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Open PhD Workshop

We are happy to announce that we are organizing an online IILME PhD workshop on April 29th, 2022, 15:00-16:00.  The IILME PhD Network aims to provide support to PhD students working on topics at the intersection of migration, labour market dynamics and access to welfare resources. During… Read More »Open PhD Workshop

The Value of Human Labour

On February 26th, 2021, the Work and Equalities institute at the University of Manchester is organising an online interdisciplinary discussion of critical issues confronting human labour under Covid-19. The topics of discussions are: Conflicting Covid narratives: The value of supermarket work and implications for the… Read More »The Value of Human Labour

ETUI Webinar, 19 January 2021

On January 19th, ETUI is organising a webinar on trade union strategies to organise migrant workers in Europe. How can migrant workers contribute to trade union revitalisation ?

Book recommendation

Banerjee, A.V. & E. Duflo (2019), Good Economics for Hard Times. Better Answers to Our Biggest Problems. United Kingdom: Allen Lane/ Penguin Random House. In 2019, Abhijit Banerjee was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences along with his two co-researchers Esther Duflo and… Read More »Book recommendation

2021 IMISCOE Spring Conference

The Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS) at the University of Oxford is organising the 2021 IMISCOE Spring conference on March 22-23 2021 (online event) on the topic of Messaging Migration and Mobility. You can find out more about the call for papers (deadline… Read More »2021 IMISCOE Spring Conference

Welcome to our blog

Welcome to the IILME website and especially to our blog on mobile and migrant labour in times of, and beyond, COVID-19. In the classic contribution by Castles and Miller (1993), our times were named “The Age of Migration”. We have seen for some years the… Read More »Welcome to our blog