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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 90 Citations 63,932 163 World Ranking 76 National Ranking 60

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2011 - IZA Prize in Labor Economics, Institute for the Study of Labor

1998 - Fellows of the Econometric Society

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Statistics
  • China
  • Labour economics

George J. Borjas mostly deals with Demographic economics, Labour economics, Wage, Earnings and Developed country. His Demographic economics study incorporates themes from Human resources, Census, Immigration policy, Welfare and Socioeconomic status. His Labour economics research incorporates themes from Workforce and Empirical research.

His study in the fields of Efficiency wage under the domain of Wage overlaps with other disciplines such as Market impact. His Earnings research includes elements of Endogeneity, Job satisfaction and Cohort. In his study, which falls under the umbrella issue of Developed country, Cash, Foreign born and Service is strongly linked to Nationality.

His most cited work include:

  • Self-Selection and the Earnings of Immigrants (2005 citations)
  • The Economics of Immigration (1985 citations)
  • Assimilation, Changes in Cohort Quality, and the Earnings of Immigrants (1376 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Demographic economics, Wage, Labour economics, Earnings and Supply shock. His Demographic economics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Human capital, Census, Immigration policy, Welfare and Socioeconomic status. His work in Human capital addresses subjects such as Externality, which are connected to disciplines such as Capital.

The various areas that George J. Borjas examines in his Wage study include Substitute good, Workforce, Developing country and Sample. George J. Borjas performs multidisciplinary studies into Labour economics and Empirical evidence in his work. The concepts of his Earnings study are interwoven with issues in Econometrics and Educational attainment.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Demographic economics (53.41%)
  • Wage (44.77%)
  • Labour economics (45.00%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2021)?

  • Demographic economics (53.41%)
  • Supply shock (14.09%)
  • Wage (44.77%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

George J. Borjas spends much of his time researching Demographic economics, Supply shock, Wage, Labour economics and Market impact. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Developed country and Shock. His work deals with themes such as Quality and Higher education, which intersect with Developed country.

The various areas that George J. Borjas examines in his Wage study include Economic impact analysis, Workforce, Race, Earnings and Socioeconomic status. His study in Earnings is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Unobservable, Immigration policy, Income distribution, Distribution and Stochastic dominance. His work on Secondary labor market as part of general Labour economics research is frequently linked to Robot, bridging the gap between disciplines.

Between 2012 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • The Slowdown in the Economic Assimilation of Immigrants: Aging and Cohort Effects Revisited Again (77 citations)
  • The Wage Impact of the Marielitos: A Reappraisal (63 citations)
  • Immigration and Globalization: A Review Essay (58 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Statistics
  • China
  • Microeconomics

His primary areas of study are Labour economics, Wage, Supply shock, Pandemic and Socioeconomic status. His studies in Labour economics integrate themes in fields like Undocumented immigration, Manufacturing and Price elasticity of supply. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Elasticity, Earnings, Elasticity of substitution and General equilibrium theory.

His Socioeconomic status research focuses on Microdata and how it relates to Educational attainment. In his works, he performs multidisciplinary study on 2019-20 coronavirus outbreak and Demographic economics. His work in Demographic economics is not limited to one particular discipline; it also encompasses Shock.

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Best Publications

The Economics of Immigration

George J. Borjas.
Journal of Economic Literature (1994)

4313 Citations

Self-Selection and the Earnings of Immigrants

George Borjas.
The American Economic Review (1987)

4140 Citations

Issues in the Economics of Immigration

George J Borjas.
Research Papers in Economics (2000)

3333 Citations

The Labor Demand Curve is Downward Sloping: Reexamining the Impact of Immigration on the Labor Market

George J. Borjas.
Quarterly Journal of Economics (2003)

3058 Citations

Assimilation, Changes in Cohort Quality, and the Earnings of Immigrants

George J. Borjas.
Journal of Labor Economics (1985)

2340 Citations

Heaven's Door: Immigration Policy and the American Economy

George J. Borjas.
(1999)

2020 Citations

The economic analysis of immigration

George J. Borjas.
Handbook of Labor Economics (1999)

1727 Citations

Economic theory and international migration.

George J. Borjas.
International Migration Review (1989)

1651 Citations

The Economic Benefits from Immigration

George J. Borjas.
Journal of Economic Perspectives (1995)

1648 Citations

Ethnic Capital and Intergenerational Mobility

George J. Borjas.
Quarterly Journal of Economics (1992)

1422 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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