Return migration and income mobility in MENA - Economic Research Forum (ERF)

Return migration and income mobility in MENA

Return migration and income mobility in MENA

by Vladimir Hlasny

The emigration and return migration of working-age men in the Middle East and North Africa have significant effects on national economies. This column summarises new evidence on the contribution of moving to another country for work and later returning home to the lifetime earnings and intergenerational socio-economic mobility of workers in Egypt, Jordan and Tunisia… more