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Event | 3 May 2012
Halvor Mehlum and Gry Østenstad on the political economy of migration policies.
CMI Working Paper | Feb 2020
Countries in Latin America, Asia, and Africa exposed to the environmental consequences of climate change are predicted to see voluntary and forced internal ...
climate migration, multivariate analysis, host community, distance, perception, Bangladesh
U4 Brief | Jan 2018
To incentivise the return of rejected asylum-seekers and irregular migrants, most European states support Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration ...
Report in External Series | Nov 2014
Empirical studies in the migration literature indicate that migration is often welfare improving for the migrant. But it is also possible that youth migrants ...
migration, youth, unemployment, rural-urban, Ethiopia, Africa
CMI Report | Jan 1994
This report presents an empirical analysis of the dynamics of the community of Béninois (Popo) migrant fishermen in Pointe-Noire. The treatment ...
Fishermen, Migration, West Africa, Central Africa, Republic of Congo
CMI Working Paper | Jul 2014
Poverty has declined dramatically in Nepal since the end of the conflict. The sharp increase in revenues primarily comes from remittances. From a household’s ...
Remittances, migration, fertility, poverty, Nepal
Does changing the narrative improve host community attitudes to climate migrants? Experimental evidence from Bangladesh
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2019
A number of studies suggest that our narratives about the situation of the poor and vulnerable affect how we view them and treat them. Theoretically, ...
Inter-generational Determinants of Migration Decisions: The Case of International Labour Migration from Nepal
Journal Article | Mar 2016
The article explores the deep determinants of migration decisions, with a focus on what appears to be a particularly profitable pathway out of poverty: ...
Event | 10 Dec 2015
How can we promote migration research at CMI and UiB that responds to regional and international migration crises?
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2001
The fishery of the Fante town Moree in Ghana and its network of migrants in West Africa is here understood as a social field, whose institutions are key ...
Migration, institutions, fisheries management, Africa: Ghana, West Africa
Prolifération des institutions et performance économique: L'accès aux ressources des pêcheurs migrants á Pointe-Noire (Congo)
Book Chapter | Jan 2000
Prolifération des institutions et performance économique: L'accès aux ressources des pêcheurs migra
A place-based framework for assessing resettlement capacity in the context of climate change induced displacement
CMI Working Paper | Feb 2020
Place-based resettlement capacity assessments to identify potential resettlement places for climate migrants are needed to guide climate change related ...
climate change, migrants, displacement, livelihoods, resettlement, assets, conditions
Intergenerational determinants of occupational choice: The case of international labor migration from Nepal
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2013
We study the deep determinants of occupational choice, with a focus on what appears to be a particularly profitable pathway out of poverty, overseas labor ...
Livelihood strategies, poverty trap, Nepal
Journal Article | Jan 2019
Midtøsten er i dag blitt en permanent lagringsplass for flyktninger og migranter og kan derfor sammenliknes med en regional flyktningleir, en superleir....
Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraqi Kurdistan
Rural-urban linkages in sub-Saharan Africa: Contemporary debates and implications for Kenyan urban workers in the 21st century
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
Despite the rapid rate of urbanisation in Africa, most migrants retain links to their rural origins. Many households pursue a circular migration strategy ...
Urbanization, Urban workers, Rural-urban links, Africa South of Sahara, Kenya, Africa: Kenya
News | 12 Jun 2014
Poverty is in decline in Nepal. Steady economic growth and labour migration is part of the explanation.
Journal Article | Jan 2000
Researching forced migration issues, in a war or post-war context, poses numerous problems. Defining a forced migrant is not always easy, and there is ...
Project | Jan - May 2003
This Ph.D. project investigates migrant workers in manufacturing industries in Nairobi and their households, which derive an income from agricultural ...
Migration, Livelihood strategies, Kenya
CMI Brief | May 2019
Why did Poland´s conservative government, the Law and Justice Party, launch an attack on the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people (LGBT) ...
Poland, Uganda, Zimbabwe
Programme | Jan 2010 - Dec 2012
This three-year institute programme (IP) studies how human rights protection for forced migrants (refugees and internally displaced persons, IDPs) can ...
forced migration, IDPs, refugees, peacebuilding, Lebanon, Cyprus, Afghanistan/Pakistsn