Migration forms

The notion of migration forms concerns the question of who migrates. Global migration forms, or flows, include regular and irregular migrants who migrate for a broad array of reasons. Different migration forms are characterized by multiple and dynamic aspects. The differences between migration forms relate to variations in migration drivers, infrastructures, policies and experiences that shape migrants’ journeys. The Migration Research Hub encompasses a research on a range of different migration forms – a specific set of migration forms are included in the database as they reflect the existing body of knowledge and focus regarding f migration research on forms. While these are differentiated in a categorical manner, migration forms – and motivations – are rarely straightforward. Indeed, migration forms and flows are increasingly highlighted as mixed, as individuals’ motivations can be multiple and constantly developing throughout migration processes.

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Migration from Central and Eastern Europe to Turkey

Authors Tuğba Acar, Deniz Karcı Korfalı
Book Title Between Mobility and Migration
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1 Book Chapter

Circular Migration in Asia: Approaches and Practices

Authors Piyasiri Wickramasekara
Book Title Global and Asian Perspectives on International Migration
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2 Book Chapter

The Temporary Nature of Ukrainian Migration: Definitions, Determinants and Consequences

Authors Marta Kindler, Agata Górny
Book Title Ukrainian Migration to the European Union
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3 Book Chapter

Ukrainians in the Czech Republic: On the Pathway from Temporary Foreign Workers to One of the Largest Minority Groups

Authors Yana Leontiyeva
Book Title Ukrainian Migration to the European Union
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5 Book Chapter

Ukrainian Migration to Poland: A “Local” Mobility?

Authors Marta Kindler, Zuzanna Brunarska, Monika Szulecka, ...
Book Title Ukrainian Migration to the European Union
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6 Book Chapter

Capital and mobility in the stepwise international migrations of Filipino migrant domestic workers

Authors Anju Mary Paul
Year 2015
Journal Name MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 8
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7 Journal Article

Temporary Migration Programmes: the Cause or Antidote of Migrant Worker Exploitation in UK Agriculture

Authors Erica Consterdine, Sahizer Samuk
Year 2018
Journal Name JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION AND INTEGRATION
Citations (WoS) 1
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8 Journal Article

Gastarbeiter Migration Revisited: Consolidating Germany’s Position as an Immigration Country

Authors Jutta Höhne, Amanda Klekowski von Koppenfels
Book Title South-North Migration of EU Citizens in Times of Crisis
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9 Book Chapter

Regulating Movement of the Very Mobile: Selected Legal and Policy Aspects of Ukrainian Migration to EU Countries

Authors Monika Szulecka
Book Title Ukrainian Migration to the European Union
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10 Book Chapter

Context-Based Qualitative Research and Multi-sited Migration Studies in Europe

Authors Russell King
Book Title Qualitative Research in European Migration Studies
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11 Book Chapter

Introduction

Authors Zana Vathi
Book Title Migrating and Settling in a Mobile World
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12 Book Chapter

When refugees stopped being migrants: Movement, labour and humanitarian protection

Authors Katy Long
Year 2013
Journal Name MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 31
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13 Journal Article

Klugman and Pereira’ Assessment of National Migration Policies

Year 2009
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This set of indicators compares several dimensions of migration policies as of early 2009. For a selected set of 28 countries, both developed and developing, the indicators address admission criteria, policies on integration and treatment of migrants, and efforts to enforce those policies. Irregular migration is a particular area of focus. The analysis distinguishes between different entry regimes, namely: labour migrants (high or low skilled, with a permanent or a temporary permit), those who move with a family-related visa, humanitarian migrants (asylum seekers and refugees), international visitors and international students. The indicators cover three main areas of policy interest: admission, treatment, and enforcement. Most of the 84 questions were multiple-choice, but there were also open-ended questions to allow comments and explanations. The data is drawn from an assessment by country experts as well as by desk-research of Human Development Report Office staff. Information was collected in two parallel and complementary efforts during early 2009: through a questionnaire answered by International Organization for Migration (IOM) country-level staff and other world-wide migration experts, and through internal desk-web research
14 Data Set

The Diversification of Intra-European Movement

Authors Deniz Sert
Book Title Between Mobility and Migration
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15 Book Chapter

Causality Chains in the International Migration Systems Approach

Authors Roel Jennissen
Year 2007
Journal Name POPULATION RESEARCH AND POLICY REVIEW
Citations (WoS) 29
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17 Journal Article

Lessons from the South-North Migration of EU Citizens in Times of Crisis

Authors Mikolaj Stanek, Jean-Michel Lafleur
Book Title South-North Migration of EU Citizens in Times of Crisis
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18 Book Chapter

The European Benchmark for Refugee Integration: A Comparative Analysis of the National Integration Evaluation Mechanism in 14 EU Countries

Authors Alexander Wolffhardt, Carmine Conte, Thomas Huddleston, ...
Year 2019
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19 Report

Migration of Ukrainian Nationals to Italy: Women on the Move

Authors Francesca Alice Vianello
Book Title Ukrainian Migration to the European Union
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20 Book Chapter

National Immigration and Integration Policies in Europe Since 1973

Authors María Bruquetas-Callejo, Jeroen Doomernik
Book Title Integration Processes and Policies in Europe
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21 Book Chapter

Migration, Gender, and Family

Authors Juan Carlos Calleros Alarcon
Book Title Global Perspectives on Migration and Development
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22 Book Chapter

Migration and Immigrants in Europe: A Historical and Demographic Perspective

Authors Helga de Valk, Christof Van Mol
Book Title Integration Processes and Policies in Europe
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23 Book Chapter

Unaccompanied minors, migration control and human rights at the EU's southern border: The role and limits of civil society activism

Authors Roxana Barbulescu, Jean Grugel
Year 2016
Journal Name MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 4
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24 Journal Article

Beyond the 'Migrant Network'? Exploring Assistance Received in the Migration of Brazilians to Portugal and the Netherlands

Authors Masja van Meeteren, SC Pereira
Year 2018
Journal Name JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION AND INTEGRATION
Citations (WoS) 1
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25 Journal Article

Introduction: Domestic and Care Work of Migrant Women and the Right to Family Life

Authors Glenda Tibe Bonifacio, Maria Kontos
Book Title Migrant Domestic Workers and Family Life
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26 Book Chapter

Theorizing the Ukrainian Case: Pushing the Boundaries of Migration Studies Through a Europe–US Comparison

Authors Cinzia D. Solari
Book Title Ukrainian Migration to the European Union
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27 Book Chapter

New Patterns of Internal Migration in Emigrant-Sending Communities: the Case of China

Authors Qian Song, Zai Liang
Year 2016
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION
Citations (WoS) 1
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28 Journal Article

Migration Infrastructure

Authors Biao Xiang, Johan Lindquist
Year 2014
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION REVIEW
Citations (WoS) 76
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29 Journal Article

Ukrainian Migration to Greece: from Irregular Work to Settlement, Family Reunification and Return

Authors Marina Nikolova, Michaela Maroufof
Year 2016
Book Title Ukrainian Migration to the European Union
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30 Book Chapter

Overview of Trends and Policies on International Migration to East Asia: Comparing Japan, Taiwan and South Korea

Authors Yean-Ju Lee
Year 2011
Journal Name ASIAN AND PACIFIC MIGRATION JOURNAL
Citations (WoS) 5
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31 Journal Article

Consequences of Intra-European Movement for CEE Migrants in European Urban Regions

Authors Ursula Reeger
Book Title Between Mobility and Migration
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32 Book Chapter

‘For us, Migration is Ordinary’: Post-1989 Labour Migration from Bulgaria to Turkey

Authors Ayse Parla
Book Title Migration in the Southern Balkans
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33 Book Chapter

Rotterdam as a Case of Complexity Reduction: Migration from Central and Eastern European Countries

Authors Mark van Ostaijen, Erik Snel, Margrietha ‘t Hart
Book Title Coming to Terms with Superdiversity
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34 Book Chapter

All circular but different: Variation in patterns of Ukraine-to-Poland migration

Authors Agata Gorny
Year 2017
Journal Name POPULATION SPACE AND PLACE
Citations (WoS) 1
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35 Journal Article

Forced Migration of Colombians: A Relational Perspective

Authors Marta I. Villa-Martínez, Pilar Riaño-Alcalá
Book Title The Practice of Research on Migration and Mobilities
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36 Book Chapter

Change of Paradigms? A Comparison of Canadian and Spanish Labour Migration Models

Authors Claudia Finotelli
Year 2013
Journal Name JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE POLICY ANALYSIS
Citations (WoS) 1
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37 Journal Article

Conclusion

Authors Joëlle Moret
Book Title European Somalis' Post-Migration Movements
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38 Book Chapter

The making of 'skilled' overseas Koreans: transformation of visa policies for co-ethnic migrants in South Korea

Authors Sohoon Lee, Yi-Chun Chien
Year 2017
Journal Name JOURNAL OF ETHNIC AND MIGRATION STUDIES
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39 Journal Article

LABOUR MARKET RESPONSES TO IMMIGRATION: EVIDENCE FROM INTERNAL MIGRATION DRIVEN BY WEATHER SHOCKS

Authors Marieke Kleemans, Jeremy R. Magruder
Year 2018
Journal Name ECONOMIC JOURNAL
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40 Journal Article

Facing Precarious Rights and Resisting EU 'Migration Management': South European Migrant Struggles in Berlin

Authors Celia Bouali
Year 2018
Journal Name SOCIAL INCLUSION
Citations (WoS) 1
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41 Journal Article

The Economics of Mass Migration: Theory and Evidence

Year 2013
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The proposed research develops and tests models of individual behavior to provide evidence on the magnitude, causes and consequences of the mass migration between Europe and the US that occurred at the turn of the twentieth century. Underlying the project is the availability of electronic administrative records for 24 million migrants who arrived in the US via Ellis Island between 1892 and 1924, that we have obtained access to. Our earlier work using this data [Bandiera et al. 2011] shows that migration at the turn of the twentieth century was effectively a two-way flow between the US and Europe, rather than a one-way movement from Europe to the US. This insight is what the proposed research agenda seeks to build on. The proposed project will develop and apply economic theory and micro-econometric methods related to core questions in the economics of migration. Our proposal will provide theory and evidence on four broad research themes: (i) the determinants of temporary versus permanent migration, and consequently how each type of migrant is differentially selected; (ii) the behavior and socio-economic outcomes of migrants who endogenously chose to remain in the US; (iii) the impact of mass migration on the labor market outcomes of Americans; (iv) whether institutional change in the US was driven by the nature of selective migration into America and where migrants chose to settle. In consequence, and to return full circle to the original insight from Bandiera et al. [2011] that underlies this research proposal, we ask whether migrants that returned to Europe from the US drove institutional change across European countries at the turn of the twentieth century.
42 Project

Precarity chains: cycles of domestic worker migration from Southeast Asia to the Middle East

Authors
Year 2019
Journal Name JOURNAL OF ETHNIC AND MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 1
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43 Journal Article

The labor of social change: Seasonal labor migration and social change in rural western India

Authors Pronoy Rai
Year 2018
Journal Name GEOFORUM
Citations (WoS) 5
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44 Journal Article

The Migration of Professionals: Theories and Typologies

Authors Robyn Iredale
Year 2001
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION
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45 Journal Article

Short-Term Labour Migration: Brazilian Migrants in Ireland

Authors Garret Maher, Mary Cawley
Year 2016
Journal Name POPULATION SPACE AND PLACE
Citations (WoS) 6
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46 Journal Article

Changing sector? Social mobility among female migrants in care and cleaning sector in Spain and Sweden

Authors Maria Sanchez-Dominguez, Susanne Fahlen
Year 2018
Journal Name MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 1
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47 Journal Article

Immigration and internal migration “flight”: A California case study

Authors William H. Frey
Year 1995
Journal Name POPULATION AND ENVIRONMENT
Citations (WoS) 46
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48 Journal Article

Migration of Ukrainians to the European Union: Background and Key Issues

Authors Marta Kindler, Olena Fedyuk
Book Title Ukrainian Migration to the European Union
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49 Book Chapter

Beyond migration patterns-understanding family reunion decisions of Filipino labour and Thai marriage migrants in global reproductive systems

Authors Asuncion Fresnoza-Flot
Year 2018
Journal Name MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 4
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50 Journal Article

Employment and Social Security Rights of Third-Country Labour Migrants under Eu Law: An Incomplete Patchwork of Legal Protection

Authors Herwig Verschueren
Year 2016
Journal Name EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF MIGRATION AND LAW
Citations (WoS) 9
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51 Journal Article

'Movement is a constant feature in my life': Contextualising migration processes of highly skilled Indians

Authors Anu Kou, Ajay Bailey
Year 2014
Journal Name GEOFORUM
Citations (WoS) 25
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52 Journal Article

Migrants' regular army of labour: gender dimensions of the impact of the global economic crisis on migrant labor in Western Europe

Authors Sara R. Farris
Year 2015
Journal Name SOCIOLOGICAL REVIEW
Citations (WoS) 12
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53 Journal Article

Regional organizations and intra-regional migration in sub-Saharan Africa: Challenges and prospects

Authors A Adepoju
Year 2001
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION
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54 Journal Article

Migration of Children in ACP Countries: Of Their Own Free Will or by Force?

Authors Olivia Tiffoche
Book Title A New Perspective on Human Mobility in the South
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55 Book Chapter

How neo-Marxism creates bias in gender and migration research: evidence from the Philippines

Authors Speranta Dumitru
Year 2018
Journal Name ETHNIC AND RACIAL STUDIES
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56 Journal Article

TEMPORARY VERSUS PERMANENT MIGRATION

Year 2014
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The overall objective of the TEMPER project consists of providing a comprehensive assessment of the pros and cons of recent initiatives to promote circular migration as an alternative to more traditional forms of temporary and permanent migration, not only among prospective migrants but also among current residents in the EU. These initiatives usually rely on a poor understanding of the ultimate reasons why some migrants spontaneously return to their country of origin while others do not, and why some of them re-migrate after return. More importantly, it is far from being clear that circular migration actually responds to the needs and expectations of many (potential) migrants from third-countries, and entails for them and their families more benefits than alternative forms of mobility. To overcome this lack of understanding, the TEMPER project will pursue three main objectives: (1) to identify the main drivers of return and circulation decisions of migrants recently involved in temporary and permanent migration, (2) to measure and explain the role that different programs and immigration policies at large have played in shaping those individual decisions and, (3) to assess the impact that different types of temporary, permanent and circular mobility have for migrant and non-migrant workers, their families and their employers. Two implicit assumptions will be tested. First, that circularity is a realistic alternative to both strictly temporary labour and permanent settlement because there exists a large enough pool of prospective migrants and returnees interested in engaging in circular mobility. Secondly, that circularity benefits the involved parties, including migrants, their families and their areas of origin, more than traditional forms of migration.
57 Project

Asylum Policies and Protests in Austria

Authors Verena Stern, Nina Merhaut
Book Title Protest Movements in Asylum and Deportation
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58 Book Chapter

Destination Choices of Permanent and Temporary Migrants in China, 1985-2005

Authors Ye Liu, Wei Xu
Year 2017
Journal Name POPULATION SPACE AND PLACE
Citations (WoS) 25
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59 Journal Article

Location, Location? A Critical Examination of Patterns and Determinants of Internal Mobility Among Post-accession Polish Migrants in the UK

Authors Paulina Trevena, D McGhee, Sue Heath
Year 2013
Journal Name POPULATION SPACE AND PLACE
Citations (WoS) 24
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60 Journal Article

Crossing Boundaries: Internal, Regional and International Migration in Cameroon

Authors Blessing Uchenna Mberu, Roland Pongou
Year 2016
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION
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61 Journal Article

Migration and Climate Change

Authors the late Graeme Hugo, Graeme Hugo
Year 2013
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62 Book

Gendering transnational communities: a comparison of Singaporean and British migrants in China

Authors K Willis, BSA Yeoh
Year 2002
Journal Name GEOFORUM
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63 Journal Article

Cycles of deportability: Threats, fears, and the agency of 'irregular' migrants in Canada

Authors Basia D. Ellis, Henderikus J. Stam
Year 2018
Journal Name MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 4
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64 Journal Article

Trajectories of migration, social networks and emergent landscapes of migrant work

Authors Huw Vasey
Year 2016
Journal Name MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 3
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65 Journal Article

Troubling freedom: Migration, debt, and modern slavery

Authors Julia O'Connell Davidson
Year 2013
Journal Name MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 47
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66 Journal Article

Child migrants at the border

Authors Lourdes Torres
Year 2014
Journal Name LATINO STUDIES
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67 Journal Article

The winner takes it all: Internal migration, education and wages in Ethiopia

Authors Niels-Hugo Blunch, Caterina Ruggeri Laderchi
Year 2015
Journal Name MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 3
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68 Journal Article

EU Migration and the Economic Crisis: Concepts and Issues

Authors Mikolaj Stanek, Jean-Michel Lafleur
Book Title South-North Migration of EU Citizens in Times of Crisis
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69 Book Chapter

Textbox 1: Circular Migration as a Development Tool: The Mauritian Approach

Authors Anil K. Kokil, Ali Mansoor, Vivekanandsingh Joysuree
Book Title Global Perspectives on Migration and Development
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70 Book Chapter

Temporary versus Permanent Youth Brain Drain: Economic Implications

Authors Vladimir Balaz, Allan M. Williams, Daniel Kollar
Year 2004
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION
Citations (WoS) 45
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71 Journal Article

Circular Migration: Triple Win, or a New Label for Temporary Migration?

Authors Derya Ozkul, Stephen Castles
Book Title Global and Asian Perspectives on International Migration
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72 Book Chapter

Human migration and the environment

Authors Susana B. Adamo, Haydea Izazola
Year 2010
Journal Name POPULATION AND ENVIRONMENT
Citations (WoS) 20
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73 Journal Article

Who Gets in and Why? The Swedish Experience with Demand Driven Labour Migration – Some Preliminary Results

Authors Henrik Emilsson
Year 2014
Journal Name NORDIC JOURNAL OF MIGRATION RESEARCH
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74 Journal Article

The intra-EU mobility regime: Differentiation, stratification and contradictions

Authors Godfried Engbersen, Peter Scholten, Arjen Leerkes, ...
Year 2017
Journal Name MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 5
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75 Journal Article

Social Transformation and Human Mobility: Reflections on the Past, Present and Future of Migration

Authors S Castles
Year 2018
Journal Name JOURNAL OF INTERCULTURAL STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 1
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76 Journal Article

The emerging New Zealand jurisprudence on climate change, disasters and displacement

Authors Jane McAdam
Year 2015
Journal Name MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 4
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77 Journal Article

Migration of Ukrainian Nationals to Portugal: The Visibility of a New Migration Landscape

Authors Sónia Pereira, Maria Lucinda Fonseca
Book Title Ukrainian Migration to the European Union
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78 Book Chapter

Learning from our past: the effect of forced migration from Karelia on family life. (225 000 €)

Year 2016
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Project description: The consequences of forced migrations are felt worldwide and faced by millions of people each year. The plight of migrants has come to the forefront recently as masses of people have migrated to Europe seeking asylum from predicaments faced at home. We will investigate the World War II evacuation of Karelians to southern and central Finland to determine the long-term outcomes of forced migration in order to learn from the past. The evacuees encountered much the same traumas and faced similar prejudices and resentment that current migrants face, making this population particularly appropriate to gain insight into the present and future of European migrants. Using an untapped data set from hundreds of thousands of displaced migrants and resident Finns, we will investigate the effect of forced migration on family relations and childbearing and assess the integration of migrants into society. In this project we will assess: 1) whether marital and reproductive behaviour of evacuees and resident Finns differ, 2) the consequences of mobility on reproductive behaviour, 3) whether the presence of neighbours or kin (e.g. grandmothers or siblings) mitigates effects on reproductive behaviour, 4) the socio-economic and social integration of migrants into society through marriage and the accumulation of wealth. These questions will be assessed relative to the study subject age at migration and gender, to determine the characteristics of sensitivity to forced migration. In this research project we intend to investigate the Karelian evacuees from a perspective never before considered and gain insight into general questions important to modern society by studying past events. There are few population level studies available on forced migrants’ marital and reproductive behaviour, and none that can assess marital and reproductive behaviour, kin relationships, and mobility before and after forced migration and at a multigenerational level. Workgroup members Monthly grant recipients:John Loehr, Pettay Jenni, To be named To be named Other members: Anna Rotkirch, Johanna Mappes, Mirkka Danielsbacka, Tuomas Salmi, Virpi Lummaa
79 Project

The Sociology of Migration

Authors Robin Cohen
Year 1996
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80 Book

For better, for worse: Life satisfaction consequences of migration

Authors GF De Jong, A Chamratrithirong, QG Tran
Year 2002
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION REVIEW
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81 Journal Article

The post-move satisfaction of internal migrants

Authors Michael K. Sloan, PS Morrison
Year 2016
Journal Name MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 2
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82 Journal Article

Poland’s Perspective on the Intra-European Movement of Poles. Implications and Governance Responses

Authors Marta Kindler
Book Title Between Mobility and Migration
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83 Book Chapter

Structural Emigration: The Revival of Portuguese Outflows

Authors Pedro Góis, José Carlos Marques
Book Title South-North Migration of EU Citizens in Times of Crisis
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84 Book Chapter

THE RISE AND IMPLICATIONS OF TEMPORARY STAFFING AS A MIGRATION INDUSTRY IN NORWAY

Authors Jon Horgen Friberg
Year 2016
Journal Name NORDIC JOURNAL OF MIGRATION RESEARCH
Citations (WoS) 5
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85 Journal Article

UWT: Undocumented Worker Transitions: Compiling evidence concerning the boundaries and processes of change in the status and work of undocumented workers in Europe

Year 2007
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The Undocumented Worker Transitions (UWT) project will document the factors that underlie migration flows, illegal and legal, focusing on undocumented migrants and under-documented migrants, whose migration status limits or prevents their working. The link between work and migration flows is at its heart: what knowledge such migrants have of their host labour markets, how they find work, what work they do, what transitions between different jobs and statuses take place and what impact their working arrangements and migration have more generally both in the host country and in their countries of origin. Recognising that gender, age and ethnicity are key factors in understanding migrant and refugee flows, UWT will analyse migration and work trajectories in a differentiated way to better understand the process. The ethical issues are considerable and the project will guarantee its interviewees complete anonymity while ensuring that researchers' personal safety is not compromised. Its purpose is to deepen understanding and awareness of contemporary migration flows and to present clear choices to policymakers, not to provide an assessment of the efficacy of policing. Our objectives are as follows: to give more reliable estimates of migration and refugee flows into the EU; to deepen understanding of the impact of migration flows on EU labour markets; to theorise the relationship between the presence of 'informal' or 'shadow' industry labour markets and migration flows; to map and model migrant and refugee pathways in to and within the EU; to deepen knowledge of how legal status interacts with migrant labour market positions; to deepen understanding of the impact of migration flows on countries of origin; to test key theories concerning human capital and social capital in relation to migration; and to explore the particular consequences of migration for women workers, including trafficked workers. At the core are in-depth interviews with 210 migrant and refugee workers.
86 Project

English as a Border-Drawing Matter: Language and the Regulation of Migrant Service Worker Mobility in International Labor Markets

Authors Geraldina Polanco, Sarah Zell
Year 2017
Journal Name JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION AND INTEGRATION
Citations (WoS) 2
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87 Journal Article

Migration and Polarisation on the Labour Market

Year 2017
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This project is one of six projects within the six year programme: The Challenges of Polarization on the Swedish Labour Market at the Department of Sociology and Work Science funded by the Swedish Research Council for Health, Working Life and Welfare, Forte. This project addresses the integration of migrants and minorities into the Swedish labour market by assessing the extent, implications and experiences of ethnic polarisation across different dimensions; that is, between majority and minority populations (first and second generations); and the diversity within the migrant workforce and its distribution across the occupational structure. Classical migration theory holds that migrants are recruited to perform jobs in the lower sections of the labour market that native workers avoid (Piore 1979; Massey et al. 1998). This also applies to Sweden, where many migrants are employed in low-wage and insecure employment (Johansson & Vingård, 2012). Comparisons of Western Europe countries have show that labour markets are polarised because ethnic minorities do not compete on equal terms with majority populations, and experience a substantial ‘ethnic penalty’ in the second generation (Heath & Cheung 2007; Johnson 2010). Given such patterns, important question arise concerning the prospects of migrants (both first and second generations) to transition into better-paid segments of the labour market and what strategies migrants develop to reduce the impact of discrimination (Modood 2015; Elgenius 2017). Sweden is considered one of the most gendered labour markets in the world (Charles & Grusky 2004) and intersections of ethnicity and gender need be considered as a ‘double disadvantage’ (Bradley & Healy 2008). However, the tendency towards polarisation within the migrant workforce is another focus for this project as diversity-within is visible with an increasing share of highly skilled migrants in Sweden; for example, computing professionals from India. Thus, the fact that migrant groups are unevenly distributed across the occupational structure requires further attention. For instance, the largest share of migrants within the construction sector is from Eastern Europe, whereas Indian nationals are concentrated in the IT sector (Migrationsverket). This project will critically appraise migrants’ occupational status, prospects and experiences in the Swedish labour market by focusing on diversity within the migrant workforce and the experiences of ethnic penalties in first and second generations (see, e.g., Elgenius 2011, 2017; Frank 2012, 2014; Omanović 2009, 2013, Knights and Omanović 2016).
88 Project

Impact of Internal Migration on Labor Market Outcomes of Native Males in Thailand

Authors Eliane El Badaoui, F Walsh, E Strobl
Year 2017
Journal Name ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND CULTURAL CHANGE
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89 Journal Article

Transatlantic Roundtable on High-skilled Migration and Sending Countries Issues

Authors Said Ouaked
Year 2002
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION
Citations (WoS) 27
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90 Journal Article

TEMPER: Temporary Versus Permanent Migration

Year 2014
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The overall objective of the TEMPER project consists of providing a comprehensive assessment of the pros and cons of recent initiatives to promote circular migration as an alternative to more traditional forms of temporary and permanent migration, not only among prospective migrants but also among current residents in the EU. These initiatives usually rely on a poor understanding of the ultimate reasons why some migrants spontaneously return to their country of origin while others do not, and why some of them re-migrate after return. More importantly, it is far from being clear that circular migration actually responds to the needs and expectations of many (potential) migrants from third-countries, and entails for them and their families more benefits than alternative forms of mobility. To overcome this lack of understanding, the TEMPER project will pursue three main objectives: (1) to identify the main drivers of return and circulation decisions of migrants recently involved in temporary and permanent migration, (2) to measure and explain the role that different programs and immigration policies at large have played in shaping those individual decisions and, (3) to assess the impact that different types of temporary, permanent and circular mobility have for migrant and non-migrant workers, their families and their employers. Two implicit assumptions will be tested. First, that circularity is a realistic alternative to both strictly temporary labour and permanent settlement because there exists a large enough pool of prospective migrants and returnees interested in engaging in circular mobility. Secondly, that circularity benefits the involved parties, including migrants, their families and their areas of origin, more than traditional forms of migration.
91 Project

RETHINKING SKILLED INTERNATIONAL LABOR MIGRATION - WORLD CITIES AND BANKING ORGANIZATIONS

Authors J Beaverstock
Year 1994
Journal Name GEOFORUM
Citations (WoS) 64
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92 Journal Article

TEMPER

Year 2014
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The overall objective of the TEMPER project consists of providing a comprehensive assessment of the pros and cons of recent initiatives to promote circular migration as an alternative to more traditional forms of temporary and permanent migration, not only among prospective migrants but also among current residents in the EU. These initiatives usually rely on a poor understanding of the ultimate reasons why some migrants spontaneously return to their country of origin while others do not, and why some of them re-migrate after return. More importantly, it is far from being clear that circular migration actually responds to the needs and expectations of many (potential) migrants from third-countries, and entails for them and their families more benefits than alternative forms of mobility. To overcome this lack of understanding, the TEMPER project will pursue three main objectives: (1) to identify the main drivers of return and circulation decisions of migrants recently involved in temporary and permanent migration, (2) to measure and explain the role that different programs and immigration policies at large have played in shaping those individual decisions and, (3) to assess the impact that different types of temporary, permanent and circular mobility have for migrant and non-migrant workers, their families and their employers. Two implicit assumptions will be tested. First, that circularity is a realistic alternative to both strictly temporary labour and permanent settlement because there exists a large enough pool of prospective migrants and returnees interested in engaging in circular mobility. Secondly, that circularity benefits the involved parties, including migrants, their families and their areas of origin, more than traditional forms of migration.
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Lives in limbo: Migration experiences in Australia's education-migration nexus

Authors Shanthi Robertson, Anjena Runganaikaloo
Year 2014
Journal Name ETHNICITIES
Citations (WoS) 28
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94 Journal Article

Getting angry with honest people': The illicit market for immigrant 'papers' in Cape Town, South Africa

Authors Theresa Alfaro-Velcamp, Robert H. McLaughlin, Gahlia Brogneri, ...
Year 2017
Journal Name MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 2
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95 Journal Article

Tackling Germany's Demographic Skills Shortage: Permanent Settlement Intentions of the Recent Wave of Labour Migrants from Non-European Countries

Authors Andreas Ette, Lenore Sauer, Barbara Hess
Year 2016
Journal Name JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION AND INTEGRATION
Citations (WoS) 2
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96 Journal Article

The ripple effects of deportations in Honduras

Authors Cecilia Menjivar, Nestor Rodriguez, Juliana E. Morris
Year 2018
Journal Name MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 1
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97 Journal Article

Foreign Language Proficiency of Intra-European Migrants: A Multilevel Analysis

Authors Michael Braun
Year 2010
Journal Name EUROPEAN SOCIOLOGICAL REVIEW
Citations (WoS) 5
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98 Journal Article

Growing Restrictiveness or Changing Selection? The Nature and Evolution of Migration Policies

Authors Hein de Haas, Katharina Natter, Simona Vezzoli
Year 2018
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION REVIEW
Citations (WoS) 26
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99 Journal Article

The Migration-Development Nexus Evidence and Policy Options State-of-the-Art Overview

Authors Ninna Nyberg-Sorensen, Nicholas Van Hear, Poul Engberg-Pedersen
Year 2002
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION
Citations (WoS) 94
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100 Journal Article
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