Globalizing Migration Regimes : New Challenges to Transnational Cooperation

By: Palme, JoakimContributor(s): Tamas, KristofMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandResearch in Migration and Ethnic Relations Series: Publisher: Farnham : Ashgate Publishing Ltd, 2012Description: 1 online resource (347 p.)ISBN: 9780754685647Subject(s): Emigration and immigrationGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Globalizing Migration Regimes : New Challenges to Transnational CooperationDDC classification: 304.82 | 304.8'2 LOC classification: JV6011.S86 2006Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; Notes on Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; INTRODUCTION; 1 Transnational Approaches to Reforming Migration Regimes; PART 1: TRANSNATIONAL TRENDS OF MIGRATION AND POPULATION; 2 Transnational Migration: Conceptual and Policy Challenges; 3 The Boom and Bust of Net Migration? A 40-year Forecast; PART 2: GAINS AND DRAINS OF SOURCE COUNTRIES; 4 An Economic View on Brain Drain; 5 Remittances and Labour Source Countries; 6 Migration, Development and Conflict
7 'Medical Exceptionalism' in International Migration: Should Doctors and Nurses Be Treated Differently?8 Ghanaian Health Workers on the Causes and Consequences of Migration; PART 3: PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES OF MANAGING MIGRATION IN DESTINATION COUNTRIES; 9 A Philosophical View on States and Immigration; 10 Citizenship: International, State, Migrant and Democratic Perspectives; 11 Legal and Irregular Migration for Employment in Italy and France; 12 Labour Migration and Organized Interests: The Swedish Model; PART 4: TRANSNATIONAL COOPERATION AND REGIONAL MIGRATION PROCESSES
13 Asian Labour Migration and Regional Arrangements14 Cooperation and Barriers to People and Goods: Examples from Africa; 15 Challenges and Opportunities of International Migration for Europe and its Neighbourhood; 16 Western Hemispheric Integration and Migration in an Age of Terrorism; 17 Towards an International Regime for Mobility and Security?; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X
Summary: It has been half a century since the Geneva Refugee Convention came into place, but there is still no comparable international regime which provides for the increasing phenomenon of mobile economic migrants. This volume brings together an international team of authors to examine the prospects for improvements in cooperation and for the establishment of a framework of basic global or regional norms of conduct.
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Cover; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; Notes on Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; INTRODUCTION; 1 Transnational Approaches to Reforming Migration Regimes; PART 1: TRANSNATIONAL TRENDS OF MIGRATION AND POPULATION; 2 Transnational Migration: Conceptual and Policy Challenges; 3 The Boom and Bust of Net Migration? A 40-year Forecast; PART 2: GAINS AND DRAINS OF SOURCE COUNTRIES; 4 An Economic View on Brain Drain; 5 Remittances and Labour Source Countries; 6 Migration, Development and Conflict

7 'Medical Exceptionalism' in International Migration: Should Doctors and Nurses Be Treated Differently?8 Ghanaian Health Workers on the Causes and Consequences of Migration; PART 3: PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES OF MANAGING MIGRATION IN DESTINATION COUNTRIES; 9 A Philosophical View on States and Immigration; 10 Citizenship: International, State, Migrant and Democratic Perspectives; 11 Legal and Irregular Migration for Employment in Italy and France; 12 Labour Migration and Organized Interests: The Swedish Model; PART 4: TRANSNATIONAL COOPERATION AND REGIONAL MIGRATION PROCESSES

13 Asian Labour Migration and Regional Arrangements14 Cooperation and Barriers to People and Goods: Examples from Africa; 15 Challenges and Opportunities of International Migration for Europe and its Neighbourhood; 16 Western Hemispheric Integration and Migration in an Age of Terrorism; 17 Towards an International Regime for Mobility and Security?; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X

It has been half a century since the Geneva Refugee Convention came into place, but there is still no comparable international regime which provides for the increasing phenomenon of mobile economic migrants. This volume brings together an international team of authors to examine the prospects for improvements in cooperation and for the establishment of a framework of basic global or regional norms of conduct.

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