Older Media Mentions, TV and Radio Interviews (pre - June, 2017)

a. On International Students at US Universities:

i. Articles: Inside Higher Ed, MarketWatchMichigan Daily,Bloomberg, NBER Digest (Mentions: 538, Bloomberg)

ii. Podcasts and Blogs (Center for Global Development): "How the US Immigration Ban Hurts Students, Universities, and the US Economy ,"The Evidence on Immigrants

b. On the H-1B Program and High-Skill Worker Migration:

i. Blogs: "How the American dream led to India’s IT boom (Ideas for India 2017)

ii. TV and Radio Interviews: Bloomberg (TV), Al JazeeraCNBC (TV), AirTalk (Radio: NPR affiliate)

iii. Articles (US media): Wall Street Journal, NBER DigestHKS (Shorenstein), Atlantic, Quartz, BuzzFeed, Morning Star, CIO Dive, Silicon Beat, Market Watch, Michigan News, NextGov, Vice, American Bazaar, (Mentions: Wiki (H-1B)  

iv. Articles (Indian media): Scroll,  NewsIndiaLive MintThe Economic TimesThe Times of IndiaThe Hindustan TimesThe HinduOutlook IndiaThe New Indian ExpressBusiness StandardNDTV,  Financial ExpressDeccan HeraldDNATelegu 360PostIndia Today, Quartz (India)

2020 Media Mentions

No 'Pomp' in Changed 'Circumstance': Indian Students in US Universities Live in Anxiety amid Lockdown

May 4, 2020 CNN News18.com

2019 Media Mentions

Huge surge in foreign students helping UC San Diego diversify and pay its bills

February 10, 2019, quoted in The San Diego Union-Tribune

‘These Cuts Have Real Consequences’: A New Study Surveys the Damage of State Disinvestment in Public Universities

June 18, 2019, The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Impact of State Cuts

June 18, 2019, Inside Higher Ed

Cuts in state funding to public colleges may be to blame for a decline in bachelor’s degrees

June 18, 2019, MarketWatch

Georgia has cut higher ed money more than most states

June 22, 2019, Online Athens

US colleges look to insure against impact of trade war

September 13 2019, Financial Times

‘Brain waste’ exacts human and economic toll on U.S.

December 12 2019, News Decoder

2018 Media Mentions

Hiring highly educated immigrants leads to more innovation and better products

September 26, 2018, authored in The Conversation

Fewer international students could become a problem for US universities

July 28, 2018, authored in The Hill

UCSD study finds foreign workers help companies innovate

July 31, 2018, quoted in The San Diego Union-Tribune


H-1B Visas May Help Tech Firms Innovate. But at What Cost?

July 31, 2018, cited in Dice Insights

"An Immigrant Workforce Leads to Innovation, According to New UC San Diego Research"  UCSD News

See also: CBS 8Times of San DiegoFox 5 San DiegoScience DailyEurekAlert!Eurasia ReviewSciencemagDomain B


"Here’s proof that H-1B workers make American companies more innovative" Quartz

See alsoNextGov


"Researchers: H-1B workers bring innovation to business" HR Dive


"New Evidence Shows That Immigration Helps Us All" Economics 21


"President Trump, please treat legal immigrants fairly" News India Times


"Watch What Happens When You Push Away Skilled Immigrants" Bloomberg


"Study finds high-skilled immigrants benefit economy as Trump moves to make lives more difficult" Reveal News

"A growing number of California detainees are Indians crossing through Mexico to seek asylum" Los Angeles Times

"Impacts of H-1B visa reductions on economic growth" State Science & Technology Institute 

2017 Media Mentions

“H-1B visa cuts would damage US and Indian economies,“ The PIE News, Sept. 1, 2017.

“H-1B Visa Program Benefited Both US and India,” Bloomberg Technology (video), Aug. 15, 2017.

Workers in U.S. and India Make Huge Financial Gains Thanks to H1B Program, New Study Says, Murthy Law Firm, Aug. 15, 2017.

“The Economic Benefits of the H-1B Visa Program,” Bloomberg, Aug. 14, 2017.

“Scrapping the H1B Visa Program Would Hurt Both US and India,” Nearshore Americas, Aug. 14, 2017.

“5 immigration reform proposals that Americans actually support,” Think Progress, Aug. 10, 2017.

“India and US benefit from panned H-1B work visa program – study,” Techwire Asia, Aug. 10, 2017.

“US may lose its competitive edge due to H-1B clampdown: Report,” The Economic Times, Aug. 9, 2017.

“H1B visa clampdown may cost US its edge,” Business Standard, Aug. 9, 2017.

“Study: H-1B visa program has pushed incomes up in US, India,” CIO Dive, Aug. 9, 2017.

“Controversial visa scheme benefits both US and India: Study,” The Straits Times, Aug. 9, 2017.

“H-1B work visa programme benefits US, India: study,” The Business Times (subscription required), Aug. 9, 2017.

“H-1B工作签证项目赋予美国更高竞争力,” VOA (Chinese), Aug. 9, 2017

“Technology, Innovation, and the American Dream: New Study Finds H-1B Visas Benefit US and Indian Workforce,” Center for Global Development, Aug. 8, 2017.

“US may lose its competitive edge due to H-1B clampdown: Report,” MTNV News, Aug. 8, 2017.

“Work visa program benefits the U.S., India, new study says,” Fort Wayne Business Weekly (subscription required), Aug. 8, 2017.

“Study: H-1B Immigrants a 'Net Gain' for U.S.,” U.S. News & World Report, Aug. 8, 2017.

“The Value of The H-1B Visa,” Fortune, Aug. 8, 2017

“New Research Says H-1B Visas Created A $431 Million Net Gain For U.S. Workers,” Fortune, Aug. 7, 2017.

“Work Visa Program Benefits the U.S., India, New Study Says,” Bloomberg, Aug. 7, 2017.

2017 Indian Media Mentions (including Indian papers in the U.S.)

"Can the Indian IT sector overcome the H-1B hurdles?" India Global Business, October 2017. 

“H-1B visas called ‘net positive’ for U.S economy,” India Abroad, Aug. 11, 2017.

“H-1B visas, a much-maligned engine of growth,” India Abroad, Aug. 11, 2017.

“US may lose its competitive edge due to H-1B clampdown: Report,” The Economic Times, Aug. 9, 2017.

“US and India Benefit From H1B Visa, New Study Reveals,” Little India, Aug. 9, 2017.

“US may lose Indian talent, competitive edge due to H-1B clampdown: report,” The Hans India, Aug. 8, 2017.

“H-1B visa restriction may affect US IT production: Report,” The Indian Express, Aug. 8, 2017.

“H-1B visa clampdown to hurt US’s competitive edge: Report,” Live Mint, Aug. 8, 2017.

“H1B visa program benefits both US and India, says new study,” Live Mint, Aug. 8, 2017.

“US May Lose Its Competitive Edge Due To H-1B Clampdown: Report,” NDTV, Aug. 8, 2017.

“US may lose its competitive edge due to H-1B clampdown: Report,” The Times of India, Aug. 8, 2017.

“U.S. Better Off With H-1B Program, Says Indian American Economist in Report,” India West, Aug. 8, 2017.

“Stop blaming the H-1B visa for India’s brain drain—it actually achieved the opposite,” Quartz India, June 2, 2017.