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Illegal immigration, border enforcement, and relative wages

Gordon H. Hanson

Illegal immigration, border enforcement, and relative wages

evidence from apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico border

by Gordon H. Hanson

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wage differentials -- United States.,
  • Wage differentials -- Mexico.,
  • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Econometric models.,
  • Mexico -- Emigration and immigration -- Econometric models.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGordon H. Hanson, Antonio Spilimbergo.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 5592, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 5592.
    ContributionsSpilimbergo, Antonio., National Bureau of Economic Research.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB1 .W654 no. 5592
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35 p., [4] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22413028M

    Illegal Immigration, (). Illegal Immigration, Border Enforcement, and Relative Wages: Evidence from Apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico (). Immigrant Decisions Concerning Duration of Stay and Migratory Frequency," Immigration: Policy Considerations Related to Guest Worker Programs. Hanson, Robertson, and Spilimbergo: w Does Border Enforcement Protect U.S. Workers from Illegal Immigration?: Hanson and Spilimbergo: w Illegal Immigration, Border Enforcement, and Relative Wages: Evidence from Apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico Border: Hanson: w Illegal Migration from Mexico to the United States: Borjas: Introduction to "Mexican Immigration .

    Illegal immigration has been in the news daily during the Republican primary campaign, even though a depressed economy here, stronger border enforcement, and vast new finds of petroleum in Latin.   The author of many books, including Patrolling Chaos: The U.S. Border Patrol in Deep South Texas (TTUP, ) and Waltzing with the Ghost of Tom Joad: Poverty, Myth, and Low-Wage Labor in Oklahoma, he has testified three times on his research before the U.S. Congress, and his work has been widely cited both in scholarly publications and the Reviews: 4.

    The Rise of Illegal Migration. In the years since , demographers have developed routine procedures to estimate the size of the undocumented population based on an indirect methodology originally developed by Warren and Passel ().Annual estimates are now regularly published by the Pew Hispanic Center as well as the Department of Homeland Security's Office of Immigration . For example, higher wages in the United States relative to Mexico have been found to raise the likelihood of attempted border crossings. 2 On the whole, unauthorized immigrants make up about 5 percent of the U.S. labor force, and they are most heavily concentrated in southwestern states. (See Figure 2).


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Illegal Immigration, Border Enforcement, and Relative Wages: Evidence from Apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico Border By GORDON H. HANSON AND ANTONIO SPILIMBERGO* Immigration is once again a major political issue in the United States. What makes the current debate distinct from past debates is a focus on illegal migrants.

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Author. Hanson, Gordon H.; Spilimbergo, Antonio. Date. Dec English ( downloads) This paper examines the determinants of illegal immigration in the United States from Mexico from to The main challenge in the. Illegal Immigration, Border Enforcement, and Relative Wages: Evidence from Apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico Border Gordon H.

Hanson, Antonio Spilimbergo. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in May NBER Program(s):International Trade and Investment. We examine illegal immigration in the United States from Mexico over the period Illegal Immigration, Border Enforcement, and Relative Wages: Evidence from Apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico Border Gordon H.

Hanson and Antonio Spilimbergo In. Illegal Immigration, Border Enforcement, and Relative Wages: Evidence from Apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico Border.

Antonio Spilimbergo and Gordon Hanson (). American Economic Review,vol. 89, issue 5, JEL-codes: J61 J11 (search for similar items in EconPapers) Date: Note: DOI: /aer References: View complete Cited by: "Illegal Immigration, Border Enforcement, and Relative Wages: Evidence from Apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico Border," IDB Publications (Working Papers)Inter-American Development Bank.

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[Gordon H Hanson; Antonio Spilimbergo; National Bureau of Economic Research.]. In this paper, I study how relative wages and border enforcement affect immigration from Mexico to the United States. To do this, I develop a discrete choice dynamic programming model where people choose from a set of locations in both the US and Mexico, while accounting for the location of one’s spouse when making decisions.

Get this from a library. Illegal Immigration, Border Enforcement, and Relative Wages: Evidence from Apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico Border. [Gordon H Hanson; Antonio Spilimbergo] -- We examine illegal immigration in the United States from Mexico over the period One challenge is that we do not observe the number of individuals that attempt to.

Illegal Immigration, Border Enforcement, and Relative Wages: Evidence from Apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico Border Article (PDF Available). The flow of illegal immigrants into the United States cannot be accurately measured because any successful illegal immigrations will not be detected.

This paper uses an apprehensions function developed by Hanson and Spilimbergo () to estimate a lower bound for illegal immigration. An OLS regression model is employed to examine the effect of relative wages and border enforcement.

Abstract. In this article, I study how relative wages and border enforcement affect immigration from Mexico to the U.S. To do this, I develop a discrete choice dynamic programming model where people choose from a set of locations in both the U.S.

and Mexico, while accounting for the location of one’s spouse when making decisions. w Illegal Immigration, Border Enforcement, and Relative Wages: Evidence from Apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico Border: Hanson: w The Economic Consequences of the International Migration of Labor: Hanson and McIntosh: w The Great Mexican Emigration.

The MIT Press is a leading publisher of books and journals at the intersection of science, technology, and the arts. border enforcement has a minimal impact on illegal immigration, and illegal immigration from Mexico has a minimal impact on wages in U.S.

border areas. we find little impact of border enforcement on wages in U.S. border. Interestingly, since their wage rises and unemployment rate falls, immigrants residing in the destination country also benefit from tighter border control 21 Some authors have empirically investigated the effect of immigration on wages in the destination country.

However, empirical results are mixed. the causes of illegal immigration enforcement of current laws and possible solutions has become a political election campaign tool—rather than a means of doing what is best for America based on the values America was founded on and an adherence to the U.S.Illegal Immigration, Border Enforcement, and Relative Wages: Evidence from Apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico Border with Antonio Spilimbergo: w Published: American Economic Review, Vol.

89 (): citation courtesy of. January Globalization, Outsourcing, and Wage Inequality with Robert C. Feenstra: wHow did the U.S. border enforcement picture go in the span of two years from the lowest levels of illegal immigration since to a spiraling border security and humanitarian crisis?

This report draws on enforcement and other data as well as analysis of changing migration trends and policies to tell this story. The authors outline key elements for a new strategy that can succeed .