Do Human Capital Decisions Respond to the Returns to Education? Evidence from DACA

This paper studies human capital responses to the availability of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which provides temporary work authorization and deferral from deportation for undocumented, high-school-educated youth. We use a sample of young adults that migrated to the Un...

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Volume: 12
Main Author: Kuka, Elira
Shenhav, Na'ama
Shih, Kevin
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: NASHVILLE AMER ECONOMIC ASSOC 01.02.2020
published in: American economic journal. Economic policy Vol. 12; no. 1; pp. 293 - 324
Data of publication: 2020-02-01
ISSN: 1945-7731
1945-774X
EISSN: 1945-774X
Discipline: Economics
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