A gravity model of immigration
Joshua Lewer () and
Hendrik Van den Berg
Economics Letters, 2008, vol. 99, issue 1, 164-167
This paper develops a gravity model of immigration. Tests of the model using panel data for 16 OECD countries for 1991-2000 confirm the model's high explanatory power, and examples illustrate its usefulness for testing other hypothesized determinants of immigration.
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