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Heavy-Handed Politics

"€œGod willing, with the force of God behind it, we shall soon experience a world
without the United States and Zionism."€ -- Iran President Ahmadi-Nejad

Saturday, June 17, 2006

Econ 101: Why Immigration Happens

By Gary Wolfram, Ph.D.
Business & Media Institute Adviser

Despite political issues, immigration is really just economic forces at work.

HH says: This is a reasonably good explanation by Mr. Wolfram of the basic economic forces and its application to immigrant labor. I would submit, however, that some of the examples he uses are a bit simplistic and are apples - to - oranges comparisons. Nonetheless, it drives the basic idea home on how cheap labor transports itself to areas where it is needed and desired to the benefit of all. Read it here.


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