Geneva, 26 May 2016: Income, Population and Migration Flows in the 21st Century. Public lecture by Frédéric Docquier, Université Catholique de Louvain.

Public Lecture Series of the nccr – on the move. Spring 2016.
Transnational Perspectives and Future Prospects of Migration and Mobility

The third Public Lecture Series of the nccr – on the move will literally be “on the move”, touring Switzerland in order to stimulate and engage with discussions on migration and mobility at different Swiss universities.

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Friday, 26 February 2016
10:00 – 11:45, University of Neuchatel, Espace Louis-Agassiz 1, Room RE.42
Contemporary History from a Transnational Perspective: The Case of Switzerland
Jakob Tanner, Department of History, University of Zurich
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This lecture is organized in cooperation with the “Institut d’histoire” of the University of Neuchatel.


Wednesday, 2 March 2016

18:15 – 19:45, University of Neuchatel, Rue Abram-Louis Breguet 1, Moyen Auditoire (Lecture Hall 301)
The Well-Being of Migrant Families between Africa and Europe: Transnational Effects of National Policies
Valentina Mazzucato, Faculty of Social Sciences and Arts, Maastricht University
Discussant: Janine Dahinden, University of Neuchatel and  nccr – on the move
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Thursday, 7 April 2016
18:15 – 19:45, University of Neuchatel, Rue Abram-Louis Breguet 1, Moyen Auditoire (Lecture Hall 301)
The Politics of Measurement: Issue Definition, Framing and the UK Net Migration Target
Christina Boswell, School of Social and Political Science, University of Edinburgh
Discussant: Dr. Kijan Espahangizi, Center »History of Knowledge«, University of Zurich and ETH Zurich
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Thursday, 28 April 2016
18:15 – 19:45, University of Bern, Main Building, Hochschulstrasse 4, Kuppelsaal
Prospects for International Migration Governance
Andrew Geddes, Department of Politics, University of Sheffield
Discussant: Dr. Tobias Eule, Law Faculty, University of Bern
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Thursday, 12 May 2016
18:15 – 19:45, University of Fribourg, Main Buliding Miséricorde, Av. de l’Europe 20, MIS 3117
Labor and Legal Migration in the EU – State of Play and Prospects
Yves Pascouau, European Policy Centre, Brussels
Discussants:
Niklaus Nuspliger, Political Correspondant, Neue Zürcher Zeitung, Brussels
Dr. Markus Kern, LL.M. (Harvard), Lecturer, Institute for European Law, University of Fribourg
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Thursday, 26 May 2016
18:15 – 19:45, University of Geneva, Unimail, Bd du Pont-d’Arve 40, Room M R060
Income, Population and Migration Flows in the 21st Century
Frédéric Docquier, Institute for Economic and Social Research, Université Catholique de Louvain
Discussant: Prof. Martina Viarengo, Department of Economics / Global Migration Center, Graduate Institute Geneva
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