The Deep Roots of Economic Development in the U.S. States

By Ryan Murphy and Alex Nowrasteh. Working Paper No. 44. May 19, 2017.

State-Sponsored Visas: New Bill Lets States Invite Foreign Workers, Entrepreneurs, and Investors

By David Bier. Immigration Research and Policy Brief No. 2. May 11, 2017.

Criminal Immigrants: Their Numbers, Demographics, and Countries of Origin

By Michelangelo Landgrave and Alex Nowrasteh. Immigration Research and Policy Brief No. 1. March 15, 2017.

Immigrants Assimilate into the Political Mainstream

By Alex Nowrasteh and Sam Wilson. Economic Development Bulletin No. 27. January 19, 2017.

Does Mass Immigration Destroy Institutions? 1990s Israel as a Natural Experiment

By Benjamin Powell, J. R. Clark, and Alex Nowrasteh. Working Paper No. 41. January 12, 2017.

Terrorism and Immigration: A Risk Analysis

By Alex Nowrasteh. Policy Analysis No. 798. September 13, 2016.

U.S. Immigration Levels, Urban Housing Values, and Their Implications for Capital Share

By Ryan Murphy and Alex Nowrasteh. Working Paper No. 37. August 9, 2016.

Checking E-Verify: The Costs and Consequences of a National Worker Screening Mandate

By Alex Nowrasteh and Jim Harper. Policy Analysis No. 775. July 7, 2015.

Low-Hanging Fruit Guarded by Dragons: Reforming Regressive Regulation to Boost U.S. Economic Growth

By Brink Lindsey. White Paper. June 22, 2015.

The Political Assimilation of Immigrants and Their Descendants

By Sam Wilson and Alex Nowrasteh. Economic Development Bulletin No. 23. February 24, 2015.

Clicking on Heaven’s Door: The Effect of Immigrant Legalization on Crime

By Paolo Pinotti. Research Briefs in Economic Policy No. 8. August 20, 2014.

The Fiscal Impact of Immigration

By Alex Nowrasteh. Working Paper No. 21. July 23, 2014.

German Jewish Émigrés and U.S. Invention

By Petra Moser. Research Briefs in Economic Policy No. 2. May 21, 2014.

REAL ID: A State-by-State Update

By Jim Harper. Policy Analysis No. 749. May 12, 2014.

Does Immigration Impact Institutions?

By J. R. Clark, Robert A. Lawson, Alex Nowrasteh, Benjamin Powell, & Ryan Murphy. Working Paper No. 19. May 6, 2014.

State-Based Visas: A Federalist Approach to Reforming U.S. Immigration Policy

By Brandon Fuller and Sean Rust. Policy Analysis No. 748. April 23, 2014.

The Economic Gains from Eliminating U.S. Travel Visas

By Robert A. Lawson, Saurav Roychoudhury, and Ryan Murphy. Economic Development Bulletin No. 19. February 6, 2014.

The Political Externalities of Immigration: Evidence from the United States

By Zachary Gochenour and Alex Nowrasteh. Working Paper No. 14. January 15, 2014.

Building a Wall around the Welfare State, Instead of the Country

By Alex Nowrasteh and Sophie Cole. Policy Analysis No. 732. July 25, 2013.

Poor Immigrants Use Public Benefits at a Lower Rate than Poor Native-Born Citizens

By Leighton Ku and Brian Bruen. Economic Development Bulletin No. 17. March 4, 2013.

The Use of Public Assistance Benefits by Citizens and Non-citizen Immigrants in the United States

By Leighton Ku and Brian Bruen. Working Paper No. 13. February 19, 2013.

How to Make Guest Worker Visas Work

By Alex Nowrasteh. Policy Analysis No. 719. January 31, 2013.

The Economic Case against Arizona’s Immigration Laws

By Alex Nowrasteh. Policy Analysis No. 709. September 25, 2012.

Abolish the Department of Homeland Security

By David Rittgers. Policy Analysis No. 683. September 8, 2011.

Answering the Critics of Comprehensive Immigration Reform

By Stuart Anderson. Trade Briefing Paper No. 32. May 9, 2011.