Numbers, Facts and Trends Shaping Your World

Majority of U.S. Public Supports High-Skilled Immigration

Appendix A: References

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Benderly, Beryl Lieff. Jan. 27, 2016. “Work program for recent foreign grads in legal limbo.” Science Mag.

Cohn, D’Vera and Neil G. Ruiz. July 6, 2017. “More than half of new green cards go to people already living in the U.S.” Pew Research Center.

Connor, Phillip. Aug. 23, 2018. “Applications for U.S. diversity visa lottery remained near record in 2017.” Pew Research Center.

Connor, Phillip and Jens Manuel Krogstad. Dec. 10, 2018. “Many worldwide oppose more migration – both into and out of their countries.” Pew Research Center.

Krogstad, Jens Manuel and Ana Gonzalez-Barrera. Feb. 26, 2018. “Key facts about U.S. immigration policies and proposed changes.” Pew Research Center.

Krogstad, Jens Manuel and Jynnah Radford. Sept. 14, 2018. “Education levels of U.S. immigrants are on the rise.” Pew Research Center.

Paquet, Mireille. Feb. 21, 2018. “Canada’s merit-based immigration system is no ‘magic bullet’.” The Conversation.

Passel, Jeffrey and D’Vera Cohn. 2018. “U.S. Unauthorized Immigrant Total Dips to Lowest Level in a Decade.” Pew Research Center.

Ruiz, Neil G. April 7, 2017. “Key facts about the U.S. H-1B visa program.” Pew Research Center.

Ruiz, Neil G. and Abby Budiman. July 25, 2018. “Number of foreign college graduates staying in U.S. to work climbed again in 2017, but growth has slowed.” Pew Research Center.

Ruiz, Neil G. and Abby Budiman. 2018. “Number of Foreign College Students Staying and Working in U.S. After Graduation Surges.” Pew Research Center.

Ruiz, Neil G. and Jynnah Radford. Nov. 20, 2017. “New foreign student enrollment at U.S. colleges and universities doubled since Great Recession.” Pew Research Center.

Silver, Laura. Oct. 22, 2018. “Immigration concerns fall in Western Europe, but most see need for newcomers to integrate into society.” Pew Research Center.

U.S. Department of State. 2018. “Visa Bulletin For October 2018.”

Van Mol C. and Helga de Valk. 2016. “Migration and Immigrants in Europe: A Historical and Demographic Perspective” In Garcés-Mascareñas B., Penninx R., eds. “Integration Processes and Policies in Europe.”

Voice of America News. Feb. 13, 2018. “Here’s How Points-based Immigration Works.”

Zhou, Youyou. Feb. 3, 2018. “Trump’s merit-based immigration proposal would dock points for spouses.” Quartz.

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