U.S. farmworkers in the post-IRCA period

based on data from the National Agricultural Workers Survey (NAWS)
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U.S. Dept. of Labor, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy, Office of Program Economics , [Washington, D.C.?]
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Other titlesUS farmworkers in the post IRCA period.
Statementthis report was researched and written by Rick Mines, Susan Gabbard, and Ruth Samardick.
SeriesResearch report ;, no. 4, Research report (United States. Dept. of Labor. Office of Program Economics) ;, no. 4.
ContributionsGabbard, Susan., Samardick, Ruth., United States. Dept. of Labor. Office of Program Economics.
LC ClassificationsHD1525 .M49 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 60 p. :
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Open LibraryOL1203169M
LC Control Number94197110

Get this from a library. U.S. farmworkers in the post-IRCA period: based on data from the National Agricultural Workers Survey (NAWS). [Rick Mines; Susan Gabbard; Ruth Samardick; United States. Department of Labor. Office of Program Economics.].

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employers hire farmworkers through the short-term H-2A visa : Elizabeth Nisbet. New settlers, most often of Mexican origin, view berry farming with its large labor requirement as an entry point to begin to seek business success in the U.S.

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corporate’s benefit, in addition to the power of the World Bank and IMF, detrimentally affected Mexican economic stability, leading to an influx of male labor to the United States.

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