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Demography (1986) 23 (3): 291–311.
Published: 01 August 1986
...Guillermina Jasso; Mark R. Rosenzweig Abstract This paper reports estimates of the total numbers of actual legal immigrants to the United States that result from the family reunification provisions of U.S. immigration law. These immigration multipliers are estimated separately for major visa...
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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 121–129.
Published: 01 February 1990
...S. Mitra Abstract The long-term demographic effects of immigration on a population experiencing below-replacement fertility are studied by assuming that the size and age composition of the immigrant population do not change over time. The size of the first-generation immigrant population becomes...
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Demography (1987) 24 (3): 431–438.
Published: 01 August 1987
...Pietro Cerone Abstract The paper extends stable population theory to include a constant stream of immigration. Previous attempts at tackling the problem have either restricted themselves to a below-replacement native population or else used an approach that does not produce the values of all...
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Demography (2009) 46 (4): 739–763.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Carolyn Moehling; Anne Morrison Piehl Abstract The major government commissions on immigration and crime in the early twentieth century relied on evidence that suffered from aggregation bias and the absence of accurate population data, which led them to present partial and sometimes misleading...
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Demography (2007) 44 (2): 225–249.
Published: 01 May 2007
... with international immigration as an additional factor driving variation across groups. Using 2000 census data from Mexico and the United States, we compare the prevalence and age patterns of various types of extended family and non-kin living arrangements among Mexican-origin immigrants and nonimmigrants on both...
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Demography (2005) 42 (1): 131–152.
Published: 01 February 2005
...Cynthia Feliciano Abstract Current immigration research has revealed little about how immigrants compare to those who do not migrate. Although most scholars agree that migrants are not random samples of their home countries’ populations, the direction and degree of educational selectivity...
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Demography (2004) 41 (1): 129–150.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Stefan Hrafn Jonsson; Michael S. Rendall Abstract Crucial to the long-term contribution of immigration to a receiving country’s population is the extent to which the immigrants reproduce themselves in subsequent, native-born generations. Using conventional projection methodologies, this fertility...
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Demography (2005) 42 (4): 595–620.
Published: 01 November 2005
...Charles Hirschman Abstract The full impact of immigration on American society is obscured in policy and academic analyses that focus on the short-term problems of immigrant adjustment. With a longer-term perspective, which includes the socioeconomic roles of the children of immigrants, immigration...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 262–272.
Published: 01 March 1967
...Donald S. Akers Summary The immigration component in national population estimates is comparatively small, but it is not insignificant and may indeed be an important source of error. Therefore, it warrants the considera-tion of those concerned with population estimates. The paper considers...
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Demography (1976) 13 (1): 83–104.
Published: 01 February 1976
...Monica Boyd Abstract This paper discusses recent migration to North America with reference to the 1962 and 1967 Canadian immigration regulations and the 1965 United States Immigration and Nationality Act. Despite the similar emphasis on manpower and kinship criteria as the basis for the admission...
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Demography (1971) 8 (2): 157–169.
Published: 01 May 1971
...Charles B. Keely Abstract Recent changes in immigration law have affected the characteristics of immigrants coming to the United States. The major changes in immigration policy contained in the 1965 Immigration Act, which amended the McCarran-Walter Act of 1952, concerned the abolition of the quota...
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Demography (2022) 59 (3): 995–1022.
Published: 01 June 2022
...M. Giovanna Merli; Ted Mouw; Claire Le Barbenchon; Allison Stolte Abstract We test the effectiveness of a link-tracing sampling approach—network sampling with memory (NSM)—to recruit samples of rare immigrant populations with an application among Chinese immigrants in the Raleigh-Durham area...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 268–305.
Published: 01 March 1968
... differential equation with time-dependent coefficients. The growth process represented by the model is subject to the effects of immigration, war, prosperity, and a so-called “cultural” factor. Specifically, the equation assumes that the rate of growth for a particular year is the result of positive factors...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 798–808.
Published: 01 June 1967
... and their “children,” the second generation. The assumption that recent immigration has been negligible and that the foreign born represent a closed population is implicit in that procedure. However, analysis of official statistics indicates that immigrants who arrived since World War II now comprise a substantial...
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Demography (2010) 47 (2): 369–392.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Julie Park; Dowell Myers Abstract The new second generation of the post-1965 immigration era is observed as children with their parents in 1980 and again as adults 25 years later. Intergenerational mobility is assessed for both men and women in four major racial/ethnic groups, both in regard...
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Published: 27 September 2018
Fig. 5 Reported and reconciled flows of immigration (top row) and emigration (bottom row) by age for populations born in the United Kingdom, China, and Australia, 1981–1986 More
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2179–2202.
Published: 27 November 2014
...Matthew Hall; Kyle Crowder Abstract Using longitudinal data from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics linked to three decades of census data on immigrant settlement patterns, this study examines how the migration behaviors of native-born whites and blacks are related to local immigrant concentrations...
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Published: 17 March 2017
Fig. 2 Difference in differences: Choice of college major and age at immigration. Figures plot smoothed polynomials of regression-adjusted z scores, adjusted for age, gender, race, and year of observation. See the text for details More
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Demography (2017) 54 (6): 2223–2247.
Published: 03 November 2017
...Catalina Amuedo-Dorantes; Mary J. Lopez Abstract The 2000s have witnessed an expansion of interior immigration enforcement in the United States. At the same time, the country has experienced a major demographic transformation, with the number of U.S. citizens living in mixed-status households...
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Demography (2018) 55 (3): 1147–1193.
Published: 21 May 2018
...Margot Moinester Abstract The expansion of U.S. immigration enforcement from the borders into the interior of the country and the fivefold increase in immigration detentions and deportations since 1995 raise important questions about how the enforcement of immigration law is spatially patterned...
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