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Friday, April 10 • 10:30am - 11:55am
FR10.30.08 Employment, Education, and Immigrant Settlement

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Moderator: Stuart Andreason, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Knowledge Cities, Knowledge Suburbs
Stuart Andreason, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Exploring an Informal Labor Niche in a Global City: Mexican Immigrants and Economic Models in Los Angeles’ Informal Economy
Alvaro Huerta, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

SELF-EMPLOYMENT OF CHINESE IMMIGRANTS IN ETHNIC ENCLAVES:
Shikun Sun, Rutgers-Camden University

Should I stay, or should I go?: Forces that drive youth to reside in rural or urban areas in Brazil and Colombia.
Sonia Uribe, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3, France; Xavier Amat Montesinos, Universidad de Alicante, España

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Stuart Andreason

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
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Alvaro Huerta

Assistant Professor, Urban & Regional Planning and Ethnic & Women's Studies, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Dr. Alvaro Huerta holds a joint faculty appointment in Urban & Region Planning and Ethnic & Women’s Studies. As an interdisciplinary scholar, Dr. Huerta teaches and conducts research on the intersecting domains of community & economic development, Chicana/o & Latina/o studies, immigration & Mexican diaspora, social movements, social networks and the informal economy. Apart from his journal articles, social commentaries and edited volumes, he is... Read More →
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Shikun Sun

Rutgers-Camden University
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Sonia Uribe

Researcher, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3, France.

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Stuart Andreason

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Friday April 10, 2015 10:30am - 11:55am
Star Isle (lobby level)