Death at the border.

  title={Death at the border.},
  author={Karl A. Eschbach and John Hagan and Nestor Rodr{\'i}guez and Raudel Hern{\'a}ndez-Le{\'o}n and Sarab Bailey},
  journal={The International migration review},
  volume={33 2},
"Debates about United States border control policies have generally ignored the human costs of undocumented migration. We focus attention on these costs by estimating the number, causes and location of migrant deaths at the southwest border of the United States between 1993 and 1997.... Deaths from hyperthermia, hypothermia and dehydration increased sharply from 1993 to 1997 as intensified border enforcement redirected undocumented migration flows from urban crossing points to more remote… CONTINUE READING

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