Los mexicanos con estudios universitarios y el debate sobre el sistema de admisión de inmigrantes calificados en Estados Unidos

  • Rafael Alarcón
Keywords: migratory policy, skilled migration, immigration, immigration law, border security,

Abstract

This article’s central aim is to analyze U.S. immigration policy with regard to the admission of skilled Mexican immigrants. It analyzes the impact of the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act, approved by the U.S. Senate in 2013. An analysis of the American Community Survey data suggests that skilled Mexican workers would not be the immigrants most benefitted by this law given the socio-demographic and migratory characteristics of those already residing in the United States.

 

immigration modernization.

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Published
2016-06-27
How to Cite
Alarcón, R. (2016). Los mexicanos con estudios universitarios y el debate sobre el sistema de admisión de inmigrantes calificados en Estados Unidos. Norteamérica, Revista Académica Del CISAN-UNAM, 11(1), 130-158. https://doi.org/10.20999/nam.2016.a005
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