Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Paying the Price: The Impact of Immigration Raids on America's Children

Authors/Editors

Capps, Randy,Castañeda, Rosa Maria,Chaudry, Ajay,Santos, Robert

Publisher(s)

Washington, DC: The Urban Institute

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2007, 109 pages

Description of Resource

This report offers a factual basis for the effects of U.S. immigration worksite enforcement operations on children with undocumented parents. The findings within the report are based upon a study of three communities that experienced large-scale worksite raids. The study provides a number of children affected, the short-term and long-term impact worksite enforcment have upon these children, community reponses, and an extensive list of recommendations.

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/411566_immigration_raids.pdf