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Week 11: “Seeking Homo Economicus: The Canadian State and the Strange Story of the Business Immigration Program” - Ley, 2003 Homo Economicus: The “Economic Human” ● business immigration programs do their best to entice the homo economicus ● 300,000 immigrants from Hong Kong and Taiwan entering Canada b/c of these policies ● why is immigration policy significant? B/c it is tightly interwoven with population policy, especially in countries like the US, Canada, NZ, etc ○ immigration = guarantor population replacement and demographic growth ○ 70 per
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