vii, 180 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
New Americans (LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC)
Formatted Contents Note
"Brain gain" what's in the name? Opportunities and challenges of highly skilled immigration The historical treatment of skilled immigrants in US : immigration legislation Definitions and demographics : highly skilled workers in the United States The tipping point of the brain gain : job context and earnings competition with natives Looking through the nativity-gender lenses : earnings of immigrant and native women in highly skilled jobs "End restriction! recruit!" or "End recruitment! Restrict!" : further thoughts on highly skilled immigration in the 21st century United States.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-174) and index.