Impact of the Eastward expansion of the European Union on the migration flows in West Europe

Author: Kurt Vogler-Ludwig, Nicola Düll

Publisher: Study on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs

Year: 1999

Language: German

The migration flows from countries in Central and East Europe were subject of several investigations. The following study comprises the analysis of the qualification structure of potential migrants from Central and Eastern European countries, income differences, the economic development in the country of origin and in the country of destination as well as the migration propensity of particular populations groups. Finally, the importance of network migration was assessed.

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