Why Does Immigration Divide America?: Public Finance and Political Opposition to Open Borders / Edition 1 available in Paperback
Immigration is an issue capable of dividing otherwise like-minded people. Identify a group whose members tend to agree on political issuesliberals, conservatives, isolationists, internationalists, environmentalists, free marketersand one will tend to find that within the group there is no strong majority opinion about US immigration policy. This important new book examines how public finance shapes individual preferences towards immigration policy in the United States.
|Publisher:||Peterson Institute for International Economics|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)|
|Age Range:||18 Years|
About the Author
Gordon H. Hanson is a professor of economics in the Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies and the Department of Economics at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD). He is also a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research and coeditor of the Journal of Development Economics. Before joining UCSD, he served on the faculties of the University of Michigan and the University of Texas. He is the author of over 50 academic research publications on the economic consequences of immigration, international trade and investment.