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EMN Ireland Conference: Migration During and After the Economic Crisis

Date Published: 14-06-2013

EMN Ireland Conference: "Migration During and After the Economic Crisis"

 

Date: 14 June 2013EU Presidency logo

Time: 9:30 – 16:00

Venue: The Convention Centre, Spencer Dock, Dublin 1.

This EMN Ireland Conference was an associated event of the Irish Presidency of the Council of the EU. The Conference explored and discussed how the economic crisis has affected immigrants, migratory flows and migration policies in Ireland, Europe and the wider international context. It also considered how future developments may be shaped by such changes.

Press Release

Conference Agenda

09:30

Refreshments / Registration

10:00

Welcome / Opening Address

  • Alan Barrett, EMN Ireland / Economic and Social Research Institute

10:10

‘The Impact of the Great Recession on Migration Flows and Labour Market Outcomes of Immigrants in the OECD’:

‘North-South Migration: An International Overview’:

Q&A Discussion

11:15

Coffee

11:40

‘Migration as a Adjustment Mechanism in a Crisis-Stricken Europe’:

‘Application of Quotas in EU Member States as a Measure for Managing Labour Migration from Third Countries’:

  • Magnus Ovilius, Directorate-General Home Affairs, European Commission

Q&A Discussion

12:45

Lunch

14:00

‘Ireland’s Recession and the Immigrant/Native Earnings Gap’:

‘Spain: From (Massive) Immigration to (Vast) Emigration?’:

 ‘International Migration in Lithuania: Trends and Challenges’:

Q&A Discussion

15:30

Closing Remarks

Download Conference Programme.

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