Working Papers

  • 29-May-2019

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    Talent Attractiveness Working Paper

    This paper introduces a new set of indicators aimed at benchmarking how OECD countries fare in attracting talented migrants. Three different profiles of talent are considered: workers with graduate (master or doctorate) degrees, entrepreneurs, and university students.

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  • 16-May-2018

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    wp204-Assessing the role of migration in European labour force growth by 2030

    This paper aims to identify the drivers of changes in working-age population and active population in European countries, and in particular the role of migration flows.

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  • 16-May-2018

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    wp203-The contribution of migration to the dynamics of the labour force in OECD countries

    This paper evaluates the contribution of migration to past and future labour market dynamics across OECD countries.

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  • 3-April-2017

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    Finding the Way: A Discussion of the Finnish Migrant Integration System

    While the number of migrants in Finland remains small, the relatively short history of migration in Finland has led to a number of integration challenges.

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  • 14-February-2015


    Working papers on migration

    List of working papers on migration

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  • 18-November-2014

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    A New Profile of Migrants in the Aftermath of the Recent Economic Crisis

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  • 10-January-2014

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    WORKING PAPER N° 155 Migration as an adjustment mechanism in the crisis? A comparison of Europe and the United States

    Whether migration can be an equilibrating force in the labour market is an important criterion for an optimal currency area. The migration reaction to high labour market disparities is of interest particularly within the Eurozone, which lacks an exchange-rate mechanism. This paper compares pre- and post-crisis migration movements at the regional level in both Europe and the United States.

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  • 14-February-2012

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    The labour market integration of immigrants and their children in Switzerland

    Labour market integration of immigrants in Switzerland is generally successful: three quarters of immigrants in Switzerland are in employment – more than in any other OECD country. However, some groups are disadvantaged and at risk of being left behind, according to a new report.

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  • 27-July-2011

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    International Migrants in Developed, Emerging and Developing Countries: An Extended Profile (Social, Employment and Migration Working Paper No 114)

    This paper provides a detailed picture of immigrant and emigrant populations around the year 2000 based on the new global bilateral migration database DIOC-E.