Hiring highly educated immigrants leads to more innovation and better products

Link

Much of the current debate over immigration is about what kind of impact immigrants have on jobs and wages for workers born in the United States.

  • Authors:
  • The Conversation

Seldom does anyone talk about how immigration leads to a wider variety of better products for the American consumer. We recently conducted a study to shine more light on the matter.

Exel 6fWe are economists with a keen interest in growth and innovation and how immigration affects the economy.

What we found is that the more companies hire certain highly skilled and mostly college-educated foreign workers, the more those businesses create new…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.