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Long read: how to deploy the emergency brake to manage migration

Barnard, Catherine and Fraser Butlin, Sarah (2018) Long read: how to deploy the emergency brake to manage migration. LSE Brexit (04 Jul 2018). Website.

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Freedom of movement is one of the 'red lines' that preclude Britain's continuing membership of the Single Market: the PM believes the referendum was a clear rejection of the principle. But could the UK deploy an 'emergency brake' at regional (rather than national) level to help manage EU migration and thereby qualify for European Economic Area membership? Catherine Barnard and Sarah Fraser Butlin (University of Cambridge) look at how it might be possible to allay Leavers’ fears.

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Additional Information: © 2018 The Authors
Divisions: European Institute
School of Public Policy
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Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
J Political Science > JV Colonies and colonization. Emigration and immigration. International migration
Sets: Departments > European Institute
Departments > Government
Research centres and groups > Institute of Public Affairs
Collections > LSE Brexit
Date Deposited: 05 Dec 2018 14:49
Last Modified: 05 Aug 2021 23:16

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