Posts tagged with 'low-skilled workers'
November 11, 2022
How firms adjust when they cannot hire foreigners for low-skill work
New study uses randomized work-visa restrictions to study the effect of low-skill immigration in the U.S.
November 8, 2017
Low-skilled immigration causes human capital polarization in Italy
While there is a vast literature considering the labor market effects of immigration, less has been done to investigate how […]
March 31, 2015
Robots at work: Boosting productivity without killing jobs?
What have industrial robots done for growth and employment? IZA affiliate Georg Graetz and Guy Michaels answer this question using […]
December 8, 2014
American women respond to immigration inflows by having more children
The hot debate about President Obama’s immigration reform shows that many Americans still view immigrants as taking jobs away from […]
May 6, 2014
In the army now: forced military service reduces future earnings
In most countries of the world it is still a duty of young men to serve for the army for […]
July 29, 2013
How globalization prevents wage increases
It is widely believed that certain types of workers suffer from globalization since firms’ international engagement might lead to lower […]