05/29/2013 09:01 am ET

Profile Of Cuban Immigrants In The U.S. Have Changed Since The 60s, Study Says

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The profile of Cuban immigrants of the 1960s and '70s, educated and exiled to the United States for political reasons, has given way in later decades to that of poor foreigners with needs like those of immigrants from other countries, who basically want to make money to help the family they left back home.

This was the observation of Princeton University professor Alejandro Portes, who has studied this immigrant profile for years.

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