The Effect of Risk Attitudes on the Migration Decision.

Rimi, Tamanna.
2017-04-18T14:03:16.481Z

Abstract: In this paper, I examine the impact of risk attitudes on migration decision. I use the "Two Sample Two-Stage Instrumental Variable (TS2SIV)" technique to measure relative risk aversion and its impact on migration. Using the probit model, I find that more risk averse people are less likely to migrate. The results also indicate that the impact of risk attitude on migration varies by other ... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Economics.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011511
ID: tufts:20986
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