Monday, September 19, 2016

Urban Institute: Immigration and Our Economic Future

Immigration and Our Economic Future

Friday, September 23, 2016, 9:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Light breakfast will be available at 8:30 a.m.

Urban Institute 2100 M Street NW, 5th floor Washington, DC 20037


The Urban Institute, in collaboration with the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy, invites you to a discussion on the economic and fiscal impacts of US immigration. This event will follow the release of the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine report, The Economic and Fiscal Consequences of Immigration, the first comprehensive examination of this issue since 1997. The event will feature several of the study’s coauthors as they discuss the major results and implications of the study. Other speakers will include national policymakers and local leaders discussing the implications of the study’s results for communities around the country.




Registration is required to attend this event. 

Speakers include:

  • Cecilia Muñoz, assistant to the president and director of the Domestic Policy Council, the White House
  • Moises Denis, senator, State of Nevada; cochair, Task Force on Immigration, National Conference of State Legislatures
  • Jennifer Hunt, James Cullen professor of economics, Rutgers University
  • Sonia Lin, general counsel and policy director, Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs, New York City
  • Dowell Myers, professor, Sol Price School of Public Policy
  • Kim Rueben, senior fellow, Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center
  • Audrey Singer, senior fellow, Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center, Urban Institute
  • Renata Soto, cofounder and executive director, Conexión Américas
  • Roberto Suro, professor, journalism and Public Policy, University of Southern California

The event will also be streamed live here

For inquiries regarding this event, please contact [email protected].


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