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
|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|