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An Economic Look At Immigration Reform

What Legalizing Undocumented Immigrants Would Mean for the U.S. Economy

Washington D.C. - The Immigration Policy Center (IPC) will release a wide-ranging review of academic and government data that shows what legalizing undocumented immigrants would mean for the U.S. economy today, Monday, April 13th at 2pm EST.

Join leading economic analysts Gerald D. Jaynes, David Dyssegaard Kallick and Dan Siciliano, along with UFCW labor leader Esther Lopez, to learn more about how comprehensive immigration reform that includes a path to legalization for undocumented workers would  impact wages and working standards; affect tax revenue; and address undocumented immigration.


On-the-record, telephonic press briefing with Q&A to discuss an IPC summary of recent research on what legalizing undocumented immigrants would mean for the U.S. economy.


  • Gerald D. Jaynes, Professor of Economics and Professor of African-American  Studies at Yale University
  • David Dyssegaard Kallick, Senior Fellow at the Fiscal Policy Institute
  • Angela Kelley, Director of the Immigration Policy Center
  • Esther Lopez, Director of Civil Rights and Community Action at the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW)
  • Dan Siciliano, Executive Director of the Program in Law, Economics, and Business at Stanford Law School

Monday, April 13th, 2:00-3:00 pm EST.