This article examines the Government’s immigration policy record, looking at each of the main immigration routes for those coming to this country from outside the European Economic Area.
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NIESR's Jonathan Portes on the Coalition's refusal to publish a new report on immigration
This book, which represents quantitative social science at its very best, explores the extent and nature of the political integration of Britain’s growing ethnic minority population.
New research from NIESR finds that a 1% point increase in the immigrant share in the labour force is associated with an increase in labour productivity of between 0.06 and 0.07 percent.
Ed Miliband is right to put training on the political agenda, but in pointing the finger at firms who recruit skilled migrants, he is attacking the wrong target.
For about five years now, Greece has been giving the euro area authorities a test in economics and politics. The test must be retaken until the authorities produce the right answers.
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RT @NIESRorg: Britain’s stunted ‘recovery’ leaves us wishing for what might have been | Jonathan Portes http://t.co/McLi876GAA via @guardian
The 21st Century Inequality Pushback - by @azizonomics http://t.co/z60idVKBnO
First time buyer affordability - by @resi_analyst http://t.co/8UseiVGIQT
Immigration and the UK labour market - by @Frances_Coppola http://t.co/1TRHOZEyZZ
RT @ShodanAlexM: Good post > MT @Frances_Coppola Text of my talk at Manchester Univ’s PCES yesterday: “The failure of macroeconomics” http:…