The Economic and Fiscal Consequences of Immigration (häftad)
Format
Häftad (Paperback / softback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
642
Utgivningsdatum
2017-06-13
Förlag
National Academies Press
Medarbetare
Blau, Francine D.
Dimensioner
234 x 158 x 44 mm
Vikt
1006 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9780309444453
The Economic and Fiscal Consequences of Immigration (häftad)

The Economic and Fiscal Consequences of Immigration

Häftad Engelska, 2017-06-13
1589
Skickas inom 3-6 vardagar.
Fri frakt inom Sverige för privatpersoner.
Finns även som
Visa alla 2 format & utgåvor
The Economic and Fiscal Consequences of Immigration finds that the long-term impact of immigration on the wages and employment of native-born workers overall is very small, and that any negative impacts are most likely to be found for prior immigrants or native-born high school dropouts. First-generation immigrants are more costly to governments than are the native-born, but the second generation are among the strongest fiscal and economic contributors in the U.S. This report concludes that immigration has an overall positive impact on long-run economic growth in the U.S. More than 40 million people living in the United States were born in other countries, and almost an equal number have at least one foreign-born parent. Together, the first generation (foreign-born) and second generation (children of the foreign-born) comprise almost one in four Americans. It comes as little surprise, then, that many U.S. residents view immigration as a major policy issue facing the nation. Not only does immigration affect the environment in which everyone lives, learns, and works, but it also interacts with nearly every policy area of concern, from jobs and the economy, education, and health care, to federal, state, and local government budgets. The changing patterns of immigration and the evolving consequences for American society, institutions, and the economy continue to fuel public policy debate that plays out at the national, state, and local levels. The Economic and Fiscal Consequences of Immigration assesses the impact of dynamic immigration processes on economic and fiscal outcomes for the United States, a major destination of world population movements. This report will be a fundamental resource for policy makers and law makers at the federal, state, and local levels but extends to the general public, nongovernmental organizations, the business community, educational institutions, and the research community.
Visa hela texten

Passar bra ihop

  1. The Economic and Fiscal Consequences of Immigration
  2. +
  3. Consequence Management: Operational Principles for Managing the Consequence of a Catastrophic Incident Involving Chemical, Biological, Radiolo

De som köpt den här boken har ofta också köpt Consequence Management: Operational Principles ... av Cbrne Consequence Manage Response Force (häftad).

Köp båda 2 för 1908 kr

Kundrecensioner

Har du läst boken? Sätt ditt betyg »

Bloggat om The Economic and Fiscal Consequences of I...

Innehållsförteckning

1 Front Matter; 2 Summary; 3 1 Introduction; 4 2 Immigration to the United States: Current Trends in Historical Perspective; 5 3 Socioeconomic Outcomes of Immigrants; 6 4 Employment and Wage Impacts of Immigration: Theory; 7 5 Employment and Wage Impacts of Immigration: Empirical Evidence; 8 6 Wider Production, Consumption ,and Economic Growth Impacts; 9 7 Estimating the Fiscal Impacts of Immigration - Conceptual Issues; 10 8 Past and Future Fiscal Impacts of Immigrants on the Nation; 11 9 State and Local Fiscal Effects of Immigration; 12 10 Research Directions and Data Recommendations; 13 Appendix A References; 14 Appendix B Biographical Sketches