Is the New Immigration Really so Bad?

  title={Is the New Immigration Really so Bad?},
  author={Christian Dustmann and Thomas Lemieux and Ethan Lewis and Stephen Machin},
This paper reviews the recent evidence on U.S. immigration, focusing on two key questions: (1) Does immigration reduce the labor market opportunities of less-skilled natives? (2) Have immigrants who arrived after the 1965 Immigration Reform Act successfully assimilated? Looking across major cities, differential immigrant inflows are strongly correlated with… CONTINUE READING