Immigration

Expert Roundup

The Immigration Economy

Authors: Heidi Shierholz, Mark Krikorian, and James Carafano

Four experts debate whether Obama's immigration reform plan, including an expanded path to legalization, would help or harm U.S. workers and economic growth.

 

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Interview

Stricter Rules for Skilled-Worker Visas Are a Mistake

Jagdish N. Bhagwati interviewed by Toni Johnson

The recession has added fuel to the debate over skilled-worker visas, including a recent congressional effort to create stricter rules. CFR's Jagdish Bhagwati says the United States should be welcoming skilled workers and other immigrants.

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