Private equity firms, Immigration after Title 42

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This Oct. 8, 2015 photo shows a new office building for Northwestern Mutual under construction in Milwaukee. The $450 million project will allow the financial company to keep about 1,000 jobs in Milwaukee and add nearly 2,000 more over the next 15 years. (Carrie Antlfinger/AP Photo)

We learn more about how private equity firms work and what impact they have on businesses and the economy. Then, an immigration law expert joins us to look at what has changed after Title 42 expired.

Featured in this Show

  • What is private equity and how is it killing businesses?

    We learn about the world — sometimes carnivorous world — of private equity, and how these mega firms could be prevented from causing further damage to businesses and jobs.

  • Understanding immigration after Title 42

    Following the end of the pandemic-era Title 42 border policy, the number of migrants trying to enter the United States illegally have dropped by roughly half. We examine the new immigration policies and enforcement in Mexico and the United States and how that is affecting migration patterns.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Tyler Ditter Technical Director
  • Tim Peterson Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Producer
  • Brendan Ballou Guest
  • Erin Barbato Guest

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