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24. How has the concentration of great wealth among a small percentage of the U.S. population affected immigration policy, according to James Kurth? Do you find his argument convincing? ~According to James Kurth, there is a small percentage of rich American like to hire personal servants to work in their homes. And being rich could able to buy more “people”, and buy policies in order to have more government supports and giveaways. However, I don’t think his argument is convincing because of the small percentage of the U.S. population. Even though they can affect immigration policy,
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Unformatted text preview: they are just a small portion of the population in the United States. They couldn’t be able to affect, or cause a social problem. 25. Describe the association between income and educational achievement that is put forth by Gary S. Becker and Kevin M. Murphy. Are there ways in which people should be encouraged or assisted in achieving advanced degrees? ~James stated that American who has higher education would be able to earn money money. In 1980, a American with a college degree earned more than 30% than a high school graduate American....
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This note was uploaded on 02/25/2009 for the course SOCI 150 taught by Professor Messner during the Spring '08 term at USC.

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