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Is human capital accumulation a self-propelling process? Comparing educational attainment levels of movers and stayers

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  • Brigitte Waldorf

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal The Annals of Regional Science.

    Volume (Year): 43 (2009)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 323-344

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    1. Emek Basker, 2003. "Education, Job Search and Migration," Labor and Demography 0303003, EconWPA.
    2. Christopher R. Berry & Edward L. Glaeser, 2005. "The Divergence of Human Capital Levels Across Cities," NBER Working Papers 11617, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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    4. McGranahan, David A., 1999. "Natural Amenities Drive Rural Population Change," Agricultural Economics Reports 33955, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
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    1. Annekatrin Niebuhr & Tanja Buch & Silke Hamann & Anja Rossen, 2012. "Jobs or Amenities – What determines the migration balances of cities?," ERSA conference papers ersa12p401, European Regional Science Association.
    2. Winters, John V., 2011. "Human capital, higher education institutions, and quality of life," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 41(5), pages 446-454, September.
    3. Torben Schmidt & Peter Jensen, 2013. "Foreign labor and regional labor markets: aggregate and disaggregate impact on growth and wages in Danish regions," The Annals of Regional Science, Springer, vol. 50(3), pages 809-840, June.
    4. K. Newbold, 2012. "Migration and regional science: opportunities and challenges in a changing environment," The Annals of Regional Science, Springer, vol. 48(2), pages 451-468, April.

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