The Economic Effects of Immigration and Immigration Reforms

Giovanni Peri

Part of the Fall 2013 Bay Area Latin America Forum

November 4, 2013

Giovanni Peri, "The Economic Effects of Immigration and Immigration Reform"

Event Description

While immigration is a potential source of prosperity for the United States, concerns about its impact on American workers and taxpayers make it a contentious issue. Prof. Peri will analyze the effects of both immigration and the proposed reform on economic growth, productivity, labor markets, and social welfare.


Giovanni Peri is a professor of Economics at UC Davis and an expert on the economics of migration.

More Information

Read "The Economic Benefits of Immigration," Giovanni Peri's article for the Fall 2013 Berkeley Review