International Migration University of Bordeaux
- General knowledge of geographical mobility and internationalmigration - Application of economic knowledge to this particular topic - Critical analysis of statistical resources, measurement issues(endogeneity, selection effect...) and econometric strategies - English
Basic knowledge of microeconomics
- Continuous assessment (10) : mid-term and final exams - Otherexercises may be considered depending on the number of students.
- General overview of international migration: size of flows andtheirevolution - Putting into perspective the contribution of economic analysis tothis field : - economic analysis of geographical mobility - determinants of migration - impact on the labour market - evaluation of migration policiesMEANS : - Presentation of the general state of demographic and economicknowledge in the form of slides at each session - Guided reading ofa textbook - Comparison with statistical publications and researcharticles - Analysis of scientific controversies
Online Course Requirement
REFERENCES BIBLIOGRAPHY : - Bansak, C., Simpson, N. B., & Zavodny, M. (2015). The Economics ofImmigration. Routledge. + specific readings for each session KEYWORDS :Migration; Mobility; Labour economics; Microeconomics ;Demography ;Duration: 17.5 hoursLanguage of instruction: EnglishMode of delivery: Face-to-face teaching