Changing Patterns in the Relative Economic Performance of Immigrants to Great Britain and the U.S., 1980-2000
Publisher(s): Center for Economic and Policy Research
Keywords: Wage inequality; Labor markets; Economic convergence
Coverage: United States
This report examines changes in the pace of the economic assimilation of immigrants over the last three decades. The evidence suggests that immigrants lagged farther behind U.S.-born workers in 2000, than they had in 1990 and 1980.