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Empirical Research: Immigration

This guide will provide resources for empirical legal research including information on data sets and statistical packages.

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United States

  • Mexican Migration Project: a joint research project between Princeton University and the University of Guadalajara on Mexican immigration.  Data sets include socioeconomic and migratory data.  Data are available in STATA, SAS or SPSS formats. 
  • National Agricultural Workers Survey: by the Department of Labor, this site includes datasets as well as reports on topics such as the demographics of agricultural workers, migration, housing, earnings and benefits.