Is the New Immigration Really So Bad?

This paper reviews the recent evidence on U.S. immigration, focusing on two key questions: (1) Does immigration reduce the labor market opportunities of less-skilled natives? (2) Have immigrants who arrived after the 1965 Immigration Reform Act successfully assimilated? Looking across major cities,...

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Main Author: Card, David E
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 01.04.2004
Related: Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM), Department of Economics, University College London
Data of publication: 2004/04
Series: CReAM Discussion Paper Series
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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