For each of the fifty states if you look at the state average income and the percentage of people in that state who are foreign-born immigrants, you will see a positive correlation. Does this meanimmigrants tend to earn more than other people? Or does it mean immigrants improve a state’s economy? If not, what could explain the correlation?
There are a number of reasons that could explain the posive correlation. Some of the reasons are:
1. Foreign born immigrants, especially those who come to United States to study tend to pursue high …
This solution looks at the correlation between average income and the percentage of people in that state who are foreign born immigrants