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Tuesday, December 6, 2011
New Report on Immigrant Labor Force on Long Island
Western Long Island From space. Click for photo credit.
One of the things one hears about on Long Island among those concerned with its future is whether or not there is a brain drain of talented individuals. The region is very expensive and there is some evidence that some are leaving the region for greener pastures. This report from the Fiscal Policy Institute on the immigrant labor force on the island provides hope for the future. While some may be leaving, there are many coming and those that come have a range of talents.