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Issues in the Economics of Immigration

George J. Borjas, editor

Published in January 2000 by University of Chicago Press
© 2000 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

NBER Program(s):PE, LS

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399 pages
ISBN: 0-226-06631-2

Table of Contents

Front matter, table of contents, acknowledgment: George J. Borjas (p. -11 - 0) (bibliographic info) (download)
Introduction: George J. Borjas (p. 1 - 14) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. The Economic Progress of Immigrants: George J. Borjas (p. 15 - 50) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
2. The Educational Attainment of Immigrants: Trends and Implications: Julian R. Betts, Magnus Lofstrom (p. 51 - 116) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
3. Diversity and Immigration: Edward P. Lazear (p. 117 - 142) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
4. Convergence in Employment Rates of Immigrants: Edward Funkhouser (p. 143 - 184) (bibliographic info) (download)
5. The Changing Skill of New Immigrants to the United States: Recent Trends and Their Determinants: Guillermina Jasso, Mark R. Rosenzweig, James P. Smith (p. 185 - 226) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
6. The More Things Change: Immigrants and the Children of Immigrants in the 1940s, the 1970s, and the 1990s: David Card, John DiNardo, Eugena Estes (p. 227 - 270) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
7. Do Children of Immigrants Make Differential Use of Public Health Insurance?: Janet Currie (p. 271 - 308) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
8. Social Security Benefits of Immigrants and U.S. Born: Alan L. Gustman, Thomas L. Steinmeier (p. 309 - 350) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
9. The Role of Deportation in the Incarceration of Immigrants: Kristin F. Butcher, Anne Morrison Piehl (p. 351 - 386) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
List of Contributors, Indices: George J. Borjas (p. 387 - 400) (bibliographic info) (download)
 
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