Further Reading

Abowd, J.M., Freeman, R.B. (2007), eds. Immigration, Trade, and the Labor Market. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. http://press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/I/bo3636141.html

Aydemir, A., Skuterud, M. (2005). “Explaining the deteriorating entry earnings of Canada’s immigrant cohorts, 1966-2000.” Canadian Journal of Economics 38(2), pp. 641-672.

Bell, B. (2014) “Crime and immigration: Do poor labor market opportunities lead to migrant crime?” IZA World of Labor 33. http://wol.iza.org/articles/crime-and-immigration

Boeri, T., Brücker, H., Docquier, F., Rapoport, H. (2012), eds. Brain Drain and Brain Gain: The Global Competition to Attract High-Skilled Migrants. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press.  http://ukcatalogue.oup.com/product/9780199654826.do

Borjas, G.J. (1987). “Self-selection and the earnings of immigrants.” American Economic Review 77(4), pp. 531-553.

Borjas, G.J. (1993). “The intergenerational mobility of immigrants.” Journal of Labor Economics 11(1), pp. 113-135.

Borjas, G.J. (2000), eds. Issues in the Economics of Immigration. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. http://www.press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/I/bo3626937.html

Borjas, G.J. (2013). “The slowdown in the economic assimilation of immigrants: Aging and cohort effects revisited again.” National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper No. 19116. Cambridge, MA: National Bureau of Economic Research.

Borjas, G.J. (2014). Immigration Economics. Boston: Harvard University Press.

Borjas, G.J., Bratsberg, B. (1996). “Who leaves? The outmigration of the foreign-born.” Review of Economics and Statistics 78(1), pp. 165-176.

Borjas, G.J., Crisp, J. (2005), eds. Poverty, International Migration and Asylum. Hampshire, UK: Palgrave-Macmillan for WIDER. http://www.palgrave.com/page/detail/poverty-international-migration-and-asylum-george-j-borjas/?K=9781403943651.

Chiswick, B.R. (1978). “The effect of Americanization on the earnings of foreign-born men.” Journal of Political Economy 86(5), pp. 897-921.

Chiswick, B.R, Miller, P.W. (2014), eds. Handbook of the Economics of International Migration. Amsterdam: Elsevier. https://www.elsevier.com/books/handbook-of-the-economics-of-international-migration-volume-1a/chiswick/978-0-444-53764-5.

Clemens, M.A. (2011). “Economics and emigration: Trillion-dollar bills on the sidewalk?” Journal of Economic Perspectives 22(3), pp. 83-106. 

Clemens, M., Montenegro, C., Pritchett, L. (2009). “The place premium: wage differences for identical workers across the US border." Harvard Kennedy School Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP09-004. John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.

Constant, A.F., Zimmermann, K.F. (2013). Eds. International Handbook on the Economics of Migration. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar. http://www.iza.org/MigrationHandbook/index

Docquier, F., Rapoport, H. (2012). “Globalization, brain drain, and development.” Journal of Economic Literature 50(3), pp. 681-730.

Gibson, J., McKenzie, D. (2011). “Eight questions about brain drain.” Journal of Economic Perspectives 25(3), pp. 107-128.

Hamermesh, D.S., Bean, F.D. (1998), eds. Help or Hindrance? The Economic Implications of Immigration for African Americans. New York: Russell Sage Foundation.

Hunt, J. (2012). “The impact of immigration on the educational attainment of natives.” National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper No. 18047. Cambridge, MA: National Bureau of Economic Research.

International Organization for Migration (IOM). (2009). “Laws for legal immigration in the 27 EU Member States.” International Migration Law No. 16. http://publications.iom.int/bookstore/free/IML_16.pdf.

Lucas, Robert E.B. (2015). eds. International Handbook on Migration and Economic Development, Edward Elgar Publishing.


Massey, D.S., Espinosa, K.E. (1997). “What’s driving Mexico-U.S. migration? A theoretical, empirical, and policy analysis.” American Journal of Sociology 102(4), pp. 939-999.

Peri, G. (2014). “Do immigrant workers depress the wages of native workers?” IZA World of Labor 42. http://wol.iza.org/articles/do-immigrant-workers-depress-the-wages-of-native-workers.pdf.

Sjaastad, L. (1962). “The costs and returns of human migration.” Journal of Political Economy 70(5), pp. 80-93.

Smith, J.P., Edmonston, B. (1997), eds. The New Americans: Economic, Demographic, and Fiscal Effects of Immigration. Washington, DC: National Academies Press.

Storesletten, K. (2000). “Sustaining fiscal policy through immigration.” Journal of Political Economy 108(2), pp. 300-323.

Tani, M. (2014). “Using a point system for selecting immigrants.” IZA World of Labor 24. http://wol.iza.org/articles/using-a-point-system-for-selecting-immigrants.pdf.

Yang, D. (2011). “Migrant remittances.” Journal of Economic Perspectives 25(3), pp. 129-152.