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September 13, 2018

Cross-Border 'mobilities' in the Austrian-Hungarian and Austrian-Slovak Border Regions

Along the borders between the “old“ and the ”new” EU, where sizeable differences in income and economic development persist, cross-border commuting and other forms of economically based cross-border relations have become increasingly relevant. This working paper analyses the perceptions of experts and civil servants of the effects of Eastern European enlargement in the Austrian-Hungarian and the Austrian-Slovak border regions with a particular focus on the labour market and the education sector.

July 16, 2018

Immigration and the Reallocation of Work Health Risks

The findings of this new paper suggest that immigration pushes UK-born workers towards jobs characterized by lower physical burden and injury risk. It suggests that this could reduce overall health care, human, and financial costs.

News & Events

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).

November 8, 2018

Speed-Geeking the Many Dimensions of Migration, Thursday 8 November 2018

1 day event with globally recognized migration scholars presenting their work.

October 31, 2018

NEWSLETTER: Roundup Fall 2018

Check out our latest newsletter, where we highlight some of our project activities, research and upcoming events. Read it here. Sign up for the next newsletter here.


9 August 2018

Comparative report on cross-country media practices, migration, and mobility

This is the last in a series of three papers of work package 11. It looks at the practices of media in the reporting of migration and intra-EU mobility in a set of EU member states: Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and the UK.

6 August 2018

Public Attitudes Toward EU Mobility and Non-EU Immigration: A Distinction with Little Difference

This new paper looks at why some Europeans support immigration from within the EU while rejecting immigration from elsewhere.

11 July 2018

Europeans’ Attitudes To Immigration From Within And Outside Europe: A Role For Perceived Welfare Impacts?

This paper explores to what extent EU citizens distinguish between immigration from within and outside Europe and whether the effects of immigration on welfare services play a role.

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Latest research on migration's costs/benefits @COMPAS_oxford's fun speed event today, esp interesting @tom_western on how refugee populations deal w displacement through sound & @MartinRuhs on how differing social security contributions affect perceptions across EU member states.

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