The Governance of Migrant Labour Supply in Europe, Before and During the Crisis

Ferruccio Pastore
2014 Comparative Migration Studies  
After more than two decades of policy inertia, since the late 1990s a new interest in labour migration arose across Europe and at the EU level. This translated into a new season of policy experimentation which expressed itself in very different forms across the continent. Such an uneven wave of policy change has not been interrupted by the crisis, which however has deeply altered its dynamics, propelling innovation in some countries and blocking it elsewhere. Based on in-depth fieldwork carried
more » ... out in the framework of a comparative research project ( in six European countries VOL. 2, NO. 4, 2014
doi:10.5117/cms2014.4.past fatcat:grbkvgdrwvg3fdhq4qnj5qvlie