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Cas Mudde is an Assistant Professor in the Department of International Affairs at the University of Georgia. The bulk of his academic work has been in the broad field of extremism and democracy and he is involved in various projects on populism, focusing particularly on the relationship between various types of populism and liberal democracy worldwide.
This report focuses on the effects of migration on political extremism in North America, Western Europe, and Central and Eastern Europe. The author explores nativist reactions, analyzes the role of migration in the identity and discourse of nativist actors, examines public effects of their impact on migration policies, and summarizes ways in which states respond to anti-immigrant extremism.