Transnational Press
作者:Sarah Hackett
来源:[J].Migration Letters, 2015, Vol.12 (1), pp.1-12TP
摘要:Drawing upon a collection of oral history interviews, this paper offers an insight into entrepreneurial and residential patterns and behaviour amongst Turkish Muslims in the German city of Bremen. The academic literature has traditionally argued that Turkish migrants in Germ...
作者:Jamal Bouoiyour , Amal Miftah
来源:[J].Migration Letters, 2015, Vol.12 (1), pp.13-27TP
摘要:This article attempts to assess empirically the impact of remittances on household expenditure and relative poverty in Morocco. We apply propensity score matching methods to the 2006/2007 Moroccan Living Standards Measurement Survey. We find that migrants’ remittances can im...
作者:Merja Paksuniemi
来源:[J].Migration Letters, 2015, Vol.12 (1), pp.28-37TP
摘要:This article seeks to demonstrate how Finnish refugee children experienced living in Swedish refugee camps during the Second World War (1939–1945). The study focuses on children’s opinions and experiences reflected through adulthood. The data were collected through retrospec...
作者:Craig Loschmann , Melissa Siegel
来源:[J].Migration Letters, 2015, Vol.12 (1), pp.38-49TP
摘要:In an insecure environment like Afghanistan it is believed that many families consider establishing household members at different geographic locations, frequently abroad, as a way to hedge against risks to a sustainable livelihood. With this in mind, this study examines whether ...
作者:David McCollum , Elina Apsite-Berina
来源:[J].Migration Letters, 2015, Vol.12 (1), pp.50-66TP
摘要:A burgeoning body of literature exists in relation to the role of social networks in connecting migrant workers with employment opportunities, particularly in lower wage jobs. This evidence points to social networks being an attractive recruitment channel from the perspective of ...
作者:Shannon Morreira
来源:[J].Migration Letters, 2015, Vol.12 (1), pp.67-78TP
摘要:Drawing on anthropological fieldwork conducted in Musina and Cape Town, South Africa in 2010 and 2011, in this paper I present a qualitative analysis of the (largely illegal) means of entry of Zimbabwean research participants into South Africa, and their attempts to seek leg...
作者:Daniel Makina , Andries Masenge
来源:[J].Migration Letters, 2015, Vol.12 (1), pp.79-90TP
摘要:Using a dataset of migrants who migrated to South Africa over the period 1979-2007, we investigate the time pattern of remittances and the determinants of remittances. We find that the level of remittances first increases with the time spent in the host country and later on decli...
作者:Pinar Yazgan , Deniz Eroglu Utku , Ibrahim Sirkeci
来源:[J].Migration Letters, 2015, Vol.12 (3), pp.181-192TP
摘要:With the growing insurrections in Syria in 2011, an exodus in large numbers have emerged. The turmoil and violence have caused mass migration to destinations both within the region and beyond. The current "refugee crisis" has escalated sharply and its impact is widening from neig...
作者:N. Ela Gökalp Aras , Zeynep Şahin Mencütek
来源:[J].Migration Letters, 2015, Vol.12 (3), pp.193-208TP
摘要:The relationship between ‘foreign’ and ‘immigration and asylum’ policy is complex and has significant consequences beyond these policy areas. Despite their ever increasing importance, migration and refugee studies have been rarely tackled within the foreign policy dimen...
作者:Burcu Togral Koca
来源:[J].Migration Letters, 2015, Vol.12 (3), pp.209-225TP
摘要:Turkey has followed an “open door” policy towards refugees from Syria since the March 2011 outbreak of the devastating civil war in Syria. This “liberal” policy has been accompanied by a “humanitarian discourse” regarding the admission and accommodation of the refu...


资源合作, +86-10-82896619   意见反馈