Understanding the Role of Immigrants' Legal Status: Evidence from Policy Experiments

@article{Fasani2015UnderstandingTR,
  title={Understanding the Role of Immigrants' Legal Status: Evidence from Policy Experiments},
  author={F. Fasani},
  journal={European Economics: Labor & Social Conditions eJournal},
  year={2015}
}
  • F. Fasani
  • Published 2015
  • Economics
  • European Economics: Labor & Social Conditions eJournal
  • Programs aimed at reducing the presence of unauthorised immigrants are often at the core of the migration policy debate in host countries. In recent years, a growing body of empirical literature has attempted to understand the effect of lacking legal status on immigrants' outcomes and behaviour. The main difficulties in this field are the scarcity of data and the identification challenge posed by endogenous selection into legal status. The vast majority of these articles have therefore used… CONTINUE READING
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