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Books

Mexican Immigration to the United States
Conference held February 11-12, 2005
Published in May 2007 by University of Chicago Press
© 2007 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

Immigration and the Workforce: Economic Consequences for the United States and Source Areas
with Richard B. Freeman
Conference held January 14-17, 1990
Published in January 1992 by University of Chicago Press
© 1992 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

Working Papers and Chapters

April 2014How High-Skill Immigration Affects Science: Evidence from the Collapse of the USSR
with Kirk B. Doran
in Innovation Policy and the Economy, Volume 15, William R. Kerr, Josh Lerner and Scott Stern, editors
March 2014Which Peers Matter? The Relative Impacts of Collaborators, Colleagues, and Competitors
with Kirk B. Doran: w20026
September 2013Prizes and Productivity: How Winning the Fields Medal Affects Scientific Output
with Kirk B. Doran: w19445
June 2013The Slowdown in the Economic Assimilation of Immigrants: Aging and Cohort Effects Revisited Again
w19116
December 2012Cognitive Mobility: Labor Market Responses to Supply Shocks in the Space of Ideas
with Kirk B. Doran: w18614
February 2012The Collapse of the Soviet Union and the Productivity of American Mathematicians
with Kirk B. Doran: w17800

Published: George J. Borjas & Kirk B. Doran, 2012. "The Collapse of the Soviet Union and the Productivity of American Mathematicians," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 127(3), pages 1143-1203. citation courtesy of

September 2011Substitution Between Immigrants, Natives, and Skill Groups
with Jeffrey Grogger, Gordon H. Hanson: w17461

Published: “Comment: Substitution between Immigrants, Natives, and Skill Groups.” Journal of the European Economic Association, 10(1), 2012. (with George Borjas and Jeffrey Grogger)

July 2010Attenuation Bias in Measuring the Wage Impact of Immigration
with Abdurrahman Aydemir: w16229

Published: Abdurrahman Aydemir & George J. Borjas, 2011. "Attenuation Bias in Measuring the Wage Impact of Immigration," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 29(1), pages 69-113, 01. citation courtesy of

October 2009Recent Trends in the Earnings of New Immigrants to the United States
with Rachel M. Friedberg: w15406
June 2009Immigration in High-Skill Labor Markets: The Impact of Foreign Students on the Earnings of Doctorates
in Science and Engineering Careers in the United States: An Analysis of Markets and Employment, Richard B. Freeman and Daniel Goroff, editors
March 2009The Analytics of the Wage Effect of Immigration
w14796
March 2008Imperfect Substitution between Immigrants and Natives: A Reappraisal
with Jeffrey Grogger, Gordon H. Hanson: w13887
November 2007Labor Outflows and Labor Inflows in Puerto Rico
w13669

Published: George J. Borjas, 2008. "Labor Outflows and Labor Inflows in Puerto Rico," Journal of Human Capital, University of Chicago Press, vol. 2(1), pages 32-68. citation courtesy of

May 2007The Evolution of the Mexican-Born Workforce in the United States
with Lawrence F. Katz
in Mexican Immigration to the United States, George J. Borjas, editor
Contributors, Indexes
in Mexican Immigration to the United States, George J. Borjas, editor
Front matter, acknowledgment, table of contents
in Mexican Immigration to the United States, George J. Borjas, editor
Introduction to "Mexican Immigration to the United States"
in Mexican Immigration to the United States, George J. Borjas, editor
September 2006Immigration and African-American Employment Opportunities: The Response of Wages, Employment, and Incarceration to Labor Supply Shocks
with Jeffrey Grogger, Gordon H. Hanson: w12518
June 2006A Comparative Analysis of the Labor Market Impact of International Migration: Canada, Mexico, and the United States
with Abdurrahman Aydemir: w12327
March 2006Immigration in High-Skill Labor Markets: The Impact of Foreign Students on the Earnings of Doctorates
w12085

Published:

Making it in America: Social Mobility in the Immigrant Population
w12088

Published: Borjas, George J. "Making It in America: Social Mobility in the Immigrant Population." The Future of Children Vol. 16, No. 2 Opportunity in America (Fall 2006): 55-71.

September 2005Native Internal Migration and the Labor Market Impact of Immigration
w11610

Published: Borjas, George J. "Native Internal Migration and The Labor Market Impact Of Immigration," Journal of Human Resources 41(2): 221-258, Spring 2006 citation courtesy of

April 2005The Evolution of the Mexican-Born Workforce in the United States
with Lawrence F. Katz: w11281

Published: The Evolution of the Mexican-Born Workforce in the United States , George J. Borjas, Lawrence F. Katz. in Mexican Immigration to the United States, Borjas. 2007

March 2005The Labor Market Impact of High-Skill Immigration
w11217

Published: Borjas, George J. "The Labor-Market Impact Of High-Skill Immigration," American Economic Review, 2005, v95(2,May), 56-60. citation courtesy of

March 2004Do Foreign Students Crowd Out Native Students from Graduate Programs?
w10349

Published: Stephan, Paula E. and Ronald G. Ehrenberg (eds.) Science and the University (Science and Technology in Society). University of Wisconsin Press, 2007.

June 2003Welfare Reform, Labor Supply, and Health Insurance in the Immigrant Population
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Published: Borjas, George J., 2003. "Welfare reform, labor supply, and health insurance in the immigrant population," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 22(6), pages 933-958, November. citation courtesy of

The Labor Demand Curve is Downward Sloping: Reexamining the Impact of Immigration on the Labor Market
w9755

Published: Borjas, George J. "The Labor Demand Curve is Downward Sloping: Reexamining the Impact of Immigration on the Labor Market," Quarterly Journal of Economics 118(4): 1335-1374, November 2003 citation courtesy of

November 2002The Wage Structure and the Sorting of Workers into the Public Sector
w9313
September 2002Food Insecurity and Public Assistance
w9236

Published: Borjas, George J. "Food Insecurity And Public Assistance," Journal of Public Economics, 2004, v88(7-8,Jul), 1421-1443. citation courtesy of

May 2002Homeownership in the Immigrant Population
w8945

Published: Borjas, George J. "Homeownership In The Immigrant Population," Journal of Urban Economics, 2002, v52(3,Nov), 448-476. citation courtesy of

July 2000Market Responses to Interindustry Wage Differentials
with Valerie A. Ramey: w7799
April 2000Foreign-Born Teaching Assistants and the Academic Performance of Undergraduates
w7635

Published: Borjas, George J. "Foreign-Born Teaching Assistants And The Academic Performance Of Undergraduates," American Economic Review, 2000, v90(2,May), 355-359. citation courtesy of

January 2000Front matter, table of contents, acknowledgment
in Issues in the Economics of Immigration, George J. Borjas, editor
Introduction to "Issues in the Economics of Immigration"
in Issues in the Economics of Immigration, George J. Borjas, editor
The Economic Progress of Immigrants
in Issues in the Economics of Immigration, George J. Borjas, editor
List of Contributors, Indices
in Issues in the Economics of Immigration, George J. Borjas, editor
November 1998Immigration and Welfare Magnets
w6813

Published: Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 17, no. 4, part 1 (October 1999): 607-637 citation courtesy of

April 1998The Economic Progress of Immigrants
w6506

Published: The Economic Progress of Immigrants, George J. Borjas. in Issues in the Economics of Immigration, Borjas. 2000

September 1997Ethnicity and the Intergenerational Transmission of Welfare Dependency
with Glenn T. Sueyoshi: w6175

Published: Borjas, George J. and Glenn T. Sueyoshi. “Ethnicity and the Intergenerational Transmission of Welfare Dependency.” Research in Labor Economics 16 (1997): 271-295.

To Ghetto or Not to Ghetto: Ethnicity and Residential Segregation
w6176

Published: Journal of Urban Economics, Vol. 44, no. 2 (September 1998): 228-253 citation courtesy of

February 1996Searching for the Effect of Immigration on the Labor Market
with Richard B. Freeman, Lawrence F. Katz: w5454

Published: American Economic Review, 86, pp.246-251, May 1996. citation courtesy of

December 1995Immigration and the Welfare State: Immigrant Participation in Means- Tested Entitlement Programs
with Lynette Hilton: w5372

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 111, no. 2 (May 1996): 575-604. Published as "Immigration and the Family", JLE, Vol. 9, no. 2 (1991): 123-148. citation courtesy of

December 1994The Economic Benefits from Immigration
w4955

Published: Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol. 9, no. 2, (Spring 1995), pp. 3-22. citation courtesy of

November 1994Ethnicity, Neighborhoods, and Human Capital Externalities
w4912

Published: American Economic Review, Vol. 85, no. 3 (1995): 365-390. citation courtesy of

Who Leaves? The Outmigration of the Foreign-Born
with Bernt Bratsberg: w4913

Published: Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 78, no. 1 (February 1996): 165- 176. citation courtesy of

September 1994Assimilation and Changes in Cohort Quality Revisited: What Happened to Immigrant Earnings in the 1980s?
w4866

Published: Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 13, no. 2 (April 1995): pp. 201-245. citation courtesy of

Immigration and Welfare, 1970-1990
w4872

Published: Polachek, Solomon W. (ed.) Research in labor economics. Volume 14. Greenwich, CN and London: JAI Press, 1995.

February 1994Long-Run Convergence of Ethnic Skill Differentials
w4641

Published: Published as "Long-Run Convergence of Ethnic Skill Differentials: The Children and Grandchildren of the Great Migration", Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 47, no. 4 (1994): 553-573.

November 1993A Two-Stage Estimator for Probit Models with Structural Group Effects
with Glenn T. Sueyoshi: t0146

Published: Borjas, George J. and Glenn T. Sueyoshi. "A Two-Stage Estimator For Probit Models With Structural Group Effects," Journal of Econometrics, 1994, v64(1/2), 165-182.

Foreign Competition, Market Power and Wage Inequality: Theory and Evidence
with Valerie A. Ramey: w4556

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, 110 (November 1995): 1075-1110

January 1993Immigration Policy, National Origin, and Immigrant Skills: A Comparison of Canada and the United States
in Small Differences That Matter: Labor Markets and Income Maintenance in Canada and the United States, David Card and Richard B. Freeman
March 1992National Origin and Immigrant Welfare Recipiency
with Stephen J. Trejo: w4029

Published: Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 50, no. 3 (1993): 325-344. citation courtesy of

February 1992Self-Selection and Internal Migration in the United States
with Stephen G. Bronars, Stephen J. Trejo: w4002

Published:

  • Borjas, George J., "The Earnings of Male Hispanic Immigrants in the United States," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 35, no. 3 (April 1982): 343-353.
  • Borjas, George J., "The Earnings of State Government Employees in the United States", Journal of Urban Economics, Vol. 19, no. 2 (March 1986): 156-173. citation courtesy of
  • Journal of Urban Economics, Vol 32, no. 2 (September 1992): 159-185.
  • Borjas, George., "The Earnings of Mexican Immigrants in the United States", Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 51, no. 1 (October 1996): 69-98.

January 1992The Intergenerational Mobility of Immigrants
w3972

Published: Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 11, no. 1, part 1 (1993): 113-135. citation courtesy of

Front matter, Immigration and the Work Force :Economic Consequences for the United States and Source Areas
with Richard B. Freeman
in Immigration and the Workforce: Economic Consequences for the United States and Source Areas, George J. Borjas and Richard B. Freeman, editors
List of Contributors, Indexes
with Richard B. Freeman
in Immigration and the Workforce: Economic Consequences for the United States and Source Areas, George J. Borjas and Richard B. Freeman, editors
On the Labor Market Effects of Immigration and Trade
with Richard B. Freeman, Lawrence F. Katz
in Immigration and the Workforce: Economic Consequences for the United States and Source Areas, George J. Borjas and Richard B. Freeman, editors
National Origin and the Skills of Immigrants in the Postwar Period
in Immigration and the Workforce: Economic Consequences for the United States and Source Areas, George J. Borjas and Richard B. Freeman, editors
Introduction and Summary
with Richard B. Freeman
in Immigration and the Workforce: Economic Consequences for the United States and Source Areas, George J. Borjas and Richard B. Freeman, editors
July 1991Ethnic Capital and Intergenerational Mobility
w3788

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 107, no. 1 (1992): 123-150. citation courtesy of

June 1991On the Labor Market Effects of Immigration and Trade
with Richard B. Freeman, Lawrence F. Katz: w3761

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April 1991Immigration Policy, National Origin, and Immigrant Skills: A Comparison of Canada and the United States
w3691

Published:

January 1991National Origin and the Skills of Immigrants in the Postwar Period
w3575

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Undocumented Mexican-born Workers in the United States: How Many, How Permanent?
with Richard B. Freeman, Kevin Lang
in Immigration, Trade, and the Labor Market, John M. Abowd and Richard B. Freeman, editors
Immigration and Self-Selection
in Immigration, Trade, and the Labor Market, John M. Abowd and Richard B. Freeman, editors
November 1990Immigration and the Family
with Stephen G. Bronars: w3509

Published: Borjas, George J & Bronars, Stephen G. "Immigration and the Family," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 9(2), pages 123-48, April 1991. citation courtesy of

August 1990Immigrant Participation in the Welfare System
with Stephen J. Trejo: w3423

Published: Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 44, No. 2, pp. 195-211, (January 1991). citation courtesy of

June 1988Consumer Discrimination and Self-Employment
with Stephen G. Bronars: w2627

Published: Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 97, No. 3, pp. 581-605, (June 1989). citation courtesy of

April 1988Immigration And Self-Selection
w2566

Published: Immigration and Self-Selection, George J. Borjas. in Immigration, Trade, and the Labor Market, Abowd and Freeman. 1991

May 1987Self-Selection and the Earnings of Immigrants
w2248

Published: Borjas, George J. "Self-Selection and the Earnings of Immigrants," American Economic Review, Vol. 77, No. 4, pp. 531-553, September 1987. citation courtesy of

September 1986Immigrants, Minorities, and Labor Market Competition
w2028

Published: From Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 40, No. 3, pp. 382-392,(April 1987). citation courtesy of

May 1986The Self-Employment Experience of Immigrants
w1942

Published: Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 21, no. 4 (1986): 485-506. citation courtesy of

1986The Demographic Determinants of the Demand for Black Labor
in The Black Youth Employment Crisis, Richard B. Freeman and Harry J. Holzer, editors
June 1985The Sensitivity of Labor Demand Functions to Choice of Dependent Variable
w1624

Published: Borjas, George. "The Sensitivity of Labor Demand Functions to Choice of Dependent Variable," Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. LXVIII, No. 1, pp. 58-66, February 1986. citation courtesy of

December 1984The Impact of Assimilation on the Earnings of Immigrants: A Reexamination of the Evidence
w1515

Published: Borjas, George J. "Assimilation, Changes in Cohort Quality, and the Earnings of Immigrants." Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 3, No. 4, (October 1985( , pp. 463-489.

1981Wage Growth and Job Turnover: An Empirical Analysis
with Ann P. Bartel
in Studies in Labor Markets, Sherwin Rosen, ed.
November 1978Labor Supply Estimates For Public Policy Evaluation
with James J. Heckman: w0299

Published: Borjas, George and James Heckman. “Labor Supply Estimates for Public Policy Evaluation." Proceedings of The Industrial and Labor Relations Research Association, Chicago meetings, 1978.

October 1978Wage Growth and Job Turnover: An Empirical Analysis
with Ann P. Bartel: w0285

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February 1978Job Mobility and Earnings Over the Life Cycle
w0233

Published: George J. Borjas, 1981. "Job mobility and earnings over the life cycle," Industrial and Labor Relations Review, ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 34(3), pages 365-376, April. citation courtesy of

1977Middle-Age Job Mobility: Its Determinants and Consequences
with Ann P. Bartel: w0161

Published: Bartel, Ann and Borjas, George. "Middle-Age Job Mobility: Its Determinantsand Consequences." Men in the Pre-Retirement Years, edited by Seymour Wolfbein. Philadelphia, Temple University, 1977.

August 1976The Distribution of Earnings Profiles in Longitudinal Data
with Jacob Mincer: w0143

Published: Borjas, George J. and Mincer, Jacob. "The Distribution of Earnings Profilesin Longitudinal Data." Income Distribution and Economic Inequality, editedby Zvi Griliches. New York: Halsted Press, 1978.

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