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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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Evaluating England's ‘New Deal for Communities’ programme using the difference-in-difference method

Roxana Gutiérrez Romero and Michael Noble.

in Journal of Economic Geography

November 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Planning and Policy; Publicly Provided Goods; Regional Government Analysis; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 8153 words.

The New Deal for Communities (NDC) programme was designed to bridge the gap in living standards between 39 of the most deprived neighbourhoods in England and the rest of the country. This...

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Work–life ‘balance’ and gendered (im)mobilities of knowledge and learning in high-tech regional economies

Al James.

in Journal of Economic Geography

May 2014; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 13163 words.

Over the past three decades, economic geographers have explored how the spatial co-location of firms in regional industrial agglomerations helps foster learning, innovation and economic...

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Recent International Immigrants and Their Impact on America's Rural Communities: Discussion

Wallace E. Huffman.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2008; p ublished online December 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Demographic Economics; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 1156 words.

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The Impact of Immigration Enforcement on the U.S. Farming Sector

Genti Kostandini, Elton Mykerezi and Cesar Escalante.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Agricultural Economics. 10720 words.

We examine the effects of local immigration enforcement efforts on U.S. agriculture in dozens of U.S. counties from 2002–2010 by using variations in the timing of adoption of 287(g)...

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Strength in Numbers: Networks as a Solution to Occupational Traps

Kaivan Munshi.

in The Review of Economic Studies

July 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 16055 words.

The “new classical” theory states that families in low-skill occupations with low levels of human capital can stay poor from one generation to the next, while families in high-skill...

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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....

A theory of efficiency wage with multiple unemployment equilibria: how a higher minimum wage law can curb unemployment

Kaushik Basu and Amanda J. Felkey.

in Oxford Economic Papers

July 2009; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Market Structure and Pricing; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Economic Development. 8174 words.

This paper uses efficiency wage theory and the existence of community-based sharing to hypothesize that labor markets in developing countries have multiple equilibria—the same economy can...

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Racial integration, ethnic diversity, and prejudice: empirical evidence from a study of the British National Party

Clive Lennox.

in Oxford Economic Papers

July 2012; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Demographic Economics; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Analysis of Collective Decision-making. 9360 words.

Does contact with ethnic minorities exacerbate or lower the racial prejudice of whites? To provide empirical evidence on this question, I examine the recruitment of members by the British...

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Environmental Regulations and the Welfare Effects of Job Layoffs in the United States: A Spatial Approach

Nicolai V. Kuminoff, Todd Schoellman and Christopher Timmins.

in Review of Environmental Economics and Policy

July 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Environmental Economics; Welfare Economics; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 10350 words.

This article develops welfare-consistent measures of the employment effects of environmental regulation. Our analysis is based on a microeconomic model of how households with heterogeneous...

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...

Job security and job protection

Andrew Clark and Fabien Postel-Vinay.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2009; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Welfare and Poverty; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 12772 words.

We construct indicators of the perception of job security for various job types in 12 European countries using individual data from the European Community Household Panel (ECHP). We then...

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Using economic analysis in health workforce policy-making

Edson C. Araujo, Timothy Grant Evans and Akiko Maeda.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Particular Labour Markets; Economics of Health; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 10873 words.

The health workforce is an essential component in building responsive and efficient health care systems. Yet despite its importance, it remains in many countries the weakest building block...

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...

National Wage Trends and Migration in a Chinese Village Economy: A Micro Level Modeling Approach Based on a Composite Utility Function

Ulrich Kleinwechter and Harald Grethe.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

April 2015; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Economic Development; Demand and Supply of Labour; Particular Labour Markets; Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Agricultural Economics; Household Analysis; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 14355 words.

China’s economy is experiencing a regime shift away from a fully elastic supply of labor from a large pool of rural surplus labor and toward a situation of increasing labor scarcity and...

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