Eric Cohen on Why Naturalization Matters to the Economy (Video)


"Why Naturalization Matters to the Economy" was the second panel of the George W. Bush Institute conference, “What Immigrants Contribute: A Special Event on Immigration, Texas and Economic Growth.”

ILRC Executive Director, Eric Cohen, was among the panelists on July 10th that talked about the economic effects of naturalization. Topics included the difficulties of the naturalization process and why millions of eligible legal immigrants had not become citizens, the complexities of immigration and naturalization laws, and the economic advantages of naturalization for the people and the country.

See Eric in action in this video clip from the C-SPAN Video Library.