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May 4, 2018

SIEPR Policy Forum on U.S. Immigration: An Uncertain Future

SIEPR Policy Forum on U.S. Immigration: An Uncertain Future

Deepen your understanding and appreciation of the complex issues surrounding U.S. immigration policies in a half-day of discussions with experts from policy, practice, and academia. Attend one or more sessions throughout the day. 

We gratefully acknowledge the support of our co-sponsor: The Stanford Immigration Policy Lab.

Policy Forum
Location: 
SIEPR Gunn Building Koret-Taube Conference Center 366 Galvez St. Stanford University
Admission: 

Open to Stanford students, faculty and SIEPR affiliates.

Click here to Register Now

Contact: 
Celia Clark
650-725-1872
celia.clark@stanford.edu

May 4, 2018

11:00am to 11:05am
Welcome and Introduction
Presenter(s) : 

Mark Duggan, The Trione Director of SIEPR; The Wayne and Jodi Cooperman Professor of Economics, Stanford University

11:05am to 12:00pm
U.S. Immigration: Past and Present
Presenter(s) : 

Ran Abramitzky, Associate Professor of Economics, Stanford University; SIEPR Senior Fellow
 

Discussant(s):

Jens Hainmueller, Professor of Political Science and Faculty Co-Director of the Stanford Immigration Policy Lab, Stanford University

12:00pm to 12:15pm
Pick up Boxed Lunches
12:15pm to 1:15pm
One Immigrant’s American Dream
Presenter(s) : 

Fei-Fei Li, Professor of Computer Science, Stanford University; Director, Stanford Artificial Intelligence Lab; Chief Scientist of AI/ML, Google Cloud
 

Discussant(s):

Mark Duggan, The Trione Director of SIEPR; The Wayne and Jodi Cooperman Professor of Economics, Stanford University

1:15pm to 1:30pm
Break
1:30pm to 2:30pm
At Odds: Federal and California Immigration Policies
Presenter(s) : 

Karthick Ramakrishnan, Professor of Political Science and Associate Dean of the School of Public Policy; University of California, Riverside

Sheriff Margaret Mims, Office of Sheriff-Coroner, Fresno County California

Dulce Garcia, Attorney, Garcia Law Firm; DACA recipient

 

Moderator: 
Kate Morrissey, Reporter, The San Diego Union-Tribune
2:30pm to 3:30pm
From Evidence to Action: Building Immigration Policies and Programs
Presenter(s) : 

Melissa Rodgers, Director of Programs, Immigrant Legal Resource Center; Director, New Americans Campaign
Nina Zelic, Director for Refugee Services, Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service
Shawn Morehead, Program Director, Education and Human Justice, The New York Community Trust; Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) Board Member
 

Moderator: 

Jeremy Weinstein, Professor of Political Science, Faculty Co-Director of the Stanford Immigration Policy Lab and the Fisher Family Director of Stanford Global Studies, Stanford University; Senior Fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies; Senior Fellow, SIEPR

3:30pm to 4:00pm
Reception