Posts tagged ‘Immigration’

  • UV lights illuminate security features at a German passport that is placed in a passport validation device of the federal police at the Girls Day career event in Berlin Global Agenda Councils Article

    Why supporting migration makes good business sense

    Once you wade through the myths and misperceptions that have depicted migration so negatively in recent years, there is… more

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    How immigration creates jobs and boosts wages

    Fears that immigration takes jobs away from natives and imposes significant costs on taxpayers continue to shape… more

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    What if rich countries shut the door on immigration?

    Ian Goldin, Director of the Oxford Martin School, warns that a backlash against immigration would wreak havoc on… more

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    Why it pays to make travel easier

    Tourism today accounts for 1 in 11 jobs. It is also the second largest industry globally, representing 9.5% of global… more

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    The four main barriers to talent mobility in Africa

    Flexible immigration procedures are essential for skilled workers to move easily between countries and businesses… more

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    No country should close the door on talent

    I have a strict principle not to comment on political matters and, as a democrat, I must accept the results of… more

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    Europe’s voters are lashing out at domestic politics, not the EU

    Most post-election commentary has concentrated on the “shocking” surge of anti-establishment, mostly Eurosceptic… more

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    The bright side of Europe’s (relative) decline

    All the talk of Europe’s decline that I was bombarded with as I began to report on the EU had a corollary that was… more

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    Do Europeans really fear migrants?

    Far-right parties are set to make substantial gains in the European Parliament election. Though analysts differ on… more

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    On the trail of the most wanted Nazi

    The break came in the form of a tip, not to law enforcement but to a journalist. “I can’t tell you on the phone… more

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    Why migrants are our cities’ untapped potential

    Which two cities in the world do you most associate with immigration? And which two cities would you say are the most… more

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    Can immigration lead to economic prosperity?

    Racial, ethnic and religious conflicts are on the front pages of newspapers. In fact, many countries, including in… more

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    What leads inventors to migrate?

    Many countries are currently debating and reforming their immigration policies. One prominent question in these… more

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    Can immigration reform reach the finish line?

    Current conventional wisdom in Washington, DC is that immigration reform can’t happen. The House of Representatives… more

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    How to fit 10 billion people on one planet

    Earth is home to millions of species. Just one dominates it. Us. As we continue to grow towards a global population of… more

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    Have banks helped or hindered India’s poor?

    For better or worse, the 2008 financial crisis has put the financial sector again at the centre of public debate… more

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    How migration makes the world richer

    One defining feature of the world economy in recent decades is increasing migration. These cross-border flows have led… more

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    World Refugee Day: ‘We’re people, too…’

    The boot on my back didn’t hurt, but it was firm. I turned over and looked up into the face of a West German… more