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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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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...

The innovative performance of German multinationals abroad: evidence from the European community innovation survey

Franziska Kampik and Bernhard Dachs.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

April 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; International Factor Movements and International Business. 6611 words.

This article analyzes cross-country differences in innovation behavior of subsidiaries of German multinational enterprises. The analysis is based on data from community innovation survey...

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Foreign direct investment and employment rights in South-Eastern Europe

Geoffrey Wood, Shuxing Yin, Khelifa Mazouz and Jeremy Eng-Tuck Cheah.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

January 2016; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Factor Movements and International Business. 10923 words.

The dominant neoliberal policy community holds that a reduction in employment rights and social protection is likely to promote economic recovery and growth. It has been suggested that...

Evidence on Policies to Increase the Development Impacts of International Migration

David McKenzie and Dean Yang.

in The World Bank Research Observer

August 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Factor Movements and International Business; Economic Development. 15185 words.

International migration offers individuals and their families the potential to experience immediate and large gains in their incomes and offers a number of other positive benefits to the...

Overcoming frictions in transnational knowledge flows: challenges of connecting, sense-making and integrating

Harald Bathelt, John A Cantwell and Ram Mudambi.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; International Factor Movements and International Business; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 11820 words.

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The increasing interconnection of local, trans-local and transnational knowledge networks is the outcome of the coevolution of (i) knowledge centers,...

Intended versus unintended consequences of migration restriction policies: evidence from a natural experiment in Indonesia

Mattia Makovec, Ririn S Purnamasari, Matteo Sandi and Astrid R Savitri.

in Journal of Economic Geography

July 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; International Factor Movements and International Business. 14147 words.

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This article studies the consequences of restrictions to migration at the origin on labor market outcomes and school enrolment in origin communities....

Can Parental Migration Reduce Petty Corruption in Education?

Lisa Sofie Höckel, Manuel Santos Silva and Tobias Stöhr.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2018; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Factor Movements and International Business; Education and Research Institutions; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Household Behaviour and Family Economics. 9348 words.

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The income generated from parental migration can increase funds available for children’s education. In countries where informal payments to teachers...

Cross-local knowledge fertilization, cluster emergence, and the generation of buzz

Sebastian Henn and Harald Bathelt.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; International Factor Movements and International Business; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 12171 words.

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Recent work in economic geography has investigated how clusters evolve and change over time. Yet our understanding of such processes is still...

Heterogeneous Technology Diffusion and Ricardian Trade Patterns

William R Kerr.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2018; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Factor Movements and International Business; Particular Labour Markets; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Technological Change; Research and Development; Economywide Country Studies. 10608 words.

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Migration and trade are often linked through ethnic networks boosting bilateral trade. This study uses migration to quantify the importance of...