The Impact of Exposure to Missionaries on the English Language Proficiency and Earnings of Immigrants in the USA
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- Nicholas Larsen & Barry R. Chiswick, 2019. "The impact of exposure to missionaries on the English language proficiency and earnings of immigrants in the USA," International Journal of Manpower, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 40(4), pages 574-590, July.
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KeywordsImmigrants; Protestant; Catholic; Missionaries; Earnings; Schooling; English Language; Proficiency; American Community Survey;
- F22 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - International Migration
- J61 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Mobility, Unemployment, Vacancies, and Immigrant Workers - - - Geographic Labor Mobility; Immigrant Workers
- J31 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs - - - Wage Level and Structure; Wage Differentials
- J24 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Human Capital; Skills; Occupational Choice; Labor Productivity
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-LMA-2019-09-09 (Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages)
- NEP-MIG-2019-09-09 (Economics of Human Migration)
- NEP-URE-2019-09-09 (Urban & Real Estate Economics)
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