Carly Cassella, Science Alert, Mar. 18, 2019
"Over a hundred years ago, from 1850 to 1920, the United States of America experienced a wave of mass migration like never before - the highest levels in its history. While the topic of immigration remains...
Jeff Cox, CNBC, Nov. 16, 2017 - "The U.S. economy faces higher deficits, reduced government benefits and near-zero interest rates unless policymakers act aggressively, Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester said Thursday.
In a speech to the Cato...
Lena Groeger, ProPublica. July 19, 2017 - "There’s a Way for President Trump to Boost the Economy by Four Percent, But He Probably Won’t Like It.
President Trump has promised to increase U.S. economic growth – in fact, he’s...
Tessa Berenson, TIME Magazine, Sept. 21, 2106 - "Immigration has an overall positive impact on economic growth in the United States and has small-to-no effects on wages and employment for native-born workers, according to a new report. Prepared by...
"The first step in reforming our immigration system is to understand the
basic facts surrounding the debate. This report seeks to answer some
basic questions about the role of immigration in today’s economy." - IPC, Nov. 8, 2011 .
"As this article will show, an assertive President Obama, with his eyes
transfixed on the reelection prize, can do much more to improve our
immigration regulations and agency practices, which the President
oversees through the Departments of...
"With immigration on the minds of many voters in the run-up to this
November’s presidential election, the U.S.-based financial services
company Standard & Poor’s released Thursday some surprising
information. The widely-held...
" Beardstown lost population from 1980 to 2000, from 7,232 to 5,766, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. But it grew from 2000 to 2010, back up to 6,123. Blacks increased from 52 to 360, while the number of Latinos grew from 1,032 to 1,994. The...
" Legal immigration has benefited the economy overall, said Stephen Yale-Loehr , a Cornell University Law School professor who works on immigration and asylum law. A 2011 report from the American Enterprise Institute found that temporary workers...