Month: April 2018

You go IRLI

The H-1B visa program is meant to help U.S. companies recruit highly skilled foreign nationals when there is a shortage of qualified workers. However, based on previous data, many foreign companies with subsidiaries in the U.S. and qualified nonprofit organizations are…

I always suspected caste was preventing Americans like myself from working in American technology firms

This book pretty well sums up what is happening and why we are not getting jobs anymore. While role of kinship in transnational mobility has been established through research (Levitt 2001Levitt, P. 2001. The Transnational Villagers. Berkley: University Of California Press. [Google Scholar]; Taylor, Singh, and Booth 2007Taylor, S., M. Singh,…

U.S. Chamber of Commerce, where are these jobs at? REP. JEFF DENHAM? FWD.us? Information Technology Industry Council? Partnership for a New American Economy?

High-skilled immigrants create new employment opportunities: The Information Technology Industry Council, the Partnership for a New American Economy, and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce found that “every foreign-born student who graduates from a U.S. university with an advanced degree and…