Joseph Hayes is a research associate at the Public Policy Institute of California, where he studies population change, educational policy, and corrections issues. Recent projects have focused on estimates of the undocumented immigration population, English Learner reclassification policies in California public schools, and the changing composition of the state’s prison and parole populations. He holds an MS in agricultural economics from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.
"H-1Bs: How Do They Stack Up to US Born Workers?”
with Magnus Lofstrom. Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Discussion Paper No. 6259, December 2011.
"How Would Selecting for Skill Change Flows of Immigrants to the United States? A Simulation of Three Merit-based Point Systems,”
with Laura E. Hill. Review of Economics of the Household
, Vol. 9, No. 1, March, 2011.
"Did Employer Sanctions Lose Their Bite? Labor Market Effects of Immigrant Legalization,”
with Magnus Lofstrom and Laura E. Hill. Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Discussion Paper No. 4972, May 2010.