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    Fertility changes and replacement migration

    Aksoy, Yunus and Zoega, Gylfi (2020) Fertility changes and replacement migration. Economics Letters 196 (109519), ISSN 0165-1765.

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    We study OECD countries that differ in immigration policies but share a high level of human capital. We find significant negative statistical relationship between 16 years lagged fertility and the rate of immigration in a panel of 23 countries, which indicates that immigration compensates for low fertility in the labor market.


    Item Type: Article
    Keyword(s) / Subject(s): Fertility, replacement migration
    School: School of Business, Economics & Informatics > Economics, Mathematics and Statistics
    Research Centres and Institutes: Applied Macroeconomics, Birkbeck Centre for
    Depositing User: Yunus Aksoy
    Date Deposited: 10 Sep 2020 10:12
    Last Modified: 29 Sep 2021 01:13


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