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Identifying the key issues focusing on the costs and benefits of immigration in developed countries

Dobra, Alexandra (2009): Identifying the key issues focusing on the costs and benefits of immigration in developed countries.

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Abstract

The present paper aims to acquaint concisely about the main issues surrounding the theme immigration, founded in the literature. This acquaintance is ensured through first (comprising the third part of the corpus), an overall focus on the question of assessing, on the one hand the benefits and on the other hand the costs of immigration, through the exploitation of many theories and arguments – especially concentrated on the economic and fiscal aspects - each being illustrated with specific examples of various developed countries – thus giving a frame for intra and inter-continental comparisons and analysis. Second (comprising the second part of the corpus), this acquaintance is ensured through proceeding to the evaluation and comparison between costs and benefits – by presenting new arguments, more focused on the social and political aspects - in order to seize objectively whether costs overweight benefits or whether not.

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