Migration

The number of people fleeing poverty, persecution, war, famine or natural desasters – or simply looking for better living conditions has increased precipitously in recent years, and is likely to increase further. So far, the global community is lacking a concerted strategy to deal with this trend. These summaries present the latest research on mass migration as well as policy recommendations.


Summaries

How Workers Abroad Weaken Dictators Back Home

Abel Escribà-Folch et al.

Foreign Affairs, 2021

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The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration

Isabel Wilkerson

Random House, 2010

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Sarah Harper

Oxford UP, 2019

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Could a Heartland Visa Help Struggling Regions?

Adam Ozimek et al.

EIG, 2019

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One Man’s Escape from North Korea

Masaji Ishikawa

Amazon Publishing, 2018

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How the Refugee Crisis Is Changing the World Economy.

Malia Politzer and Emily Kassie

Huffington Post Highline, 2016

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Rethinking Refugee Policy in a Changing World

Paul Collier and Alexander Betts

Oxford UP, 2017

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Economist Films

Economist Films, 2018

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How to Stem the Flow of Migrants

Sabina Henneberg and Mieczyslaw P. Boduszynski

Foreign Affairs, 2017

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Could a New Transnational Polity Help Solve the Refugee Crisis?

Nicholas Van Hear

Foreign Affairs, 2017

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