Ethnic Concentration and Language Fluency of Immigrants in Germany

Studies that investigate the effect of the regional ethnic composition on immigrant outcomes have been complicated by the self-selection of ethnic minorities into specific neighbourhoods. We analyse the impact of own-ethnic concentration on the language proficiency of immigrants by exploiting the fa...

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Main Author: Yaman, Firat
Danzer, Alexander M
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 01.02.2010
Related: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Data of publication: 2010/02
Series: IZA Discussion Papers
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc
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