The Labor Market Effects of Mexican Repatriations: Longitudinal Evidence from the 1930s
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We thank Leah Boustan, Breno Braga, Michael Clemens, Stefano Della Vigna, Arindrajit Dube, Katherine Erickson, Francesco Fasani, Daniel Hamermesh, Suresh Naidu, Alan Manning, Chris Meissner, Kris Mitchener, Santiago Perez, Sarah Quincy and seminar participants at the Urban Institute, Santa Clara University, UC Davis, 2017 CEPR/IZA Annual Symposium in Labour Economics, 2018 WEAI International Conference, 2018 SOLE Annual Meeting for helpful comments. An earlier version of this paper was circulated under the title “The Employment Effects of Mexican Repatriations: Evidence from the 1930’s.” Emily Culver, Justin Wiltshire and John Blanchette provided excellent research assistance. We have not received any financial support for this paper. All errors are our own. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.