Why is immigration illegal anyway?

posted by
November 22, 2011
Independent Institute
by Benjamin Powell & Art Carden  
Posted in Commentary

"As two economists interested in immigration, one an Alabamian by birth, we’ve kept an eye on the fury surrounding the Alabama’s new immigration law. Proponents tout it as a matter of law and order and promise it will 'save jobs.' There’s a larger question at stake, though: Should we even be restricting immigration in the first place?" (11/20/11)



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