Posted on: 16 January, 2019
Application deadline: March 31, 2019

Workshop Series on Migration, Globalization and the Knowledge Economy, Utrecht University, the Netherlands

THE CALL FOR PAPERS IS NOW OPEN

Call for Papers

Workshop Series on Migration, Globalization and the Knowledge Economy

Economic Urban Transitions (EUT) at the Department of Human Geography and Planning of Utrecht University is pleased to announce the 2nd workshop on “Migration, Globalization and the Knowledge Economy”, to be held in Utrecht, May 16-17, 2019.

A non-exhaustive list of topics of interest includes:

  • High-skilled migration and innovation
  • Diversity and innovation
  • Diasporas and knowledge diffusion
  • The mobility decisions of skilled migrants
  • Temporary migration and knowledge sharing
  • Migration and innovation-based start-ups formation
  • Migration flows and MNC
  • Skill-selective migration policies
  • Historical studies of skilled migration

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:

  • INA GANGULI,  UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS Amherst
  • UFUK AKCIGIT,  UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO

 

KEY DATES

  • Submission 20/12/2018-31/3/2019
  • Acceptance notification 10/4/2019
  • Registration 16/4/2019-2/5/2019
  • Workshop dates 16-17/5/2019