Jacques Poot

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics

Visiting Professor

De Boelelaan 1105

1081HV Amsterdam

Netherlands

University of Waikato - National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis

Emeritus Professor of Population Economics

Te Raupapa

Private Bag 3105

Hamilton, 3240

New Zealand

Motu Economic and Public Policy Research

Affiliate

Level 1, 93 Cuba Street

P.O. Box 24390

Wellington, 6142

New Zealand

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (46)

1.

The Impact of Immigration on the Employment of Natives in Regional Labour Markets: A Meta-Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2044
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Mar 2006
Simonetta Longhi, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
University of Essex - Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER), VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 1,106 (28,321)
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immigration, employment, meta-analysis

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Agglomeration, Innovation and Regional Development: Theoretical Perspectives and Meta-Analysis

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 07-079/3
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Oct 2007
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics and Utrecht University - Department of Economic Geography
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innovation, regional development, agglomeration, urban externalities, meta-analysis

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Meta-Analysis of Empirical Evidence on the Labour Market Impacts of Immigration

IZA Working Paper No. 3418
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 May 2008
Simonetta Longhi, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
University of Essex - Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER), VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 785 (45,622)
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immigration, labour market, factor substitution, comparative research, meta-analysis

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The Gravity Model of Migration: The Successful Comeback of an Ageing Superstar in Regional Science

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10329
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Nov 2016
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics, University of Waikato, Students, University of Waikato - Department of Economics and Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust
Downloads 551 (72,203)
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gravity model, internal migration, international migration, population projection

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The Impact of Cultural Diversity on Innovation: Evidence from Dutch Firm-Level Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6000
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Oct 2011
Ceren Ozgen, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
University of Birmingham, VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 533 (75,273)
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immigration, innovation, cultural diversity, knowledge spillovers, linked employer-employee data, Netherlands

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Immigration and Innovation in European Regions

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 11-112/3
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Aug 2011
Ceren Ozgen, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
University of Birmingham, VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 438 (94,357)
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immigration, cultural diversity, economic growth, innovation, spatial autocorrelation

Immigration and Innovation in European Regions

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5676
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 May 2011
Ceren Ozgen, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
University of Birmingham, VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 56 (514,444)
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innovation, economic growth, cultural diversity, immigration, spatial autocorrelation

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Measuring Cultural Diversity and its Impact on Innovation: Longitudinal Evidence from Dutch Firms

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7129
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Jan 2013
Ceren Ozgen, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
University of Birmingham, VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 319 (135,595)
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immigration, innovation, cultural diversity, knowledge spillovers, linked administrative and survey data

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Cultural Diversity: A Matter of Measurement

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8782
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Jan 2015
Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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diversity, dissimilarity measurement, ethnicity, culture, segregation, polarization, fractionalization

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The Fallacy of 'Job Robbing': A Meta-Analysis of Estimates of the Effect of Immigration on Employment

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 06-050/3
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Jun 2006
Simonetta Longhi, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
University of Essex - Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER), VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 275 (158,133)
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spatial autocorrelation, spatial filtering, unemployment, Germany

A Meta-Analytic Assessment of the Effect of Immigration on Wages

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. TI 04-134/3
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Dec 2004
Simonetta Longhi, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
University of Essex - Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER), VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 258 (167,955)
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Immigration, Labour market, Factor substitution, Meta-analysis

A Meta-Analytic Assessment of the Effect of Immigration on Wages

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 451-477, July 2005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Jul 2005
Simonetta Longhi, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
University of Essex - Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER), VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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Perception of Workplace Discrimination Among Immigrants and Native Born New Zealanders

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7504
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
University of Waikato, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics and Massey Business School
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immigration, workplace discrimination, New Zealand, sample selection bias

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Regional Economic Impacts of Immigration: A Review

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 09-047/3
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Jun 2009
Simonetta Longhi, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
University of Essex - Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER), VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 230 (188,378)
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international migration, regional labour market, meta-analysis, impact analysis, regional growth

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The Impact of Immigration on International Trade: A Meta-Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6145
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Dec 2011
affiliation not provided to SSRN, VU University Amsterdam, VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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international trade, imports, exports, immigration, gravity model, meta-analysis

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The Importance of Heterogeneity When Examining Immigrant Education-Occupation Mismatch: Evidence from New Zealand

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5211
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Oct 2010
Jacques Poot and Steven Stillman
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
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immigration, occupation, skill transferability, job-worker mismatch, discrimination, New Zealand

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The Economic Impact of Immigration on the Labor Market of Host Countries - Meta-Analytic Evidence

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 11-103/3
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Jul 2011
Simonetta Longhi, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
University of Essex - Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER), VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 136 (295,908)

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immigration, labour market

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The Effect of Migration on Income Growth and Convergence: Meta-Analytic Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4522
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Ceren Ozgen, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
University of Birmingham, VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 89 (395,645)

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internal migration, economic growth, convergence, meta-analysis, neoclassical model, regional disparities

17.

Homeownership and Social Capital in New Zealand

Motu Working Paper No. 11-02
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Mar 2011
Massey Business School, Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust, University of Waikato - Population Studies Centre and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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Social Capital, Homeownership, New Zealand, Matching Methods

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Trans-Tasman Migration, Transnationalism and Economic Development in Australasia

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 May 2009
Jacques Poot
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 67 (464,148)
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Trans-Tasman migration, Australia, New Zealand, economic development

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Social Capital and Regional Social Infrastructure Investment: Evidence from New Zealand

Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Working Paper No. 10-03
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Jun 2010
Massey Business School, Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust, University of Waikato - Population Studies Centre and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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Social capital, trust, participation, public infrastructure, demography, geography

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Living and Working in Ethnic Enclaves: Language Proficiency of Immigrants in U.S. Metropolitan Areas

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6363
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Feb 2012
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Purdue University, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics and Purdue University
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U.S. immigration, language acquisition, ethnic enclaves, residential segregation, occupational segregation

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The Spatial Impact of Local Infrastructural Investment in New Zealand

Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Working Paper No. 10-12
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Oct 2010
Population Studies Centre, Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust, University of Waikato - Population Studies Centre and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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local infrastructure, economic growth, migration, land value, spatial spillover

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Social Capital, Entrepreneurship and Living Standards: Differences between Immigrants and the Native Born

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9874
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Massey Business School, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics and University of Waikato - National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA)
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migration, social capital, entrepreneurship, income, standard of living

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International Migration and Institutional Quality in the Home Country: It Matters Where You Go and How Long You Stay!

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10945
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Ngoc Tran, Michael P. Cameron and Jacques Poot
University of Economics and Law, University of Waikato - Department of Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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institutional quality, international migration, diaspora, duration-of-stay

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'Hometown & Whānau, or Big City & Millennials?' The Economic Geography of Graduate Destination Choices in New Zealand

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 Aug 2020
Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust, Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust, Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics and Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust
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higher education, human capital, graduate migration, networks, amenities, regional development

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How Diverse Can Spatial Measures of Cultural Diversity Be? Results from Monte Carlo Simulations on an Agent-Based Model

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 14-081/VIII
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Jul 2014
Daniel Arribas-Bel, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
University of Liverpool, VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 38 (591,930)
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cultural diversity, spatial segregation, agent-based model, Monte Carlo simulation

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Internationalisation of Education and Returns in the Labour Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7696
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Nov 2013
Jacques Poot and Matthew James Roskruge
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics and Massey Business School
Downloads 35 (608,963)

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international education, human capital, earnings, selection effects

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Valuing Cultural Diversity of Cities

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Nov 2019
David C. Maré and Jacques Poot
Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 32 (626,876)
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Diversity, fractionalisation, local amenity, urban wages and rents, hedonic regression

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More Pensioners, Less Income Inequality?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Apr 2017
Omoniyi Alimi, David C. Maré and Jacques Poot
University of Waikato, Students, Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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Inequality, age composition, urbanisation, population aging

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Commuting to Diversity

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Dec 2019
David C. Maré and Jacques Poot
Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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cultural diversity; exposure to difference; exposure to diversity; residential segregation; commuting; Auckland

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Residential Assimilation of Immigrants: A Cohort Approach

Motu Working Paper 15-20
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Oct 2015
David C. Maré, Ruth Pinkerton and Jacques Poot
Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust, Government of Victoria and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 24 (682,265)
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immigration, segregation, residential location, ethnic diversity

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The Last Word on the Wage Curve?

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 421-450, July 2005
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Jul 2005
Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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Who Partners Up? Educational Assortative Matching and the Distribution of Income in New Zealand

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 10 Nov 2019
Omoniyi Alimi, David C. Maré and Jacques Poot
University of Waikato, Students, Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 17 (738,703)
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assortative matching, inequality

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How Diverse Can Spatial Measures of Cultural Diversity Be? Results from Monte Carlo Simulations of an Agent-Based Model

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8251
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Jun 2014
Daniel Arribas-Bel, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
Arizona State University (ASU), VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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cultural diversity, spatial segregation, agent-based model, Monte Carlo simulation

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Book Reviews

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 42, pp. 411-452, 2002
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Jul 2003
University College London, Stockholm School of Economics, Pennsylvania State University, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, University of Reading - Department of Economics, Williams College, University of Waterloo - Department of Geography, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Urban Studies and Planning, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), Queen's University - Department of Geography, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics, Clemson University - Department of Applied Economics & Statistics, University of Idaho - Department of Geography, Williams College - Center for Environmental Studies and University of Newcastle - Centre for Urban and Regional Development Studies (CURDS)
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International Migration and the Distribution of Income in New Zealand Metropolitan and Non-Metropolitan Areas

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11959
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 17 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2022
Omoniyi Alimi, David C. Maré and Jacques Poot
University of Waikato, Students, Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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decomposition methods, metropolitan areas, international migration, income inequality, New Zealand

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More Pensioners, Less Income Inequality? The Impact of Changing Age Composition on Inequality in Big Cities and Elsewhere

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10690
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Apr 2017
Omoniyi Alimi, David C. Maré and Jacques Poot
University of Waikato, Students, Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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inequality, age composition, urbanisation, population aging

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Did the Post-1986 Decline in the Homeownership Rate Benefit the New Zealand Labour Market? a Spatial-Econometric Exploration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12402
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Jun 2019
William Cochrane and Jacques Poot
University of Waikato and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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Oswald hypothesis, unemployment, homeownership, labour market flexibility, spatial econometrics

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Spatial Heterogeneity and the Wage Curve Revisited

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 46, No. 4, pp. 707-731, October 2006
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Sep 2006
Simonetta Longhi, Peter Nijkamp and Jacques Poot
University of Essex - Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER), VU University of Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
Downloads 8 (825,368)
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Urban Resilience and Social Security Uptake: New Zealand Evidence from the Global Financial Crisis and the COVID-19 Pandemic

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15510
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Aug 2022
University of Waikato, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics and Massey Business School
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urban economic resilience, social security, Global Financial Crisis, COVID-19, panel data, model selection, spatial econometrics, machine learning

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International Trade Agreements and International Migration

The World Economy, Vol. 33, No. 12, pp. 1923-1954, 2010
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Jacques Poot and Anna Strutt
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics and University of Waikato
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Attracting Global Talent and then What? Overeducated Immigrants in the United States

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 53, Issue 5, pp. 834-854, 2013
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Government of the United States of America - Bureau of the Census, Purdue University, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics and Purdue University
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Meta‐Analysis of Economics Research Reporting Guidelines

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 27, Issue 2, pp. 390-394, 2013
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 07 Mar 2013
Hendrix College, Deakin University - School of Accounting, Economics and Finance, Edith Cowan University, University of Connecticut - College of Agricultural, Health and Natural Resources, University of Lorraine - Institut d'Administration des Entreprises, Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic, Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics and Staffordshire University Business School, UK
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Meta‐analysis, Meta‐regression analysis

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Which Agglomeration Externalities Matter Most and Why?

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 30, Issue 4, pp. 756-782, 2016
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Aug 2016
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics and Utrecht University - Department of Economic Geography
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Agglomeration, Competition, Diversity, Meta‐analysis, Specialization, Urban growth

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Migration, Relationship Capital and International Travel: Theory and Evidence

Journal of Economic Geography, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp. 361-387, 2010
Posted: 27 Apr 2010
Philip McCann and Jacques Poot
University of Reading - Department of Economics and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics

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International migration, trip frequency, relationship capital

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Disparities and Despair: Changes in Regional Income Distributions in New Zealand 1981-96

Australasian Journal of Regional Studies, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 323-47, 2000
Posted: 11 Jan 2010
Özer Karagedikli, David C. Maré and Jacques Poot
Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics

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regional income inequality, regional convergence

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Accounting for social difference when measuring cultural diversity

Number of pages: 33
David C. Maré and Jacques Poot
Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Spatial Economics
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Cultural diversity; social difference; fractionalisation; New Zealand; urban