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  • Border Patrol agents detain undocumented immigrants after they crossed the border from Mexico into the United States on August 7, 2015, in McAllen, Texas.

    By one estimate, removing all undocumented U.S. workers would wipe out a chunk of the economy the size of of Texas.

  • As hundreds of migrants continue to attempt to illegally enter Britain via the Channel tunnel, CNBC takes a look at the numbers behind the crisis.

  • Wealth

    Loads of millionaires choose to pack and leave their home countries. CNBC recaps which countries are the biggest losers and which are the biggest winners.

  • Migrant crisis holds up UK border crossing

    CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on the migrant crisis hitting the U.K. border.

  • Gridlock at UK's French border amid migrant crisis

    CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on the migrant crisis plaguing the border link between France and Britain.

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event in Phoenix, Arizona July 11, 2015.

    The Donald's rise to the top of many recent GOP polls tells us a couple of important things. Politico's Ben White explains.

  • Sydney Harbour Bridge

    As the debt crisis escalates, Australia is experiencing its biggest influx of Greek migrants since the boom post World War II.

  • Amid endless drama, Greeks flock to Australia

    The seemingly never-ending debt crisis has led thousands of Greeks to leave the country for better prospects elsewhere. CNBC's Matthew Taylor reports from Melbourne.

  • Americans considering emigration

    U.K. money transfer service Transferwire reports 35% of Americans say they'd expatriate.

  • Tracking China's millionaire exodus

    China's crackdown on corruption has sparked an exodus of the country's rich. CNBC's Eunice Yoon has more in this report.

  • A meeting in Bangkok on Friday about Southeast Asia's migrant crisis is unlikely to produce a binding agreement or plan of action.

  • Obama immigration change on hold

    A federal appeals court is refusing to lift the temporary hold that was put in place on President Obama's executive action on immigration, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • How should Southeast Asia respond to migrant boat crisis

    Syed Hamid Albar, former Malaysian Minister of Foreign Affairs, says countries such as Malaysia should allow asylum seekers to land on their shores before a serious humanitarian problem emerges.

  • Wall Street

    Larry Kudlow cautions 2016 candidates on both sides: Bank bashing won't work.

  • The GOP will lose the 2016 election without a sensible immigration-reform plan, says Larry Kudlow.

  • Texas Gov. Abbott: Lone Star State's 'win-win' plan

    Gov. Greg Abbott, (R-Texas), discusses job creation in the Lone Star State, and shares his thoughts on what's impeding economic growth in America.

  • Japan: The country 'only for Japanese'?

    Martin Schulz, senior economist at Fujitsu Research Institute, says Japan is still being seen as a country only for Japanese and the country's tight immigration policy isn't likely to change soon.

  • Rich Chinese homebuyers are flocking here

    Simon Henry, Co-CEO of, explains why the tiny Caribbean nation of Saint Kitts and Nevis is the top overseas location for Chinese homebuyers.

  • Issues with Singapore's immigration policy

    Michael D Barr, associate professor of International Relations at Flinders University, outlines the consequences of the government's active policy of rising the number of immigrants in Singapore.

  • Even as European officials struggle with the tide of migrants, tranquil villages in northern Bavaria are coping with the migrants crisis. The NYT reports.