Sökning: "immigrants"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 354 avhandlingar innehållade ordet immigrants.

  1. 1. Immigrants' income and family migration

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Författare :Saman Rashid; Mittuniversitetet.; Mittuniversitetet.; Umeå universitet.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Immigrants; income family; Economics; nationalekonomi; Immigrant; wage earnings; labour participation; family income; family investments; intenal migration; immigrant women; family migration;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis consists of three papers studying the economic situation of immigrants in Sweden in terms of wage earnings, labor participation and family internal migration.Paper [I] (http://www.econ.umu. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Skyddandets förnuft en studie om anhöriga till hjälpbehövande äldre som invandrat sent i livet

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Institutionen för socialt arbete, Socialhögskolan, Stockholms universitet

    Författare :Emilia Forssell; Ersta Sköndal högskola.; Stockholms universitet.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social work; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialt arbete; Care; Caregiver; Culture; Elderly; Family; Immigrants; Integration; Migration; Social capital; Sweden; Tradition Social work; caregiver; culture; elderly; family; immigrants; integration; migration; social capital; tradition; social work.;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation aims to examine and deepen the knowledge of family member caregiving where the care recipient is an elderly person who immigrated late in life. It also aims to contribute to the knowledge of the complexities underlying informal care giving and add to our understandings of what it means to be an immigrant in Sweden. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Essays on Immigrants' Economic Integration

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Författare :Kerem Tezic; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Second-generation immigrants; educational attainments; early labour-market experiences; competing-risks; graduate employment; calibration; first-generation immigrants; sample-selection in panel data; random effects.;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis consists of five papers, related to each other in terms of study-sample, study-subject or methods used. The first paper is concerned with second-generation immigrants' educational attainments, using the Longitudinal Individual Data-set (LINDA), which gave us the possibility to examine changes over time, from ages 16-17 to 21-22 and to compare second-generation immigrants with a randomly-chosen matched control-group of native Swedes. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Job Search Strategies and Wage Effects for Immigrants

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Institutet för social forskning (SOFI)

    Författare :Åsa Olli Segendorf; Stockholms universitet.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Job search methods; immigrants; social networks; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : Recruiting Through Networks - Wage Premiums and Rewards to RecommendersThis paper examines the firm's use of recommenders in its recruiting process. In the model, recommenders possess personal information about the worker's ability and about the workplace. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Essays on Immigrants and Institutional Change in Sweden

    Detta är en avhandling från Växjö : Växjö University Press

    Författare :Mikael Ohlson; Växjö universitet.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; retirement; disability; self-selection; immigrants; wage inequalities; wage discrimination; product market deregulation; competition; naturalization; citizenship; economic impact; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis consists of three self-contained essays about immigrants’ experiences in Sweden. They all focus on the interaction between institutional settings and effects on immigrants’ economic conditions. LÄS MER