In current debates in Sweden there are different assumptions about what effect development assistance might have on migration. But what do we in fact know about this, based on recent research?
A new publication from The Migration Studies Delegation (Delmi) (http://www.delmi.se/en) and The Expert Group for Aid Studies (EBA) (https://eba.se/en/) gives an overview of what is known – and not known – about the links between migration and economic development in developing countries.
Migration and development: The role for development aid is written by Robert E.B. Lucas, Professor at Boston