New video by Prof. Melissa Siegel on Migration and Poverty

In this video Prof. Siegel looks at the inter-relationship between poverty and migration. She begins this examination by delving into what poverty is, she looks at this by examining both the notions of monetary poverty (absolute and relative) and non-economic poverty. Melissa highlights how poverty can both inspire migration and hinder the practical ability to migrate. Melissa goes on to highlight the ways in which poverty is affected by migration. To watch the video click here.