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Volume 22  Number 3  •  Winter 2018
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The Populist Revolts of 2016
A Hidden Cost of Immigration?
By Garett Jones
This article appeared in the Winter 2018 issue of The Independent Review

The populist backlash against immigration is strong evidence that a mass influx of lower-skilled workers can lower the quality of political institutions. This prospect should therefore encourage social scientists to study the ways that national demographic changes shape the governments that rule over us.

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