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Project Citation: 

Peters, Maggie. Immigration Policy: 1783-2010 [Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Kuwait, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, United Kingdom, United States]. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2014-12-22.

Project Description

Summary:  View help for Summary This project measures the restrictiveness of immigration policy for low-skill immigration in the 19 listed countries from the 19th century through to today.  The measure is comparable across countries and across time.  In addition, the sub-measures used to create the immigration policy variables are included as well.

Scope of Project

Subject Terms:  View help for Subject Terms globalization; immigrants; immigration; labor migration; illegal immigrants
Geographic Coverage:  View help for Geographic Coverage Federal Republic of Germany, Argentina, Singapore, Hong Kong, United States, United Kingdom, Switzerland, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, Canada, Netherlands, South Korea, Taiwan, Brazil, South Africa, Australia, Kuwait, France, Germany
Time Period(s):  View help for Time Period(s) 1/1/1783 – 12/31/2010

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