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

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Watch: Speed Geeking the Many Aspects of Migration

Watch our fast-paced introduction to REMINDER's research on intra-EU migration, filmed in Oxford for the 2018 ESRC Festival of Social Science.

Highlights

March 28, 2019

Turning the camera around: who watches the watchers?

Rob McNeil discusses how REMINDER’s research into media practices turns the camera upon news reporting on migration in Europe, revealing how and why different narratives and themes about migration have taken hold in different countries, and what led the people creating these stories to operate in such different ways.

March 13, 2019

Patterns of Migration in the European Union

REMINDER's research team at Maastricht University has produced a wide-ranging, user-friendly summary of available data on migration stocks and flows within the EU. Their work shows that, when it comes to analysing trends in intra-EU migration, the definition of 'migration' that is used plays a large part in determining the results of the research.

News & Events

July 4, 2019

SEMINAR: Screening Asylum in a Culture of Disbelief: The Hidden Legacy

A seminar with Dr Olga Jubany at the Centre on Migration, Policy and Society at Oxford University.

July 2, 2019

CANCELLED: Seminar and Book Launch: Human Geopolitics: States, Emigrants, and the Rise of Diaspora Institutions

A seminar and book launch with Dr Alan Gamlen (Monash University)

May 5, 2019

Fourth Workshop on Migration, Health, and Well-Being, 5-6 May, 2019

Two day workshop on migration, health, and well-Being at the University of Pittsburgh with keynote speakers Jennifer Hunt (Rutgers University) and Hillel Rapoport (Paris School of Economics).

Publications

18 July 2019

Immigration and Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Germany

Despite the growing body of literature on the labour market impacts of immigration, evidence remains mixed and inconclusive, and additional case studies are necessary to clarify when and why impacts are positive or negative for native populations. In this report, the authors explore the impact of immigration on the likelihood of natives claiming unemployment benefits in Germany — the country which is, by some standards, the main migrant receiving country in Europe. 

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