Session 125:
Immigrant Adaptation and Linguistic Outcomes

Friday, March 30
2:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Imperial
5th floor

Chair: Grace Kao, University of Pennsylvania
Discussant: Hiromi Ishizawa, University of Minnesota

  1. Linguistic Assimilation across the Generations: An Analysis of Home Language among Second- and Third-Generation Children from Contemporary Immigrant GroupsRichard D. Alba, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY); Jacob Stowell, University of Massachusetts

  2. The Pace and Flow of English Language Acquisition among the U.S. Latino PopulationShirin Hakimzadeh, Pew Hispanic Center

  3. English Language Ability of Foreign Born in the United States: Assimilation and Cohort Effects, 2003Xiaohan Hu, University of Maryland; Veena Kulkarni, University of Maryland; John P. Robinson, University of Maryland

  4. The Gradient of Immigrant Age at Arrival Effects on Socioeconomic Outcomes in the U.S.Dowell Myers, University of Southern California; Xin Gao, University of Southern California; Julie Park, University of Southern California

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