I lived in Mexico on and off from 1999 through 2005. Working with immigrants traveling back and forth to Pennsylvania, we spend a lot of time talking about the broken U.S. immigration system and the difficulties workers faced when crossing into the U.S. Back then I asked a question that seemed far-fetched: why not go […]Read more "The New El Norte: Canada"
Following on this darn good article from the Houston Examiner, I want to once again propose that the only way to determine how many low-skill laborers the U.S. needs is to develop a temporary worker visa program. Allow immigrants to “purchase” visas so they can work in the U.S. legally. Unlike the H 2-B, I […]Read more "H 2-B or not to be: Why not let the market decide?"