Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10419/162364
Authors: 
Raymer, James
Year of Publication: 
2017
Citation: 
[Journal:] IZA World of Labor [ISSN:] 2054-9571 [Year:] 2017 [Issue:] 354
Abstract: 
International migration alters the socio-economic conditions of the individuals and families migrating as well as the host and sending countries. The data to study and to track these movements, however, are largely inadequate or missing. Understanding the reasons for these data limitations and recently developed methods for overcoming them is crucial for implementing effective policies. Improving the available information on global migration patterns will result in numerous and wide-ranging benefits, including improved population estimations and providing a clearer picture of why certain migrants choose certain destinations.
Subjects: 
international migration
measurement
data
JEL: 
C11
C13
J10
J11
J61
Persistent Identifier of the first edition: 
Document Type: 
Article

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