Hillel Rapoport

Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics

Ramat-Gan, 52900

Israel

Stanford University

Stanford, CA 94305

United States

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1.

Skilled Migration: The Perspective of Developing Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2873, 2008 Industry Studies Conference Paper, World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3382
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Nov 2004
Frédéric Docquier and Hillel Rapoport
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,853 (6,289)
Citation 31

Abstract:

migration, brain drain, economic development

2.

Brain Drain and LDCs' Growth: Winners and Losers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 819
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Aug 2003
University of Luxemburg, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,800 (5,331)
Citation 34

Abstract:

Brain Drain, Migration, Growth, Human Capital Formation, Immigration Policy

3.

The Economics of Migrants' Remittances

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1531
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 21 Mar 2005
Hillel Rapoport and Frédéric Docquier
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL)
Downloads 1,045 (14,531)
Citation 65

Abstract:

remittances, migration, income distribution, private transfer

4.

Globalization, Brain Drain and Development

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5590
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
Frédéric Docquier and Hillel Rapoport
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 913 (16,741)
Citation 6

Abstract:

brain drain, international migration, globalization

5.

Can Migration Reduce Educational Attainment? Evidence from Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3952
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
David J. McKenzie and Hillel Rapoport
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 490 (33,512)
Citation 37

Abstract:

Education For All, Primary Education, Teaching and Learning, Anthropology, Child Labor

6.

Remittances and Inequality: A Dynamic Migration Model

IZA Discussion Paper No. 808
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Jul 2003
Frédéric Docquier and Hillel Rapoport
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 376 (52,825)
Citation 12

Abstract:

Migration, Remittances, Inequality

7.

Skilled Emigration, Business Networks and Foreign Direct Investment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1455
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Apr 2005
Maurice Kugler and Hillel Rapoport
Wilfrid Laurier University - School of Business & Economics and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 306 (66,628)
Citation 13

Abstract:

brain drain, foreign direct investment inflows, migrant ties and business networks

8.

Self-Selection Patterns in Mexico-U.S. Migration: The Role of Migration Networks

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4118
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
David J. McKenzie and Hillel Rapoport
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 263 (83,118)
Citation 31

Abstract:

Population Policies, Voluntary and Involuntary Resettlement, Human Migrations & Resettlements, Anthropology, Technology Industry

9.
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Citation 3

Emigration and Democracy

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5557
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL), Ca Foscari University of Venice, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Fellow, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Downloads 88 (243,076)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Population Policies, Economic Theory & Research, International Migration, Human Migrations & Resettlements, Voluntary and Involuntary Resettlement

Emigration and Democracy

Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano Development Studies Working Paper No. 307
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Sep 2011
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL), Ca Foscari University of Venice, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Fellow, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Migration, institutions, democracy, diaspora effects, brain drain

Emigration and Democracy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5496
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL), Ca Foscari University of Venice, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Fellow, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
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Citation 3

Abstract:

migration, institutions, democracy, diaspora effects, brain drain

Remittances and the Brain Drain Revisited: The Microdata Show that More Educated Migrants Remit More

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5113
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Stanford University, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Yale University and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 118 (197,662)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Population Policies, Remittances, Debt Markets, International Migration, Access & Equity in Basic Education

Remittances and the Brain Drain Revisited: The Microdata Show that More Educated Migrants Remit More

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4534
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Stanford University, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 52 (326,225)
Citation 8

Abstract:

remittances, migration, brain drain, education

The Effect of Labor Migration on the Diffusion of Democracy: Evidence from a Former Soviet Republic

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4389
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 Sep 2013
Kiel Institute for World Economics, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Downloads 149 (163,830)

Abstract:

emigration, political institutions, elections, social networks, information transmission, cultural diffusion

The Effect of Labor Migration on the Diffusion of Democracy: Evidence from a Former Soviet Republic

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7980
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 01 Mar 2014
Kiel Institute for World Economics, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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Abstract:

emigration, political institutions, elections, social networks, information transmission, cultural diffusion

12.
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Citation 1

Tradable Immigration Quotas

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4087
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Feb 2013
Jesús Fernández-Huertas Moraga and Hillel Rapoport
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 99 (224,675)
Citation 1

Abstract:

immigration, immigration policy, tradable quotas, refugees resettlement, climate change, international public goods

Tradable Immigration Quotas

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5765
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Jun 2011
Jesús Fernández-Huertas Moraga and Hillel Rapoport
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 32 (396,885)
Citation 1

Abstract:

immigration, immigration policy, tradable quotas, refugees, climate change, international public goods

13.

In-Group Cooperation in a Hostile Environment: An Economic Perspective on Some Aspects of Jewish Life in (Pre-Modern) Diaspora

IZA Discussion Paper No. 483
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Jun 2002
Hillel Rapoport and Avi Weiss
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 113 (198,094)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Economic History of the Jews, Ethnic Minorities, Cooperation, Altruism, Hostility

14.

The Optimal Size for a Minority

IZA Discussion Paper No. 284
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Apr 2001
Hillel Rapoport and Avi Weiss
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 102 (212,901)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Altruism, Minorities, Ethnic Groups, Religious Groups, Relative Group Size, Social Conflicts

15.

On the Robustness of Brain Gain Estimates

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4293
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Jul 2009
University of Luxemburg, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 79 (246,559)
Citation 3

Abstract:

brain drain, brain gain, migration

Migration Policy, African Population Growth and Global Inequality

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8329
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Jul 2014
Andrew Mountford and Hillel Rapoport
Royal Holloway, University of London and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 40 (365,393)

Abstract:

global inequality, migration, fertility, Africa

The Cultural Diffusion of the Fertility Transition: Evidence from Internal Migration in 19th Century France

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9945
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Jun 2016
Guillaume Daudin, Raphael Franck and Hillel Rapoport
OFCE - Sciences Po, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

fertility, France, demographic transition, migration

18.
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Citation 1

Birthplace Diversity and Economic Prosperity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7568
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 31 Aug 2013
Alberto F. Alesina, Johann Harnoss and Hillel Rapoport
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Lille I and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 21 (453,593)
Citation 1

Abstract:

economic development, cultural diversity, genetic diversity, ethnic diversity, birthplace diversity, productivity, immigration

Birthplace Diversity and Economic Prosperity

NBER Working Paper No. w18699
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 12 Jan 2013
Alberto F. Alesina, Johann Harnoss and Hillel Rapoport
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Lille I and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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Citation 1

Abstract:

19.

Remittances, Migrants' Education and Immigration Policy: Theory and Evidence from Bilateral Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6104
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Nov 2011
Frédéric Docquier, Hillel Rapoport and Sara Salomone
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL), Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL)
Downloads 24 (383,586)

Abstract:

remittances, migration, brain drain, immigration policy

20.

The Brain Drain and the World Distribution of Income and Population

CReAM Discussion Paper Series 0704, Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM), Department of Economics, University College London
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Apr 2011
Andrew Mountford and Hillel Rapoport
Royal Holloway, University of London and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 23 (368,687)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Migration, Growth, Brain Drain, World Distribution of Income

21.

Tradable Refugee-Admission Quotas and EU Asylum Policy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5072
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Dec 2014
Jesús Fernández-Huertas Moraga and Hillel Rapoport
Foundation for Applied Economic Research (FEDEA) and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 20 (368,687)

Abstract:

immigration policy, EU policy, tradable quotas, refugee resettlement, asylum seekers, international public goods

22.

Review of 'Migration and the Welfare State' - Authors: Assaf Razin, Efraim Sadka and Benjarong Suwankiri

Israel Economic Review, Vol. 11, No. 1 (2014) 145-148
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 21 Mar 2014
Johann Harnoss and Hillel Rapoport
University of Lille I and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 16 (404,399)

Abstract:

23.

Tradable Refugee-Admission Quotas and EU Asylum Policy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8683
Posted: 06 Dec 2014
Jesús Fernández-Huertas Moraga and Hillel Rapoport
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 12 (404,399)

Abstract:

asylum seekers, refugee resettlement, tradable quotas, EU policy, immigration policy, international public goods

24.

Migration and Development Research Is Moving Far Beyond Remittances

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 365
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Jun 2014
Michael A. Clemens, Caglar Ozden and Hillel Rapoport
Center for Global Development, World Bank - Research Department and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 12 (391,516)

Abstract:

migration, development, poverty, mobility, brain drain, skill, education, remittances, labor, overseas

25.

Migration and Cross-Border Financial Flows

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7548
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
Maurice Kugler, Oren Levintal and Hillel Rapoport
Wilfrid Laurier University - School of Business & Economics, Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 11 (383,586)
Citation 1

Abstract:

migration, international financial flows, international loans, gravity models, information asymmetries

Heaven's Swing Door: Endogenous Skills, Migration Networks and the Effectiveness of Quality-Selective Immigration Policies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7749
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Simone Bertoli and Hillel Rapoport
University of Auvergne and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 7 (533,281)

Abstract:

migration, self-selection, brain drain, immigration policy, discrete choice models

27.

Brain Drain and Human Capital Formation in Developing Countries: Winners and Losers

The Economic Journal, Vol. 118, Issue 528, pp. 631-652, April 2008
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Mar 2008
Frédéric Docquier and Hillel Rapoport
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 8 (505,444)
Citation 5

Abstract:

28.

Migration and Globalization: What's in it for Developing Countries?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10109
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Aug 2016
Hillel Rapoport
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

migration, globalization, trade, FDI, financial flows, knowledge diffusion, development

29.

Migration, Knowledge Diffusion and the Comparative Advantage of Nations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9788
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
Dany Bahar and Hillel Rapoport
Inter American Development Bank and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (495,802)

Abstract:

migration, knowledge diffusion, comparative advantage, exports

30.

Tradable Refugee-Admission Quotas (Traqs), the Syrian Crisis and the New European Agenda on Migration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9418
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 19 Oct 2015
Jesús Fernández-Huertas Moraga and Hillel Rapoport
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (333,056)

Abstract:

immigration policy, EU policy, tradable quotas, refugee resettlement, asylum seekers, international public goods

31.

The Brain Drain and the World Distribution of Income

Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 95, No. 1, pp. 4-17, May 2011
Posted: 07 Apr 2011
Andrew Mountford and Hillel Rapoport
Royal Holloway, University of London and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Migration; Growth, Brain drain, World distribution of income, Endogenous fertility

32.

Measuring International Skilled Migration: A New Database Controlling for Age of Entry

The World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 21, Issue 2, pp. 249-254, 2007
Posted: 16 Jun 2008
Frédéric Docquier and Hillel Rapoport
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics

Abstract:

F22, J24

33.

Migration Selectivity and the Evolution of Spatial Inequality

Journal of Economic Geography, Vol. 5, Issue 1, pp. 43-57, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Ravi Kanbur and Hillel Rapoport
Cornell University and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics

Abstract:

34.

Are Migrant Minorities Strategically Self-Selected?

Journal of Population Economics, Vol. 11, Issue 4, 1998
Posted: 17 May 1999
Frédéric Docquier and Hillel Rapoport
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics

Abstract: