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Les effets de la migration sur le chômage marocain : une analyse en équilibre général calculable statique

  • Fida Karam


    (CES - Centre d'économie de la Sorbonne - UP1 - Université Panthéon-Sorbonne - CNRS - Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique)

  • Bernard Decaluwé


    (Université Laval)

Recent economic literature on the impact of migration on the country of origin has not successfully analyzed the effect of migration on unemployment and wage rate especially in urban area. Using a detailed CGE model applied to the moroccan economy, we are able to show that if we take into account simultaneously moroccan emigration to European Union, immigration from Sub-Saharan Africa into Morocco and rural-urban migration, the impact on wage rate and unemployment is ambiguous.

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Date of creation: Mar 2007
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Publication status: Published in Documents de travail du Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne 2007.16 - ISSN : 1955-611X. 2007
Handle: RePEc:hal:cesptp:halshs-00145424
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