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Absorption of immigrants from the former Soviet Union into the labor force

Irwin Lithwick

Absorption of immigrants from the former Soviet Union into the labor force

by Irwin Lithwick

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Published by JDC-Brookdale Institute of Gerontology and Human Development in Jerusalem .
Written in English

  • Jews, Soviet -- Employment -- Israel,
  • Alien labor -- Israel

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 25-27).

    Other titlesḲeliṭat ʻole Berit-ha-Moʻatsot lishe-ʻavar be-khoaḥ ha-ʻavodah
    StatementIrwin Lithwick, Jack Habib.
    SeriesResearch reports -- RR-249-96, Research report (Mekhon Bruḳdail le-geronṭologyah ṿe-hitpatḥut adam ṿe-ḥevrah be-Yiśraʼel) -- RR-95-249.
    ContributionsHabib, Jack.
    LC ClassificationsHD5812.2 .L57 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination27 p. :
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16470192M
    LC Control Number98114949

    and the former Soviet Union to Germany between and played a significant role in the country’s post World War II immigration and absorption experience. In contrast to the labor migration since the middle of the fifties the admission of ethnic Germans was not related to economic factors like recruitment programs or the business cycle. PIP: Data on the characteristics of immigrant households from the former Soviet Union who arrived in Israel in the last quarter of are presented. The data are from a sample survey carried out in , which included interviews with about 3, immigrants. The focus of the survey is on the absorption of immigrants into the labor force. PMID.

    The exodus of Soviet Jews to Israel in the s was a unique event. This column shows that this immigration wave was distinctive for its large high-skilled cohort, and its quick integration into the domestic labour market. Immigration also changed the entire economic landscape, raising productivity and underpinning the information technological surge. Book Description: After the collapse of the Soviet Union in , Soviet Jews emigrated in large numbers to Israel. Over the next ten years, Israel absorbed approximately , immigrants from the former Soviet Union, an influx that equaled about twenty percent of the Israeli population.

    Foreigners in Wonderland: Jewish immigration from the former Soviet Union. By Judith Kessler. Out of almost one million Jews that have left the USSR and the successor states since , a large group of around , people have immigrated to Germany starting in , as a consequence of an admission regulation within the framework of the "Law of refugees in groups.". This quota was set along the lines of the average number of these immigrants in , In , ethnic Germans came to Germany. The new law also restricted the right to immigrate to ethnic Germans living on the territory of the former Soviet Union.

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The s post-Soviet aliyah began en masse in the late s when the government of Mikhail Gorbachev opened the borders of the USSR and allowed Jews to leave the country for Israel. Between andabout million Soviet Jews and their non-Jewish relatives and spouses, as defined by the Law of Return, emigrated from the former Soviet Union.

The Absorption of Soviet Immigrants in Israel J. he wave of immigration from the former Soviet Union (FSU) in the period brought overnew immigrants to Israel; the same period saw the arrival of anotherimmigrants from other coun tries. The influx from the FSU was similar in absolute numbers to the mass.

More than two decades have passed since the start of the mass wave of immigration from the former Soviet Union (FSU) in the early s, and since then Israel has absorbed over one million immigrants. The study utilized a range of databases to analyze the changes in various aspects of the immigrants’ lives since their [ ].

The Immigration from the Former Soviet Union to Israel Employment, Occupation, and Wages. In this section, we describe the process of integration into the Israeli labour market for immigrants from the FSU who arrived to Israel in the first large wave of –91 and whom we follow for almost two decades.

The employ. One of the measurements of absorption into the new culture is membership in social organizations. When we speak of absorption of immigrants from the former Soviet Union, from their perspective, it is the level and quality of education attained before immigration, the training they received in the work force, the expertise, the special life Cited by: SOVIET AND POST-SOVIET IMMIGRATION.

The growing community of immigrants from RUSSIA and the former Soviet Union is becoming a palpable presence in Cleveland. The influx of newcomers turned into a noticeable phenomenon in the city during the s with its peak in when, among Soviet Jews (see JEWS AND JUDAISM) that arrived in the U.S.

that year, a considerable number of. Abstract. The economic literature on the absorption of immigrants in the labor market of the destination country has concentrated on the performance of their wages relative to that of the native population and over time (Borjas,Chiswick,LaLonde and Topel, ).

Deportation of Koreans in the Soviet Union, originally conceived ininitiated inand carried through inwas the first mass transfer of an entire nationality in the Soviet Union. Almost the entire Soviet population of ethnic Koreans (, persons) were forcefully moved from the Russian Far East to unpopulated areas of the Kazakh SSR and the Uzbek SSR in October   Following the breakup of the Soviet Union, massive numbers of Jews began leaving the Soviet republics to settle in Israel.

A country of million residents at the beginning of the s, Israel took in nearly million immigrants from the former Soviet Union between and (aboutof whom arrived between and ). However, new routes originating from the eastern republics of the former Soviet Union are now bringing sex workers into Israel.

Police estimates say that between 1, and 3, women are trafficked into Israel every year, but unofficial estimates are between 2, and 6,   1.

Introduction. Almost one million people immigrated from the Former Soviet Union (FSU) to Israel in the last three decades (Khvorostianov and Remennick, ).The gates of the Soviet Union were unsealed during the relatively liberal rule of Michael Gorbachev (–), when hundreds of thousands of Jews fled the country, heading mainly to Israel, Germany, the United.

This paper provides a descriptive summary of the integration process of the large exogenous wave of immigrants from the Former Soviet-Union (FSU) who arrived in Israel inand which we.

Migrant Networks and Labor Market Integration of Immigrants from the Former Soviet Union in Germany Article in Social Forces 92(4) May with 59 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Gonen, A. Settlement of the immigrants: Geographic patterns. In M. Sicron & E. Leshem (Eds.), Profile of an immigration wave: The absorption process of immigrants from the former Soviet Union, – (pp.

Jerusalem: The Magnes Press (in Hebrew). Google Scholar. Downloadable. During the second part of the s, the Israeli economy experienced a surge in labor productivity and total factor productivity, which was driven primarily by the manufacturing sector.

This surge in productivity coincided with the full absorption and integration into the workforce of highly skilled immigrants from the former Soviet Union. Avigdor Liberman, head of the Yisrael Beytenu party, whose base is largely composed of secular immigrants from the former Soviet Union, called for Yosef’s resignation over his statements, saying.

exogenous wave of immigrants from the Former Soviet-Union (FSU) who arrived in Israel inand which we follow for almost two decades until We discuss the integration of these immigrants in both the labor and marriage markets for dif-ferent age and education groups.

We show that immigrants who came at the young. Illustrative: Russian immigrants attend an event marking the 25th anniversary of the major wave of aliya from the former Soviet Union to Israel, at.

The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Russia and the Former Soviet Union Published Date: 01 Dec Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS Language: English Book Format: Hardback   These days, as Israel commemorates 30 years since the beginning of the massive aliyah (inmigration) wave from the former Soviet Union in the s, we.

Sicron, M. b “The Immigrants' Human Capital and their Integration in the Labor Force.” In Profile of an Immigration Wave: The Absorption Process of Immigrants from the Former Soviet Union, – Ed.

Sicron, M., and Leshem, E. Jerusalem: The Magnes Press, The Hebrew University (Hebrew). Pp. – Google Scholar. Contact. American Enterprise Institute Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington, DC Main telephone: Main fax: Read chapter 2 Background to Contemporary U.S.

Immigration: This book sheds light on one of the most controversial issues of the decade. It identifies the.