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Immigration Policy and the Search for Skilled Workers

Report Author: 
Gail Cohen, Aqila Coulthurst & Joe Alper
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Sep

Immigration Policy and the Search for Skilled Workers

The importance of high-skilled labor in the global economy is increasing as the development and dissemination of scientific knowledge become crucial to maintaining a competitive advantage.

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Other

State of Latino Entrepreneurship: Research Report 2015

Report Author: 
Douglas Rivers, Jerry Porras, Remy Arteaga, Tiq Chapa, & Jessica Salinas
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Nov

State of Latino Entrepreneurship: Research Report 2015

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Source Organization: 
Other

Impact of Refugees in Central Ohio: 2015 Report

Report Author: 
Community Research Partners
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Sep

Impact of Refugees in Central Ohio: 2015 Report

Source Organization: 
Other

Fulfilling the Promise of Preschool in Silicon Valley: Examining Participation Patterns and Barriers to Access among Low-Income Children and Low-Income Children of Immigrants

Report Author: 
Gina Adams, Heather Koball, Erica Greenberg, Devlin Hanson, & Molly Michie
Original Date of Publication: 
2016 Jan

Fulfilling the Promise of Preschool in Silicon Valley:  Examining Participation Patterns and Barriers to Access among Low-Income Children and Low-Income Children of Immigrants

In Silicon Valley, California, fewer low-income children are enrolled in preschool than higher-income children.

Source Organization: 
The Urban Institute

2015 Immigration Report

Report Author: 
National Conference of State Legislatures
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Jul

2015 Immigration Report

 

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Other

Guide to Immigrant Economic Development

Report Author: 
Steve Tobocman
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Jul

Guide to Immigrant Economic Development

According to Tobocman, the last half-decade has seen a convergence of interest between economic development specialists and advocates for immigrant integration.

Source Organization: 
Other

Steps to Success: Integrating Immigrant Professionals in the United States

Report Author: 
Amanda Bergon-Shilcock & James Witte
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Oct

Steps to Success: Integrating Immigrant Professionals in the United States

Steps to Success provides a "first-of-its-kind" analysis of the experiences of college-educated immigrants who earned their degrees abroad.  

Source Organization: 
Other

Giving Cities and Regions a Voice in Immigration Policy: Can National Policies Meet Local Demand

Report Author: 
Madeleine Sumption
Original Date of Publication: 
2014 Jul

Giving Cities and Regions a Voice in Immigration Policy: Can National Policies Meet Local Demand

What are the potential gains and drawbacks to programs designed to give cities and regions greater control over immigrant admission?  

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

The Welcoming Pittsburgh Plan: A Roadmap for Change

Report Author: 
Welcoming Pittsburgh
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Jun

The Welcoming Pittsburgh Plan: A Roadmap for Change

Shortly after taking office as Mayor of Pittsburgh in 2014, William Peduto launched the Welcoming Pittsburgh initiative, an effort "to improve quality of life and economic prosperity for immigrants and native born residents alike" and to grow the city's population by 20,000 in ten years' time.

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Other

Welcoming Nashville: Perspectives and Trends (Executive Summary)

Report Author: 
Welcoming America & Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce Research Center
Original Date of Publication: 
2015 Jun

Welcoming Nashville: Perspectives and Trends (Executive Summary)

As Nashville became a more diverse and international city, it experienced major economic gains and garnered a reputation for creativity and innovation.

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