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Author » Philippe LeGrain

Philippe Legrain is an award-winning journalist and a visiting fellow at the London School of Economics. His latest book, "Immigrants: Your Country Needs Them" (Princeton, 2007), was shortlisted for the 2007 Financial Times Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year award.

Latest from Philippe LeGrain

Open Borders Work, Part 2

Part 1 | Part 2 Opponents of immigration marshal a battery of objections to opening up borders. They claim that it would cost jobs, pose a huge welfare burden, and threaten Americans’ way of life — even ...

Open Borders Work, Part 1

Part 1 | Part 2 Imagine you were born in a part of the country where farming was no longer productive, or in a rust-belt town where the local factories had closed. You hear of good jobs ...