Borjas, George J.

Poverty, International Migration and Asylum

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Table of contents

1. Poverty, International Migration and Asylum: Introduction
George J. Borjas, Jeff Crisp

Part I. Global Aspects of Immigration and Asylum

2. What Fundamentals Drive World Migration?
Timothy J. Hatton, Jeffrey G. Williamson

3. Trends in Asylum Migration to Industrialized Countries, 1990–2001
Stephen Castles, Sean Loughna

4. Asylum Policy in the West: Past Trends, Future Possibilities
Matthew J. Gibney, Randall Hansen

Part II. Consequences of Immigration and Asylum

5. The Impact of Asylum on Receiving Countries
Susan Martin, Andrew I. Schoenholtz, David Fisher

6. Asylum Migration: Implications for Countries of Origin
Khalid Koser, Nicholas Hear

7. Illegal Immigration, Human Trafficking and Organized Crime
Raimo Väyrynen

8. Migration, Remittances and Growth
Riccardo Faini

9. If People were Money
Jonathon W. Moses, Bjørn Letnes

10. Efficiency Gains from the Elimination of Global Restrictions on Labour Mobility
Ana María Iregui

Part III. Case Studies of Immigration and Asylum

11. The Economic Integration of Immigrants in the United States: Lessons for Policy
George J. Borjas

12. Development Cycles, Political Regimes and International Migration: Argentina in the Twentieth Century
Andrés Solimano

13. Economic Integration and Migration: The Mexico–United States Case
Philip Martin

14. The Nature and Pattern of Irregular Migration in the Caribbean
Elizabeth Thomas-Hope

15. A Tale of Two Countries: Poverty and Income Distribution Among Immigrants in Denmark and Sweden Since 1984
Kræn Blume, Björn Gustafsson, Peder J. Pedersen, Mette Verner

16. Iraqi Asylum Migrants in Jordan: Conditions, Religious Networks and the Smuggling Process
Géraldine Chatelard

17. Asylum Seekers as Pariahs in the Australian State
Claudia Tazreiter

18. Controlling Asylum Migration to the Enlarged EU: The Impact of EU Accession on Asylum and Immigration Policies in Central and Eastern Europe
Catherine Phuong

Keywords: Economics, Development Economics, Labor Economics, International Relations, International Organization, Poverty, Aid and Development

Publication year
Studies in Development Economics and Policy
Page amount
464 pages
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