The Economics of Temporary Migrations

  title={The Economics of Temporary Migrations},
  author={Christian Dustmann and Joseph-Simon G{\"o}rlach},
Many migrations are temporary -- a fact that has often been ignored in the economic literature on migration. Such omission may be serious in that expected migration temporariness can impart a distinct dynamic element to immigrants' economic behavior, generating possible consequences for nonmigrants in both home and host countries. In this paper, we provide a thorough examination of the various aspects of temporary migrations that matter for the analysis of economic phenomena. We demonstrate the… 
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  • C. Dustmann
  • Economics
    Journal of population economics
  • 1993
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