The Macroeconomic Effects of Migration from the New European Union Member States to the United Kingdom »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Dora Iakova
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 March 2007
Keywords: new EU member states, free labor movement, dependency ratio, labor income, labor force, retirement, birth, Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production
The United Kingdom allowed workers from the ten new European Union member countries immediate access to its labor market after the accession in 2004. This paper uses a general equilibrium framework to explore the d...