In today’s episode of The Policy Paycheck, host Serena Allen discusses how the U.S.immigration system works and the economic principles behind it with expert Roberto Suro.
Is the immigration system self funded? What are U.S. immigration goals? Who are the people immigrating? How can we avoid human right violations?
Some of things we talked about ...
Op-Ed: Here’s how to handle Central American migrants — like the Cuban rafters and Soviet Jews before them
By Roberto Suro and T. Alexander Aleinikoff, Feb. 13, 2019 "However many millions of dollars are dispatched to immigration enforcement this year, the migration of Central Americans to our border will continue."
A Long-Standing Migration Evolves into a Humanitarian Crisis by Roberto Suro, on Medium, originally publishedOriginally published in “Humanitarianism and Mass Migration” by the University of California Press
A migration becomes an emergency — The Flight of Women and Children from the Northern Triangle and Its Antecedents. Read article