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Travailleurs maghrébins et portugais en France. Le poids de l'origine

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This paper analyses the relative position of French, Portuguese and North African workers in the French labour market. We notably show that given the sex, the qualification, the potential experience, the localisation and the sector of activity, Portuguese have a lower propensity of being unemployed, a lower duration of unemployment and higher wages than natives, whereas North African are disadvantaged according to all these criteria. We analyse how specificities of the communities regarding the French fluency, the real experience, the propensity to return and the density of the community network are likely to explain these differences.

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  • Manon Domingues Dos Santos, 2005. "Travailleurs maghrébins et portugais en France. Le poids de l'origine," Revue économique, Presses de Sciences-Po, vol. 56(2), pages 447-464.
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    1. Claudia Senik & Thierry Verdier, 2011. "Segregation, entrepreneurship and work values: the case of France," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 24(4), pages 1207-1234, October.
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    3. Cécile BATISSE & Nong ZHU, 2009. "L’effet des politiques sociales sur l’emploi des nouveaux immigrants à Montréal :une analyse longitudinale et conjoncturelle," Working Papers 200925, CERDI.
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    5. Hammouda, Nacer-Eddine & Souag, ali, 2011. "Y-a-t-il une discrimination salariale à l'encontre des migrants d'origine Africaine en France ?
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    6. Nong Zhu & Cecile Batisse, 2014. "L'effet des politiques sociales sur l'emploi des nouveaux immigrants à Montréal," CIRANO Working Papers 2014s-05, CIRANO.
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