ODI Publication: Journeys to Europe – the role of policy in migrant decision-making

The Overseas Development Institute has published research which aims to improve understanding of the role that migration policies play in the decisions migrants make along their journeys, Journeys to Europe: the role of policy in migrant decision-making. The paper and policy…

50 free eprint versions of article on Educational performance of children of migrant parents in Ghana, Nigeria and Angola by V. Cebotari and V. Mazzucato

Cebotari, V. and V. Mazzucato (2015). Educational performance of children of migrant parents in Ghana, Nigeria and Angola. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, Online first. Abstract: There is no empirical research on the school performance of children who live separated…

Article by Claudia Engelmann on academia and the refugee crisis

Article by Claudia Engelmann on academia and the refugee crisis

Claudia Engelmann co-authored an article for the online version of the German newspaper Die Zeit. Entitled ‘Wir mischen uns in die Flüchtlingskrise ein’ (‘We do intervene in the refugee crisis’), her piece is a reply to the often heard criticism that…

50 free eprint versions of article on "Economic Integration to Send Money Back Home" by Ö. Bilgili

50 free eprint versions of article on “Economic Integration to Send Money Back Home” by Ö. Bilgili

Bilgili, Ö. (2015). Economic Integration to Send Money Back Home? Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies 13 (4):379-400. 50 free eprint versions available here. Abstract: This article investigates the links between economic integration and remittances sending behavior through the cases of Afghan, Burundian, Ethiopian,…

50 free eprint versions of new JEMS article on immigrant naturalisation

Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies (JEMS) 50 free eprint versions of new JEMS article on immigrant naturalisation: The ecology of immigrant naturalisation: a life course approach in the context of institutional conditions by Floris Peters, Maarten Vink and Hans Schmeets Follow this link: http://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/MPnXh6Eb835jdvsq6z6p/full

MACIMIDE researchers publish study on statelessness for European Parliament

Practices and Approaches in EU Member States to Prevent and End Statelessness by Gerard-René DE GROOT (Maastricht University), Katja SWIDER (University of Amsterdam) and Olivier VONK (Maastricht University and University of Liège) This study was commissioned by the European Parliament’s Policy…

IMISCOE Newsletter 08/November 2015

Call for Papers – IMISCOE 13th Annual Conference in Prague – 30th June – 2nd July 2016 Deadline: 1st February, 2016 All submissions (papers, research panels and workshops) must be submitted no later than 1st February (24:00 CET). All submissions should be made online…

Costica Dumbrava led international debate on the future of ius sanguinis

Costica Dumbrava led the European Union Democracy Observatory on Citizenship (EUDO) forum debate on the future of descent-based citizenship. Dumbrava’s kick-off contribution provoked 14 elaborate responses from political philosophers, lawyers and political scientists from around the world. Dumbrava’s rejoinder to the debate…

UNU NEWSLETTER ON MIGRATION- Issue 13, October 2015

UNU NEWSLETTER ON MIGRATION From UNU-MERIT and the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance http://www.merit.unu.edu/migration-news/

Newsletter: European Web Site on Integration

74th issue of the European Web Site on Integration‘s newsletter Mainstreaming refugee integration with EU funds On 25 September, the European Commission met with managing authorities of the European Social Funds (ESF) and Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived…