Effects of Immigration Policy
The U.S. Department of Labor’s National Agricultural Workers Survey estimates that about half of the hired workers in U.S. crop agriculture are unauthorized. Changes in U.S. immigration law or enforcement have a significant impact on the agriculture industry.
The Impact of Immigration Enforcement on the U.S. Farming Sector: a journal article published in the American Journal of Agricultural Economics and written by Genti Kostandini, Elton Mykerezi, and Cesar Escalante.
Immigration Policy and Its Possible Effects on U.S. Agriculture and the Market for Hired Farm Labor: A Simulation Analysis: a journal article published in the American Journal of Agricultural Economics and written by Steven Zahniser, Tom Hertz, Peter Dixon and Maureen Rimmer.