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Salzman Testifies on Impact of High-Skilled Immigration

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Hal Salzman recently testified at a U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary hearing on the impact of high-skilled immigration on U.S. workers. He discussed how the United States’ policies and guestworker programs are weakening the nation’s science, technology, engineering, and mathematics workforce.

Now available are Salzman’s testimony and video of the hearing. Also available is media coverage from Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, and examiner.com.

Salzman is a professor at the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers University, and a senior faculty fellow at the Heldrich Center.

Topic: 
U.S. Labor Market & Industry
Keywords: 
guestworkers
high-skilled immigration
STEM