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Still an Open Door?: U.S. Immigration Policy and the American Economy

Still an Open Door?: U.S. Immigration Policy and the American Economy (Hardback)

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Synopsis

Do immigrants 'help' or 'hurt' the U.S. economically? Will large numbers of immigrants enhance our economic well-being or will they take jobs from American workers and lower our standard of living? Briggs warns that, unlike earlier times, immigrants arriving today are having an adverse effect on our economy: Industrial and occupational patterns have changed dramatically from what they were earlier in this century. Moore argues that immigrants have always been, and will continue to be, good for the U.S. economy.

BusinessEconomicsMacroeconomicsHistory & PoliticsPolitics & governmentPolitical control & freedomsHuman rightsPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial issues & processesMigration, immigration & emigration Publisher: University Press of America Publication Date: 01/08/1994 ISBN-13: 9781879383319  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Currently unavailable. Foyles can order for despatch to customer when the publisher is re-supplied on 01/08/1994.  

Vernon Briggs is a professor in the New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University. He is the author of Mass Immigration and the National Interest. Stephen Moore directs the Cato Institute's fiscal policy studies program. He is the author of Privatization: A Strategy for Taming the Federal Budget.

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