How immigrants fare across the earnings distribution in Australia and the United States

This paper investigates determinants of the earnings distribution for native-born workers and immigrant workers in two countries. The authors, using data from the 2000 U.S. Census and 2001 Australian Census, employ a methodology (quantile regression) that facilitates measurement of the native-born/i...

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Volume: 61
Main Author: Chiswick, Barry R
Le, Anh T
Miller, Paul W
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Place of publication: Los Angeles, CA New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University 2008
SAGE Publications
INDUSTRIAL LABOR RELAT REV
ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School
Sage Publications, Inc
published in: Industrial & labor relations review Vol. 61; no. 3; pp. 353 - 373
Data of publication: 2008
ISSN: 0019-7939
2162-271X
EISSN: 2162-271X
Discipline: Economics
Law
Series: Industrial and Labor Relations Review
Subjects:
USA
Online Access: Fulltext
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