Jill Esbenshade, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor of Sociology at San Diego State University. She has been working on issues of immigration and labor for over 20 years and is the author of Monitoring Sweatshops: Workers, Consumers and the Global Economy  as well as numerous articles on immigration policies and debates and labor policies and practices. Esbenshade published Displacement and Division: Regulating Immigration through Local Housing Ordinances  with the Immigration Policy Center in September 2007.
- An Assessment of DNA Testing for Refugees  (IPC Special Report, October 2010)
- Division and Dislocation: Regulating Immigration through Local Housing Ordinances  (IPC Special Report, Summer 2007)