The participation of Mexican undocumented immigrants in the United States: A Tobit model of simultaneous equations

  • Héctor A. Olea Hernández Secofi - Rice University
Keywords: immigration, Tobit model, United States


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Olea HernándezH. (1990). The participation of Mexican undocumented immigrants in the United States: A Tobit model of simultaneous equations. Estudios Económicos, 5(1), 83-123.
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