Session 47:
Immigrants and Labor Markets

Thursday, May 1
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Conrad A
2nd Floor

Chair: Enrico A. Marcelli, University of Massachusetts
Discussant: David Jaeger, College of William and Mary

  1. Labor Force Participation and Access to Health Care Insurance for Immigrants and NativesOlga Bright, University of California, Irvine; Frank D. Bean, University of California, Irvine

  2. Do Immigrants Benefit from an Increase in the Minimum Wage Rate? An Analysis by Immigrant Industry ConcentrationKalena E. Cortes, University of Pennsylvania

  3. A Comparison of the Quality and Economic Effectiveness of the Social Networks among Latinos in Boston and Los AngelesNadia Flores, University of Pennsylvania

  4. Social Networks and Employment Segregation among Hispanic WorkersTed Mouw, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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