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USCIS releases revised Handbook for Employers

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is pleased to release The Handbook for Employers (Rev. 01/05/11), also known as the M-274. The Handbook for Employers helps employers better understand the Form I-9 process. Click here  to print/download 

Immigration policy and less skilled workers

In contrast to the broad consensus that exists regarding the benefits of highly skilled immigration, the economic role of low-skilled immigrants remains one of the most controversial questions in the immigration debate. In a new report for the Migration Policy Institute, Immigration Policy and Less-Skilled Workers in the United States: Reflections on Future Directions for Reform, Georgetown Public Policy Institute Professor Harry Holzer assesses the research literature and finds that the benefits of low-skilled immigration accrue primarily to employers, who benefit from paying lower wages; and to both higher- and lower-income consumers, who purchase the goods and services less-skilled immigrants produce. Click here  to print/download 








Last update: November 14, 2010