Philippines

Country code: 
PHL
ISO2 code: 
PH
ISO3 code: 
PHL
WB Country Code: 
PH

Philippines - International Labor Migration 2010-2012

Description: 

The study includes data and materials (do files, survey instruments) necessary for the replication of the paper: "Unilateral Facilitation Does Not Raise International Migration from the Philippines" by Emily A. Beam, David McKenzie, Dean Yang. According to the study, signifcant income gains from migrating from poorer to richer countries have motivated unilateral (source-country) policies facilitating labor emigration. However, their effectiveness is unknown. The investigators conducted a large-scale randomized experiment in the Philippines testing the impact of unilaterally...

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Microdata