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.
2012 report by the Pew Hispanic Center on the rate of migrations between Mexico and the United States over the last 160 years as well as the present.
2012 Congressional Research Service report summaries the admissions figures, details and history related to U.S. refugee policy.
2012 study in the Journal of Labor Economics at the University of Chicago on the relationship between youth unemployment and immigration.
2011 Pew Research Center report explores the demographics of America's unauthorized immigrant population based on 2010 U.S. Census data.