The Effects of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals on the Educational Outcomes of Undocumented Students

@article{Hsin2018TheEO,
  title={The Effects of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals on the Educational Outcomes of Undocumented Students},
  author={Amy Hsin and Francesc Ortega},
  journal={Demography},
  year={2018},
  volume={55},
  pages={1487-1506}
}
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) is the first large-scale immigration policy to affect undocumented immigrants in the United States in decades and offers eligible undocumented youth temporary relief from deportation as well as renewable work permits. Although DACA has improved the economic conditions and mental health of undocumented immigrants, we do not know how DACA improves the social mobility of undocumented immigrants through its effect on educational attainment. We use… 
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