Trump, Migration, and Agriculture
Farmers hoped that President Trump would provide them with a new guest worker program. After two years, farmers are responding to higher labor costs by embracing labor-saving mechanization and hiring more workers under the current H-2A program.
Unauthorized migration, H-2A guest workers, President Trump
Philip Martin. 2019. "Trump, Migration, and Agriculture." ARE Update 22(4): 5-8. University of California Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics.