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Foreign-Educated Nurses Report Unequal Treatment in U.S. Workplace

Forty percent of foreign-educated nurses working in U.S. hospitals and other places say their wages, benefits, or shift assignments are inferior compared to their American colleagues, according to a study by researchers at the George ... Read More
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New Immigration Resources for Journalists

Research papers, reports, and expert commentary on immigration are now available to journalists and other interested parties via a new website created by the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard. Read More
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Assisting Transnational Migrant Families

A report by the Institute for Women in Migration, a MacArthur grantee, highlights innovative ways in which civil society organizations and government agencies are aiding families separated as a result of tightening of immigration policies and ... Read More
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The Effects of Values on the Immigration Debate

A survey of more than 8,000 respondents assesses the consequences of values “frames,” or the context in which information is presented, for immigration policies and attitudes. Read More
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Assessing the Economic Impacts of Immigration Reform

The MacArthur-supported study assesses the economic and budgetary costs and benefits of varying policy frameworks for immigration reform, finding that it has the potential to significantly increase the number of young, working-age people in the economy. Read More
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Sharing Perspectives on Migration at UN General Assembly

The video underscores the importance of including issues related to migration in the international development agenda. Read More
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Number of Immigration Measures Passed by U.S. Increases in 2013

The number of immigration-related laws passed by U.S. states rebounded sharply in the first half of 2013, spurred in part by a 2012 U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Arizona's clampdown on immigration. Read More
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Assessing International Labor Recruitment

In April 2013 MacArthur and the Open Society Foundation convened experts, advocates, policy specialists, and representatives from international and national organizations to discuss international labor recruitment. Read More
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Forensic Commission Created to Investigate Crimes against Migrants

The commission is intended to help establish protections for undocumented individuals and legal mechanisms in Mexico and the region to help victims and their families obtain redress, justice, and reliable information about ongoing criminal investigations. Read More
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The Impact of Deferred Action on Young Adult Immigrants

On the one-year of the anniversary of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services’ implementation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, the Immigration Policy Center released early findings from the National UnDACAmented Research ... Read More