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
Leaders of four of the nation’s most prominent philanthropies have committed $20 million in new money to a $43 million effort to ensure a complete and accurate tally in the 2020 census — and are publicly calling on their philanthropy peers to provide an additional $10 million for a total of $73 million. 
The Chronicle of Philanthropy logo, featuring the name spelled out in black letters on a white background, above a line and the additional text "Philanthropy.com".
May 2019
Philanthropic News
News
In this brief, Urban Institute uses data from the December 2018 Well-Being and Basic Needs Survey to provide the first systematic evidence on the extent of chilling effects among immigrant families before release of a final public charge rule. 
Urban Institute logo, which shows their name in capital letters, with Urban in larger blue letters and Institute in smaller black letters, in front of a grid of dots on the left and the tagline "Elevate the Debate."
May 2019
Analysis
Resource
The Trump Administration’s proposed public charge rule unveiled last October could result in large numbers of individuals being denied lawful permanent residence status, the ability to extend their stay, to change their status, or to enter the United States.
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities logo, which features their name over four lines above and to the right of a blue chart with a white arc on it. Posted in connection with CBPP's report, Trump Administration’s Overbroad Public Charge Definition Could Deny Those Without Substantial Means a Chance to Come to or Stay in the U.S.
May 2019
Report
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.
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?
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