Latest Literature Review: Impacts and Particularities of Care Migration Directed towards Long-term Care: Zooming in on Slovakia and Romania
April 3, 2018
Long-term care for the elderly and disabled – including the provision of such care in Western European countries by migrants from Central and Eastern Europe – has recently become a central concern in a variety of academic fields ranging from migration studies to social policy research. This latest literature review looks at the home care industry and the provision of such care by migrants in private households. Focusing on two receiving countries – Austria and Italy – and their respective sending countries -Slovakia and Romania, the authors provide a comprehensive literature review and highlight cross-national variations in terms of care migration.
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