Op-Eds

2020
William H Frey and Fred Dews. What America’s slow-growing population means for immigration, the Electoral College, and more, Interview, Brookings Cafeteria Podcast, January 10, 2020
William H. Frey. 2020 trends to watch: Policy issues to watch in 2020, Op-Ed, Brookings Institution, January 7, 2020
William H. Frey. The 2010s may have seen the slowest population growth in U.S. history, census data show, Op-Ed, Brookings Institution, January 2, 2020
2019
William H. Frey and Tonya Mosley. US Census Figures Show US Population Growth Slowing, Interview, NPR: Here & Now, December 31, 2019
William Frey with Michel Martin. Demographer Unpacks Why Fewer Americans Are Moving, Interview, All Things Considered, November 23, 2019
William H. Frey & Scott Horsley. Low Mobility Rate Has Consequences for Families and the Economy, Interview, NPR: Morning Edition, November 22, 2019
William Frey. For the first time on record, fewer than 10% of Americans moved in a year, Op-Ed, Brookings Institution, November 22, 2019
William H. Frey. This week’s election and last year’s midterms bear good news for Democrats in 2020, Op-Ed, Brookings Institution, November 7, 2019
William H. Frey. US foreign-born gains are smallest in a decade, except in Trump states, Op-Ed, Brookings Institution, October 2, 2019
William Frey. Six maps that reveal America’s expanding racial diversity, Op-Ed, Brookings Institution, September 5, 2019
William H. Frey. America wins as Trump abandons the citizenship question from the 2020 Census, Op-Ed, Brookings Institution, July 12, 2019
William H. Frey. Nevada Becoming Battleground State, as Population Becomes Older, More Diverse, Interview, Fox News, July 10, 2019
William H. Frey. Trump puts the census citizenship question back in play, Op-Ed, Brookings Institution, July 9, 2019
William H. Frey. The citizenship question is off the census. Who wins?, Op-Ed, Brookings Institution, July 3, 2019
William H. Frey. Making America White Again, Op-Ed, The Washington Post, June 27, 2019
William H. Frey. What Does the Supreme Court Decision on Citizenship Status Mean for the 2020 Census?, Interview, Brookings Institution, June 27, 2019
William H. Frey. Less than half of US children under 15 are white, census shows, Op-Ed, Brookings Institution, June 24, 2019
William H. Frey and Others. Building the Future for a Changing Nation Panel on Demography, Interview, Peter G. Peterson Foundation, June 11, 2019
William H. Frey. Big city growth stalls further, as the suburbs make a comeback, Op-Ed, Brookings Institution, May 24, 2019
William H. Frey. 2018 Voter turnout rose dramatically for groups favoring Democrats, census confirms , Op-Ed, Brookings Institution, May 2, 2019
William H. Frey. As Americans spread out, immigration plays a crucial role in local population growth, Op-Ed, Brookings Institution, April 22, 2019
William H. Frey. America is Not Full, Interview, Spectrum TV News, April 16, 2019
William H. Frey. America is not full. Its future rests with young immigrants, Op-Ed, Brookings Institution, April 10, 2019
William H. Frey and Others. Census 2020: Navigating the national and local challenges, Interview, Brookings Institution, April 1, 2019
William H. Frey and Others. US2050: America’s Demographic Future: Population Aging and Youthful Diversity, Interview, Peter G. Peterson Foundation, March 22, 2019