Monthly Report No. 4/2016


Vladimir Gligorov, Isilda Mara, Júlia Varga and Hermine Vidovic

wiiw Monthly Report No. 4, April 2016
43 pages including 1 Table and 27 Figures

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  • Graph of the month: General government expenditure by function, 2006 and 2014, in % of GDP (p. 1)
  • Opinion corner: Identity politics: about identity or politics (by Vladimir Gligorov; pp. 2-4 )
  • Labour market integration and access to education for extra EU-28 immigrants (by Isilda Mara; pp. 5-8)
  • Outmigration of Hungarian medical doctors before and after EU accession (by Júlia Varga; pp. 9-13)
  • Trade-off between skills development and migration: the Croatian labour market (by Hermine Vidovic; pp. 14-18)
    Recommended reading (pp. 19-20)
  • Statistical Annex: Monthly and quarterly statistics for Central, East and Southeast Europe (pp. 21-42)


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

Keywords: identity politics, nationalism, refugee crisis, labour market integration, education, extra-EU migrants, migration, migration of medical doctors, migration before EU accession, migration after EU accession, skill development, labour market, trade-off

Countries covered: Croatia, European Union, Hungary, New EU Member States, SEE

Research Areas: Labour, Migration and Income Distribution