly exposure to job risks. We postulate a model in which this impact is mediated by the choice of occupation, with a level of risk associated with it. We assume this choice is endogenous and that it depends on preferences and opportunities in the labour market, both of which may differ between immigrants and natives. To test this hypothesis we apply a bivariate probit model… CONTINUE READING

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