Is the lower return to immigrants’ foreign schooling a postarrival problem in Canada?

Using the 2006 Canadian Census, this paper investigates the lower return to immigrants’ foreign education credentials after adjusting for their occupational matching in hosting labor markets. We develop two continuous indices that quantify the matching quality of the native-born in both horizontal (...

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Volume: 6
Main Author: Aydede, Yigit
Dar, Atul
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Berlin/Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 01.12.2017
Springer Nature B.V
published in: IZA journal of migration Vol. 6; no. 1; pp. 1 - 25
Data of publication: 20171200
ISSN: 2193-9039
EISSN: 2193-9039
Discipline: Economics
Political Science
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Springer Journals Complete - Open Access
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