Public Policy and Immigrant Settlement

Front Cover
Deborah A. Cobb-Clark, Siew-Ean Khoo
Edward Elgar Publishing, Aug 29, 2006 - Business & Economics - 195 pages
'Theories of entrepreneurship and business culture have flourished in recent years, but comparative international studies that address both these subjects have been relatively scarce.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Insitutional and Labour Market Influences
3
PART TWO LABOUR MARKET ENTRY
25
2 Selection Policy and the Labour Market Outomes of New Immigrants
27
How Long Does It Take?
53
4 Female Migrants Participation in the Australian Labour Market
87
PART THREE SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC OUTCOMES
119
The Role of Immigration Policy
121
6 Immigrant Health in the Period After Arrival in Australia
149
7 Immigrants Housing Outcomes in the Early Years of Settlement
175
PART FOUR CONCLUSION
203
How Much Does Immigrant Selection Matter?
205
Longetudinal Survey of Immigrants to Australia
213
References
219
Index
232
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information