Foreign Aid, Illegal Immigration, and Host Country Welfare

This paper analyzes the effect of foreign aid on illegal immigration and host country welfare using a general equilibrium model. It shows that foreign aid may worsen the recipient nation's terms of trade. Furthermore, it may also raise illegal immigration, if the terms of trade effect on immigr...

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Volume: 18
Main Author: Bandyopadhyay, Subhayu
Chambers, Dustin
Munemo, Jonathan
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: HOBOKEN WILEY-BLACKWELL 01.05.2014
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published in: Review of development economics Vol. 18; no. 2; pp. 372 - 385
ORCID: 0000-0003-1626-6543
0000-0001-7722-2240
Data of publication: May 2014
ISSN: 1363-6669
1467-9361
EISSN: 1467-9361
Discipline: Economics
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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