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Tomatoes or tomato pickers? Free trade and migration between Mexico and the United States




Tomatoes or tomato pickers? Free trade and migration between Mexico and the United States

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  • Amaranta Melchor del Río & Susanne Thorwarth, 2009. "Tomatoes or tomato pickers? Free trade and migration between Mexico and the United States," Journal of Applied Economics, Universidad del CEMA, vol. 12, pages 109-135, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:cem:jaecon:v:12:y:2009:n:1:p:109-135

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    1. Christopher R. Parsons & L. Alan Winters, 2014. "International migration, trade and aid: a survey," Chapters,in: International Handbook on Migration and Economic Development, chapter 4, pages 65-112 Edward Elgar Publishing.
    2. Campaniello, Nadia, 2014. "The causal effect of trade on migration: Evidence from countries of the Euro-Mediterranean partnership," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 30(C), pages 223-233.

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    migration; international trade; distributed lag model; Mexico; NAFTA;

    JEL classification:

    • C22 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - Time-Series Models; Dynamic Quantile Regressions; Dynamic Treatment Effect Models; Diffusion Processes
    • F00 - International Economics - - General - - - General
    • F10 - International Economics - - Trade - - - General
    • F22 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - International Migration


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