Mette Foged discusses a unitarian model of family migration in which families may discount wives' private gains is used to derive testable predictions regarding the type of couples that select into migrating.
Our program will feature a screening of several of the 40 videos that the Humanizando la Deportación project team has produced to date along with a discussion of the project's goals and methods, as well as the challenges the research team has faced.
Peri will present some important facts and the consensus among economists on the economic impact of immigrants and will specifically discuss the economic implications of some proposed immigration changes such as the repeal of DACA, the decrease of legal immigrants and the increased enforcement and deportation.
Maria Brunborg Hoen's paper uses individual-level administrative register data to estimate the impact of immigration on natives' earnings. Effects are identified exploiting differences between occupations in the requirements for majority language skills.