TALES OF MIGRATION WITHOUT WAGE DIFFERENTIALS: INDIVIDUAL, FAMILY, AND COMMUNITY CONTEXTS
No 18743, Discussion Papers from University of Bonn, Center for Development Research (ZEF)
By means of examples that pertain to individual, family,and community contexts, it is shown that migration between locations is compatible with a zero expected net earnings differential between locations. The examples give rise to testable predictions that differ sharply from the predictions that emanate from a standard postulate of earnings differential.
Keywords: Labor; and; Human; Capital (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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