Ethnic concentration and language fluency of immigrants : quasi-experimental evidence from the guest-worker placement in Germany (Ethnische Konzentration und Sprachkompetenz von Einwanderern : quasi-experimentelle Befunde aus der Gastarbeiteranwerbung in Deutschland)

"The paper analyses the impact of regional own-ethnic concentration on the language proficiency of immigrants. It solves the endogeneity of immigrants' location choices by exploiting the fact that guest-workers in Germany after WWII were initially placed by firms and labor agencies. We fin...

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Main Author: Danzer, Alexander M
Yaman, Firat
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: 09.06.2010
Data of publication: 2010-06-09
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Database: OpenAIRE (Open Access)
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