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From Parent to Child? Transmission of Educational Attainment Within Immigrant Families: Methodological Considerations

Report Author: 
Renee Reichl Luthra & Thomas Soehl
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Mar

From Parent to Child? Transmission of Educational Attainment Within Immigrant Families: Methodological Considerations

Children of immigrants comprise more than 20 percent of the U.S. population under the age of 18.

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Other

The Educational, Psychological, and Social Impact of Discrimination on the Immigrant Child

Report Author: 
Christia Spears Brown
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Sep

The Educational, Psychological, and Social Impact of Discrimination on the Immigrant Child

Prepared for a workshop on the impact of discrimination on immigrant children, held at MPI on November 20, 2014, Educational, Psychological, and Social Impact of

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Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Guide to Immigrant Economic Development

Report Author: 
Steve Tobocman
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Jul

Guide to Immigrant Economic Development

According to Tobocman, the last half-decade has seen a convergence of interest between economic development specialists and advocates for immigrant integration.

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Other

Steps to Success: Integrating Immigrant Professionals in the United States

Report Author: 
Amanda Bergon-Shilcock & James Witte
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Oct

Steps to Success: Integrating Immigrant Professionals in the United States

Steps to Success provides a "first-of-its-kind" analysis of the experiences of college-educated immigrants who earned their degrees abroad.  

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Other

Immigrants and African Americans

Report Author: 
Mary C. Waters, Philip Kasinitz, and Asad L. Asad
Original Date of Publication: 
2014 Jun

Immigrants and African Americans

The report examines how recent immigration to the United States has affected African Americans. The authors reviewed the research on the growing diversity within the black population, driven largely by the presence of black immigrants from the Caribbean and Africa.

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Other

Giving Cities and Regions a Voice in Immigration Policy: Can National Policies Meet Local Demand

Report Author: 
Madeleine Sumption
Original Date of Publication: 
2014 Jul

Giving Cities and Regions a Voice in Immigration Policy: Can National Policies Meet Local Demand

What are the potential gains and drawbacks to programs designed to give cities and regions greater control over immigrant admission?  

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Assessing the Economic Impacts of Granting Deferred Action Through DACA and DAPA

Report Author: 
Silva Mathema
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Apr

Assessing the Economic Impacts of Granting Deferred Action Through DACA and DAPA

The executive actions of President Barack Obama in 2012 (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals or DACA, currently in place) and 2014 (Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents or DAPA, currently stalled in the courts) were pro

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Center for American Progress

Residential Segregation: A Transatlantic Analysis

Report Author: 
John Iceland
Original Date of Publication: 
2014 Sep

Residential Segregation: A Transatlantic Analysis

The Transatlantic Council commissioned research for this paper in connection with its 11th plenary meeting in November of 2013.

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Migration Policy Institute

A Rising Share of the U.S. Black Population is Foreign Born

Report Author: 
MONICA ANDERSON
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Apr

A Rising Share of the U.S. Black Population is Foreign Born

Since 2000, the foreign-born black population in the U.S. has increased by 56 percent, going from more than 2.4 million to nearly 3.8 million.

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