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Human Capital and Ethnic Self-Identification of Migrants
by Laura V Zimmermann, Liliya Gataullina, Amelie F. Constant, Klaus F. Zimmermann
(September 2006)
published in: Economics Letters, 2008, 98 (3), 235-239

The paper investigates the role of human capital for migrants' ethnic ties towards their home and host countries. Pre-migration characteristics dominate ethnic self-identification. Human capital acquired in the host country does not affect the attachment to the receiving country.
Text: See Discussion Paper No. 2300  


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