AgJOBS: New Solution or New Problem?
Martin, Philip L. and Bert Mason
from ARE Update Vol. 7, No. 2, Nov/Dec, 2003
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Over half of the workers employed on U.S. farms are not authorized to work in the U.S. A historic compromise between employer and worker advocates announced in September 2003 would legalize some currently unauthorized workers and make it easier for farmers to obtain guest workers, but may not fundamentally change the farm labor market.
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Martin, Philip L. and Bert Mason. 2003. "AgJOBS: New Solution or New Problem?" ARE Update 7(2): 1-4. University of California Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics.