Transferability of Migration Licenses and the Distribution of Potential Rents
Posted: 27 Oct 2003
This paper compares the effects of migration restrictions under transferability and non transferability of licenses. There is reason to expect that a policy of making licenses non-transferable will not only affect production efficiency, but also to allow producers to capture more of the potential migration rents.
Keywords: Migration, license, transferability
JEL Classification: F22, D45
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