1st Place Poster in Economics (Undergraduate)
- Mena Villanueva
- Major Status
- Poster Title
- How Does Legal Status Affect Immigrants’ Internal Geographic Mobility? Evidence from DACA
- A secure legal status could allow immigrants to engage in activities that attach them to a local area or allow them to engage in riskier moves without fear of deportation. Using the 2007-2019 ACS microdata, we document that attaining legal status leads to higher mobility rate among young Hispanic immigrants.
- Riley Wilson
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