Determinants of Occupational Changes of U.S. Migrant Farm Workers under Recessionary Times

This paper studies the factors influence the labor decisions of agricultural labor in the U.S. and finds the distinction among the three types of agricultural workers. Undocumented farmers are unresponsive to wage changes while other farmers are not; enhanced education decreases the probability of exiting farm for foreign-born farmers.


Issue Date:
2014
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/162415
Total Pages:
20




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