Diaspora parité du pouvoir d'achat incertitude et épargne
AbstractThe 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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Diaspora; puschasing power parity; uncertainty; saving; labor supply;
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- F22 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - International Migration
- E2 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment
- J22 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Time Allocation and Labor Supply
- D8 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty
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