Readership: Academics, researchers, and graduate students interested in economics, immigration, sociology, public policy, political science, and human geography. Policy-makers in the UK, US, and Europe.
Edited by Yann Algan, Professor of economics, Sciences Po, Alberto Bisin, Professor of Economics, New York University, Alan Manning, Professor of Economics, London School of Economics, and Thierry Verdier, Professor of Economics, Paris School of Economics
Yann Algan received his Ph.D. from Universite La Sorbonne. He was visiting scholar at MIT and Harvard before becoming Professor of economics at Sciences Po. His main research is devoted to cultural economics and social capital.
Alberto Bisin is Fellow of the NBER, IGIER at Bocconi University, CESS at NYU, and CIREQ at the Universite de Montreal. He is Associate Editor of the Journal of Economic Theory, of Economic Theory, and of Research in Economics. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago, obtained in 1994.His main contributions are in the fields of Social Economics, Financial Economics, and Behavioral Economics.
Alan Manning is Director of the Community Programme within the Centre for Economic Performance at LSE. His main area of research is labour economics including the study of immigrants.
Thierry Verdier holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) in Paris. He is Professor of economics at the Paris School of Economics and Research Director at the EHESS. He is a research fellow of the Center for Economic Policy Research (London). His main research areas are devoted to Cultural Economics, Political Economy, and International Trade.
1: Yann Algan, Alberto Bisin, and Thierry Verdier: Introduction: Perspectives on Cultural Integration of Immigrants
2: Yann Algan, Camille Landais, and Claudia Senik: Cultural Integration in France
3: Amelie Constant, Olga Nottmeyer, and Klaus Zimmermann: Cultural Integration in Germany
4: Alberto Bisin and Eleonora Patacchini: Cultural Integration in Italy
5: Sara de la Rica and Francesc Ortega: Cultural Integration in Spain
6: Lena Nebky: Cultural Integration in Sweden
7: Pierre Kolher: Cultural Integration in Switzerland
8: Alan Manning and Andreas Georgiadis: Cultural Integration in United Kingdom
9: Jacob Vigdor: Cultural Integration in the United States
10: Yann Algan and Mariya Aleksynska: Conclusion: Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe