Podcast

Inclusive Europe: a journey towards integration

How has immigration become an essential part of the EU? What incentives should be made to encourage EU intra-mobility? Why and how should we proceed to foster refugees' inclusion in the EU? Zsolt Darvas and Manu Bhardwaj of Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth discuss the future of migration within the EU.

By: Date: December 14, 2017 Topic: Global economy and trade


Senior Bruegel fellow Zsolt Darvas discusses the impact and integration of migrants in the European Union, based on a new research paper he has co-authored with Uuriintuya Batsaikhan and Inês Gonçalves Raposo.

Joining him on ‘The Sound of Economics’ is Manu Bhardwaj, vice president for research and insights at the Mastercard Centre for Inclusive Growth, while Sean Gibson takes the reins of his first podcast as the new Bruegel press officer.

Zsolt Darvas has written several blogs ahead of the release of the research paper, the issues of which are discussed in this episode:

How the EU has become an immigration area by Zsolt Darvas

Support for intra-EU mobility of people is on the rise by Zsolt Darvas

The challenge of fostering financial inclusion of refugees by Zsolt Darvas

In addition, watch Bruegel’s event on the same topic: Better policies for people on the move

SPEAKERS

Manu Bhardwaj, Vice President for Research and Insights, Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth, & Zsolt Darvas, Senior Fellow, Bruegel

Credits

Sean Gibson & Giuseppe Porcaro

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