Latest 2019 publications
You will find below all latest publications by members of the MAGYC project. For specific types of publications (academic/press…), please click on the relevant button above.
An initial output of MAGYC’s third work package (“Constructing the Crisis: Actors, Representations and Narratives“), this working paper authored by Iraklis Dimitriadis (UNIMI) seeks to survey the existing empirical evidence on the construction and reproduction of the “crisis-invasion” discourse in Italy with reference to the arrival and settlement of refugees since 2012.
In this first part of a six-part blog series, Elizabeth Rushing (IDMC) retraces the steps of displaced Yemenis, focusing on the relationship between internal displacement and cross-border movements along the displacement continuum, drawing from field research in Yemen, Djibouti, Greece and Germany.
In this article, Elodie Hut (University of Liège) discusses several points of concern related to migration governance, using the example of the EU “migration crisis”, and calls for increased cooperation at both domestic and international levels.
In this article, Gerasimos Tsourapas (Sciences Po) examines the workings of “refugee rentier states” and critiques policy approaches that frame forced displacement as an opportunity for the economic development of the Global South.
In this op-ed, Gerasimos Tsourapas argues against the trend towards migration deals and refugee compacts. They encourage overburdened host states to treat forced displacement as a source of economic rent, with serious implications for refugee protection.