Faculty Research Group on Immigrant Workers



Minnesota Latino Immigrant Worker Related Data Sources

Centro Campesino Data Base On Farm Workers in Minnesota

HACER: Credible Latino Research

Hamline University’s Midwest Migrant Education Resource Center

Minneapolis Foundation on Immigrants in Minnesota

Migration Policy Institute on Minnesota Workforce Stats

Immigrants and the Economy: Contribution of Immigrant Workers to the Country’s 25 Largest Metropolitan Areas  [including Minneapolis]

Ethnic Capital and Minnesota’s Future: Mexican Americans in Minnesota

NEW AMERICANS IN THE NORTH STAR STATE: The Political and Economic Power of Immigrants, Latinos, and Asians in Minnesota

Demographic Data on Latino/Chicano Populations in Minnesota

Attorneys’ Perspectives on the Violation of Civil Rights of Immigrants Detained in Minnesota

The Minnesota Immigrant: College Access Movement: History, Policy and Recommendations to Admission Counselors Minnesotan

Minnesota African Immigrant Worker Related Data Sources

Star Tribune: New census data: Minnesota Somali population grows

Economic Contributions of Somalis in Minnesota

Somali Immigrant Settlement in Small Midwestern US Communities: The Case of Barron, Wisconsin

Somali immigrant workers test a Nebraska town

AFRICAN IMMIGRANT: Minnesota Bankers Association Resource Guide

New Immigrants in Minnesota: The Somali Immigration and Assimiliation

African Immigrants and Rising Entrepreneurship Rates

Data on Somali Immigrants in Minnesota (Minneapolis Foundation)

Short article on “Why are African Immigrants Settling in Minnesota?”

Achieving Success in Business: A Comparison of Somali and American-Born Entrepreneurs in Minneapolis        

Minnesota Based Data on Immigrant Workers across Ethnicity

University of St. Catherine Data Base on Immigrants in Minnesota

The Effects of Globalization on Minnesota Workers

Minnesota Legislative Reference Library: Resources on Minnesota Issues: Immigrants in Minnesota

Migrant Factory Workers Try to Unionize Minnesota Plant

Evaluating Estimates of Selected Immigrant Populations

UMN Humphrey Institute Fellow Katherine Fennelly’s Published Articles on Immigrant Workers in Minnesota

Resources on Immigrants in Minnesota

Hispanic, Hmong, Russian and Somali Immigrants in the Twin Cities: A Survey by the Wilder Research Center

Migration Information  Source

Migrant Education Data for Minnesota

The Center on Urban and Metropolitan Policy: The Rise of NewImmigrant Gateways [search for Minneapolis Data

CURA Reporter Article on Diversity Coalitions in Rural Minnesota Communities

Engagement in English Language Learner (ELL) Latino, Hmong, and Somali Communities

Immigration and the Changing Face of Minnesota

Fact sheet on Immigration in Minnesota

Newspaper articles on Immigrant related issues in Minnesota

Immigrant Workers Buck Long Slide in Meatpacking Raids Follow as Backlash

MPR Report on Immigrant Workers Sickened at Austin Pork Plant

Housing Seasonal Workers for the Minnesota Processed Vegetable Industry

2000 Report on Economic Impact of Undocumented Workers in Minnesota


National Data Sources and Articles on Immigrant Workers and Related Issues

Hispanics and the Economic Downturn: Housing Woes and Remittance Cuts

The Impact of Immigration Raids on America’s Children

Report on Unions and Upward Mobility for Immigrant Workers

Report on the Economic Benefits of Comprehensive Immigration Reform

AFL-CIO Website on Immigrant Workers

WSJ Article on Recent Unemployment Trends for Immigrant Workers

Immigration and Wages Methodological advancements confirm modest gains for native workers

Immigrant Profiles of U.S. Urban Areas and Agents of Resettlement

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