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Central America - North America Migration Dialogue: Policy Brief Series

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The Wilson Center's Mexico Institute and Latin American Program, CIESAS, and Georgetown University are pleased to invite you to the Central America - North America Migration Dialogue Policy Brief Series. The goal of the Central America - North America Dialogue (CANAMID) is to gather and disseminate rigorous analyses on Central American and Mexican migration at its points of departure, transit and settlement communities in Mexico and the United States. Please join us for the launch of the first set of eight CANAMID policy briefs. 

Opening Remarks & Introduction to the CANAMID Project and Policy Briefs Series

Duncan Wood
Director, Mexico Institute, Wilson Center

Susan Martin/Lindsay Lowell
Georgetown University

Pablo Mateos
CIESAS Research Center, Mexico

Panel: Central America - North America Migration

Moderated by:
Cynthia Arnson
Director, Latin American Program, Wilson Center

Carla Pederzini, Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City
A Historic and Demographic Outlook of Migration from Central America's Northern Triangle

Pia Orrenius, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Central Americans in the U.S. Labor Market: Recent Trends and Policy Impacts

Bryant Jensen, Brigham Young University, & James Bachmeier, Temple University
Central American Children in the U.S. & Education

Pablo Mateos, CIESAS Research Center, Mexico
Highlights of the CANAMID Policy Brief Series; PB04-PB07

Discussants:

Susan Martin/Lindsay Lowell
Georgetown University

Phil Martin
UC Davis

Speakers

  • Duncan Wood

    Director, Mexico Institute
  • Susan Martin

    Donald G. Herzberg Professor of International Migration; Director of the Institute for the Study of International Migration, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
  • Lindsay Lowell

    Institute for the Study of International Migration, Georgetown University
  • Pablo Mateos

    Associate Professor, Center for Research and Advanced Studies in Social Anthropology (CIESAS) Guadalajara, México
  • Cynthia J. Arnson

    Director, Latin American Program
  • Carla Pederzini

    Professor of Economics, Universidad Iberoamericana; Visiting Fellow, Institute for the Study of International Migration, Georgetown University
  • Pia Orrenius

    Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
  • Bryant Jensen

    Assistant Professor, Brigham Young University
  • James Bachmeier

    Research Assistant Professor, Temple University
  • Philip Martin

    University of California, Davis