Economic Indicators

Job Seekers Ratio

Updated: May 21, 2015

Monthly analysis of the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ report on job openings and labor turnover.

Authorized Status, Limited Returns: The Labor Market Outcomes of Temporary Mexican Workers | 11:30 am, May 21, 2015
If temporary foreign worker programs are to be a viable alternative to unauthorized immigration, temporary work visas must appeal to potential unauthorized immigrants and must reduce the risk of abuse that workers in these programs encounter. Currently, visa restrictions tying temporary foreign workers to a single employer undermine the economic opportunities available to these workers.

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