Are immigrants overeducated in Germany? Determinants and wage effects of educational mismatch

This paper investigates determinants and wage effects of educational mismatch for both natives and immigrants in Germany. Using the GSOEP panel data from 1991 to 2013, I find that conditional on educational attainment immigrants face a higher incidence of overeducation compared to their native count...

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Main Author: Schwientek, Caroline
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: Erlangen: Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Institute for Economics 01.01.2016
Data of publication: 2016-01-01
Dewey Decimal Classification: 330
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: OpenAIRE (Open Access)
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