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Paul Collier, an expert on African economies, has written a poorly researched book on immigration, Exodus, that is full of holes, as Michael Clemens pointed out in his review in Foreign Affairs. On Al Jazeera’s Head to Head programme presented by Mehdi Hasan, I was part of a panel challenging his views.  Watch it here I speak […]

Posted 26 Aug 2015 in Al Jazeera, Blog, Immigration
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My column for Foreign Policy Tweet

Posted 26 Aug 2015 in Blog, Europe, Foreign Policy, Immigration
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I participated in a debate in City AM about this with Steven Woolfe, UKIP’s immigration spokesman. Tweet

Posted 11 Aug 2015 in Blog, Britain, Business, Immigration
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Posted 11 Aug 2015 in Blog, Britain, City AM, Immigration
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I was interviewed by Thomas Mulhall for the publication New Eastern Europe. Tweet

Posted 11 Aug 2015 in Blog, Immigration, Poland, Population
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My piece for CapX Tweet

Posted 10 Aug 2015 in Blog, Britain, CapX, Immigration
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Britain is becoming more like London: its people are increasingly diverse, urban, university-educated, international, and socially liberal. This cosmopolitan future is overwhelmingly a good thing, and one which today’s politicians neglect at their peril. That is the essential message of Jeremy Cliffe’s clear-eyed and persuasive paper, which ought to be carefully read and digested by […]

Posted 30 Jul 2015 in Blog, Britain, Diversity, Immigration, Policy Network
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I was interviewed about migration for Dutch magazine Vrij Nederland by Marco Visscher Tweet

Posted 13 Jun 2015 in Blog, Immigration, Netherlands, Vrij Nederland
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My piece for the New York Times Tweet

Posted 06 May 2015 in Blog, Europe, Immigration, New York Times
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My article for CapX Tweet

Posted 24 Apr 2015 in Blog, CapX, Europe, Immigration
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Apart from cut our tax burden, boost innovation, improve our quality of life etc etc. My piece for the Guardian’s Comment is Free Tweet

Posted 24 Mar 2015 in Blog, Immigration, The Guardian
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I’m quoted in City AM. Tweet

Posted 27 Feb 2015 in Blog, Britain, Immigration
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Posted 29 Jan 2015 in Blog, CapX, Immigration
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Svenska Dagbladet, 25 September 2014

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My article on the lessons from Sweden’s elections for Svenska Dagbladet Tweet

Posted 06 Oct 2014 in Blog, Immigration, Svenska Dagbladet, Sweden
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Svenska Dagbladet, 5 December 2013.

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Svenska Dagbladet, 27 October 2013.

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I was interviewed about the benefits of immigration and the creation of a pan-European labour market throughout this fantastic Dutch documentary by VPRO TV called Hotel Europe: Go Where the Work Is. Watch it here Tweet

Posted 08 Apr 2013 in Blog, Europe, Immigration, Netherlands
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Die Berliner Republik, 06/12. Wenn Vorbehalte gegen Eingewanderte und Einwanderung laut werden, gehen Progressive nicht selten in Deckung. Das ist ein großer Fehler. Denn sowohl progressive Prinzipien als auch Pragmatismus und ökonomische Vernunft sprechen dafür, Einwanderung und Vielfalt ohne Wenn und Aber zu unterstützen

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CNN México, 19 February 2013. Desde un punto de vista económico y moral, lo mejor sería que todos pudiéramos movernos libremente, como sucedía en el siglo XIX, cuando Estados Unidos tenía fronteras más o menos accesibles. Eso puede parecer una fantasía peligrosa; sin embargo, la reciente experiencia en Europa indica lo contrario.

Posted 23 Feb 2013 in CNN, Immigration, Published articles, United States