immigration policy

Publication date: 1 Oct 2017 | Publication type: Journal article/book/chapter | Theme: Education & Labour | Authors: Rolfe, H | Journal: Social Policy and Society No. 4 Vol. 16 | Pages: 623-634 | Publisher: Cambridge University Press
In the last ten years, EU migrants have come to play an important role in the UK labour force. They have become increasingly present in low-skilled occupations, where the largest proportional increase has been migration from Eastern and Central European countries. Drawing on research carried out...
Publication date: 25 Apr 2019 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | Theme: Employment & Social policy, Exiting the EU & Britain after Brexit | Authors: Rolfe, H, Runge, J, Hudson-Sharp, N | JEL classification: J48, J60 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 248 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
As Britain prepares to leave the EU immigration policy has come to the top of the policy agenda. The Brexit vote was seen as a vote against free movement and new policies are aimed at introducing more restrictive controls. The report by the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) in September 2018...