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Return Migration in the Philippines: Issues and Policies

Graziano Battistella

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:
10.1093/0199269009.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

Return migration is a fixed component of temporary labour migration currently organized in Asia. However, as the experience of the Philippines indicates, policies for the reintegration of returning ... More


Theory, Evidence, and Implications

Frédéric Docquier and Hillel Rapoport

in Brain Drain and Brain Gain: The Global Competition to Attract High-Skilled Migrants

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199654826
eISBN:
9780191742095
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654826.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Financial Economics

This chapter reviews the channels through which skilled emigration can affect the source countries. Recent literature suggests that remittances, return migration, diaspora externalities, and network ... More


International Mobility of Researchers and Scientists: Policy Options for Turning a Drain into a Gain

Kristian Thorn and Lauritz B. Holm‐Nielsen

in The International Mobility of Talent: Types, Causes, and Development Impact

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199532605
eISBN:
9780191714627
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199532605.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

High demand for researchers and scientists has led to an increase in skilled migration in recent years. The chapter focuses on improving our understanding of the push and pull factors affecting the ... More


Return Migration and Identity: A Global Phenomenon, A Hong Kong Case

Nan M. Sussman

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028832
eISBN:
9789882207370
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028832.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

The global trend for immigrants to return home has unique relevance for Hong Kong. This work of cross-cultural psychology explores many personal stories of return migration. The author captures in ... More


Migration and Empire

Marjory Harper and Stephen Constantine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199250936
eISBN:
9780191594847
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199250936.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History

During the nineteenth century, the proportion of UK migrants heading to empire destinations, especially to Canada, Australia and New Zealand, increased substantially and remained high. They included ... More


Brain Drain and Brain Gain: The Global Competition to Attract High-Skilled Migrants

Tito Boeri, Herbert Brücker, Frédéric Docquier, and Hillel Rapoport (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199654826
eISBN:
9780191742095
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654826.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Financial Economics

This volume reviews the most recent research on brain drain and brain gain, producing new original results by the means of data sources specifically assembled for this study, and addressing several ... More


Introduction: The Poetics of Return

Iraida H. López

in Impossible Returns: Narratives of the Cuban Diaspora

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780813061030
eISBN:
9780813051307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061030.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The one-and-a-half generation is split among those who uphold the travel ban and those who have dared to go back. The return accomplished by members of this generation responds to the pull that ... More


Return

David Gutman

in The Politics of Armenian Migration to North America, 1885-1915: Sojourners, Smugglers and Dubious Citizens

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474445245
eISBN:
9781474476829
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474445245.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter argues that a surprisingly large number of Armenian migrants returned to the Ottoman Empire between 1890 and 1908 in the face of many obstacles. It demonstrates how in this period, the ... More


Introduction: The British Empire and Empire Migration, 1815 to the 1960s

Marjory Harper and Stephen Constantine

in Migration and Empire

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199250936
eISBN:
9780191594847
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199250936.003.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter opens by describing the changing volume of UK emigration, particularly though not only to empire destinations (and not only to the colonies of ‘white settlement’), as well as the ... More


‘The Meanest Form of Animal’? The Returned Yank in the Cultural Imagination

Sinéad Moynihan

in Ireland, Migration and Return Migration: The "Returned Yank" in the Cultural Imagination, 1952 to present

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781786941800
eISBN:
9781789623246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941800.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The introduction maps out the key assertion of the book: that the Returned Yank surfaces repeatedly and most memorably when questions regarding ‘tradition’ and ‘modernity’ are particularly vexed. ... More


Return migration in later life: International perspectives

John Percival

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447301226
eISBN:
9781447311010
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447301226.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

The main objective of this edited volume is to explore the motivations, decision making processes, and consequences, when older people consider or accomplish return migration to their place of ... More


Return to Poland

Anne White

in Polish families and migration since EU accession

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847428202
eISBN:
9781447303008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428202.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter considers interviewees' opinions about returns, both to live in Poland and for holidays which help shape thoughts about longer-term or permanent return. It provides some general thoughts ... More


Ireland, Migration and Return Migration: The "Returned Yank" in the Cultural Imagination, 1952 to present

Sinéad Moynihan

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781786941800
eISBN:
9781789623246
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941800.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Drawing on historical, literary and cultural studies perspectives, this book examines the phenomenon of the “Returned Yank” in the cultural imagination, taking as its point of departure the most ... More


What are the employment prospects for young Estonian and Slovak return migrants?

Jaan Masso, Lucia Mýtna Kureková, Maryna Tverdostup, and Zuzana Žilincˇíková

in Youth Labor in Transition: Inequalities, Mobility, and Policies in Europe

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190864798
eISBN:
9780190864828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190864798.003.0016
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Communities and Organizations

This chapter addresses patterns of return migration in Estonia and Slovakia. It investigates the selection of emigrants who decide to return home and analyzes their characteristics compared to ... More


Action Effects of OCI on Migration and Development

Daniel Naujoks

in Migration, Citizenship, and Development: Diasporic Membership Policies and Overseas Indians in the United States

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780198084983
eISBN:
9780199082643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198084983.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

For the assessment of the effect of a diasporic membership status like Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) has on India’s development, this chapter explores what its consequences are on ... More


An Uphill Battle: The Contentious Politics of Return

Iraida H. López

in Impossible Returns: Narratives of the Cuban Diaspora

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780813061030
eISBN:
9780813051307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061030.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Chapter 1 provides the necessary historical background to migration and return. It offers a summary of postrevolutionary migration waves, concise information on the Operation Pedro Pan, the policies ... More


Dubious Citizens

David Gutman

in The Politics of Armenian Migration to North America, 1885-1915: Sojourners, Smugglers and Dubious Citizens

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474445245
eISBN:
9781474476829
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474445245.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter examines the politics of Armenian return migration in both the Ottoman Empire and United States between 1890 and 1908. In the mid-1890s, allegations of Ottoman mistreatment of returning ... More


The Conceptual Framework of Migration and Development

Daniel Naujoks

in Migration, Citizenship, and Development: Diasporic Membership Policies and Overseas Indians in the United States

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780198084983
eISBN:
9780199082643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198084983.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter contains a conceptual framework of migration and development. It elaborates upon the meanings, concepts, and metrics of development, India’s development needs, as well as the diasporic ... More


Charting the waters: return migration in later life

John Percival

in Return migration in later life: International perspectives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447301226
eISBN:
9781447311010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447301226.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

This introductory chapter presents the aims, rationale, context, scope and layout of the book, with a brief synopsis of each author's chapter. The chapter begins by reviewing current knowledge as a ... More


The Politics of Armenian Migration to North America, 1885-1915: Sojourners, Smugglers and Dubious Citizens

David Gutman

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474445245
eISBN:
9781474476829
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474445245.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This book tells the story of Armenian migration to North America in the late Ottoman period, and Istanbul’s efforts to prevent it. It shows how, much like the present, migrants in the late 19th and ... More


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