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A situação ocupacional dos imigrantes brasileiros na Espanha


  • Santos Ruesga Benito

    (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)

  • Julimar da Silva Bichara

    (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)

  • Sandro Eduardo Monsueto

    () (FACE-UFG, Ciências Econômicas)


This article aims to present the main characteristics of Brazilian workers who work in the formal labor market in Spanish, using the new source of information from the Spanish Social Security. In general, Brazilians workers are occupied mainly in the construction sector, main motor of the Spanish economy in recent years, and in domestic services, for women case. Significant differences in wages are observed and an important percentage of temporary contracts in the Brazilians workforce, setting up a situation of increased insecurity at front fluctuations of the economy.

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  • Santos Ruesga Benito & Julimar da Silva Bichara & Sandro Eduardo Monsueto, 2009. "A situação ocupacional dos imigrantes brasileiros na Espanha," Working papers - Textos para Discussao do Curso de Ciencias Economicas da UFG 003, Curso de Ciencias Economicas da Universidade Federal de Goias - FACE.
  • Handle: RePEc:ufb:wpaper:003

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    Brazilian Immigration; Spain; labor market;

    JEL classification:

    • J61 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Mobility, Unemployment, Vacancies, and Immigrant Workers - - - Geographic Labor Mobility; Immigrant Workers
    • J21 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Labor Force and Employment, Size, and Structure

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