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High-Skilled Migration to the United States and its Economic Consequences

Gordon H. Hanson, William R. Kerr, and Sarah Turner, editors

Conference held July 10-11, 2016
Published in May 2018 by University of Chicago Press
© 2018 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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247 pages
ISBN: 978-0-226-52552-5

Table of Contents

Introduction: Gordon H. Hanson, William R. Kerr, Sarah Turner (p. 1 - 5) (bibliographic info)
1. High-Skilled Immigration and the Comparative Advantage of Foreign-Born Workers across US Occupations: Gordon H. Hanson, Chen Liu (p. 7 - 40) (bibliographic info)
2. The Innovation Activities of Multinational Enterprises and the Demand for Skilled-Worker, Nonimmigrant Visas: Stephen Ross Yeaple (p. 41 - 69) (bibliographic info)
3. Digital Labor Markets and Global Talent Flows: John Horton, William R. Kerr, Christopher Stanton (p. 71 - 108) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
4. Understanding the Economic Impact of the H-1B Program on the United States: John Bound, Gaurav Khanna, Nicolas Morales (p. 109 - 175) (bibliographic info)
5. High-Skilled Immigration, STEM Employment, and Nonroutine-Biased Technical Change: Nir Jaimovich, Henry E. Siu (p. 177 - 204) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
6. Firm Dynamics and Immigration: The Case of High-Skilled Immigration: Michael E. Waugh (p. 205 - 238) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
 
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