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Project Title: Economic and Fiscal Impact of Immigration

PIN: DBASSE-CNSTAT-13-03         

Major Unit:
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education

Sub Unit:
Committee on National Statistics
DBASSE Committee on Population

Mackie, Chris

Subject/Focus Area:
Behavioral and Social Sciences

Economic and Fiscal Impact of Immigration
July 29, 2014 - July 30, 2014
Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center
100 Academy Dr.
Irvine, California

The Board Room

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Anthony Mann
Phone: 202-334-3266
Fax: 202-334-3751


Tuesday, July 29

9:00 AM: Welcome, introductions, overview of meeting plans and panel goals
-- Fran Blau (Panel Chair)

9:15: Wage and employment effects
-- David Card (UC Berkeley)
-- Ethan Lewis (Dartmouth)

10:00: Break

10:15: Wage and employment effects, cont'd
-- Ted Mouw (UNC)
-- Christian Dustmann (panel member)

12:00 PM: Lunch

1:00: Innovation, entrepreneurship, and job creation
-- Rob Fairlie (UC Santa Cruz)
-- Magnus Lofstrom (PPIC)
-- Jenny Hunt (panel member)

2:30: Break

3:00: Low wage work, unregulated work/grey markets
-- Sarah Bohn (PPIC)
-- Annette Bernhardt (UC Berkeley)
-- Laura Hill (PPIC) with input from Hans Johnson

5:00 PM: Planned Adjournment

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Michael Ben-Gad
Francine Blau
George Borjas
Christian Dustmann
Barry Edmonston
Ryan Edwards
Isaac Ehrlich
Charles Hirschman
Jenny Hunt
Dowell Myers
Pia Orennius
Kim Rueben
Marta Tienda
Yu Xie

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
Review Working Report Outline (top level); discuss overall structure and order; identify missing pieces
Work Through Report Outline in Detail
Finalize Information Gathering Plans—Outside Presentations, Commissioned Papers, Etc.
Next Steps

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: August 5, 2014