Labor economist George J. Borjas admonishes researchers for exaggerating the benefits of immigration while downplaying its costs. His own writings err on the opposite side of the immigration debate by underestimating the benefits while inflating the costs.
This article will be posted in full nine months after its initial print publication. To read it now, please download the issue via the Independent Review app (available on iOS, Kindle Fire and Android) for $2.99, or buy a print copy of this issue for $12.00.
|Other Independent Review articles by Benjamin Powell|
|Spring 2016||Dynamics of Intervention in the War on Drugs|
|Winter 2016||The U.S. Economy|
|Summer 2014||Meet the Old Sweatshops|
|[View All (5)]|