Mexican Migrant Labor and Southern Plains Labor: Compatible or Exclusive

We present data and analysis to determine whether undocumented Mexican workers in agriculture in the Southwestern region and California complement domestic workers or actually serve as substitutes. Empirical analysis of preliminary national agricultural worker survey and other data using a translog model suggest a substitutionary relationship in this study.


Issue Date:
2013-01-18T19:25:58Z
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/142975
Page range:
1-20
Total Pages:
20
JEL Codes:
F22; J21; J38; J82
Note:
Authors acknowledge funding support from Tarleton State University.




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