An analysis of data on the impact of immigrants on the Massachusetts economy. Along with demographic characteristics, the study examines variables such as income, poverty status, occupation, and home-ownership. In addition, the report addresses the impact of immigrants on taxes, social services, and transfer payments.
Clayton-Matthews, Alan; Karp, Faye; and Watanabe, Paul, "Massachusetts Immigrants by the Numbers: Demographic Characteristics and Economic Footprint" (2009). Institute for Asian American Studies Publications. 6.
Demography, Population, and Ecology Commons, Immigration Law Commons, Inequality and Stratification Commons, Social Welfare Commons
Prepared for The Immigrant Learning Center, Inc. by the Institute for Asian American Studies. Authors: Alan Clayton-Mathews, Faye Karp, and Paul Watanabe.