Michaelmas Term 2018

Migrants and the Economy: Realities and Representations

Thursdays 15:30 - 17:00
64 Banbury Road, Oxford

Convened by: REMINDER

COMPAS Seminar Series, Thursdays, Michaelmas Term 2018

This seminar series is organised as part of the REMINDER project, funded by the European Commission Horizon 2020 Programme, which explores the economic and social impacts of migration and political and media narratives about it. For more information about the seminars or to make an appointment with a speaker please contact Esther Arenas-Arroyo (esther.arenas-arroyo@compas.ox.ac.uk) or Carlos Vargas-Silva (carlos.vargas-silva@compas.ox.ac.uk).

Seminars

11 October

Immigrant franchise and immigration policy: Evidence from the Progressive Era

Costanza Biavaschi, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

18 October

Numbers, narratives, neither, both? How different kinds of message evidence impact public perceptions about immigration in Great Britain

William L. Allen, University of Oxford

25 October

Is it ethnicity or religion? Evidence from a cross-national field experiment on labour market discrimination

Mariña Fernández-Reino, University of Oxford

01 November

Immigration and well-being: A neighbourhood-level analysis

Corrado Giulietti, University of Southampton

08 November

Special event ESRC Social Science Festival

11:00am – 12:00pm: National institutions and the politics of free movement in the European Union with Martin Ruhs, European University Institute
Venue: COMPAS, 58 Banbury Road

2:00pm – 4:00pm: Speed-Geeking Migration Challenge: 12 different speakers on migration. Come and see globally recognized migration scholars present in a fun and accessible format. Drinks reception to follow after the event.
Venue: Kellogg College Hub

15 November

From exodus to exitus: Selective emigration after Germany’s failed 1848 revolutions and the rise of the Nazi party

Toman Barsbai, University of St. Andrews

22 November

Does it really matter how different we are? Ancestry distances and income in the United States

Valeria Rueda, University of Oxford

29 November

Welfare and immigration: Evidence from Germany

Esther Arenas-Arroyo, University of Oxford

Four one-off seminars

Trinity Term 2018

Beyond Impact?

Hilary Term 2018

Refugees and the Economy

Michaelmas Term 2017

Talking Oxford

Trinity Term 2017

Migration Research – where next?

Michaelmas Term 2016

Wellbeing and Migration in the UK

Michaelmas Term 2015

Arrival Cities

Michaelmas term 2014

Borders of the welfare state

Trinity term 2014

Boundaries of Freedom

Hilary term 2014

Rethinking Migration

Trinity term 2013

Migration Journeys

Seminar Series Michaelmas 2012

Everyday multiculturalism

Seminar Series Trinity 2012

Gender, Migration and Citizenship

Gender, Migration and Citizenship

Seminar Series Michaelmas 2009

Immigration and Low-wage Labour Markets

Immigration and Low-wage Labour Markets

Seminar Series Hilary Term 2009

Migration, Welfare and Inequalities

Migration, Welfare and Inequalities

Seminar Series Michaelmas Term 2008

Migration and Cultural Production

Migration and Cultural Production

Seminar Series Trinity Term 2008

Critical Epistemologies of Migration

Critical Epistemologies of Migration

Seminar Series Hilary Term 2008

New Trends in Contemporary Migration

New Trends in Contemporary Migration

Seminar Series Michaelmas Term 2007

Perspectives on African Migration

Perspectives on African Migration

Seminar Series Trinity Term 2007

States and Emigrants

States and Emigrants

Seminar Series Trinity Term 2006

Racism and the new immigration: theories and practices

Racism and the new immigration: theories and practices

Seminar Series Michaelmas Term 2005

The Anthropology of Migration and Multiculturalism

The Anthropology of Migration and Multiculturalism

Seminar Series Trinity Term 2005

Contemporary International Migration – Key Issues

Contemporary International Migration – Key Issues

Seminar Series Hilary Term 2005