Topic : Migration

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    The economics of America’s immigration changes

    The President of the United-States announced sweeping changes to the immigration system via… more

  • Splinters of ice peel off from one of the sides of the Perito Moreno glacier during the southern hemisphere’s winter months, near the city of El Calafate Forum Article

    How climate change will drive migration

    According to the UN World Population Prospects, the global population is expected to exceed 8.4 billion by… more

  • Gloved hands of army nurse seen during demonstration of an isolation chamber at Bundeswehr Clinc in Koblenz Global Agenda Councils Article

    Why travel bans will not stop the spread of Ebola

    Around the world, international migration from countries in West Africa affected by the Ebola crisis is… more

  • A man stands near the fence surrounding Insein prison as he waits for a family member to be released, in Yangon Forum Article

    How to eliminate statelessness

    The office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has announced a major campaign, #ibelong, to… more

  • A man is reflected on the glass facade of the Bonn Post Tower in Bonn Global Agenda Councils Article

    How can sluggish Europe get ahead in 2015?

    Despite tentative signs of progress in Britain, economic output in the euro bloc is still struggling. In… more

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    How can we handle the backlash against immigration?

    Anti-immigrant hostility is a major concern around the world, yet this topic failed to reach… more

  • An employee counts Indian currency notes inside a private money exchange office in New Delhi Forum Article

    Why migrants need transparency on money transfers

    “I have sent loads of money to my family over the last years and I am tired of spilling almost 10… more

  • People from different nationalities are seen in Dubai Forum Article

    How to reverse the brain drain

    In 1968, while studying at the Mons Officer Cadet School in the United Kingdom, I needed… more

  • File photo shows employees of Fiat SpA working on a new “Panda” car at the Fiat plant in Pomigliano D’Arco Forum Article

    How to tackle skills shortages

    Just a couple of years ago, we were wondering what it would take to get the world’s economies moving… more

  • A man holds up his son for a photo in front of a cherry tree in full blossom in Central Park in New York Forum Article

    Why happiness may make you worse off

    Recent interest in the psychology and economics of happiness has had pronounced… more

  • Resident holds hand of nurse at SenVital elderly home in Kleinmachnow outside Berlin Forum Article

    Five ways to help the rural elderly

    Being busy with everyday life, many of us, including myself, do not spend much time thinking how our lives… more

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    Why emigration matters as much as immigration

    The basis of the debate about migration into European countries… more

  • 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… more

  • Forum Article

    Don’t give up on free trade

    Adair Turner, former chairman of the United Kingdom’s Financial Services Authority and senior fellow of… more

  • Forum Article

    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… more

  • Forum Article

    Open borders: WW1’s forgotten casualty

    The war declarations of August 1914 had far-reaching implications for modern long-distance international… more

  • Forum Article

    Why it pays to make travel easier

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

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    The four main barriers to talent mobility in Africa

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