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Newcomers in the North: Labor Market Integration of Refugees in Northern Europe

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ESO, Etablering på arbetsmarknaden, Företagandets villkor, immigration, Integration, Patrick Joyce

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After receiving more than 2 million asylum seekers in 2015-16, European countries are turning to the task of integrating the newcomers, including getting refugees into work. This article explores labor market integration of refugees in five Northern European countries—Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, and Sweden—drawing key lessons for today from the experiences of earlier groups of humanitarian arrivals.

Joyce, P. (2018). Newcomers in the North: Labor Market Integration of Refugees in Northern Europe, Migration Policy Source, February 27th, 2018.


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