SEMINAR: Around the World, More Say Immigrants are a Strength than a Burden

May 1, 2019

Date: Wednesday 1 May 2019

Time: 12pm

Location: COMPAS Boardroom, 58 Banbury Road, Oxford

Speaker: Mark Hugo Lopez

This seminar is sponsored by the REMINDER Project. All are welcome, and lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to for catering purposes.

Mark Hugo Lopez is Director of Global Migration and Demography Research at Pew Research Center. He leads planning of the Center’s research agenda on international demographic trends, international migration, U.S. immigration trends and the U.S. Latino community. He is an expert on immigration globally and in the U.S., world demography, U.S. Hispanics and Asian Americans. Lopez was previously the Center’s director of Hispanic research, and prior to that served as the associate director. Prior to joining Pew Research Center, Lopez served as a research assistant professor at the University of Maryland’s School of Public Policy and as research director of the Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE).


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@britishfuture @sundersays @apoliticalco Very interesting discussion. Some recently published materials that might be useful for participants include the new OUP book (available free) Bridging the Gaps and this recent stuff from @EU_REMINDER:

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