Human Services

U.S. Government, Heal Thyself: Immigration Restrictions and America's Growing Health Care Needs

Report Author: 
Stuart Anderson
Original Date of Publication: 
2012 Nov

"U.S. Government, Heal Thyself: Immigration Restrictions and America's Growing Health Care Needs" (click to view)

This policy brief argues that the growing demand for health care services today and in the future necessitates a more efficient and adaptive immigration system to allow for foreign-born medical personnel to fill gaps in the U.S. health care delivery system.

Source Organization: 
Other

Falling Through the Cracks: The Impact of Immigration Enforcement on Children Caught Up in the Child Welfare System

Report Author: 
Immigration Policy Center and First Focus
Original Date of Publication: 
2012 Dec

One of the many consequences of an aggressive immigration enforcement system is the separation of children, often U.S. citizens, from their unauthorized immigrant parents. U.S. immigration policies often fail to address the needs of millions of children whom they directly impact. According to the Pew Hispanic Center, approximately 5.5 million children in the United States live in mixed-legal status families with at least one parent who is an unauthorized immigrant. These children are at risk of being separated from a parent at any time.

Source Organization: 
Immigration Policy Center

A Decade of Rising Immigration Enforcement

Report Author: 
Immigration Policy Center
Original Date of Publication: 
2013 Jan

"A Decade of Rising Immigration Enforcement"

A Decade of Rising Immigration Enforcement

Source Organization: 
Immigration Policy Center

America’s Advantage: A Handbook on Immigration and Economic Growth

Report Author: 
Matthew Denhart
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Mar

America’s Advantage: A Handbook on Immigration and Economic Growth

America’s Advantage: A Handbook on Immigration and Economic Growth paints a sweeping portrait of America's immigrants to show their value to our history, society, culture and economy. 

Source Organization: 
Other

California Immigrant Integration Scorecard

Report Author: 
Manuel Pastor, Rhonda Ortiz, Vanessa Carter, Justin Scoggins and Anthony Perez
Original Date of Publication: 
2012 Sep

California Immigrant Integration Scorecard (click to view report)

Source Organization: 
University of Southern California

Racial Profiling after HB 56

Report Author: 
Karen Tumlin, Richard Irwin
Original Date of Publication: 
2012 Aug

Racial Profiling after HB 56 (click to view report)

Source Organization: 
Other

Aspiring Americans: Undocumented Youth Leaders in California

Report Author: 
Veronica Terriquez and Caitlin Patler
Original Date of Publication: 
2012 Jun

Aspiring Americans: Undocumented Youth Leaders in California (click to view report)

Aspiring Americans report

This research brief highlights the experiences of undocumented youth in California—many of whom disproportionally experience economic and personal hardships.

Source Organization: 
University of Southern California
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