In 2015 kwamen 1,8 miljoen mensen de Europese Unie binnen. Dit aantal zal de komende decennia alleen maar verder groeien. … Continue reading Meedogenloze miljardenbusiness
In times of great emotion taking some distance can generate new perspectives. For sure, in dealing with the huge immigration … Continue reading The migration dilemma
Famous economist Paul Collier’s latest book focuses on the effects of migration; on both the immigrant as the people who welcome them. He manages to stay away from the moral high ground, that so often characterizes publications on this matter. His conclusions are surprising and have the potential to reframe the complex debate around migration. Of course, that would need other stakeholders (aid workers, politicians etc) to take the first exit from the moral high way as well. A good start would be to read this book, as Collier makes a strong ,empirical, point that moderate immigration is the best; for all parties involved.