Session 188:
Immigrants and the Labor Market

Saturday, April 17
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Cumberland B
Exhibition Level

Chair: Ethan G. Lewis, Dartmouth College
Discussant: Ethan G. Lewis, Dartmouth College

  1. More Arms, More Power? The Impact of Immigration on Farming and Technology Choices in US Agriculture in Early 20th CenturyJeanne Lafortune, University of Maryland; Jose Tessada, The Brookings Institution; Carolina Gonzalez, University of Maryland

  2. What Are the Effects of State Level Legislation Against the Hiring of Undocumented Immigrants?Magnus Lofstrom, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC); Sarah Bohn, Public Policy Institute of California; Steven Raphael, University of California, Berkeley

  3. The Impact of Mexican Immigration on U.S. Natives: Evidence from Migrant Flows Driven by Rainfall ShocksDean Yang, University of Michigan; Todd Pugatch, University of Michigan

  4. Effect of Immigrant Nurses on Labor Market Outcomes of U.S. NursesRobert Kaestner, University of Illinois at Chicago; Neeraj Kaushal, Columbia University

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