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The Complex Effects of Development Aid on Migration

Refugees Deeply, 23 December 2018

Does development aid curb migration? Researchers Mauro Lanati and Rainer Thiele show how aid can deter would-be migrants when it goes to public services, but argue that it would take an unrealistic increase in aid to significantly lower emigration rates.


Dr. Mauro Lanati
Mauro Lanati


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