2017-2018 News

Call for Papers for the Inter-Disciplinary Conference on Migration at Yale

July 11, 2018
This conference purpose is to gather an interdisciplinary group of scholars with expertise on South Asia to examine the implications of past, present, and future movements of people of the region, and to facilitate cross-disciplinary exchange on key motivating questions, modes of inquiry, standards of evidence, and directions for future research. The deadline for submissions is August 1, 2018.

The Giannini Foundation awards grant to J. Edward Taylor and Zach Rutledge

July 03, 2018
The Giannini Foundation awards a grant of $26,992 to J. Edward Taylor and Zach Rutledge for their study, “The Impacts of a Declining Farm Labor Supply on Farming in California”, that identifies which adjustment mechanisms are likely to dominate the transition of an era of farm labor scarcity.

Santiago Perez interviewed by CNN

June 27, 2018
CNN interviewed Santiago Perez on the consequences of the immigration reform bill that is currently being discussed in Congress