Policy + research
Reports and policy briefings outlining our extensive work on immigrant integration covering policies on the state, national, and local levels.
Illinois’ Undocumented Immigrant Population: A Summary of Recent Research by Rob Paral and Associates
- February 01, 2014
This report details where Illinois' undocumented immigrants live, their household composition, and other important characteristics.
- October 27, 2014
Report Finds Significant Employment Barriers for Immigrant Engineers in Illinois Talent that could help rebuild Illinois now going to waste At least 20% of foreign-educated engineers in Illinois are not using their professional training to its fullest potential, according to this report… Continue
- September 11, 2014
New Report Details Obstacles for Foreign-Trained Nurses in Illinois Licensing rules, language, costs are major barriers Complex licensing requirements and lack of language-appropriate information are two of the major barriers prevent internationally educated nurses (IENs) from practicing their… Continue
- October 01, 2012
Rock the (Naturalized) Vote Report: New American Voters May Impact Close Elections New report releases never-before-seen data of naturalized citizens and their potential for voter registration A new report released recently highlights the potential impact that recently naturalized immigrants may… Continue