Error Discovered in Unemployment Rate

Vernon M. Briggs Jr., Cornell University

Suggested Citation
Briggs, V.M., Jr. (1997). Error discovered in unemployment rate. Immigration Review, 30, 10-11.

Required Publisher Statement
Published by the Center for Immigration Studies.


"A widely circulated 1997 U.S. Census Bureau publication contains a computational error that shows a much lower unemployment rate for immigrants than was actually the case."