NEW NFAP Policy Brief L-1 Denial Rates for High Skill Foreign Nationals Continue to Increase, March 2014 | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: Analyzing House and Senate Plans for Legalization, January 2014 | Press Release | Press Conference Call

NFAP Policy Brief: The Importance of International Students to America, July 2013 | Press Release | Press Conference Call

American Made 2.0: How Immigrant Entrepreneurs Continue to Contribute to the U.S. Economy

New NFAP Policy Brief: Wages and U.S. Competitiveness, June 2013

NFAP Policy Brief: NFAP Testimony on High Skill Immigration before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, May 8, 2013 | Webcast of hearing

NFAP Policy Brief: H-1B Visas, May 2013 | Press Release | Press Conference Call

NFAP Policy Brief: Analysis of H-1B and L-1 Provisions in Senate Immigration Bill, April 2013

NFAP Policy Brief: How Many More Deaths? The Moral Case for a Temporary Worker Program, March 2013 | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: The Contributions of Immigrants to Cancer Research in America, Feburary 2013 | Press Release| Press Conference Call

NFAP Policy Brief: Immigration Restrictions and America's Growing Health Care Needs, November 2012 | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: Exit Poll Data on the 2012 Election, November 2012

NFAP Policy Brief: DOL Threatens Personal and Commercial Privacy, September 2012 | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: Still Waiting: Green Card Problems Persist for High Skill Immigrants, June 2012 | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: The Cost to Americans of Ending Birthright Citizenship, March 2012 | Press Release | Press Conference Call

NFAP Policy Brief: Analysis: Data Reveal High Denial Rates For L-1 and H-1B Petitions, February 2012 | Press Release| Press Conference Call

NFAP Policy Brief: Immigrant Founders and Key Personnel in America’s 50 Top Venture-Funded Companies, December 2011 | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: America’s Tradition of Rewarding Talent, December 2011 | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: L-1 Visa Approvals Decline Significantly at U.S. Posts in India, November 2011 | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: Keeping Talent in America, October 2011 | Press Release | Press Conference Call

NFAP Policy Brief: Waiting and More Waiting: America's Family and Employment-Based Immigration System, October 2011 | Press Release | Press Conference Call

NFAP Policy Brief: Reforming America's Regulations and Policies on Employment-Based Immigration, August 2011 | Press Release | Press Conference Call

NFAP Policy Brief: Reforming the Naturalization Process, August 2011

NFAP Policy Brief: We Should Trust, But Not E-Verify: An Analysis of H.R. 2164, July 2011

NFAP Policy Brief: Contributions of the Children of Immigrants in Science, May 2011 | Press Release | Press Conference Call

NFAP Policy Brief: Mandatory H-1B Visa Fees Exceed $3 Billion in Past Decade, March 2011 | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: H-1B Visas and the GAO Report, January 2011

NFAP Legal Analysis: Fee Increase on H-1B Visas Likely Violates U.S. Commitments Under GATS, January 2011 | Press Release

Welcome to the web site of the National Foundation for American Policy (NFAP). Started in 2003, the National Foundation for American Policy is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to public policy research on trade, immigration, and other issues of national importance.

NFAP Study: A New Immigrant Entrepreneur Visa Aimed at Job Creation in America, September 2010 | Press Release

NFAP Legal Analysis: Proposed Changes to Skilled Worker Visa Laws Likely to Violate Major U.S. Trade Commitments, June 2010 | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: Death at the Border, May 2010 | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: Family Immigration: The Long Wait to Immigrate, May 2010 | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: H-1B By The Numbers: 2010 and Beyond, March 2010

NFAP Policy Brief: Analysis of USCIS Memo on H-1Bs and Third Party Placement, March 2010

NFAP Study: Employment-Based Green Card Projections Point to Decade-Long Waits, November 2009 | Press Release

NFAP Study: Common Sense, Common Interests: Combining Work Permits and Bilateral Agreements, May 2009 | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: A Commission to Regulate Immigration?, May 2009

NFAP Policy Brief: Higher Taxes, Less Growth: The Impact of Tax Burden on Economic Growth in U.S. Metro Areas, April 2009 | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: H-1B Visas by the Numbers, March 2009

NFAP Policy Brief: H-1B Visas and Financial Institutions, February 2009

NFAP-Reason Charts Explaining Legal Immigration System, August 2008
- Chart on Legal Immigration
- Chart in Reason Magazine (Oct. 2008 issue)

NFAP Study: Certifiable - The Department of Labor's Approach to Labor Certification, July 2008 | Press Release

NFAP Study: Talent Search - Job Openings at S&P 500 Companies, March 2008

NFAP Study: H-1Bs and Job Creation, March 2008 | Press Release

NFAP Study: Driving Jobs and Innovation Offshore: The Impact of High Skill Immigration Restrictions | Press Release

NFAP Policy Brief: Foreign-Educated Nurses - A Small But Important Part of the U.S. Health Workforce, October 2007 | Press Release

NFAP Study: Deadly Consequences: The Hidden Impact of America's Nursing Shortage, September 2007 | Press Release: September 5, 2007

NFAP Study: The Point System's Impact on Foreign Nurses and Other Potential Immigrants, June 2007 | Press Release: June 4, 2007

NFAP Policy Brief: NFAP Policy Brief: Analysis of Senate H-1B and L-1 Provisions, June 2007

NFAP Policy Brief: H-1B Visas, Outsourcing, Enforcement and U.S. Workers, May 2007 | Press Release: May 21, 2007 | Listen to press conference (MP3).

NFAP Policy Brief: Green Card Delays Worsen for Employment-Based Immigrants, May 2007

NFAP Policy Brief: U.S. Company H-1B Fees and Taxes to Support Education, May 2007

NFAP Study: Anti-Outsourcing Efforts Down But Not Out, April 2007

NFAP Policy Brief: Analysis of Draft Immigration Proposal, April 2007

NFAP Study: CFIUS and Foreign Investment, January 2007

Listen to January 25, 2007 NFAP press conference

Press Release: January 25, 2007

Research Archive >>

 

NFAP Study: The Contribution of Legal Immigration to the Social Security System

Appendix 1 - SSA Memorandum Changes in Level of Legal Immigration

Appendix 2 - SSA Memorandum on Effective Taxable Payroll and Immigration
















 What's New: 

NFAP Research on Immigration
Washington Post, January 31, 2014


NFAP Research on Legalization
USA Today, January 30, 2014


Press on NFAP Legalization Study
Jan-Feb 2014


NFAP Research Cited
Wall Street Journal, January 24, 2014


NFAP Research on Immigration Reform
Wall Street Journal, January 16, 2014


NFAP Legalization Research
New York Times, January 14, 2014


NFAP Research on International Students
Wall Street Journal, October 29, 2013


NFAP Op-ed on Immigration Reform
Orange County Register, October 16, 2013


NFAP Research on Immigrant Border Deaths
New Yorker, October 10, 2013


NFAP Research on Work Visas and Preventing Immigrant Border Deaths
El Paso Times, September 29, 2013


Editorial on NFAP Research on Immigrant Border Deaths
Arizona Republic, September 23, 2013


NFAP Research on Immigrant Entrepreneurs
Silicon Valley Business Journal, August 21, 2013


NFAP Research on International Students
U.S. News & World Report, July 18, 2013


Op-ed Citing NFAP Research
Daily Caller, July 16, 2013


NFAP Research on Border Deaths
Statesman Journal, July 15, 2013


NFAP Report on International Students
New York Times, July 12, 2013


NFAP Research on International Students
Inside Higher Ed, July 12, 2013


Editorial Citing NFAP Research on Immigration
Detroit News, July 11, 2013


Research on Immigrant Entrepreneurs Cited
Wall Street Journal, June 20, 2013


NFAP cited on immigration reform
Bloomberg, May 20, 2013


NFAP Research on H-1B Visas Cited
Wall Street Journal, May 9, 2013


NFAP Cited on Immigration Reform
Politico, May 6, 2013


NFAP Research on H-1B Visas Cited
Bloomberg, April 24, 2013


NFAP Cited on Immigration Reform
Reuters, April 16, 2013


NFAP Research Cited on High Skill Immigration
New York Times, April 11, 2013


NFAP Cited on High Skill Immigration
InformationWeek, April 9, 2013


NFAP Research on Immigrant Border Deaths
USA Today, March 18, 2013


Competing for Citizens
International Educator, March/April 2013


NFAP Research on Immigrant Cancer Researchers Cited
Forbes, March 1, 2013


NFAP Research on Startups Cited
National Journal, February 28, 2013


NFAP Op-ed on Immigrant Cancer Resarchers
Daily Caller, February 26, 2013


NFAP Cited on Immigration Backlogs
NPR, February 22, 2013


NFAP Research on H-1B Visas Cited
San Jose Mercury News, February 22, 2013


NFAP Research on Long Wait Times for Skilled Immigrants
Boston Globe, January 31, 2013


Column Cites NFAP research on family immigration
Bloomberg, January 30, 2013


NFAP Research Cited on H-1B Fees
BusinessWeek, January 20, 2013


NFAP Column on Tax and Immigration Policy
Forbes, January 19, 2013


Op-ed Cites NFAP Research on Immigrant Entrepreneurs
Daily Caller, January 8, 2013


NFAP Interviews
Wall Street Journal, Jan-Dec 2012


NFAP Research on Immigrant Entrepreneurs
Washington Post, October 3, 2012


NFAP Research on Immigration
Wall Street Journal, October 2, 2012


CRS Report on STEM Citing NFAP Immigration Research
CRS, September 2012



Press from NFAP Research on Green Card Wait Times
June 2012



NFAP Cited on H-1B Visas
Wall Street Journal, April 9, 2012



Press on NFAP Research on Birthright Citizenship
March 2012



NFAP Research on Visa Denials Cited
USA Today, February 10, 2012



Press on NFAP Denial Rates Research
February 2012


Immigrants started half of the nation’s top VC-backed firms
Washington Post, December 21, 2011


Immigrants launch nearly half of top U.S. start-ups, study finds
Los Angeles Times, December 21, 2011


Immigrants Founded Half Of Top U.S. Start-Up Companies: Study
Huffington Post, December 21, 2011


Immigrants Fill Top Ranks of Venture-Backed Tech Startups
Xconomy, December 21, 2011


Immigrants Founded Half Of The Top U.S. Start-Up Ventures
Think Progress, December 21, 2011


Start-up report prompts calls for immigration overhaul in US
Startup Smart, December 21, 2011


Domestic Policy, A lack of immigrants could be hurting growth,
Washington Post, December 21, 2011


In ‘Next Big Thing’ Start-Ups, Immigrants Dominate Management Ranks
Wall Street Journal, December 20, 2011


Immigration datapoint of the day, entrepreneurship edition
Reuters, December 20, 2011


Immigrants launch nearly half of top U.S. start-ups, study finds
Inc, December 20, 2011


Immigrants founded half of top U.S. start-up companies
Chicago Tribune, December 20, 2011


Immigrant Entrepreneurs Cofound Nearly Half of Top 50 VC Firms
Portfolio.com, December 20, 2011


Lack of immigrants could hurt growth
Politico, December 20, 2011


Interviews on Employment-Based Immigration
Wall Street Journal, August 25 and July 29, 2011


Columns on Immigration
Forbes, August and July 2011


Article on NFAP Regulation Study
Huffington Post, August 18, 2011


Interview on NFAP E-Verify Study
Wall Street Journal, July 1, 2011


Op-ed on E-Verify
Forbes, June 26, 2011


Editorial on NFAP Children of Immigrants Study
Wall Street Journal, June 3, 2011


Interview on NFAP Children of Immigrants Study
Wall Street Journal, May 26, 2011


Article on NFAP Children of Immigrants Study
San Jose Mercury News, May 25, 2011


Interview and Article on NFAP H-1B Fee and Scholarships Study
Wall Street Journal and Associated Press, April 1, 2011


NFAP GATS Study Cited
Wall Street Journal, January 10, 2011


Press on NFAP GATS study
January 2011


NFAP Research on Skilled Green Card Backlogs
International Educator, January 2011


Editorial citing NFAP on Skilled Immigration
Arizona Republic, December 16, 2010


NFAP op-ed on Immigrant Entrepreneur Visa
Immigration Daily, December 8, 2010


Editorial on NFAP Immigrant Entrepreneur Visa Proposal
Wall Street Journal, October 12, 2010


Column on NFAP Immigrant Entrepreneur Visa Proposal
Forbes, September 30, 2010


NFAP Research Cited on Skilled Immigration
Chronicle of Higher Education, September 13, 2010


NFAP Research on Immigrant Border Deaths
The Economist, September 9, 2010


NFAP GATS Study Cited
The Washington Times, August 13, 2010


NFAP Research on Immigration Cited
Arizona Republic, August 1, 2010


NFAP Research on Immigration Cited
Arizona Republic, June 28, 2010


Article on NFAP Legal Analyis on GATS
India Abroad, June 25, 2010


NFAP Op-ed
Forbes, May 20, 2010


NFAP Research on H-1Bs
Wall Street Journal, April 22, 2010


NFAP Research on Green Card Wait Times
Wall Street Journal, November 18, 2009


Op-ed on International Students
ILW.COM, November 10, 2009


NFAP Exec Director on Fox News, April 20, 2009


NFAP Immigration Research Cited
San Francisco Chronicle, April 11, 2009


NFAP Exec Director on C-SPAN, April 7, 2009


NFAP Cited on Immigration
New York Times, April 2, 2009


NFAP Cited on Skilled Immigration
San Jose Mercury News, April 1, 2009


NFAP Research
Business Week, March 31, 2009


NFAP Research Cited
Business Week, March 30, 2009


NFAP Immigration Research Cited
Wall Street Journal, March 11, 2009


NFAP Research cited on H-1B visas
India Abroad, February 20, 2009


NFAP cited on H-1B Visas
Associated Press, February 6, 2009


NFAP Research On H-1Bs and Job Creation
ComputerWorld, February 3, 2009


NFAP-Reason Chart on Legal Immigration
Reason Magazine, October 2008


NFAP Op-ed on H-1B Visas
Washington Examiner, August 21, 2008


Article on NFAP Labor Certification Study
BNA Daily Labor Report, August 7, 2008


Press From March 2008 NFAP Studies on Job Openings and Job Creation
March / April, 2008


NFAP Interview
India Abroad, April 7, 2008


New York Times Cites NFAP Research on H-1B Study
April 1, 2008


Wall Street Journal Cites NFAP Research on H-1B Study
March 19, 2008


Article on NFAP Skilled Immigrants Study
India Abroad, December 21, 2007


NFAP Skilled Immigration Study Cited
NPR Marketplace - December 6, 2007


NFAP Skilled Immigration Study Cited
Information Week - December 6, 2007


NFAP Research on Skilled Immigrants Cited
ABC 20/20 - November 16, 2007


NFAP Skilled Immigration Research Cited
Wall Street Journal - November 2, 2007


NFAP Cited on Immigration
NPR Marketplace - October 23, 2007


NFAP Cited on Immigration
Fortune - September 26, 2007


Editorial on NFAP Study on Nursing and Immigration
Wall Street Journal - September 12, 2007


Article on NFAP Study Nursing and Immigration
Business Week - September 6, 2007


NFAP Article on International Students and Entrepreneurs
July - August, 2007



NFAP Op-Ed on Foreign Investment
National Review - July 13, 2007


NFAP cited on Skilled Immigration
Associated Press - July 13, 2007


NFAP Immigration Study Cited
Los Angeles Times Editorial - July 10, 2007


NFAP Immigration Study Cited
Arizona Republic - June 19, 2007


NFAP Immigration Research Cited
Wall Street Journal Editorial - June 13, 2007


NFAP Cited on Immigration
San Francisco Chronicle - June 7, 2007


NFAP Immigration Study Cited
Congress Daily - June 4, 2007


NFAP Research on H-1B Fees Cited
Investor's Business Daily - May 31, 2007


NFAP Cited on High Skill Immigration
Forbes, May 29, 2007


NFAP H-1B Research Cited
Washington Post, May 25, 2007


NFAP H-1B Research Cited
San Jose Mercury News, May 24, 2007


NFAP Cited on Immigration
Wall Street Journal - May 22, 2007


NFAP House Committee Testimony on Immigration
May 8, 2007



NFAP Immigration Research Cited
Washington Post Editorial, May 4, 2007


NFAP Cited on Immigration
Wall Street Journal Editorial, May 2, 2007


NFAP Foreign Investment Research Cited
Washington Post Editorial, March 4, 2007



Editorial on NFAP Foreign Investment Study
Wall Street Journal, February 28, 2007



NFAP Foreign Investment Research Cited
Congress Daily, February 7, 2007



NFAP Cited on Immigration Washington Post, January 29, 2007



Article on NFAP CFIUS Study
Financial Times, January 26, 2007



Press Coverage of NFAP CFIUS Study
January 25, 2007



Article on NFAP CFIUS Study
Boston Globe, January 24, 2007



Congressional Testimony on Foreign Investment and NFAP Research
February 7, 2007

 

Article Archive >>








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