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The Effects of NAFTA on Illegal Mexican Immigration
El Observador (2007)
  • Gil J. Villagran, San Jose State University
Fourteen years of the NAFTA trade agreement and $billions in U.S. corn subsidies have contibuted to millions of desperate Mexicans seeking jobs in the U.S. illegally as factories along the border leave for Asia and U.S. corn floods Mexico.
Publication Date
December 7, 2007
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Gil J. Villagran. "The Effects of NAFTA on Illegal Mexican Immigration" El Observador (2007)
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