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Volume 22  Number 3  •  Winter 2018
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Lessons from Immigration Economics
By George J. Borjas
This article appeared in the Winter 2018 issue of The Independent Review

Like trade, immigration produces both winners and losers. It may be more useful, therefore, to think of immigration not in terms of economic efficiency, but rather as a social policy of income and wealth redistribution.

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