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The asylum amnesty ‘scandal’: mind the gap

Balch, Alex (2010) The asylum amnesty ‘scandal’: mind the gap. Democratic Audit UK (08 Jun 2010). Website.

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A new government, a period of fiscal restraint, problems over a massive asylum backlog, a failed Home Office IT project…. the Coalition in 2011? No – New Labour in 1999. Governments might change, but the gap between policy aims and outcomes (or the difference between what politicians say will happen and what actually gets done) seems as large as ever when it comes to immigration and asylum policies.

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Additional Information: © 2010 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
J Political Science > JV Colonies and colonization. Emigration and immigration. International migration
K Law > KD England and Wales
K Law > KD England and Wales > KDC Scotland
Date Deposited: 14 Jun 2017 11:49
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 18:10

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