CHAPTER 1: Immigration Then and Now
- CHAPTER 2: All the Ways to Get a Green Card. Bray, Ilona; Lewis, Loida // How to Get a Green Card (9781413311037);Mar2010, p11
Chapter 2 of the book "How to Get a Green Card" is presented. It explores different ways through which immigrants can get a green card in the U.S. It highlights different green card categories including family based relationships, employment based relationships and entrepreneur immigrants. It...
- CHAPTER 3: Short-Term Alternatives to a Green Card. Bray, Ilona; Lewis, Loida // How to Get a Green Card (9781413311037);Mar2010, p17
Chapter 3 of the book "How to Get a Green Card" is presented. It highlights the short-term alternatives taken by the immigrants in the U.S. to get a green card. It explores the types of visas that are taken for short term periods which includes immigrant visa, nonimmigrant visa and nonimmigrant...
- CHAPTER 4: Will Inadmissibility Bar You From Getting a Green Card? Bray, Ilona; Lewis, Loida // How to Get a Green Card (9781413311037);Mar2010, p33
Chapter 4 of the book "How to Get a Green Card" is presented. It explores the conditions that makes a person inadmissible for the U.S. green card and the way to get it under the bar of inadmissibility. It highlights the grounds of inadmissibility which includes being unable to show family...
- Set record straight on amnesty. Smith, Lamar // Hill;5/6/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 50, p17
In this article, the author comments on the impact of the passage of the immigration reform legislation in the U.S. on long-term economic stability.
- Book reviews: Social sciences. Pedzich, Joan // Library Journal;8/1/1993, Vol. 118 Issue 13, p127
Reviews the book `How To Get a Green Card: Legal Ways To Stay in the U.S.A.,' by Loida Nicolas Lewis, Len Madlansacay and Alex Esteban.
- America's Deportation Drive. Ban, Oscar // New Republic;7/31/35, Vol. 83 Issue 1078, p332
Focuses on the recommendation for the deportation of immigrants as a sure-fire remedy for unemployment and other social and economic problems in the U.S. Occurrence of deportation drives in times of economic crisis; Failure of President Franklin Roosevelt's administration to inaugurate any...
- Do Open Borders Produce Greater Happiness? An Underanalyzed Question. Sawhill, Isabel // Brookings Trade Forum;2007, p245
The author considers the question of whether open borders produce greater happiness. He presents evidence that the labor migration to the U.S. has contributed to wage inequality and increased the number of poor in the country. He mentions a research by Carol Graham which implies that further...
- Citizenship option would boost Ariz. jobs, report says. Eaton, Emilie // Inside Tucson Business;8/16/2013, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p1
The article presents the report of economic forecasting and analysis data provider Regional Economic Models Inc. that details effectiveness of the immigration reform proposal in boosting gross domestic product by $10.52 billion and job creation by 2014 in the U.S.
- Debating Immigration. Jacoby, Tamar // National Review;10/10/2005, Vol. 57 Issue 18, p26
Discusses immigration in the United States, in response to arguments from Mark Krikorian and John O'Sullivan in the September 12 issue. Suggestion that immigration is necessary for the U.S. economy; Impossibility of dramatically reducing the number of illegal immigrants who enter the country...