Immigration and Emigration

Some JEP articles recommended for classroom use

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Symposium: Immigration and Labor Markets (Fall 2016) https://www.aeaweb.org/issues/432 

Peri, Giovanni. 2016. “Immigrants, Productivity, and Labor Markets.” Journal of Economic Perspectives 30 (4): 3–30. https://www.aeaweb.org/articles?id=10.1257/jep.30.4.3 

Dustmann, Christian, Uta Schönberg, and Jan Stuhler. 2016. “The Impact of Immigration: Why Do Studies Reach Such Different Results?” Journal of Economic Perspectives 30 (4): 31–56. https://www.aeaweb.org/articles?id=10.1257/jep.30.4.31 

Hanson, Gordon, and Craig McIntosh. 2016. “Is the Mediterranean the New Rio Grande? US and EU Immigration Pressures in the Long Run.” Journal of Economic Perspectives 30 (4): 57–82. https://www.aeaweb.org/articles?id=10.1257/jep.30.4.57 

Kerr, Sari Pekkala, William Kerr, Ça─člar Özden, and Christopher Parsons. 2016. “Global Talent Flows.” Journal of Economic Perspectives 30 (4): 83–106. https://www.aeaweb.org/articles?id=10.1257/jep.30.4.83 

Symposium: Emigration (Summer 2011) https://www.aeaweb.org/issues/204 

Clemens, Michael A. 2011. “Economics and Emigration: Trillion-Dollar Bills on the Sidewalk?” Journal of Economic Perspectives 25 (3): 83–106. https://www.aeaweb.org/articles?id=10.1257/jep.25.3.83 

Gibson, John, and David McKenzie. 2011. “Eight Questions about Brain Drain.” Journal of Economic Perspectives 25 (3): 107–28. https://www.aeaweb.org/articles?id=10.1257/jep.25.3.107 

Yang, Dean. 2011. “Migrant Remittances.” Journal of Economic Perspectives 25 (3): 129–52. https://www.aeaweb.org/articles?id=10.1257/jep.25.3.129 

Freeman, Richard B. 2006. “People Flows in Globalization.” Journal of Economic Perspectives 20 (2): 145–70. https://www.aeaweb.org/articles?id=10.1257/jep.20.2.145 

Friedberg, Rachel M., and Jennifer Hunt. 1995. “The Impact of Immigrants on Host Country Wages, Employment and Growth.” Journal of Economic Perspectives 9 (2): 23–44. https://www.aeaweb.org/articles?id=10.1257/jep.9.2.23