Jackline Wahba

University of Southampton, Department of Economics

Prof.

Southampton, SO171BJ

United Kingdom

http://https://sites.google.com/site/jackiewahba/

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

28

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

Do Market Wages Influence Child Labour and Child Schooling?

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Apr 2001
Jackline Wahba
University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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child labour, schooling, developing countries, wages, poverty

Overseas Work Experience, Savings and Entrepreneurship Amongst Return Migrants to Ldcs

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Jun 2001
Barry McCormick and Jackline Wahba
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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Return migration, overseas savings, entrepreneurship, overseas work experience

Overseas Work Experience, Savings and Entrepreneurship Amongst Return Migrants to Ldcs

Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 28, No. 2, May 2001
Posted: 23 Aug 2001
Barry McCormick and Jackline Wahba
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Southampton, Department of Economics

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Return Migration, Overseas Savings, Entrepreneurship, Overseas Work Experience

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Welfare Migration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6450
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Apr 2012
Corrado Giulietti and Jackline Wahba
Department of Economics and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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welfare spending, immigration

Out of Sight, Out of Mind: Migration, Entrepreneurship and Social Capital

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4541
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Jackline Wahba and Yves Zenou
University of Southampton, Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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social capital, entrepreneurship, selection, savings

Out of Sight, Out of Mind: Migration, Entrepreneurship and Social Capital

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7552
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Jan 2010
Jackline Wahba and Yves Zenou
University of Southampton, Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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entrepreneurship, savings, selection, social capital

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Child Labor, Urban Proximity and Household Composition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1966
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Marcel Fafchamps and Jackline Wahba
Stanford University - Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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child labour, Nepal, child schooling, urban proximity

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The Influence of Market Wages and Parental History on Child Labour and Schooling in Egypt

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1771
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Oct 2005
Jackline Wahba
University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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child labour, child schooling, wages

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Did Public Wage Premiums Fuel Agglomeration in Ldcs?

Univ. of Southampton Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 20
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Nov 2000
Barry McCormick and Jackline Wahba
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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Public Sector, Agglomeration, Migration, Developing Country

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Can I Have Permission to Leave the House? Return Migration and the Transfer of Gender Norms

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9216
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Michele Tuccio and Jackline Wahba
University of Southampton and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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international return migration, gender inequality, transfer of norms

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International Migration: Driver of Political and Social Change?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9794
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
Michele Tuccio, Jackline Wahba and Bachir Hamdouch
University of Southampton, University of Southampton, Department of Economics and Mohammed V University – Agdal, FSJES de Rabat
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international migration, political change, transfer of norms, Morocco

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Strong Versus Weak Ties in Migration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8089
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
Corrado Giulietti, Jackline Wahba and Yves Zenou
Department of Economics, University of Southampton, Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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social networks, internal migration, China

Strong Versus Weak Ties in Migration

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10248
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Nov 2014
Corrado Giulietti, Jackline Wahba and Yves Zenou
Department of Economics, University of Southampton, Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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China, internal migration, social networks

The Sources of the Gender Gap in Economics Enrolment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4957
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Sep 2014
Mirco Tonin and Jackline Wahba
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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education, economics, gender, discrimination, pay gap

The Sources of the Gender Gap in Economics Enrolment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8414
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Sep 2014
Mirco Tonin and Jackline Wahba
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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education, economics, gender, discrimination, pay gap

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Illegal Migration, Wages, and Remittances: Semi-Parametric Estimation of Illegality Effects

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4527
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Christian Schluter and Jackline Wahba
University of Southampton - Division of Economics and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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non-parametric estimation, control functions, selection, counterfactuals, illegality effects, illegal migration, intermediate outcomes, Mexican Migration Project

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Free vs. Restricted Immigration: Bilateral Country Study

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5546
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Mar 2011
Assaf Razin and Jackline Wahba
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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migration, welfare state, EU

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The Impact of Labour Market Dynamics on the Return-Migration of Immigrants

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5722
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 May 2011
Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI), University of Southampton - Division of Economics and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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temporary migration, durations, timing of event method, labour market dynamics

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Immigrants' Wage Growth and Selective Out-Migration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8627
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Nov 2014
Govert E. Bijwaard and Jackline Wahba
Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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migration dynamics, labor market transitions, competing risks, immigrant assimilation, income growth

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Density, Social Networks and Job Search Methods: Theory and Application to Egypt

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3967
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Sep 2003
Jackline Wahba and Yves Zenou
University of Southampton, Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
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Weak ties, density, search methods, networks

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Do High-Income or Low-Income Immigrants Leave Faster?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7732
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Govert E. Bijwaard and Jackline Wahba
Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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migration dynamics, labour market transitions, competing risks, immigrant assimilation

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Why Do the Young and Educated in Ldcs Concentrate in Large Cities? Evidence from Migration Data

Economica, Vol. 72, No. 285, pp. 39-67, February 2005
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 Feb 2005
Barry McCormick and Jackline Wahba
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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Return Plans and Migrants' Behavior

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10111
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Aug 2016
Bastien Chabé-Ferret, Joel Machado and Jackline Wahba
University of Essex, Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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temporary migration, return intention, remittances

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Entrepreneurship of the Left-Behind

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7270
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Mar 2013
Department of Economics, University of Southampton, Department of Economics and Harvard University
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rural to urban migration, RUMiC dataset, self-employment

Welfare Magnet Hypothesis, Fiscal Burden and Immigration Skill Selectivity

NBER Working Paper No. w17515
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2011
Assaf Razin and Jackline Wahba
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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Welfare Magnet Hypothesis, Fiscal Burden, and Immigration Skill Selectivity

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 117, Issue 2, pp. 369-402, 2015
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Mar 2015
Assaf Razin and Jackline Wahba
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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European Union, migration, migration regimes, social benefits

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The Impact of Brexit on International Students' Return Intentions

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12032
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Jan 2019
University of Southampton - Southampton Statistical Sciences Research Institute (S3RI), Department of Economics, University of Southampton, Department of Economics and University of Southampton
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Brexit, Article 50, higher education, international students, intention to leave

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Free vs. Controlled Migration: Bilateral Country Study

NBER Working Paper No. w16831
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Feb 2011
Assaf Razin and Jackline Wahba
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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Remigration Intentions and Migrants' Behavior

Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) Working Paper Series n°2017-17
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2018
Bastien Chabé-Ferret, Joel Machado and Jackline Wahba
University of Essex, Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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Temporary migration, intention to leave, return intention, remittances, investment, house ownership, language

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Political Change and Informality

Economics of Transition and Institutional Change, Vol. 27, Issue 1, pp. 31-66, 2019
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Jan 2019
Ahmed Elsayed and Jackline Wahba
IZA and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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Informal employment, job contracts, Arab Spring

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Political Change and Informality: Evidence from the Arab Spring

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11245
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Jan 2018
Ahmed Elsayed and Jackline Wahba
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) and University of Southampton, Department of Economics
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informal employment, job contracts, Arab Spring

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Flexible Labor Regulations and Informality in Egypt

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 21, Issue 4, pp. 962-984, 2017
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Nov 2017
Jackline Wahba and Ragui A. Assaad
University of Southampton, Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs
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Overseas Employment and Remittances to a Dual Economy

Economic Journal, April 2000
Posted: 08 Nov 1999
Barry McCormick and Jackline Wahba
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Southampton, Department of Economics

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