Is skilled immigration always good for growth in the receiving economy?
AbstractA highly skilled immigration can be growth enhancing if the positive contribution of the imported brains to the host economy's human capital stock outweighs the immigration-induced adverse effect on educational incentives for natives, or growth depleting if the latter effect dominates.
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- Leonid V. Azarnert, 2010. "Is Skilled Immigration Always Good for Growth in the Receiving Economy?," Working Papers 2010-05, Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University.
- F22 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - International Migration
- O15 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Economic Development: Human Resources; Human Development; Income Distribution; Migration
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