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Mexican Migration May Be Over

Summers Wrote: Dec 10, 2012 2:13 PM
I sincerely hope that the northward surge has ended and would be pleased to see more of a southward surge. It would have been great to have a party in power that gave a hoot about national security, a/k/a border security. Unfortunately, neither cared beyond getting votes.
Is mass migration from Mexico to the United States a thing of the past?

At least for the moment, it is. Last May, the Pew Hispanic Center, in a study based on U.S. and Mexican statistics, reported that net migration from Mexico to this country had fallen to zero from 2005 to 2010.

Pew said 20,000 more people moved to Mexico from the United States than from there to here in those years. That's a vivid contrast with the years 1995 to 2000, when net inflow from Mexico was 2.2 million people.

Because there was net Mexican immigration until 2007, when...