Coyote ugly: the deadweight cost of rent seeking for immigration policy
- H-1 B-ware. ANTLE III, JAMES // American Spectator;Jan/Feb2014, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p28
The article discusses developments related to immigration policy in the U.S. as of February 2014. It highlights the country's H-1B visa program, which provides work authorization to foreigners in specialty occupations. It says the visa program has become a common ground between Democrats and...
- GOP loses on immigration. MOULITSAS, MARKOS // Hill;11/19/2014, Vol. 21 Issue 116, p25
The article comments on immigration reform in the U.S.
- Negotiating the immigration maze. OTTE, JOHN // American Agriculturist (0161-8237);Aug2014, Vol. 211 Issue 8, p25
In this article, the author discusses the U.S. immigration policy, comments that it is a puzzle and adds the documents provide by him while applying for a permanent visa for family reunification in Brazil.
- Law and Borders. RODRÍGUEZ, CRISTINA // Democracy: A Journal of Ideas;Summer2014, Issue 33, p52
The article focuses on the localized immigration lawmaking, which has been happening across the U.S., due to which states and cities have always found ways to shape, unsettle, and complicate national immigration policy. It highlights California's struggle to define immigrants' place in the...
- African Leaders Meet to Discuss Immigration Reform. Foster, Heather // Whitehouse Blog;2013, p61
A blog on the meeting of a group of African leaders at the White House to discuss the benefits of immigration reform for African immigrant communities is presented.
- American Businesses Support a Path to Citizenship, a Shot at the American Dream. Escobar, Felicia // Whitehouse Blog;2013, p64
A blog on the impact of a comprehensive immigration reform on businesses in the U.S. is presented.
- How Many Is Too Many? The Progressive Argument for Reducing Immigration into the United States. Ury, Claude // Library Journal;2/1/2015, Vol. 140 Issue 2, p97
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- WHY CONTROL THE BORDERS? Simon, Julian L. // National Review;2/1/1993, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p27
This paper presents opinions in response to Peter Brimelow's article about immigration in the U.S. which appeared in the June 22, 1992 issue of "National Review." Brimelow's article argues that the current immigration is economically hurtful and that it alters the nature of American life. It...
- Open Minds on Open Borders. Basik, Nathan // Journal of International Migration & Integration;Aug2013, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p401
This article is a plea, both moral and empirical, for open borders to be put on the agenda of mainstream academic theory. It begins by conceptualizing the liberalization of international labor markets as compensation for those who have not benefitted from the liberalization of capital and...