Session 138:
Immigrants in the U.S. Labor Force

Saturday, March 31
8:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Gotham
7th floor

Chair: Michael Lichter, University at Buffalo, State University of New York (SUNY)
Discussant: Nelson Lim, RAND

  1. Immigrants' U.S. Labor Market Adjustment: Disaggregating the Occupational TransitionsIlana Redstone Akresh, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  2. Effects of Foreign Education on Immigrant EarningsEric Fong, University of Toronto; Xingshan Cao, University of Toronto

  3. The Wages of Skilled Temporary Migrants: Effects of Job Portability and Student StatusLindsay Lowell, Georgetown University; Johanna Schneider, Georgetown University and Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

  4. Has the Mainstream Been Remade? Mexican Origin Workers in the New EconomyRenee Reichl, University of California, Los Angeles; Roger Waldinger, University of California, Los Angeles

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