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Migration Information Source - All Articles

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MPI's Kimberly Hamilton and Jennifer Yau analyze the major challenges and policy responses surrounding the migration of health care workers from developing countries.

Dean Yang of the University of Michigan explains how a change in currency values prompted families in the Philippines to invest more in education and enterprises.

Our updated country profile on France by MPI’s Kim Hamilton and INED’s Patrick Simon now includes information on the headscarf debate and new asylum data.

Ron Hayduk and Michele Wucker, directors of the Immigrant Voting Project, outline the history of non-citizen voting rights in the U.S. and the arguments on both sides of the issue.

MPI's Divya Pakkiasamy describes how "Saudiization" efforts are intended to reduce Saudi Arabia's dependence on foreign labor.

MPI's Deborah Meyers and Jennifer Yau highlight data from the 2003 Yearbook of Immigration Statistics.

Jeffrey S. Passel of the Urban Institute examines how demographics, politics, and geography affect the political impact of Latinos and Asians.

Policy BeatCongressional Leaders Consider Homeland Security Bill...
H-1B Visa Cap for 2005 Reached on First Day of Fiscal Year...
USCIS Releases New Immigrant Orientation Guide...
Policy Beat In Brief...

Peggy Levitt of Wellesley College and Harvard University explains how migrants can belong to two or more societies and what this trend means for policymakers.

Elizabeth Grieco takes a detailed look at the foreign born from the Dominican Republic in the United States.

Security Clearances Cause DHS to Slow Application Processing...
9/11 Commission Releases Report on Terrorist Travel...
Government Reports Encourage Additional DHS Visa Reform...

Tsuneo Akaha of the Monterey Institute of International Studies looks at emerging migration patterns in North Korea, China, Russia, and Japan.

Dilip Ratha of the World Bank outlines recent research findings on remittances and points out the gaps in our knowledge.

Botswana has rapidly evolved from a migrant sending country to a migrant receiving country, according to Kate Lefko-Everett of the Southern Africa Migration Project.

Beverlee Bruce of the Social Science Research Council provides a field-based look at Liberia's post-conflict reconstruction.

MPI Associate Policy Analyst Erin Patrick maps out the latest developments in the evolving refugee crisis in and around Sudan's Darfur region.

DHS Expands Expedited Removal Effort...
Biometric Passports Delayed, Biometric Exit Program to Expand...
DHS Extends Stays for Mexican Border Cardholders...
USCIS Changes Work Permit Rules...
Montserratians Lose Temporary Protected Status...

Hania Zlotnik of the UN Population Division focuses on the challenges of analyzing data on migration in Africa.

Aderanti Adepoju of the Human Resources Development Centre in Lagos provides an overview of Africa's dynamic migration flows, examining trends ranging from feminization to diversification.

MPI Senior Demographer Elizabeth Grieco takes a detailed look at the population of African foreign born in the United States.

Sally E. Findley of Columbia University examines Malians' age-old solution to their economic difficulties: migration.

MPI Senior Policy Analyst Muzaffar Chishti looks at the wider implications of the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling on the rights of "enemy combatants."

MPI's Betsy Cooper and Senior Demographer Elizabeth Grieco map out the characteristics of Canadians in the United States.

9/11 Commission Report Links Security, Immigration Policy...
Kerry Outlines Ideas on Immigration Reform...
Hmong Refugees Resettled to the United States...
U.S. and Mexico Sign Pact on Social Security...
State Department Halts Mail Renewal of Visas...

Christine Inglis provides an update on the competing economic, political, and cultural forces that are challenging Australia's migration policy makers.

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