CFP : 2nd workshop on Migration, Globalization and the Knowledge Economy, 16-17 mai 2019, Université d’Utrecht, Pays-Bas — LIMITE : 31/03/2019

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


  • Ina Ganguli (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
  • Ufuk Akcigit (University of Chicago)

For more information: call for papers utrecht workshop