Rwi Essen Ruhr Graduate School in Economics Ruhr Economic Papers #25 Ruhr Economic Papers

@inproceedings{ESSEN2007RwiER,
  title={Rwi Essen Ruhr Graduate School in Economics Ruhr Economic Papers #25 Ruhr Economic Papers},
  author={RWI ESSEN},
  year={2007}
}
  • RWI ESSEN
  • Published 2007
We analyze the impact of job entry restrictions on the economic integration of recent ethnic German immigrants, using twelve waves of the German Socio-Economic Panel. The German labor market closely ties job accessibility to vocational education which likely hampers the transferability of foreign human capital. To assess this effect, we compare the job mismatch probabilities of ethnic German immigrants and German natives and the employment probability in jobs that vary by the qualifications… CONTINUE READING