Intergenerational transmission of language capital and economic outcomes

This paper investigates the intergenerational transmission of language capital in immigrant communities from one generation to the next, and the effect of language deficiencies on the economic performance of second generation immigrants. Our analysis is based on a long panel that oversamples immigra...

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Main Author: Dustmann, Christian
Casey, Teresa
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 01.09.2005
Related: Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM), Department of Economics, University College London
Data of publication: 2005/09
Series: CReAM Discussion Paper Series
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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