Language Usage, Participation, Employment and Earnings: Evidence for Foreigners in West Germany with Multiple Sources of Selection

Language proficiency may not only affect the earnings of the individual, but the probability to participate in the labor market or becoming employed as well. It may also affect selection of people into economic sector and occupation. In this paper, the effects of language proficiency on earnings are...

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Main Author: Aldashev, Alisher
Gernandt, Johannes
Thomsen, Stephan Lothar
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 2008
Related: ZEW - Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung / Center for European Economic Research
Data of publication: 2008
Series: ZEW Discussion Papers
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Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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