On the Record: Immigrant Legalization Offers Range of Economic Gains, Some Fiscal Costs

2 Pages Posted: 17 Aug 2015

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Michael Weiss

Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Date Written: 2015

Abstract

Pia Orrenius is a vice president and senior economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. She has written extensively on the economic effects of immigration and coauthored the book Beside the Golden Door: U.S. Immigration Reform in a New Era of Globalization. She discusses the Obama administration’s recently announced plans to legalize the status of several million unauthorized immigrants.

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Weiss, Michael, On the Record: Immigrant Legalization Offers Range of Economic Gains, Some Fiscal Costs (2015). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2643975

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