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  • May 29, 2014

    Immigration debate within the UK Labour party continues

    The UK Labour MP Diane Abbott has advised the Labour party leader Ed Miliband not to implement an approach similar to UKIP (UK Independence Party) in order to chase the anti-immigrant vote.

    The UK Labour MP Diane Abbott has advised the Labour party leader Ed Miliband not to implement an approach similar to UKIP (UK Independence Party) in order to chase the anti-immigrant vote.

  • May 27, 2014

    Europe must do more for Roma integration, says Martin Kahanec

    The Roma are the largest ethnic minority in Europe—as well as one of the most disadvantaged. A severe lack of data measuring Roma populations and their socio-economic conditions is precluding swift progress; however, existing bits of evidence point to virtuous ways out.

    The Roma are the largest ethnic minority in Europe—as well as one of the most disadvantaged. A severe lack of data measuring Roma populations and their socio-economic conditions is precluding swift progress; however, existing bits of evidence point to virtuous ways out.

  • May 27, 2014

    The mobility challenge for growth and integration in Europe

    IZA World of Labor’s Editor-in-Chief Klaus F. Zimmermann had contributed to the fourth issue of European Debates.

    IZA World of Labor’s Editor-in-Chief Klaus F. Zimmermann had contributed to the fourth issue of European Debates.

  • May 27, 2014

    Working without borders

    IZA World of Labor contributors are calling for a “genuine European labor market without borders.”

    IZA World of Labor contributors are calling for a “genuine European labor market without borders.”

  • May 22, 2014

    Klaus Zimmermann discusses the “hypocrisy” of German pension proposals

    IZA World of Labor’s Editor-in-Chief Klaus F. Zimmermann wrote an opinion piece in the UK’s Financial Times, outlining his views on Germany’s proposed pension reforms.
     

    IZA World of Labor’s Editor-in-Chief Klaus F. Zimmermann wrote an opinion piece in the UK’s Financial Times, outlining his views on Germany’s proposed pension reforms.
     

  • May 20, 2014

    China migration on the rise

    Analysts have noted a change in global migration patterns, with more and more people settling in China.

    Analysts have noted a change in global migration patterns, with more and more people settling in China.

  • May 20, 2014

    Permanent migration to Germany up 40%

    Permanent migration to Germany rose nearly 40% in the year to 2012, driven in part by the economic crisis in the eurozone.

    Permanent migration to Germany rose nearly 40% in the year to 2012, driven in part by the economic crisis in the eurozone.

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