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Registration for all EU residents in the UK will be a 'formidable' task

Registration for all EU residents in the UK will be a 'formidable' task | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Britain will face the “formidable” task of identifying and registering nearly 4 million EU nationals living in the UK before Brexit so it can guarantee their right to remain, migration experts have warned.

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Article cites Jonathan Portes, Research Fellow at the NIESR

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Economists negative about UK migration policies

Among respondents to the fifth monthly survey of the Centre for Macroeconomics, there is overwhelming support for the view that migration will increase the average income of current UK inhabitants.

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The article cites a survey by the Centre for Macroeconomics (CFM) – an ESRC-funded research centre including the University of Cambridge, the London School of Economics (LSE), University College London (UCL) and the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR).

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European immigrants in Britain 'significantly higher' than official figures claim

European immigrants in Britain 'significantly higher' than official figures claim | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

The number of European Union migrants working in Britain may be under-counted by hundreds of thousands in official figures, new analysis suggests.

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The article includes comment by Jonathan Portes, a research fellow for the ESRC-funded UK in a Changing Europe initiative

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FactCheck: do immigrants pay their way?

FactCheck: do immigrants pay their way? | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Way back in 2011 we tackled the issue of “benefits tourism” – the notion that immigrants were heading to Britain with no intention of working, intending only to access our benefits system.

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