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    position in comparison to those at home, stimulate the economic situation of the sending countries through remittances and rise ... the economic performance of natives and of capital in the host country through complementarities. The chapter suggests ... that at least skilled immigration promotes economic equality in the host country under standard conditions. The context is ... , forthcoming 2009. 1 "Our review of economic research finds immigrants not only help fuel the Nation's economic growth ... IZA DP No. 3450 International Migration, Ethnicity and Economic Inequality Martin Kahanec Klaus F. Zimmermann ... Migration, Ethnicity and Economic Inequality Martin Kahanec IZA Klaus F. Zimmermann IZA, University of Bonn and DIW ... Economic Development: Human Resources; Human Development; Income Distribution; Migration ...

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    people’s preferences" American Economic Review, 907-28. [4] Alesina A. E. Glaeser and B. Sacerdote (2005) “Work and Leisure ... .giuliano@anderson.ucla.edu * Prepared for the JEEA lecture, American Economic Association meeting, January 2008. We thank Dorian Carloni and Giampaolo ... immigrant behavior has been used in a growing litera- ture on the economic effects of culture. Alesina and Giuliano (2007), Algan ... Cultural Economics; Economic Sociology; Economic Anthropology: General ... Economic Sociology; Economic Anthropology; Social and Economic Stratification ... forthcoming in: Journal of the European Economic Association, 2010 Number 4150 2010 pages ...

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    Ethnic and religious fractionalization have important effects on economic growth and development, but their role in ... ecclesiastical conflicts shows that religous fractionalization likely has negative effects on economic growth. ... ABSTRACT Cultures, Clashes and Peace * Ethnic and religious fractionalization have important effects on economic growth ... fractionalization likely has negative effects on economic growth. JEL Classification: C72, D74, N33, N43, O10 Keywords ... : conflict, religion, institutions, economic development Corresponding author: Murat Iyigun University of Colorado at ... Economic History: Labor and Consumers, Demography, Education, Health, Welfare, Income, Wealth, Religion, and ... Economic History: Government, War, Law, International Relations, and Regulation: Europe: Pre-1913 ... Economic Development: General ... economic development (Subject) ...

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    , education, economic development, Uganda Corresponding author: Michal Bauer Institute of Economic Studies Charles ... University in Prague Opletalova 26 Prague 1, 110 00 Czech Republic E-mail: bauerm ... . Streblov, F. Žikeš and participants of several conferences and seminars. We would also like to thank the Uganda Czech ... Microeconomic Analyses of Economic Development ... forthcoming in: Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2010 Number 4057 2010 pages ... economic development (Subject) ...

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    face the same level of market development and economic inequality, as well as the same historically inherited politico-economic ... , where people face the same level of market development and economic inequality, as well as the same historically inherited ... politico-economic culture. Democratic rights increase popular support for the market. This is true, in particular, of ... eventually appear as a necessary condition to these evolutions? An important body of economic literature, largely inspired by ... Economic Development ...

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    ,” American Economic Review 93(3), 893-902. R. J. Barro and R. M. McCleary (2003), “Religion and economic growth,” American ... -Garza and S. Neuman (2004). "Analizing religiosity within an economic framework: The case of Spanish Catholics," Review of ... salient topics have increased interest in the role of incentives in economic decisions: the loss aversion theory (e ... Economic Sociology; Economic Anthropology; Social and Economic Stratification ...

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    schemes, an issue examined in Section 4. This is followed in Section 5 by a review of the main outstanding challenges facing ... in Section 5 by a review of the main outstanding challenges facing pension systems in OECD countries. The final section ... examined in Section 4. This is followed, in Section 5, by a review of the main outstanding challenges facing pension systems ... . 1 John P. Martin is Director of Employment, Labour and Social Affairs at the Organisation for Economic Co ...

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    economic transformation and rapid economic growth. We focus on the Polish transition experience, and explore individuals' self ... effect of communism on people’s preferences,’ American Economic Review, vol. (97), pp. 1507- 1528. Alesina, A. and ... Angeletos, G-M. (2005). ‘Fairness and redistribution: US versus Europe’, American Economic Review, vol. 95, pp. 913 ... Review, vol. 40(6), pp. 1203-1228. Alesina, A. and Rodrik, D. (1994). ‘Distributive politics and economic growth’, The ...

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    have led to differences in the support for transition. In this paper, we study support attitudes for both the economic and ... for the economic transition in most countries. Our findings are robust to changes in the definition and measurement of the ... countries the average evaluation of the present economic system was negative (13 countries vs. 1 - the Czech Republic). By the ... both the economic and political transition using data from the New Barometer Surveys for 14 transition economies from 1991 ... increasing trend in the support for the economic transition in most countries. Our findings are robust to changes in the ...

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    this paper I review cross-country evidence on happiness and life satisfaction and consider whether these data will likely ... the proportion of time an individual spends in an unpleasant state. In this paper I review cross-country evidence on ... than the reliability ratios typically found for education, income and many other common micro economic variables, they ... factors impact our measures of well-being. In what follows I provide a somewhat selective review of evidence on well ...

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