Immigration Law

Recent Posts

CFR and Cato on Border Management
Posted on 14 May 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Managing Illegal Immigration to the United States: How Effective Is Enforcement? - "The authors examine U.S. efforts to prevent illegal immigration to the United States. Although the United States has witnessed a sharp drop in illegal border crossings... Read More

Tags: cfr , alden , border , cato

Winning the Next Immigration Battle
Posted on 12 Feb 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"In tonight's State of the Union address, President Barack Obama is expected to make reform of the nation's immigration laws one of his top priorities. To succeed, he will have to satisfy skeptical House Republicans that immigration reform... Read More

Tags: alden , reform , border

Alden: Politics and Facts Don't Match on the Border
Posted on 20 Dec 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"While the political campaigns remain obsessed over what is actually a dwindling problem of illegal immigration, they are largely ignoring a more urgent need to reform the nation’s legal-immigration laws." - Edward Alden, Dec. 19,... Read More

Is Border Enforcement Effective? What We Know and What it Means - Edward Alden
Posted on 15 Jun 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Edward Alden, June 2017, Center for Migration Studies of New York - "For too long, the policy debate over border enforcement has been split between those who believe the border can be sealed against illegal entry by force alone, and those who believe... Read More