Migration Discussion

Migration Discussion - Migration Migration By Maggie Carter...

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Unformatted text preview: Migration Migration By Maggie Carter, Claire Luby, and Jack Masur Personal Stories Personal http://www.caribbeanbeatz.com/images_article/immigration%5B1%5D .jpg Why Do People Migrate? Why http://www.tear.org.au/images/common/slumSurvivorReality.jpg; http://frankroman.files.wordpress.com/2008/12/africanslum1.jpg What Affects the Ability to What Migrate? http://www.firecoalition.com/images/illegalscrossingfence.jp g How Migration Affects the How Economy Ø Alters labor supply and demographics Ø Influences economic growth Ø Patterns of trade Ø Income distribution Ø Distribution of political power Ø Migration ultimately driven by economic incentives Skilled versus Unskilled Skilled Workers Differences? Similarities? http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/1/14/Indian_Doctor. jpg http://farm1.static.flickr.com/37/83544179_dae5227036.j pg The Role of Politics The Ø Should we have all these regulations that may hinder economic prosperity? Ø What are the impacts of these regulations? Videos Videos Obama on immigration http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sahtsBOAlmg Ø Joseph Stiglitz: Trade vs. Migration http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PCuFcJRE6XI Ø Reactions??? Reactions??? ...
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2010 for the course ECON 0430 taught by Professor Arroyoabad during the Fall '10 term at Middlebury.

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