On the political economy of immigration

Jess Benhabib

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    Abstract

    We study how immigration policies that impose capital and skill requirements would be determined under majority voting when native agents differ in their wealth holdings and vote to maximize their income.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)1737-1743
    Number of pages7
    JournalEuropean Economic Review
    Volume40
    Issue number9
    DOIs
    StatePublished - Dec 1996

    Keywords

    • Immigration policy

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Finance
    • Economics and Econometrics

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