Journals Higher Education



Published: 03 October 2017

248 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198808022

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Merchants of Labor

Recruiters and International Labor Migration

Philip Martin

  • A pioneering analysis of recruiters in low-skilled labor markets explaining the prominent role of intermediaries
  • Analyses migration cost data from over 3,000 workers to show major determinants of worker costs
  • Lays out incentives to induce better recruiter behavior

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