The Latino Factor: How Latinos are Saving America from a Demographic and Labor Supply Crisis
Growth among the Latino population and labor force has kept America’s workforce on an upward trajectory, sustaining almost every industry. Despite this growth, labor supply shortages have plagued the job market, with particularly tight supply in the construction and home building market. A panel of experts will unravel how we can address the labor supply shortage by implementing common sense solutions, including immigration reform, in order to benefit the job market and American economy.
- Moderator | Javier Vega, National Correspondent, Noticias Telemundo, NBCUniversal
- Panelist | Jon Baselice, VP, Immigration Policy , U.S. Chamber of Commerce
- Panelist | Mark Hugo Lopez, Director of Race and Ethnicity Research, Pew Research Center
- Panelist | Rebecca Shi, Executive Director, American Business Immigration Coalition