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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.


Prepared for The Immigrant Learning Center, Inc. by the Institute for Asian American Studies. Authors: Alan Clayton-Mathews, Faye Karp, and Paul Watanabe.



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