Welcome to the blog for Population Geography: Tools and Issues (Rowman & Littlefield, 2017)! This blog will highlight themes related to the book, and will provide readers with current news and views on population related issues. Read on by checking out the Blog link!
One of the most vexing immigration questions that policy makers and academics are asked is whether immigration is a net benefit or cost to the receiving country. The question is particularly important at a time when the U.S. (and other governments) is considering restricting immigration flows into their countries. Often times, the high cost of … More Refugees: Net Fiscal Burden or Benefit?