The Labor Market Effects of a Refugee Wave: Applying the Synthetic Control Method to the Mariel Boatlift
NBER Working Paper No. 21801
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We thank Colin Cameron, David Card, Michael Clemens, David Green, Patrick Kline, Thomas Lemieux, Doug Miller, Joan Monras, Enrico Moretti, David Roodman, Shu Shen, participants in seminars at University of British Columbia, Georgetown University, NBER Labor Studies 2016 Meeting, IZA Summer School of Labor Economics 2016, and 2017 ASSA Annual Meeting, the editor and two anonymous referees for valuable suggestions and useful comments. We have not received any financial support for this paper. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.