Demographic Dynamics, Health, and Immigrant Issues Along the U.S.-Mexico Border

Website Link: http://geography.sdsu.edu/Research/Projects/IPC/research/border.html

Institution: San Diego State University International Population Center

Description: The website link gives access to a series of funded projects (noted below) and listings of related publications.

John R. Weeks, Principal Investigator, “Determining the Costs of Illegal Immigrant Criminal Activity and Use of Emergency Medical Services in San Diego and Imperial Counties,” Grant from the U.S. Department of Justice, through the United States/Mexico Border Counties Coalition, 2000-2001.  .

John R. Weeks, Co-Investigator (Douglas Stow, PI); Spatial Decision Support for Border Security, Grant from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), 2003-2007.

John R. Weeks, Co-Principal Investigator (with Rubén G. Rumbaut), “Perinatal Risks and Outcomes Among Low-Income Immigrants,” grant from the U.S. Public Health Service, Bureau of Maternal and Child Health and Resource Development, 1990-91.

John R. Weeks, Principal Investigator,  “Border Issues in Population/Family Planning,” Grants from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the Bergstrom Foundation, the S. H. Cowell Foundation, and the Rockefeller Foundation to the San Diego State University Foundation, 1986-1987.