Is International Trade a Substitute for Migration?
AbstractIf a goal of immigration reform is to lessen the flow of unauthorized immigrants into the U.S., could international trade be used to deter immigration rather than adopting legal barriers? The purpose of this paper is to shed some light on this question by considering the theoretical foundations and empirical research regarding the connection between trade and migration.
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Volume (Year): 7 (2007)
Issue (Month): 3 (October)
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- Harry P. Bowen & Jennifer Pedussel Wu, 2011.
"Immigrant Specificity and the Relationship between Trade and Immigration: Theory and Evidence,"
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2011-01, McColl School of Business, Queens University of Charlotte, revised 13 Jul 2012.
- Bowen, Harry P. & Pédussel Wu, Jennifer, 2012. "Immigrant specificity and the relationship between trade and immigration: Theory and evidence," Working Papers 70, Institute of Management Berlin (IMB), Berlin School of Economics and Law.
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