Differences in the Earnings of Migratory Farm Workers

  • G. Thomas-Lycklama à Nijeholt
Part of the Institute of Social Studies book series (ISDS, volume 7)


Most of the migratory farm workers leave their homes and travel northwards in order to earn money (although some do this for other reasons; see page 37). Advertisements in the workers’ home towns, in the newspapers, and on the radio promise them work, and they hear rumors about making good money harvesting up North.


Depression Transportation Income Expense OECD 


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© Martinus Nijhoff Publishing 1980

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  • G. Thomas-Lycklama à Nijeholt

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