Recent Study Shows Positive Economic and Educational Outcomes for DACA Beneficiaries

Hareth Andrade, who was born in Bolivia, works at the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund office in Washington, D.C., on February 7, 2014. Photo: AP/Pablo Martinez Monsivais

Past studies have shown that DACA status has a positive effect on recipients and their families, but the latest study shows it’s also a win for the American Economy. Learn more about this joint study from Tom Wong of the UC San Diego; National Immigration Law Center; and Center for American Progress.