Giovanni Peri's Research about the Effect of Skilled Migrants on Voting Outcomes Referenced in Breitbart Article


A growing population of skilled migrants in a district also tends to pull pro-Republican voters into the Democratic party said an April 2018 study. “Our strongest and most significant finding is that an increase in high-skilled immigrants as a share of the local population is associated with a strong and significant decrease in the vote share for the Republican Party,” said the report, authored by pro-migration economist Giovanni Peri, Anna Maria Mayda, a Georgetown University professor now at the U.S. State Department, and Walter Steingress, an economist at the Bank of Canada.

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