• Bulgarians & Romanians

    How does the British press portray A2 migrants?
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    Is there a 'balloon effect'?
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    What do we know about migration between the UK and EU member states?
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  • The Migration Observatory

    A short history of our inception, development and achievements.
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    How is immigration portrayed in the British press?
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    What does the the latest census data tell us about migrants in Britain?
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  • Britain's '70 Million' Debate

    Key numbers, issues and trade-offs associated with the UK's debate over a 70 million population limit
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    Understanding Public Opinion on Immigration in Britain
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  • Top ten report

    The top ten problems with information about migration in the UK
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  • COMPAS

    The Migration Observatory is a project of Oxford University's Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS).
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Romanians and Bulgarians coming to the UK in 2014: Influx or exaggeration?

30th December

On 1 January 2014 the UK - and all other EU countries - were legally required to end any 'transitional' controls that had been placed on Romanian and Bulgarian migrants’ access to...

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