Untapped Talent: The Economic Costs of Brain Waste in the U.S.

Many college-educated immigrants are working in low-skilled jobs or are unemployed, leading to a phenomenon known as “brain waste.” The United States, with its strong economy, renowned universities, and reputation for entrepreneurship and innovation, has long attracted some of the world’s best and brightest. But in the face of language and credential-recognition barriers, as well as other obstacles, skilled immigrants fail to meet their full potential.

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