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The Effects Of Receiving Country Policies On Migration Flows

1st Edition

By Sergio Diaz-briquets, Sidney Weintraub


303 pages

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This book deals with migrant-sending countries in the Western Hemisphere because that was the Commission's mandate and because the bulk of undocumented immigrants into the United States come from Mexico and other countries of the Caribbean Basin.

Table of Contents

Series Preface -- Introduction -- Policy-Based Assistance: A Historical Perspective -- U.S. Policy and the Caribbean Basin Sugar Industry: Implications for Migration -- The Impact of Maquiladoras on Migration in Mexico -- The Potential Effects of Labor-Intensive Agriculture in Mexico on U.S-Mexico Migration -- Development and Migration: A Comparative Analysis of Two Mexican Migrant Circuits -- The Role of Female Wage Earners in Male Migration in Guadalajara -- The Impact of IRCA on the Migration Patterns of a Community in Los Altos, Jalisco, Mexico -- Return Migration, Migrants’ Savings, and Sending Countries’ Economic Development: Lessons from Europe -- Development Assistance Strategies and Emigration Pressure in Europe and Africa -- Unauthorized Migration: An Economic Development Response

About the Authors

Diaz-briquets, Sergio; Weintraub, Sidney

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