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

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Meet the REMINDER team

The REMINDER project includes participation from 14 consortium partners across Europe.

Highlights

June 13, 2018

Understanding the political conflicts around free movement in the European Union: A conceptual framework for an institutional analysis

This REMINDER project study provides a theoretical framework for an institutional analysis of why some EU Member States have called for more restricted access for EU workers to welfare benefits whilst others have not.

June 20, 2018

Behind the scenes of migration media reporting

This paper presents findings on how the media cover issues of mobility and migration in four Central/Eastern European countries, including in Hungary, Poland, Romania, and Slovenia.

News & Events

June 12, 2018

NEWSLETTER: Roundup Spring 2018

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

May 23, 2018

SEMINAR: Blessing or Burden? The Impact of Refugees on Businesses and the Informal Economy, 27 September 2018

Sadra Rozo of the University of Southern California will present a paper on the impact of refugees on businesses and the informal economy.

May 22, 2018

Blog: National institutions vs EU policies?

This is the latest blog by Prof. Martin Ruhs and Prof. Joakim Palme looking at why and how differences in welfare states and other national institutions can contribute to political conflicts about the rules for the free movement of workers in the European Union. To read the blog, click here.

Publications

19 June 2018

Rethinking social security coordination: From tinkering to radical reform

This paper outlines how the social security system works, analyses the main challenges and tensions at the heart of it and evaluates the proposed reforms against other possible options.

19 June 2018

Free Movement in the European Union: An Audit

This paper explores some of the main controversies surrounding free movement. It examines whether the roots lie in the way the system was designed, or in how it is implemented in practice. It also explores the history and original rationale for free movement and analyses whether it has fulfilled its overarching objectives.

19 June 2018

EU citizenship and free movement: Troubled partners, or a mutually reinforcing relationship?

This paper explores the concept of European citizenship and how it helps or hinders the free movement of people within the EU.

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