ROLE OF EUROPEAN MOBILITY AND ITS IMPACTS IN NARRATIVES, DEBATES AND EU REFORMS

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Launch of our new interactive online tool

Visit 'Understanding Migration and Free Movement in the European Union', a choose-your-own-adventure resource based on the findings of the REMINDER project

Highlights

The Challenge in Mapping Multilingual Media Coverage on Migration and Freedom of Movement in Europe

Our team at the University of Vienna used computer-assisted techniques to analyse 1.5 million news articles in seven 7 languages, building a map of migration media discourse across Europe from 2000-2017. In a post for our blog, Fabienne Lind and Jakob-Moritz Eberl reflect on this challenging, cutting-edge work.

Watch: Migration into and out of the UK after Brexit

In this panel conversation, held on 29 October 2019 in Oxford, REMINDER researchers discussed how Brexit would be likely to affect migration into and out of the UK and public debate about it.

News & Events

November 19, 2019

WEBINAR: Understanding the possibilities and limitations of data on intra-EU migration

A webinar on what the available data has to tell us about the patterns and dynamics of intra-EU migration.

November 11, 2019

NEWSLETTER: Autumn 2019

View our latest newsletter.

November 6, 2019

WATCH: Migration into and out of the UK after Brexit

Watch our panel conversation on migration into and out of the UK after Brexit, held at Oxford on 31 October 2019.

Publications

04 November 2019

Education Moderating Effects on Free Movement Attitudes: A Comparative Approach

Media is likely to play a role in forming people’s attitudes toward political topics such as intra-EU migration. Education is perceived as one of the most important factors moderating media influence. In this study, researchers conducted a panel analysis in seven European countries to investigate whether and how people’s level of education affects the extent […]

04 November 2019

Monitoring and Mapping Migration in the EU with Existing Data

This paper provides an overview and discussion of the main databases available to aid understanding of migration within the European Union. The paper maps existing data sources and evaluates them for their usefulness and quality in supporting intra-EU migration research. In addition to a desk review of sources, European migration data experts were interviewed for […]

04 November 2019

Multilingual Dictionary Construction: A Roapmap to Measuring Migration Frames in European Media Discourse

Research using computer-assisted multi-lingual text analysis is still relatively sparse, and methods tend to focus on West-European languages only. This working paper provides a review of the state-of-the-art of research in multi-language computer-assisted methodologies, with a focus on so-called ‘dictionary approaches’.

Latest Tweets

Research tends not to be linear. To showcase the work of @EU_REMINDER we wanted reflect that all of our research themes are connected. That's where @jjosephmiller & @designbysoapbox stepped in;
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4/6 The 4 ‘standard’ drivers of migration - work, study, family, or escaping turmoil fail to take into account the myriad of reason a person might want to live in another country - adventure, curiosity, better weather !
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2/6. Learning from @EU_REMINDER about the impact of migrants on wages suggests small effects on average and potentially larger effects in specific occupations. (and perhaps 'low wage' is a better term than 'low-skilled') #Immigration
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