Low-Income

In the coming decades, the U.S. labor market will experience major transformations that challenge the country’s economic growth and competitiveness.
Migration Policy Institute logo, Immigration and the U.S. Labor Market: A Look Ahead
August 2019
News Article
News
The administration's justification for the 'public charge' rule assumes immigrants of modest means are harmful to our nation and our economy. Research shows the opposite is true.
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities logo, which features their name spelled out in blue and a blue chart in the lefthand corner with an upward sloping white line. Accompanies their issue brief, Immigrants Contribute Greatly to U.S. Economy, Despite Administration’s “Public Charge” Rule Rationale.
August 2019
Issue Brief
Resource
The Center for Disaster Philanthropy (CDP) is considering what they do – and how they do it – in order to evaluate whether their actions result in the consequences they intend for them.
The Center for Disaster Philanthropy, which features their acronym in tan, maroon, and blue boxes to the left of their spelled out name and their tagline. Posted to accompany their blog post, Actions Have Consequences.
July 2019
Blog Post
News
This open access book describes the differences in US census coverage, also referred to as “differential undercount”, by showing which groups have the highest net undercounts and which groups have the greatest undercount differentials, and discusses why such undercounts occur.
Differential Undercounts in the U.S. Census Who is Missed?
January 2019
Analysis
Resource
This open access book describes the differences in US census coverage, also referred to as “differential undercount”, by showing which groups have the highest net undercounts and which groups have the greatest undercount differentials, and discusses why such undercounts occur.
January 2019
Analysis
Resource
This open access book describes the differences in US census coverage, also referred to as “differential undercount”, by showing which groups have the highest net undercounts and which groups have the greatest undercount differentials, and discusses why such undercounts occur.
January 2019
Book
Resource
This one-hour call will examine the impact of the administration’s policies on low-wage immigrant workers and the role of employers, labor unions, and community-based groups, such as worker centers, in helping to protect their basic rights.
March 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
Monthly Immigration Policy Calls: What Does the Future Hold for Immigrant Workers and their Families?
Program
This infographic covers reviews the populations the Census typically undercounts in California, why there is a state undercount, and how that undercount can be reduced in 2020.
California Counts! Reducing 2020 Census Undercount
October 2016
Infographic
Resource
This infographic explains why the 2020 Census is particularly important to California and offers recomendations for funders.
California Counts Census Infographic
October 2016
Funding Recommendations, Infographic
Resource
Subscribe to Low-Income