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International Migration and Economic Development

Deepak Nayyar

in The Washington Consensus Reconsidered: Towards a New Global Governance

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199534081
eISBN:
9780191714658
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199534081.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter situates international migration in the wider context of the world economy to analyze what it means for economic development, with an approach and focus which represent a departure from ... More


The Effects of Political and Economic Transition on International Migration in Central and Eastern Europe

Marek OkÓlski

in International Migration: Prospects and Policies in a Global Market

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199269006
eISBN:
9780191601309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199269009.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

Until the late 1980s, Central and Eastern Europe was a region relatively isolated from the other parts of the world, and foreign travel was administratively restricted. The freedom of movement ... More


Migration Policy and EU External Relations

Bernd Martenczuk

in EU Migration Law: Legal Complexities and Political Rationales

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780198708537
eISBN:
9780191779497
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198708537.003.0004
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter considers the European Union’s (EU) external activities in the field of migration policy and assesses to what extent there is a common EU external migration policy. The chapter covers ... More


Constructing Migration Status

Cathryn Costello

in The Human Rights of Migrants and Refugees in European Law

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780199644742
eISBN:
9780191741128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644742.003.0003
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter explores the notion of legal and illegal immigration from a dynamic and multilevel perspective. With this perspective, the binary structure of legal/illegal becomes blurred, presenting ... More


Residence as De Facto Citizenship? Protection of Long-term Residence under Article 8 ECHR

Daniel Thym

in Human Rights and Immigration

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780198701170
eISBN:
9780191770579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198701170.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Conventional definitions of state sovereignty include control over the entry and stay of foreigners. The European Court of Human Rights challenges this assumption. Its case law on Article 8 ECHR ... More


Immigration’s Binding Ties

Shannon K. O’Neil

in Two Nations Indivisible: Mexico, the United States, and the Road Ahead

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
February 2015
ISBN:
9780199390007
eISBN:
9780190252441
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199390007.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines immigration as a contentious issue in the relations between Mexico and the United States. It first considers the role of economics, demographics, and public policies in driving ... More


Strait Talk: Crossing (and) the Tradition of Travel Writing

Edwige Tamalet Talbayev

in The Transcontinental Maghreb: Francophone Literature across the Mediterranean

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780823275151
eISBN:
9780823277254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823275151.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter addresses literary engagements with hijra (illegal migration from Africa to Europe) produced in Morocco and Gibraltar in French, Spanish, and Arabic. It reads Mediterranean hijra and its ... More


Epilogue: Living on the Moon

Hans Lucht

in Darkness before Daybreak: African Migrants Living on the Margins in Southern Italy Today

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520270718
eISBN:
9780520950467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520270718.003.0009
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

This epilogue presents the author's reflections about the current situation of Samuel, an illegal immigrant from Ghana. Having obtained documents in Italy, he finally made it out of Naples and found ... More


The Body Stays, but the Soul Returns

Hans Lucht

in Darkness before Daybreak: African Migrants Living on the Margins in Southern Italy Today

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520270718
eISBN:
9780520950467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520270718.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores the difficulties of obtaining information about a person lost in the desert or on the Mediterranean en route to Europe, focusing especially on spiritual assistance. It considers ... More


The North American Idea: A Vision of a Continental Future

Robert A. Pastor

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2015
ISBN:
9780199782413
eISBN:
9780190252526
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199782413.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

In its first seven years, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) tripled trade and quintupled foreign investment among the US, Mexico, and Canada, increasing its share of the world economy. ... More


No Child Left Behind? US Immigration and Divided Families

Guillermina Jasso and Mark R. Rosenzweig

in Migration: Economic Change, Social Challenge

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780198729624
eISBN:
9780191796463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729624.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

It is a great irony that US immigration law, whose cornerstone is family reunification, should divide so many families. Yet little is known about the mechanisms by which parents get green cards and ... More


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