Brief 68: How politicizing an epidemic can shape public attitudes on immigration: Evidence from Ebola in the US

Figure 1. The Ebola factsheet treatment
  • Which of these two views comes closer to your own views: Immigrants today strengthen our country because of their hard work and talents/Immigrants today are a burden on our country because they take our jobs, housing, and healthcare?
  • Do you believe legal immigration levels should be: Decreased/Kept the same/Increased?
  • Do you believe that illegal immigrants already here should be: Allowed to stay permanently/Granted temporary worker status/Required to return home?