Economic Influences on Child Migration Decisions: Evidence from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh
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- Eric V. Edmonds & Philip Salinger, 2008. "Economic influences on child migration decisions: Evidence from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh," Indian Growth and Development Review, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 1(1), pages 32-56, April.
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- Eric V. Edmonds & Maheshwor Shrestha, 2013. "Independent child labor migrants," Chapters,in: International Handbook on the Economics of Migration, chapter 5, pages 98-120 Edward Elgar Publishing.
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Keywordsmigration; child labor; India;
- J82 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Labor Standards - - - Labor Force Composition
- O15 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Economic Development: Human Resources; Human Development; Income Distribution; Migration
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- NEP-ALL-2007-11-24 (All new papers)
- NEP-CWA-2007-11-24 (Central & Western Asia)
- NEP-DEV-2007-11-24 (Development)
- NEP-MIG-2007-11-24 (Economics of Human Migration)
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