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Ethnic Enclaves and the Earnings of Immigrants

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  • Yu Xie

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  • Margaret Gough
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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Demography.

    Volume (Year): 48 (2011)
    Issue (Month): 4 (November)
    Pages: 1293-1315

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:demogr:v:48:y:2011:i:4:p:1293-1315

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    Keywords: Ethnic enclaves; Immigrants; Assimilation; Earnings;

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    1. Borjas, George J, 1989. "Immigrant and Emigrant Earnings: A Longitudinal Study," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 27(1), pages 21-37, January.
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    7. Chiswick, Barry R, 1978. "The Effect of Americanization on the Earnings of Foreign-born Men," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 86(5), pages 897-921, October.
    8. Mark C. Regets & Harriet Orcutt Duleep, 1999. "Immigrants and Human-Capital Investment," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 89(2), pages 186-191, May.
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    1. Gleeson, Shannon, 2012. "Leveraging health capital at the workplace: An examination of health reporting behavior among Latino immigrant restaurant workers in the United States," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 75(12), pages 2291-2298.
    2. Nobari, Tabashir Z. & Wang, May-Choo & Chaparro, M. Pia & Crespi, Catherine M. & Koleilat, Maria & Whaley, Shannon E., 2013. "Immigrant enclaves and obesity in preschool-aged children in Los Angeles County," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 92(C), pages 1-8.

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