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Robert W. Scrivner Professor of Economics and Social Policy

Abstract

The article offers information on the things to be learnt from immigration economics. Topics discussed include West Germany and European countries recruited and imported hundreds of guest workers from Turkey; book "Exodus: How Migration Is Changing Our World" by Paul Collier addresses questions in development economics never directly worked on immigration issues in his academic work; and researches ignoring the implication of the decisions of potential immigrants.

Citation

Borjas, George. "EXODUS: How Migration Is Changing Our World." Review of Lessons from Immigration Economics, by Collier, Paul. Independent Review, 22.3, Winter 2018: 329-340.