Category: Economics

Businesses Banking On A Summer Boom Face Foreign Worker Shortage

Businesses depending on a summer boom in tourists, beachgoers and other seasonal clientele to pull them out of the pandemic slump are struggling to bring enough foreign workers to the U.S., holding them back from a recovery. Employers in tourist…
Low-Income US Immigrants Feared Seeking Benefits During Pandemic – Report

Many families suffered food insecurity but decided against using government benefits over concerns of their immigration status. Low-income immigrants in the US who struggled to afford basic needs during the coronavirus pandemic avoided seeking government benefits and other assistance because…