Thousands of migrants pass through immigration courts every year without legal representation. This project studies how legal representation in immigration court affects case outcomes. Specifically, we will analyze a large data set on immigration court cases to study who gets legal representation and the effects of representation.
Requisite Skills and Qualifications:
The student researcher will help process data and conduct regression analysis using R. The work will consist of quantitative research and data analysis. Experience programming in R or Stata required.