Yamamura, Eiji (2009): Frequency of contact with foreigners in a homogenous society: perceived consequences of foreigner increases in Japan.
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Using individual data of Japan, this paper investigates how frequency of contact with foreigners is associated with the perceived outcomes of foreigner increases. Results showed that frequency of contact has a critical effect on perceptions and that its influence varies according to household income level.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Frequency of contact with foreigners in a homogenous society: perceived consequences of foreigner increases in Japan.|
|Keywords:||Immigration, perceived consequence, homogenous society|
|Subjects:||F - International Economics > F2 - International Factor Movements and International Business > F22 - International Migration
F - International Economics > F0 - General > F01 - Global Outlook
J - Labor and Demographic Economics > J1 - Demographic Economics > J15 - Economics of Minorities and Races; Non-labor Discrimination
|Depositing User:||eiji yamamura|
|Date Deposited:||14. Apr 2009 13:47|
|Last Modified:||19. Feb 2013 08:31|
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