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Workplace:Department of Economics, Boston University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2016

  1. Internal Migration in Developing Economies: An Overview
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (3)

2006

  1. Effects of Migration on Sending Countries: What Do We Know?
    OECD Development Centre Working Papers, OECD Publishing Downloads View citations (42)
  2. Policies for Migration and Development: A European Perspective
    OECD Development Centre Policy Briefs, OECD Publishing Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Politiques migratoires et développement: Une perspective européenne
    Cahiers de politique économique du Centre de Développement de l'OCDE, OECD Publishing Downloads

2005

  1. On the Importance of Finnishing School: Half a Century of Inter-generational Economic Mobility in Finland
    Discussion Papers, VATT Institute for Economic Research Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2004) Downloads View citations (1)

2001

  1. Diaspora and Development: Highly Skilled Migrants from East Asia
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (4)

2000

  1. The Effects of Proximity and Transportation on Developing Country Population Migrations
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (7)
  2. The Impact of Financial Crises on Labor Markets, Household Incomes and Poverty: A Review of Evidence
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in World Bank Research Observer (2002)

1998

  1. Internal Migration and Urbanization: Recent Contributions and New Evidence
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (8)
  2. Small manufacturing plants, pollution, and poverty: new evidence from Brazil and Mexico
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
  3. The Rise in Union Wage Premia in South Africa
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (6)

1994

  1. Internal Migration in Developing Countries
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (19)
    See also Chapter (1993)
  2. International Environmental Indicators: Trade, Income and Endowments
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (6)
  3. Structural Adjustment and Income Distribution in Malaysia
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development
  4. The Impact of Structural Adjustment on Training Needs
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development

1992

  1. Economic development, environmental regulation, and the international migration of toxic industrial pollution: 1960-88
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (38)
  2. Toxic releases by manufacturing: world patterns and trade policies
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads

1989

  1. Job Security Regulations and the Dynamic Demand for Industrial Labor in India and Zimbabwe
    Boston University - Institute for Economic Development, Boston University, Institute for Economic Development View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (1993)

Undated

  1. Abilities, Budgets and Age: Inter-Generational Economic Mobility in Finland
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)

Journal Articles

2013

  1. Intergenerational income immobility in Finland: contrasting roles for parental earnings and family income
    Journal of Population Economics, 2013, 26, (3), 1057-1094 Downloads View citations (16)

2007

  1. Migration and rural development
    The Electronic Journal of Agricultural and Development Economics, 2007, 4, (1), 99-122 Downloads View citations (9)

2006

  1. Migration and Economic Development in Africa: A Review of Evidence
    Journal of African Economies, 2006, 15, (2), 337-395 View citations (40)

2005

  1. Migration internationale vers les pays à haut revenu: quelles conséquences pour le développement économique des pays d'origine ?
    Revue d’économie du développement, 2005, 13, (4), 123-171 Downloads

2002

  1. Plant size, industrial air pollution, and local incomes: evidence from Mexico and Brazil
    Environment and Development Economics, 2002, 7, (2), 365-381 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. The Impact of Financial Crises on Labor Markets, Household Incomes, and Poverty: A Review of Evidence
    World Bank Research Observer, 2002, 17, (1), 21-45 View citations (73)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

1993

  1. Job security regulations and the dynamic demand for industrial labor in India and Zimbabwe
    Journal of Development Economics, 1993, 40, (2), 241-275 Downloads View citations (71)
    See also Working Paper (1989)
  2. On the determinants of direct foreign investment: Evidence from East and Southeast Asia
    World Development, 1993, 21, (3), 391-406 Downloads View citations (88)

1992

  1. The Toxic Intensity of Industrial Production: Global Patterns, Trends, and Trade Policy
    American Economic Review, 1992, 82, (2), 478-81 Downloads View citations (122)

1991

  1. The Impact of Changes in Job Security Regulations in India and Zimbabwe
    World Bank Economic Review, 1991, 5, (3), 395-413 View citations (36)

1989

  1. Liberalization of Indian trade and industrial licensing: A disaggregated econometric model with simulations
    Journal of Development Economics, 1989, 31, (1), 141-175 Downloads View citations (2)

1988

  1. Demand for India's manufactured exports
    Journal of Development Economics, 1988, 29, (1), 63-75 Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Migration, Remittances, and the Family
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 1988, 36, (3), 465-81 Downloads View citations (73)

1987

  1. Emigration to South Africa's Mines
    American Economic Review, 1987, 77, (3), 313-30 Downloads View citations (90)
  2. On the theory of DRC criteria Reply to Pursell and Tower
    Journal of Development Economics, 1987, 26, (1), 169-171 Downloads
  3. Resolution Ex ante versus ex post DRC's and the possibility of negative shadow prices
    Journal of Development Economics, 1987, 26, (1), 173-174 Downloads

1985

  1. Migration amongst the Botswana
    Economic Journal, 1985, 95, (378), 358-82 Downloads View citations (14)
  2. Mines and Migrants in South Africa
    American Economic Review, 1985, 75, (5), 1094-1108 Downloads View citations (7)
  3. Motivations to Remit: Evidence from Botswana
    Journal of Political Economy, 1985, 93, (5), 901-18 Downloads View citations (651)
  4. The Lucas model misconstrued: Rebuttal
    World Development, 1985, 13, (2), 243-243 Downloads
  5. The puzzle of sharecropping: A piece refitted
    World Development, 1985, 13, (2), 237-238 Downloads

1984

  1. An Empirical Test of the Infant Industry Argument: Comment
    American Economic Review, 1984, 74, (5), 1110-11 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. On the theory of DRC criteria
    Journal of Development Economics, 1984, 14, (3), 407-417 Downloads

1979

  1. Sharing, Monitoring, and Incentives: Marshallian Misallocation Reassessed
    Journal of Political Economy, 1979, 87, (3), 501-21 Downloads View citations (7)

1978

  1. Internal migration in developing countries: A review of theory, evidence, methodology and research priorities: Michael P. Todaro (International Labor Office, Geneva, 1976) pp. vi+106, SwF 20.00
    Journal of Development Economics, 1978, 5, (1), 101-103 Downloads

1977

  1. Hedonic Wage Equations and Psychic Wages in the Returns to Schooling
    American Economic Review, 1977, 67, (4), 549-58 Downloads View citations (55)

1975

  1. Hedonic Price Functions
    Economic Inquiry, 1975, 13, (2), 157-78 View citations (29)
  2. The supply-of-immigrants function and taxation of immigrant's incomes: An econometric analysis
    Journal of Development Economics, 1975, 2, (3), 289-308 Downloads View citations (7)

1974

  1. The Distribution of Job Characteristics
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1974, 56, (4), 530-40 Downloads View citations (9)

Books

2010

  1. Enhancing Regional Trade Integration in Southeast Europe
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. International Migration and Economic Development
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (19)

Edited books

2014

  1. International Handbook on Migration and Economic Development
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (6)

2010

  1. Global Exchange and Poverty
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads

Chapters

2014

  1. Migration and economic development: an introduction and synopsis
    Chapter 1 in International Handbook on Migration and Economic Development, 2014, pp 1-8 Downloads
  2. The migration–trade link in developing economies: a summary and extension of evidence
    Chapter 11 in International Handbook on Migration and Economic Development, 2014, pp 288-326 Downloads

1993

  1. Internal migration in developing countries
    Chapter 13 in Handbook of Population and Family Economics, 1993, vol. 1, Part B, pp 721-798 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (1994)
 
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