Brain gain : rethinking U.S. immigration policy (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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Brain gain : rethinking U.S. immigration policy

Author: Darrell M West; Brookings Institution.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, ©2011.
Series: Brookings focus books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Pbk. ed.]View all editions and formats
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Many of America's greatest artists, scientists, investors, educators, and entrepreneurs have come from abroad. Rather than suffering from the ""brain drain"" of talented and educated individuals  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Darrell M West; Brookings Institution.
ISBN: 9780815722236 0815722230 9780815704829 0815704828
OCLC Number: 743121770
Notes: "With a new prefix."
Awards: Commended for IndieFab awards (Political Science) 2010
Description: xxi, 182 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Preface to the paperback edition --
Preface to the original edition --
The costs and benefits of immigration --
Competing policy principles --
Overcoming particularistic politics --
Problematic media converage --
Shifting public opinion --
Porous borders and unequal justice --
The Einstein Principle.
Series Title: Brookings focus books.
Other Titles: Rethinking US immigration policy
Responsibility: Darrell M. West.

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"Darrell West understands that more than any stimulus or bailout, the most important step we can take to strengthen America's long-term economic health is passing comprehensive immigration reform. Read more...

 
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