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Why are the elderly more averse to immigration when they are more likely to benefit ? evidence across countries (English)

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Using household surveys for 24 countries over a 10-year period, this paper investigates why the elderly are more averse to open immigration policies than their younger peers. The analysis finds that the negative correlation between age and pro-immigration... See More +

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  • Schotte, Simone Raphaela; Winkler, Hernan Jorge;
  • 2016/02/02 13:10:05
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS7554
  • 1
  • 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2016/02/02 13:07:14
  • Disclosed
  • Why are the elderly more averse to immigration when they are more likely to benefit ? evidence across countries
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