Unauthorized Mexican Migration and the Socioeconomic Integration of Mexican Americans

James D. Bachmeier, Pennsylvania State University
Susan K. Brown, University of California, Irvine
Jennifer Van Hook, Pennsylvania State University
Mark A. Leach, Pennsylvania State University
Publication Date:
Jan 2013
Published In:
Project Programs:
U.S. 2010

This report document the origins, extent, and consequences of unauthorized migration status for the offspring of Mexican immigrants in the United States. In particular, we assess the implications of unauthorized status for educational attainment, among both the migrants themselves and their children (including those born in the United States) and grandchildren.


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