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Evidence from Sweden: how local governments shape migration policies

Nyhlén, Jon and Lidén, Gustav (2022) Evidence from Sweden: how local governments shape migration policies. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) blog (09 Feb 2022). Blog Entry.

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While migration policies are typically set by national governments, local governments play a key role in managing the settlement of migrants and their integration into society. Based on an analysis of Swedish migration policy in the aftermath of the 2015-16 migration crisis, Jon Nyhlén and Gustav Lidén shed light on the significance of the local level of government for migration policy.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2022 The Authors
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JZ International relations
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
J Political Science > JS Local government Municipal government
J Political Science > JV Colonies and colonization. Emigration and immigration. International migration
Date Deposited: 11 Apr 2022 14:24
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 10:32

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