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Differences in labour market outcomes between natives, refugees and other migrants in the UK

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Using 2010-2017 data we compare the labour market outcomes of refugees (those who migrated to seek asylum), natives (UK-born), and other migrants in the UK (work, study and family migrants). The results indicate that refugees are less likely to be employed and earn less than natives and other migrants. The evidence suggests that differences in health status (particularly mental health) may be one of the factors that partly explain these gaps. Employment growth of refugees between 2010 and 201...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted manuscript

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10.1093/jeg/lby027

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Economics
Department:
SSD
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Societies Other & Companies; Kellogg College; Ageing Institute (OIA)
Oxford college:
Kellogg College
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Economic Geography Journal website
Volume:
18
Issue:
4
Pages:
855–885
Publication date:
2018-05-29
Acceptance date:
2018-04-24
DOI:
EISSN:
1468-2710
ISSN:
1468-2702
Pubs id:
pubs:844311
URN:
uri:de00fb7b-e710-4ba1-b66d-034528f61e12
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uuid:de00fb7b-e710-4ba1-b66d-034528f61e12
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pubs:844311

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