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A situação ocupacional dos imigrantes brasileiros na Espanha


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  • Santos Ruesga Benito

    (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)

  • Julimar da Silva Bichara

    (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)

  • Sandro Eduardo Monsueto

    (FACE-UFG, Ciências Econômicas)


This article aims to present the main characteristics of Brazilian workers who work in the formal labor market in Spanish, using the new source of information from the Spanish Social Security. In general, Brazilians workers are occupied mainly in the construction sector, main motor of the Spanish economy in recent years, and in domestic services, for women case. Significant differences in wages are observed and an important percentage of temporary contracts in the Brazilians workforce, setting up a situation of increased insecurity at front fluctuations of the economy.

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Paper provided by Curso de Ciencias Economicas da Universidade Federal de Goias - FACE in its series Working papers - Textos para Discussao do Curso de Ciencias Economicas da UFG with number 003.

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Length: 13 pages
Date of creation: Jun 2009
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Publication status: Published in Centro de Estudios Brasileños de la Fundacion Ortega y Gasset
Handle: RePEc:ufb:wpaper:003

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Keywords: Brazilian Immigration; Spain; labor market;

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