Monthly Report No. 3/2016


Julia Grübler, Doris Hanzl-Weiss, Stefan Jestl, Michael Landesmann and Sandra M. Leitner

wiiw Monthly Report No. 3, March 2016
45 pages including 1 Table and 30 Figures

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  • Graph of the month: Female migrants as a percentage of the international migrant stock by age group and major area of destination, 2015 / Female migrants as a percentage of the international migrant stock in Europe, 2015 (p. 1)
  • Opinion corner: After the elections in Slovakia: what comes next? (by Doris Hanzl-Weiss; pp. 2-3)
  • Health along the escape route (by Julia Grübler; pp. 4-10)
  • Integration of migrants from different countries of origin in EU labour markets (by Stefan Jestl and Michael Landesmann; pp. 11-15)
  • Intra-EU mobility and push and pull factors in EU labour markets: a panel VAR model (by Michael Landesmann and Sandra M. Leitner; pp. 16-20)
  • Recommended reading (p. 21)
  • Statistical Annex: Monthly and quarterly statistics for Central, East and Southeast Europe (pp. 22-43)


Reference to wiiw databases: wiiw Annual Database, wiiw FDI Database

Keywords: Slovakia, elections, application, life expectancy, migration, refugees, labour market integration, intra-EU mobility, net migration, push and pull factors, unemployment, labour market shortages

Countries covered: European Union, Slovakia, The World

Research Areas: Labour, Migration and Income Distribution