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The Determinants of Migration from Sub-Saharan African Countries

Wim Naudé.

in Journal of African Economies

June 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Factor Movements and International Business; Economic Development; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation; Environmental Economics; Household Analysis; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 8851 words.

This paper investigates the determinants of migration from 45 Sub-Saharan African (SSA) countries over the period 1965–2005. The significant determinants are armed conflict and lack of job...

Divided island: Haitian immigration and electoral outcomes in the Dominican Republic

Pascal Jaupart.

in Journal of Economic Geography

July 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Factor Movements and International Business; Household Analysis; Analysis of Collective Decision-making. 16040 words.

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This paper provides new evidence on the effect of immigration on electoral outcomes in developing countries and emerging democracies. The Dominican...

The Effect of Refugee Inflows on Host Communities: Evidence from Tanzania

Jennifer Alix-Garcia and David Saah.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2010; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development; International Factor Movements and International Business; Household Analysis; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 8262 words.

Despite the large and growing number of humanitarian emergencies, there is little economic research on the impact of refugees and internally displaced people on the communities that receive...

Household Migration Decisions as Survival Strategy: The Case of Burkina Faso

Adama Konseiga.

in Journal of African Economies

March 2007; p ublished online August 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Factor Movements and International Business; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Single Equation Models; Single Variables; Household Analysis. 10022 words.

This article examines the motivations behind the important migration from Burkina Faso to Cote d'Ivoire, the economic pole in the West African Economic and Monetary Union. This article uses...

The Impact of the Syrian Refugee Crisis on Firm Entry and Performance in Turkey

Yusuf Emre Akgündüz, Marcel van den Berg and Wolter Hassink.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Factor Movements and International Business; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Household Analysis. 9226 words.

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We analyze how the Syrian refugee inflows into Turkey affected firm entry and performance. To estimate the causal effects, we use instrumental...

Migration, relationship capital and international travel: theory and evidence

Philip McCann, Jacques Poot and Lynda Sanderson.

in Journal of Economic Geography

May 2010; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; International Factor Movements and International Business; Economic Sociology; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 13013 words.

In this article we consider how international migration is related to the frequency and duration of trips to the home country. For many migrants, international migration triggers a series...

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A simple theory of industry location and residence choice

Rainald Borck, Michael Pflüger and Matthias Wrede.

in Journal of Economic Geography

November 2010; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Factor Movements and International Business; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Household Analysis. 10272 words.

Trade and factor mobility allow for a separation of the location of production from the location of residences. We provide a simple general equilibrium model which endogenously determines...

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