7 Pages Posted: 25 Sep 2001
Date Written: September 17, 2001
We analyze under which conditions temporary migration of unskilled and skilled workers increases human capital accumulation in the host country. We also show that the negative welfare effect of lower unskilled wages may be counterbalanced by deeper human capital formation.
Keywords: Temporary Migration, Human Capital Formation
JEL Classification: J24, F22
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Bellettini, Giorgio and Berti Ceroni, Carlotta, Temporary Migration And Human Capital Accumulation (September 17, 2001). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=284108 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.284108