International Labor Mobility: Unemployment and Increasing Returns to Scale [NOOK Book]

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Migration of workers within and across national boundaries is an important issue in an age of increasing levels of innovation and invention which economizes cost and helps large scale production.
This book analyses the implications of migration for the levels of unemployment and distinguishes between unemployment which can be attributed to government policy and that which can be generated by a particular behavior of employers and workers. The discussion also includes the issue ...
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International Labor Mobility: Unemployment and Increasing Returns to Scale

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Overview

Migration of workers within and across national boundaries is an important issue in an age of increasing levels of innovation and invention which economizes cost and helps large scale production.
This book analyses the implications of migration for the levels of unemployment and distinguishes between unemployment which can be attributed to government policy and that which can be generated by a particular behavior of employers and workers. The discussion also includes the issue of foreign workers' effects on unemployment levels - a salient issue in today's climate.
With impressive clarity and a scholarly approach, Bharati Basu succeeds in explaining and analysing and important yet complicated topic. This book will be of use to students, academics and professionals interested in labor economics, industrial studies and international business.
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Bharati Basu is Professor of Economics at Central Michigan University, USA.

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Table of Contents

List of figures
List of tables
Foreword
Preface
1 International labor mobility with full employment 1
2 International labor mobility with exogenously created unemployment 21
3 International labor mobility with endogenously created unemployment 36
4 Free trade versus free-labor mobility with increasing returns and unemployment 54
5 Labor mobility and a dual economy : a case of external economies of scale and unemployment 71
6 Labor migration in European Union countries 84
7 An empirical overview 102
Appendices 119
Notes 163
Bibliography 172
Index 178
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