Expertise: Immigration policy
Nicole Prchal Svajlenka is a senior policy analyst of Immigration Policy at American Progress.
Prior to joining American Progress, Svajlenka worked at The Pew Charitable Trusts, where she examined the relationships between federal, state, and local immigration policies. Before Pew, Svajlenka worked at the Brookings Institution, where she conducted quantitative research on immigration, demographics, human capital, and labor markets in metropolitan areas across the United States.
A Chicagoland native, Svajlenka holds a Master of Arts in geography from George Washington University and a Bachelor of Arts in environmental geography from Colgate University.
By Nicole Prchal Svajlenka
|The White House Immigration Framework Hurts Women||Center for American Progress||February 15, 2018|
|The White House’s Immigration Framework Would Eviscerate Immigration from Latin America, Africa, and Asia||Center for American Progress||February 12, 2018|
|The Top 3 Things You Need to Know About Black Immigrants in the United States in 2018||Center for American Progress||January 12, 2018|
|Thousands of DACA Recipients Are Already Losing Their Protection From Deportation||Center for American Progress||November 9, 2017|
|TPS Holders Are Integral Members of the U.S. Economy and Society||Center for American Progress||October 20, 2017|
|A New Threat to DACA Could Cost States Billions of Dollars||Center for American Progress||July 21, 2017|
|With S.B. 4, Texas Ignores the Lessons of Previous Anti-Immigrant Legislation||Center for American Progress||May 22, 2017|
|Immigrant Workers Are Important to Filling Growing Occupations||Center for American Progress||May 11, 2017|