Barry R. Chiswick

University of Illinois at Chicago

Department Head and Professor of Economics

601 S. Morgan Street, Room 2103UH

Chicago, IL 60607-7121

United States

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (81)

1.

Are Immigrants Favorably Self-Selected? An Economic Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 131
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Mar 2001
Barry R. Chiswick
University of Illinois at Chicago
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International Migration and the Integration of Labor Markets

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 08 Aug 2002
Barry R. Chiswick and Timothy J. Hatton
University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Essex - Department of Economics
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International Migration, Labor Market Integration, Globalization, Economic History

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High Skilled Immigration in the International Arena

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1782
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Oct 2005
Barry R. Chiswick
University of Illinois at Chicago
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immigration, high skilled workers, economic development

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Linguistic Distance: A Quantitative Measure of the Distance between English and Other Languages

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 11 Aug 2004
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, language proficiency, linguistic distance

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Jacob Mincer, Experience and the Distribution of Earnings

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Aug 2003
Barry R. Chiswick
University of Illinois at Chicago
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human capital, labor market experience, earnings, income distribution, Jacob Mincer

6.

The Economics of Language: An Introduction and Overview

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3568
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Jul 2008
Barry R. Chiswick
University of Illinois at Chicago
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immigrants, language, bilingualism, human capital, earnings

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The Critical Period Hypothesis for Language Learning: What the 2000 Us Census Says

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2575
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Feb 2007
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, second language learning, critical period hypothesis

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Educational Mismatch: Are High-Skilled Immigrants Really Working at High-Skilled Jobs and the Price They Pay If They Aren't?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4280
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 21 Jul 2009
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, skill, schooling, occupations, earnings, rates of return

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Interpreting the Coefficient of Schooling in the Human Capital Earnings Function

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Barry R. Chiswick
University of Illinois at Chicago
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The Employment, Unemployment and Unemployment Compensation Benefits of Immigrants

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 03 May 2000
Barry R. Chiswick and Michael E. Hurst
University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago
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The Employment, Unemployment and Unemployment Compensation Benefits of Immigrants

Research in Employment Policy, Vol. 2
Posted: 24 Apr 2000
Barry R. Chiswick and Michael E. Hurst
University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago

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Modeling Immigrants' Language Skills

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2974
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 01 Sep 2007
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, language, enclaves, human capital

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Educational Attainment: Analysis by Immigrant Generation

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Apr 2003
Barry R. Chiswick and Noyna Deb-Burman
University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Economics
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Demand for Schooling, Human Capital, Immigrants, Second Generation

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Do Enclaves Matter in Immigrant Adjustment?

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Mar 2002
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Immigrants, Earnings, Language Skills, Enclaves, Ethnic/Immigrant Concentrations, Ethnic Goods, United States

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The Determinants of the Geographic Concentration Among Immigrants: Application to Australia

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Apr 2002
Barry R. Chiswick, Yew L. Lee and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Western Australia and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Immigrants, Geographic Concentration, Enclaves, Australia

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Longitudinal Analysis of Immigrant Occupational Mobility: A Test of the Immigrant Assimilation Hypothesis

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 31 Mar 2002
Barry R. Chiswick, Yew L. Lee and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Western Australia and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Immigrants, Occupational Mobility/Attainment, Assimilation, Longitudinal Data, Australia

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Immigrant Adjustment in Israel: Literacy and Fluency in Hebrew and Earnings

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Nov 2000
Barry R. Chiswick and Gaston Repetto
University of Illinois at Chicago and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Immigrants, Israel, Hebrew, earnings, language

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Language Skills and Immigrant Adjustment: What Immigration Policy Can Do!

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 09 Dec 2004
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, immigration policy, language, visa category

Immigrants' Language Skills: The Australian Experience in a Longitudinal Survey

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 07 Nov 2002
Barry R. Chiswick, Yew L. Lee and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Western Australia and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Immigrants' Language Skills: The Australian Experience in a Longitudinal Survey

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 26 Jun 2002
Barry R. Chiswick, Yew L. Lee and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Western Australia and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Immigrants, Language Skills, Longitudinal Survey, Australia

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The Complementarity of Language and Other Human Capital: Immigrant Earnings in Canada

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Mar 2002
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Immigrants, Human Capital, Language Skills, Schooling, Earnings, Canada

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Where Immigrants Settle in the United States

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Aug 2004
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, residential location, language

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Matching Language Proficiency to Occupation: The Effect on Immigrants' Earnings

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2587
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Feb 2007
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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English language, earnings, immigrants, schooling

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Schooling, Literacy, Numeracy and Labor Market Success

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 31 Mar 2002
Barry R. Chiswick, Yew L. Lee and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Western Australia and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Human Capital, Schooling, Literacy, Numeracy, Earnings Screening, Australia

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How Immigrants Fare Across the Earnings Distribution: International Analyses

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2405
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Nov 2006
Barry R. Chiswick, Anh T. Le and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, The University of Western Australia - Department of Economics and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, earnings distributions, rates of return, quantile regression

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The International Transferability of Immigrants' Human Capital Skills

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2670
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Apr 2007
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, education, occupational attainment

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Immigrant Earnings: A Longitudinal Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1750
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Oct 2005
Barry R. Chiswick, Yew L. Lee and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Western Australia and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, wages, longitudinal survey, inertia model, Australia

Immigrant Earnings: A Longitudinal Analysis

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 51, No. 4, pp. 485-503, December 2005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Dec 2005
Barry R. Chiswick, Yew L. Lee and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Western Australia and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Are There Gender and Country of Origin Differences in Immigrant Labor Market Outcomes Across European Destinations?

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Dec 2004
Alícia Adserà and Barry R. Chiswick
Princeton University - Princeton School of Public and International Affairs and University of Illinois at Chicago
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immigrants, earnings, gender, countries of birth and destination, language

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Religion and Child Health

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5215
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Oct 2010
Barry R. Chiswick and Donka Mirtcheva
University of Illinois at Chicago and The College of New Jersey
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health, religion, religiosity, children, adolescents

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Occupational Choice of High Skilled Immigrants in the United States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2969
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Aug 2007
Barry R. Chiswick and Sarinda Taengnoi
University of Illinois at Chicago and Western New England University
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immigrants, English proficiency, occupation, high-skilled workers

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The Earnings of American Jewish Men: Human Capital, Denomination and Religiosity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2301
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Sep 2006
Barry R. Chiswick and Jidong Huang
University of Illinois at Chicago and School of Public Health, Georgia State University
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earnings, Jews, religion, denomination

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Parents and Children Talk: The Family Dynamics of English Language Proficiency

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 30 Jul 2004
Barry R. Chiswick, Yew L. Lee and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Western Australia and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, language, family, multinominal probit

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Family Matters: The Role of the Family in Immigrants' Destination Language Acquisition

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Apr 2002
Barry R. Chiswick, Yew L. Lee and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Western Australia and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Immigrants, Language Skills, Family, Longitudinal Data

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Immigrants' Language Skills and Visa Category

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 May 2002
Barry R. Chiswick, Yew L. Lee and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Western Australia and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Immigration, Language Proficiency, Visa Categories, Australia

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Earnings and Occupational Attainment: Immigrants and the Native Born

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2676
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Apr 2007
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, occupation, earnings

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Social Contacts, Dutch Language Proficiency and Immigrant Economic Performance in the Netherlands: A Longitudinal Study

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9760
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Barry R. Chiswick and Zhiling Wang
University of Illinois at Chicago and Tinbergen Institute
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social capital, Dutch language proficiency, labour market performance, Dutch immigrants, skill transferability

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Immigrant Selection Systems and Immigrant Health

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2345
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Oct 2006
Barry R. Chiswick, Yew L. Lee and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Western Australia and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, health status, visa, longitudinal data

Immigrant Selection Systems and Immigrant Health

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 26, Issue 4, pp. 555-578, October 2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Oct 2008
Barry R. Chiswick, Yew Liang Lee and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Endogenous Assimilation and Immigrant Adjustment in Longitudinal Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1840
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Nov 2005
Michael Beenstock, Barry R. Chiswick and Ari Paltiel
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago and Government of the State of Israel - Jerusalem Offices
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immigrants, assimilation, panel data

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The Production of PhDs in the United States and Canada

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5367
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Dec 2010
Barry R. Chiswick, Nick Larsen and Paul J. Pieper
University of Illinois at Chicago, Eastern Washington University and University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Economics
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PhD, educational attainment, conscription, Korean War, Vietnam War, research funding

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Why is the Payoff to Schooling Smaller for Immigrants?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1731
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, schooling, occupations, earnings, rates of return, selectivity

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The Economic Progress of American Jewry: From 18th Century Merchants to 21st Century Professionals

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4590
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Dec 2009
Barry R. Chiswick
University of Illinois at Chicago
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Jews, immigrants, occupations, earnings, self-employment, wealth

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Occupational Language Requirements and the Value of English in the U.S. Labor Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2664
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Apr 2007
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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English language, earnings, occupation, immigrants, schooling

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Ethnic Intermarriage Among Immigrants: Human Capital and Assortative Mating

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3740
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Oct 2008
Barry R. Chiswick and Christina Houseworth
University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago
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immigrants, marriage, ethnicity/ancestry

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The Occupational Attainment of American Jewry: 1990 to 2000

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1736
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Barry R. Chiswick
University of Illinois at Chicago
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occupational attainment, Jews, religion, gender, National Jewish Population Survey

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The 'Negative' Assimilation of Immigrants: A Special Case

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3563
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Jul 2008
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, earnings, assimilation

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Pre-School Enrollment: An Analysis by Immigrant Generation

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Aug 2004
Barry R. Chiswick and Noyna Deb-Burman
University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Economics
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immigrants, children, school enrollment, pre-school

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Religiosity and Migration: Travel into One's Self Versus Travel Across Cultures

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5724
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 May 2011
Mariya Aleksynska and Barry R. Chiswick
IZA and University of Illinois at Chicago
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economics of religion, religiosity, immigrants, secularization, culture, integration

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The Rise and Fall of the American Jewish PhD

IZA Working Paper No. 3384
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 May 2008
Barry R. Chiswick
University of Illinois at Chicago
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American Jews, education, discrimination, gender

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Computer Skills, Destination Language Proficiency and the Earnings of Natives and Immigrants

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1755
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Oct 2005
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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computers, internet, immigrants, language, earnings

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Determinants of Bilingualism Among Children

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8488
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Oct 2014
Barry R. Chiswick and Marina Gindelsky
University of Illinois at Chicago and Government of the United States of America - Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)
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bilingualism, native born children, immigrant children, family

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Family Matters: The Role of the Family in Immigrants Destination Language Acquisition

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Dec 2002
Barry R. Chiswick, Yew L. Lee and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Western Australia and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Immigrants, Language Skills, Family, Longitudinal Data

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Citizenship in the United States: The Roles of Immigrant Characteristics and Country of Origin

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3596
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 04 Aug 2008
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, citizenship, country of origin, human capital

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Negative and Positive Assimilation, Skill Transferability, and Linguistic Distance

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5420
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Jan 2011
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Immigrants, Assimilation, Skill Transferability, Earnings, Linguistic Distance

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The Linguistic and Economic Adjustment of Soviet Jewish Immigrants in the United States, 2000: A Preliminary Report

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Aug 2004
Barry R. Chiswick and Michael Wenz
University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago
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earnings, language proficiency, immigrants, Jews, Soviet Union

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The Linguistic and Economic Adjustment of Soviet Jewish Immigrants in the United States, 1980 to 2000

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1726
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Sep 2005
Barry R. Chiswick and Michael Wenz
University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago
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earnings, language proficiency, immigrants, Jews, Soviet Union

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International Migration and the Economics of Language

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7880
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 18 Jan 2014
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, language, bilingualism, human capital, earnings

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Does Bilingualism Among the Native Born Pay?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9791
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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bilingualism, earnings, native born, linguistic enclaves

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The Impact of Missionary Type on the English Language Proficiency and Earnings of Immigrants

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9500
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Nov 2015
Nick Larsen and Barry R. Chiswick
Eastern Washington University and University of Illinois at Chicago
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immigrants, Protestant, Catholic, missionaries, earnings, schooling, English language, proficiency, American Community Survey

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An Explanation for the Lower Payoff to Schooling for Immigrants in the Canadian Labour Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4448
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, skill, schooling, earnings, rates of return, Canada

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Linguistic and Economic Adjustment Among Immigrants in Israel

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10214
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 Sep 2016
Barry R. Chiswick, Uzi Rebhun and Nadia Beider
University of Illinois at Chicago, Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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immigrants, Israel, language proficiency, employment, earnings, motive for immigration, ulpan

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Social Contacts and the Economic Performance of Immigrants: A Panel Study of Immigrants in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5775
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Jun 2011
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Illinois at Chicago, Utrecht University - Department of Sociology and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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occupational status, social contacts, immigrants, income, panel data

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The Demand for Nursing Home Care: An Analysis of the Substitution between Institutional and Noninstitutional Care

NBER Working Paper No. w0098
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2021
Barry R. Chiswick
University of Illinois at Chicago
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Occupational Attainment and Immigrant Economic Progress in Australia

IZA Working Paper No. 3316
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 May 2008
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, occupation, earnings

Occupational Attainment and Immigrant Economic Progress in Australia

Economic Record, Vol. 84, Issue s1, pp. S45-S56, September 2008
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 01 Sep 2008
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Russian Jewish Immigrants in the United States: The Adjustment of Their English Language Proficiency and Earnings in the American Community Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6854
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
Barry R. Chiswick and Nick Larsen
University of Illinois at Chicago and Eastern Washington University
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Soviet Jews, immigrants, earnings, schooling, English language, proficiency, American Community Survey

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The Effects of School Quality in the Origin on the Payoff to Schooling for Immigrants

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5075
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Jul 2010
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, schooling, school quality, earnings, selectivity

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Does the Choice of Reference Levels of Education Matter in the Oru Earnings Equation?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4382
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, skill, schooling, occupations, earnings, rates of return

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ORU Analyses of Immigrant Earnings in Australia, with International Comparisons

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4422
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, schooling, occupations, earnings, rates of return, selectivity, skill transferability, ORU analysis

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Hospital Utilization: An Analysis of Smsa Differences in Hospital Admission Rates, Occupancy Rates and Bed Rates

NBER Working Paper No. w0002
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 02 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2010
Barry R. Chiswick
University of Illinois at Chicago
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Schooling, Literacy, Numeracy and Labour Market Success

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Sep 2003
Barry R. Chiswick, Yew L. Lee and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Western Australia and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Divorce Among European and Mexican Immigrants in the U.S.

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12295
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 May 2019
Christina Houseworth and Barry R. Chiswick
University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago
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human capital, gender, immigrants, minorities, divorce, marriage, demographics

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Negative and Positive Assimilation by Prices and by Quantities

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7389
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 May 2013
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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immigrants, assimilation, earnings, hours worked, employment, unemployment

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The Occupational Status of Jews in the United States on the Eve of the US Civil War

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11418
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Apr 2018
Barry R. Chiswick
University of Illinois at Chicago
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1860 US Census, occupational status, Jews, foreign born, labor history

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Women at Work in the Pre-Civil War United States: An Analysis of Unreported Family Workers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13424
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Jul 2020
Barry R. Chiswick and RaeAnn Halenda Robinson
University of Illinois at Chicago and George Washington University
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Earnings and Occupational Attainment Among Immigrants

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 48, Issue 3, pp. 454-465, July 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 May 2009
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
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Immigration, Language and Multiculturalism in Australia

Posted: 02 Jun 2000
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance

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Census Language Questions in North America

Posted: 18 Feb 2000
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance

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Indigenous Language Skills and the Labor Market in a Developing Economy: Bolivia

Posted: 10 Feb 2000
Barry R. Chiswick, Harry A. Patrinos and Michael E. Hurst
University of Illinois at Chicago, World Bank and University of Illinois at Chicago

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The Billings Report and the Occupational Attainment of American Jewry, 1890

An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies, Vol. 19, Issue 2, Winter 2001
Posted: 01 Feb 2000
Barry R. Chiswick
University of Illinois at Chicago

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77.

Language Skills and Earnings Among Legalized Aliens

Posted: 30 Jun 1999
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance

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Hebrew Language Usage: Determinants and Effects on Earnings Among Immigrants in Israel

Journal of Population Economics, Vol. 11, Issue 2
Posted: 25 Sep 1998
Barry R. Chiswick
University of Illinois at Chicago

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English Language Fluency Among Immigrants in the United States

Research in Labor Economics, Vol. 17
Posted: 20 Jan 1998
Barry R. Chiswick and Paul W. Miller
University of Illinois at Chicago and Curtin University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance

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The Educational Attainment of Immigrants: Changes Over Time

QUARTERLY REVIEW OF ECONOMICS AND FINANCE, Vol. 37, Special Issue, 1997
Posted: 26 Feb 1997
Yinon Cohen, Tzippi Zach and Barry R. Chiswick
Columbia University, Independent and University of Illinois at Chicago

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The Labor Market Status of Immigrants: Effects of the Unemployment Rate at Arrival and Duration of Residence

INDUSTRIAL AND LABOR RELATIONS REVIEW, January 1997
Posted: 31 Oct 1996
Barry R. Chiswick, Yinon Cohen and Tzippi Zach
University of Illinois at Chicago, Columbia University and Independent

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