NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

US High-Skilled Immigration in the Global Economy

Sarah Turner and William Kerr, organizers

Conference held October 25, 2012
Published in July 2015 by (University of Chicago Press), Journal of Labor Economics, Volume 33, S1, part 2
© 2015 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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Table of Contents

Introduction: William R. Kerr, Sarah E. Turner (p. 1 - 4) (bibliographic info)
1. Attracting Talent: Location Choices of Foreign-born PhDs in the United States: Jeffrey Grogger, Gordon H. Hanson (p. 5 - 38) (bibliographic info)
2. Are Immigrants the Most Skilled U.S. Computer and Engineering Workers?: Jennifer Hunt (p. 39 - 77) (bibliographic info)
3. Cognitive Mobility: Labor Market Responses to Supply Shocks in the Space of Ideas: George J. Borjas, Kirk B. Doran (p. 109 - 145) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
4. Skilled Immigration and the Employment Structures of U.S. Firms: Sari Pekkala Kerr, William R. Kerr, William F. Lincoln (p. 147 - 186) (bibliographic info)
5. Recruitment of Foreigners in the Market for Computer Scientists in the United States: John Bound, Breno Braga, Joseph M. Golden, Gaurav Khanna (p. 187 - 223) (bibliographic info)
6. Immigration and Ideas: What Did Russian Scientists "Bring" to the United States?: Ina Ganguli (p. 257 - 288) (bibliographic info)
7. Collaborating with People Like Me: Ethnic Coauthorship within the United States: Richard B. Freeman, Wei Huang (p. 289 - 318) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
 
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