Believe it or not, immigration to the US from Mexico has decreased in 2010. Researchers suggest that this is in response not only to a down-turned American economy, but, moreso, to an improving future in Mexico. What was once considered a rite of passage is now extremely dangerous, expensive, and difficult; once gaining entry into the US, life as an undocumented immigrant is uncertain.If you're like Tyler Cowen, you might have labeled this "Markets in Everything."
Sunday, July 17, 2011
The new Mexican Dream?
Provocative little post over at the undocumented about how immigration from Mexico into the United States may be decreasing due to economic incentives: