By Dean H. Judson,David A. Swanson

This short represents a entire assessment of equipment for estimating features of the foreign-born inhabitants within the usa, in particular orientated towards features by criminal status.  various equipment were proffered over the last many a long time, in a wide number of venues; this paintings brings them jointly, makes an attempt to impart a few order at the definition of “legal status,” and describes strengths and deficiencies either in tools and in data.  The authors have a mixed 50 years of expertise in either demographic and statistical methodology.

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