Seminar

In Lady Liberty's Shadow: Race and Immigration in New Jersey

Based on her work as an engaged scholar and drawing from critical ethnic studies approaches, Robyn Magalit Rodriguez explores the impact of anti-immigrant local ordinances on a range of immigrant groups living in varied suburban communities.
  • 2203 SS&H Andrews Conference Room | UC Davis
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Occupational Language Requirements and the Effects of Immigration

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.
  • 2203 SS&H Andrews Conference Room | UC Davis
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Family Migration and Relative Earnings Potentials

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.
  • 1131 SS&H Gold Conference Room | UC Davis
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