The Migration Policy Centre (MPC) conducts advanced research on the transnational governance of international migration, asylum and mobility. It aims to provide new ideas, rigorous evidence and critical thinking to inform major European and global policy debates. Learn more about us

National Institutions and the Fiscal Effects of EU Migrants

Marcus Österman, Joakim Palme and Martin Ruhs analyse whether and how the fiscal effects of EU migrants vary across European countries with different institutional regimes. Read More …

Foreign assistance and emigration : accounting for the role of non-transferred aid

Mauro Lanati and Rainer Thiele focus on a dimension of heterogeneity that has so far not been considered in the literature, namely whether or not the delivery of foreign aid is associated with a transfer of resources to the recipient country. Read More …

Migration Working Group – Labour Market Integration of Migrants and Refugees, 26 March 2019

Blog post: Why Are Sicilian Mayors Leading the Opposition to Salvini’s Asylum Policies in Italy?

Evaluating the “Salvini Decree”: doubts of constitutional legitimacy

The experiences of women on the migration pathway – and the stories we tell ourselves