Monthly Report No. 4/2014


Michael Landesmann, Sandra M. Leitner, Isilda Mara and Hermine Vidovic

wiiw Monthly Report No. 4, April 2014
29 pages including 13 Tables and 8 Figures

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  • Graph of the month: Top five destinations of Romanian and Polish migrants in the EU 28, net inflow
  • Opinion corner: Does liberalisation of access to EU labour markets change migration patterns? (by Michael Landesmann, Isilda Mara and Hermine Vidovic)
  • Mobility patterns in the European Union: the role and impact of migrants (by Michael Landesmann and Sandra Leitner)
  • Lifting of restrictions for Romanian and Bulgarian migrants, and potential migration to Austria (by Isilda Mara)
  • Migrants in Italy, the United Kingdom and Austria: a comparison (by Hermine Vidovic)
  • Recommended reading
  • Statistical Annex: Selected monthly data on the economic situation in Central, East and Southeast Europe


Reference to wiiw databases: wiiw Monthly Database

Keywords: migration, liberalisation of labour markets, migration patterns, mobility patterns, impact of migrants, migrants, potential migration, restriction on migration, satisfaction of migrants, survey on migrants

Countries covered: Bulgaria, European Union, New EU Member States, Poland, Romania, Serbia

Research Areas: Labour, Migration and Income Distribution