III Conference on Immigration in OECD countries - Economic Recession and Migration
Third Annual Conference
December 6th, 2013
OECD Conference Centre, Parigi
The OECD, the French research center in international economics (CEPII), the research team Equippe of the University of Lille, the Fondazione Rodolfo Debenedetti, the University of Luxemburg and IRES (Université Catholique de Louvain) are jointly organizing the Third annual Conference on “Immigration in OECD Countries“.
The conference is devoted to examining the economic aspects of international migration in OECD countries. In particular, this edition aims at shedding some light on the consequences of economic downturn in OECD countries on migration flows and on migrants’ behavior:
The conference is devoted to examining the economic aspects of international migration in OECD countries, looking at migration flows and migrants' behavior:
How do labour migration flows react to changes in economic conditions in destination countries?
What is the impact of the great recession on the composition of migration flows by main categories (labour, family, humanitarian, students) and on destination choices?
What are the available evidence regarding return and secondary migration?
How immigrants and their children are faring in the labour market?