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(2009) Mobility and Human Development. Human Development Research Paper 2009/01. New York City: UNDP.

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Hein de Haas is Co-Director of the International Migration Institute (IMI) of the Department of International Development and the University of Oxford.

His research focuses on the links between migration and processes of development and globalisation. He did extensive fieldwork in the Middle East and North Africa and, particularly, Morocco.

In 2009, Hein de Haas was awarded a Starting Grant by the European Research Council (ERC) for DEMIG, a five year (2010-2014) research project on the determinants of international migration.

Hein de Haas's current work includes:

  • The determinants of migration
  • Migration and development
  • The role of states and policies in migration processes
  • African-European migration
  • Global migration futures
International Migration Institute
Oxford Department of International Development
3 Mansfield Road
Oxford OX1 3TB
United Kingdom


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