Immigration Policy

Participants spoke about U.S. immigration policy, attracting highly-skilled workers, and U.S. business competitiveness. Among the… read more

Participants spoke about U.S. immigration policy, attracting highly-skilled workers, and U.S. business competitiveness. Among the issues addressed were the numbers and origins of foreign graduate students in U.S. universities, research findings on immigration’s role in spurring innovation, and policy recommendations for attracting highly-skilled workers to U.S. companies. They also answered questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Gaule, Patrick Research Fellow Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Hamilton, Robert Research Scientist NASA
  • Hart, David Director George Mason University->Center for Science and Technology Policy
  • Hira, Ron Professor Rochester Institute of Technology->PublicPolicy
  • Hunt, Jennifer Professor McGill University->Economics
  • Lowell, B. Lindsay Policy Director Georgetown University->Institute for the Study of International Migration
  • Waldrop, Mitch Writer Science Magazine
  • West, Darrell M. Vice President and Director Brookings Institution->Governance Studies Program
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Immigration Policy

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Program ID:
297880-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 7, 2011
Last Aired:
Feb 22, 2011

Airing Details

  • Feb 07, 2011 | 9:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 07, 2011 | 11:39pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 08, 2011 | 4:01am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 09, 2011 | 8:37am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 11, 2011 | 6:36pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 15, 2011 | 4:31pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 22, 2011 | 11:41am EST | C-SPAN 3
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