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Diaspora parité du pouvoir d'achat incertitude et épargne

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  • Jellal, Mohamed
  • Bouzahzah, Mohamed

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The purpose of this paper is to analyze the behavior and performance of migrants in the presence of an uncertain purchasing power parity.We show , in particular, that the impact of the probability of return remains ambiguous regarding both the savings and labor supply of the migrants , this theoritical finding seems to relativize those in the literature on this topic

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Paper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 38746.

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Date of creation: 2012
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Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:38746

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Keywords: Diaspora; puschasing power parity; uncertainty; saving; labor supply;

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