Women

Adult Children of Immigrant Entrepreneurs: Memories and Influences

Report Author: 
Nga-Wing Anjela Wong, Paul Y. Watanabe and Michael Liu
Original Date of Publication: 
2011 Nov

 

Probing the changing makeup of American college campuses, Adult Children of Immigrant Entrepreneurs: Memories and Influences offers unparalleled insight into the journeys of today’s graduate students born to immigrant entrepreneur parents.

Source Organization: 
The Immigrant Learning Center, Inc.

Statistical Portrait of Hispanics in the United States: 2008

Report Author: 
Daniel Dockterman and Gabriel Velasco
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Jan

Statistical Portrait of Hispanics in the United States: 2008 (click to view)

Source Organization: 
Pew Hispanic Center

Lessons from the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986

Report Author: 
Betsy Cooper and Kevin O’Neil
Original Date of Publication: 
2005 Aug

Lessons from the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (click to view)

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Vietnamese Immigrants in the United States

Report Author: 
Aaron Terrazas and Cristina Batog
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Sep

Vietnamese Immigrants in the United States (click to view)

Unlike most of the foreign-born from Asia, those from Vietnam came to the United States mainly as refugees and asylum seekers from the mid-1970s onward. Today, the U.S. is home to about 1.1 million Vietnamese immigrants, making them the fifth-largest immigrant group.  

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Characteristics of the South American Born in the United States

Report Author: 
David Dixon and Julia Gelatt
Original Date of Publication: 
2006 May

Characteristics of the South American Born in the United States (click to view)

The South American-born make up a small proportion of both the overall foreign-born population and the Latin American-born population in the United States. However, the number of immigrants born in South America has grown rapidly over the past 30 years.  

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Filipino Immigrants in the United States

Report Author: 
Aaron Terrazas and Jeanne Batalova
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Apr

Filipino Immigrants in the United States (click to view)

The 1.7 million Filipino immigrants in the United States made them the country's second-largest immigrant group in 2008 after Mexican immigrants.  

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Mexican Immigrants in the United States

Report Author: 
Aaron Terrazas
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Feb

Mexican Immigrants in the United States (click to view)

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Korean Immigrants in the United States

Report Author: 
Aaron Terrazas and Cristina Batog
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Aug

Korean Immigrants in the United States (click to view)

Like other immigrant groups, the nation's 1.0 million Korean-born are settling in larger numbers in states beyond traditional gateways like California and New York. They were the seventh-largest immigrant group in the U.S. in 2008 after Mexican, Filipino, Indian, Chinese, Vietnamese and Salvadoran immigrants. 

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute
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