Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Mai Dao , Davide Furceri , and Prakash Loungani
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 25 November 2014
Keywords: Foreign exchange, Labor mobility, Labor markets, Labor demand, Migrations, Regional shocks, Regional economics, Unemployment, United States, Interstate migration
We examine patterns of regional adjustments to shocks in the US during the past four decades. We find that the response of interstate migration to relative labor market conditions has decreased, while the role of t...