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The New York Times
Somini Sengupta
June 27, 2013

Sari Kerr’s paper, “Skilled Immigration and the Employment Structures of U.S. Firms,” was cited in a New York Times article by Somini Sengupta on a bill proposed that would employ more foreign engineers. The article goes over the arguments from both sides – those in favor and against the bill – and notes from Kerr’s paper that “the growth of immigrant workers in American companies helps younger American technical workers — more of them are hired and at higher-paying jobs — but has no noticeable consequences, good or bad, on older workers.

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