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Labor mobility
Working Paper
Labour and migration in rural Vietnam

This paper provides an overview of the characteristics of migrant households and analyses the effects of migration in Vietnam, on the basis of the Vietnam Access to Resources Household Survey conducted in 2012 and 2014...

Emigrant remittances Households Labor mobility
Blog
What Does it Mean to be in the Middle?: Mobility and Vulnerability in Latin America and the Caribbean
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Luis-Felipe Lopez-Calva [1] The concept of social class and specifically middle class, has been widely discussed in sociology and other social sciences, but mostly ignored in modern economics...

Households Human capital Income distribution
Book Chapter
The International Circulation of Elites: Knowledge, Entrepreneurial, and Political

From the book: The Role of Elites in Economic Development

Emigration and immigration Entrepreneurship Foreign workers
Book Chapter
Globalizing Shanghai: International Migration and the Global City

From the book: Urbanization and Development in Asia

Emigration and immigration Labor mobility Migration, Internal
Book Chapter
Fiscal Decentralization and Urbanization in Indonesia

From the book: Urbanization and Development in Asia

Economic policy Labor market Labor mobility
Journal Article
Efficiency frontier and matching process on the labour market: Evidence from Tunisia

The purpose of this paper is to study the determinants of the inefficient functioning of the Tunisian labour market...

Econometric models Income distribution Labor market
Working Paper
Efficiency Frontier and Matching Process on the Labour Market: Evidence from Tunisia

This paper studies the determinants of the inefficient functioning of the Tunisian labour market...

Econometric models Labor market Labor mobility
Working Paper
The International Circulation of Elites: Knowledge, Entrepreneurial and Political

International migration analysis often focuses on mass migration rather than on the international mobility of elites, which is the focus of this paper...

Emigration and immigration Entrepreneurship Foreign workers
Working Paper
Globalizing Shanghai: International Migration and the Global City

Cities are the focal point for the mobility of talents, located between the nations and firms, states and educational institutions...

Emigration and immigration Labor mobility Migration, Internal
Working Paper
Fiscal Decentralization and Urbanization in Indonesia

Indonesia went through a process of fiscal decentralization in 2001 involving the devolution of several policymaking and service delivery functions to the subnational tiers of government (provinces and districts)...

Economic policy Labor market Labor mobility
Working Paper
The Danish Model and the Globalizing Learning Economy: Lessons for Developing Countries

Although Denmark shares with the other four Nordic countries certain attributes, such as pragmatic protestant religion, small and homogenous population, strong social democratic parties and ambitious welfare states, it also has its own characteristic...

Economic development Economic growth Economic policy
Book Chapter
Causes and Consequences of Talent Mobility

From the book: The International Mobility of Talent

Education, Higher Emigration and immigration Human capital
Book Chapter
The International Mobility of Talent and Economic Development: An Overview of Selected Issues

From the book: The International Mobility of Talent

Economic development Emigration and immigration Human capital
Book
The International Mobility of Talent: Types, Causes, and Development Impact

Entrepreneurs, technical experts, professionals, international students, writers, and artists are among the most highly mobile people in the global economy today...

Education Emigration and immigration Human capital
Book Chapter
Global Mobility of Talent from a Perspective of New Industrial Policy: Open Migration Chains and Diaspora Networks

From the book: The International Mobility of Talent

Economic development Emigration and immigration Human capital
Book Chapter
The International Mobility of Entrepreneurs and Regional Upgrading in India and China

From the book: The International Mobility of Talent

Entrepreneurship Information technology Labor mobility
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