Friday, June 27 / 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM   •   Lecture Room 238

Session 73:
Immigration and the welfare state

Chair: Charles Jones, University of Toronto

  1. Immigrants' dependence on economic assistance in Sweden 1950-1968Daniel Rauhut, University West

  2. Intergenerational contact in European transnational families: a case study of BelgiumTom De Winter, Vrije Universiteit Brussel ; Suzana M. Koelet, Vrije Universiteit Brussel ; Helga A. G. de Valk, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) and Vrije Universiteit Brussel

  3. Border controls, benefits, and rights: how states shape migration patterns in a world of multiple origins and destinationsMariola Pytlikova, VSB-Technical University of Ostrava ; Alicia Adsera, Princeton University ; John Palmer, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

  4. Poverty and pension protection among elderly immigrants in BelgiumLine De Witte, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven ; Sofie Vanassche, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

  5. Work or social transfers – the sources of income and characteristics of immigrants from Poland to four EU countries based on survey informationKatarzyna Saczuk, Warsaw School of Economics ; Pawel A. Strzelecki, Warsaw School of Economics

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