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COVID-19 and Undocumented Workers

This paper explores how migrant workers, including undocumented immigrants, play an essential role in the global economy. They work in critical sectors like agriculture, domestic work, and the service industries, in the United States, Europe, and beyond. Despite the pivotal role they play, millions of immigrant workers and families have been left largely to fend for themselves throughout the COVID pandemic, because they have not been included in government assistance.