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Immigration and Economic Growth

February 1, 2013 1 minute Read by Matthew Denhart

On December 4, 2012, the 4% Growth Project and the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas will co-host a conference on immigration and economic growth. A live-stream of the conference will be available here. Among the conference's esteemed speakers will be our very own fellow, Richard Vedder. Vedder has prepared an excellent white paper that overviews the characteristics and labor skills of U.S. immigrants. The paper, "Immigrants Today: A Plus to America" is available for download here.


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Matthew Denhart
Matthew Denhart

Matthew Denhart is an expert on immigration policy and is the author of the Bush Institute’s America's Advantage: A Handbook of Vital Immigration and Economic Growth Statistics, now in its third edition. He currently serves as executive director of the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation and is a founder of the Coolidge Scholars Program which provides full-ride merit scholarships to America's most promising college students. A summa cum laude graduate of Ohio University, Denhart has written and spoken widely on a variety of policy topics including the economics of higher education, labor, and taxes. He has contributed articles to numerous national publications including The Wall Street Journal, Forbes.com, CNN Opinion, and Bloomberg View. 

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