September 24, 2004

BRIAN DICKERSON: Immigrants creating a brain gain in Michigan

Wayne State University demographer Kurt Metzger was quoted on the thousands of degreed immigrants who\'ve moved in since 1995. Metzger\'s analysis of census data shows the immigrants' college-educated peers from Asia and Latin America are migrating to Michigan in record numbers. The bottom line, he told the governor\'s brain trust, is that \"we\'re more than replacing the educated native-born with the educated foreign-born.\"

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