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Narrow options: Mexican policy responses to illegal immigration

Burton, Guy (2010) Narrow options: Mexican policy responses to illegal immigration. International Affairs at LSE (29 Apr 2010). Website.

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There has been official outrage in Mexico regarding a new Arizona state law designed to discourage illegal immigration. As well as arresting day labours in the state who solicit work, police departments may be sued for failing to enforce the law. Mexican president Felipe Calderon has claimed that immigration is a social and economic phenomenon and that to discourage it will only lead to intolerance and discrimination.

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Additional Information: © 2010 The Author(s)
Divisions: IGA: LSE IDEAS
Subjects: J Political Science > JL Political institutions (America except United States)
J Political Science > JV Colonies and colonization. Emigration and immigration. International migration
Date Deposited: 04 Jul 2017 13:12
Last Modified: 05 Apr 2022 14:00

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