2011 study in the Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice on higher levels of hate crimes in places of increased immigration.
2012 study in Journal of Public Administration Research about variation in local enforcement of immigration laws.
2010 study from Cornell and Mississippi State on how Latinos are more segregated in new destination places, particularly in the suburbs and rural areas.
2012 report by the CRS summarizing the proposed immigration reforms on permanent residency status for unauthorized alien students in the United States.
2012 roundup of studies on urban poverty and its impact on health, work and well-being, including education, crime levels and access to food.
2012 study from Harvard, Brown and the University of Missouri on the factors that influence voting behavior in minority communities.
2012 study in Social Science Quarterly on the importance that U.S. immigrants, particularly from Mexico and Latin America, placed on learning English
2011 study in Economic Inquiry on the effect of U.S. immigration policy on unauthorized immigrants from Mexico and subsequent economic impacts.
2012 paper from Northwestern University in the Review of Economic Studies on the value of social networks for refugee job seekers in the United States.
2011 UCLA study published in Work, Employment and Society on the nature of migration trends across the world during the global recession.