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Can International Migration Ever be Made a Pareto Improvement?

In: The Integration of European Labour Markets

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  • Gabriel Felbermayr
  • Wilhelm Kohler

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Combining both academic and practitioner perspectives, this book provides authoritative insights into the integration of European labour markets against the background of increasing international labour mobility.

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  • Gabriel Felbermayr & Wilhelm Kohler, 2009. "Can International Migration Ever be Made a Pareto Improvement?," Chapters, in: Ewald Nowotny & Peter Mooslechner & Doris Ritzberger-Grünwald (ed.), The Integration of European Labour Markets, chapter 3, Edward Elgar Publishing.
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    JEL classification:

    • F13 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Trade Policy; International Trade Organizations
    • D50 - Microeconomics - - General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium - - - General
    • F15 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Economic Integration
    • F22 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - International Migration

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