Asian immigrants

Information on Small Populations with Significant Health Disparities: A Report on Data Collected on the Health of Asian Americans in Massachusetts

Report Author: 
Carolyn Wong, Hannah Hosotani and John Her
Original Date of Publication: 
2012 Nov

Information on Small Populations with Significant Health Disparities: A Report on Data Collected on the Health of Asian Americans in Massachusetts (Download or view online)  

Source Organization: 
University of Massachusetts Boston

National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) in Health and Health Care: A Blueprint for Advancing and Sustaining CLAS Policy and Practice

Report Author: 
Office of Minority Health (OMH), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Original Date of Publication: 
2013 Apr

National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) in Health and Health Care: A Blueprint for Advancing and Sustaining CLAS Policy and Practice (Download or view

Source Organization: 
Other

Living in Dual Shadows: LGBT Undocumented Immigrants

Report Author: 
Crosby Burns, Ann Garcia and Philip E. Wolgin
Original Date of Publication: 
2013 Mar

Living in Dual Shadows: LGBT Undocumented Immigrants (click to view)  

 LGBT Undocumented Immigrants

Source Organization: 
Center for American Progress

Second-Generation Americans: A Portrait of the Adult Children of Immigrants

Report Author: 
Pew Research Center
Original Date of Publication: 
2013 Feb

Second-Generation Americans: A Portrait of the Adult Children of Immigrants analyzes U.S. Census Bureau data to show that the 20 million adult U.S.-born children of immigrants are substantially better off than immigrants themselves. On key measures of socioeconomic attainment such as income, homeownership, economic success and educational attainment, these children of immigrants outpace their parents to levels comparable with native-born Americans.  

Source Organization: 
Pew Hispanic Center

Digital Diaspora: How Immigrants Are Capitalizing on Today's Technology

Report Author: 
Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians
Original Date of Publication: 
2012 Nov

Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians describes this report as "a first-of-its-kind portrait about mobile technology usage among immigrants." The report is based on a non-randomized sample of 118 adult immigrants in the Philadelphia area who responded to the Center's survey on cellphone use. Their responses were compared against data on general cellphone use in the U.S. as reported by the Pew Internet and American Life Project.  

Source Organization: 
Other

The Hidden American Immigration Consensus

Report Author: 
Jens Hainmueller and Daniel J. Hopkins
Original Date of Publication: 
2012 Aug

"The Hidden American Immigration Consensus: A Conjoint Analysis of Attitudes Toward Immigrants" (click to view)

A large literature has examined the factors that influence immigration attitudes. Yet prior tests have considered only a few immigrant attributes at a time limiting their capacity to test several hypotheses simultaneously.

Source Organization: 
Other

Caught in the Housing Bubble: Immigrants' housing outcomes in traditional gateways and newly emerging destinations

Report Author: 
Gary Painter and Zhou Yu
Original Date of Publication: 
2012 Nov

Authors Gary Painter and Zhou Yu discuss demographic shifts of immigrants in metropolitan and rural areas that have experienced the depths of the recession. Using 2006 and 2009 American Community Survey microdata, Caught in the Housing Bubble: Immigrants' housing outcomes in traditional gateways and newly emerging destinations assesses how the recent economic crisis has affected immigrants with respect to three housing outcomes (residential mobility, homeownership, and household formation) to compare housing outcomes at two important time points in the recent economic cycle.

Source Organization: 
University of Southern California
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