Raja Junankar, Economics of Immigration: Immigration and the Australian Economy



Abstract. The Economics of Immigration: Immigration and the Australian Economy is a compilation of academic articles written by P.N. Junankar and coauthors on the topic of immigration in Australia. From the effects of immigration on Australia’s economy to the Australian labor market environment immigrants encounter, this book addresses important questions regarding immigration that are relevant to any economy.

Keywords. Australia, International migration, International economics.

JEL. F00, F22, J15.

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Green, C., Kler, P., & Leeves, G. (2007). Immigrant overeducation: Evidence from recent arrivals to Australia. Economics of Education Review, 26(4), 420-432. doi. 10.1016/j.econedurev.2006.02.005

Gregory, R.G. (2014). The Two-Step Australian Immigration Policy and its Impact on Immigrant Employment Outcomes. IZA DP No. 8061.

Hawthorne, L. (2005). "Picking Winners": The recent transformation of Australia's skilled migration policy. The International Migration Review, 39(3), 663-696. doi. 10.1111/j.1747-7379.2005.tb00284.x

Junankar, P.N., & Mahuteau, S. (2005). Do migrants get good jobs? New migrant settlement in Australia. The Economic Record, 81(S1), S34-S46. doi. 10.1111/j.1475-4932.2005.00249.x

Junankar, P.N. & Mahuteau, S. (2008). Do migrants get good jobs in Australia? The role of ethnic networks in job search. The Economic Record, 84(S1), S115-S130. doi. 10.1111/j.1475-4932.2008.00488.x

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Junankar, P.N., Paul, S. & Yasmeen, W. (2010). Are Asian migrants discriminated against in the labour market? A case study of Australia. The Singapore Economic Review, 55(4), 619-646. doi. 10.1142/S021759081000395X

Junankar, P.N., Pope, D. & Withers, G. (1998). Immigration and the Australian macroeconomy: Perspective and prospective. The Australian Economic Review, 31(4), 435-444. doi. 10.1111/1467-8462.00087

Junankar, P.N., Pope, D., Kapuscinski, C.A. & Mudd, W. A. (1994). Immigration and Australia’s External Account Balances. AGPS, Canberra.

Junankar, P.N., Pope, D., Kapuscinski, C.A., Ma, G. & Mudd, W.A. (1993). Recent Immigrants and Housing. AGPS, Canberra.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1453/jest.v3i2.882


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