Immigration and the NYC Economy Research Paper by ResearchRiter

Immigration and the NYC Economy
An exploration of the economic impact of immigrants on New York City.
# 125035 | 4,500 words | 47 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Economics (National) , Hot Topics (Immigration)

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This paper provides a research question to determine whether immigrants have a positive impact on the economy of New York City. A two page position paper that the impact is positive is presented. A ten page research paper providing a literature review related to the issue and an annotated bibliography then follow. An abstract and rebuttal to opposing argument are included.

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"New York City is home to over ... million immigrants, a number representing ... percent of the City's population. Over ... immigrants annually make New York City home, with immigrants spread out across the five boroughs, but most populous in Queens and Brooklyn. Accounting for ... percent of the labor force of New York City, immigrants are a vital contributor to the City's society and economy. Immigrants are increasingly becoming business owners, helping to provide employment and revitalizing formerly rundown neighborhoods."

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