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Author Solimano, Andrés

Title International migration in the age of crisis and globalization : historical and recent experiences / Andrés Solimano

Publ Info New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010
 RWU Main Library  JV6021 .S65 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  JV6021 S65 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xv, 223 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. Introduction: understanding the trends, themes, and strata of international migration; 2. Why people move or stay put: international migration is the result of compelling and conflicting factors; 3. What happens when international migration happens? The dilemmas posed by migration; 4. How empires, policy regimes, and economic imperatives influenced the mobility of capital and people in the 20th century; 5. Latin America: where volatile economic development, political crises, poverty, and remittance income is a laboratory for studying the determinants of international migration; 6. Who migrates and what they offer: a focus on people and elites with talent, knowledge, and entrepreneurial skills; 7. International migration requires that the global community put it effectively on its agenda
LC subject Emigration and immigration
Emigration and immigration -- Economic aspects
ISBN 9780521194259 (hardback)
0521194253 (hardback)