Senior fellow at SMU's Tower Center for Political Studies
Vice president and senior economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
A senior economist with the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, research by Pia Orrenius, Ph.D., focuses on the border region and the causes and consequences of Mexico–U.S. migration, illegal immigration, and U.S. immigration policy. She is the author of Beside the Golden Door: U.S. Immigration Reform in a New Era of Globalization.
- Illegal Immigration
- U.S. immigration policy
- Politics of Immigration
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