Introduction

Perspectives on Cultural Integration of Immigrants

Yann Algan, Alberto Bisin, Thierry Verdier

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

    Abstract

    This introduction, building on the recent economics of cultural transmission, introduces the main conceptual issues which are of relevance to the study of the cultural integration patterns of immigrants and of their interaction with market and non-market outcomes. More specifically, this chapter briefly discusses the different theories of cultural integration developed in the social sciences. This chapter documents in more detail the economic approach to the study of cultural integration and discuss the consequences of cultural integration in terms of its socio-economic impact on host countries.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationCultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe
    PublisherOxford University Press
    ISBN (Electronic)9780191748936
    ISBN (Print)9780199660094
    DOIs
    StatePublished - Jan 24 2013

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    Cultural integration
    Immigrants
    Economics
    Host country
    Social sciences
    Interaction
    Cultural transmission
    Socio-economic impact

    Keywords

    • Assimilation
    • Cultural identity
    • Economic integration
    • Immigrants
    • Integration

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Economics, Econometrics and Finance(all)

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    Algan, Y., Bisin, A., & Verdier, T. (2013). Introduction: Perspectives on Cultural Integration of Immigrants. In Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe Oxford University Press. https://doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660094.003.0001

    Introduction : Perspectives on Cultural Integration of Immigrants. / Algan, Yann; Bisin, Alberto; Verdier, Thierry.

    Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe. Oxford University Press, 2013.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

    Algan, Y, Bisin, A & Verdier, T 2013, Introduction: Perspectives on Cultural Integration of Immigrants. in Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe. Oxford University Press. https://doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660094.003.0001
    Algan Y, Bisin A, Verdier T. Introduction: Perspectives on Cultural Integration of Immigrants. In Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe. Oxford University Press. 2013 https://doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660094.003.0001
    Algan, Yann ; Bisin, Alberto ; Verdier, Thierry. / Introduction : Perspectives on Cultural Integration of Immigrants. Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe. Oxford University Press, 2013.
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