Workshop: Migration, FDI and outsourcing

28  November 2018    1:30 pm CET

Interacting forces of international economic integration.

In cooperation with:

Research Centre International Economics (FIW) 


wiiw (Rahlgasse 3, 1060 Vienna)


This workshop will analyse the relationships between various channels of international economic integration. In particular we look at relationships between migration networks and international FDI, as well as the relative impact of migration and outsourcing on labour markets and wage inequality.


We kindly ask you to register for the workshop under the following link.


13:30   Entrance, coffee

13:45   Opening Remarks:

14:00   Neil Foster-McGregor (UNU-MERIT) Migration and FDI Flows

14:45   Sandra Leitner (wiiw) Immigration and Offshoring: Two Forces of Globalisation and their Impact on Labour Markets in Western Europe: 2005-2014

15:30   Coffee break

15:45   Stefan Jestl (wiiw) The Relative Impact of Different Forces of Globalisation on Wage Inequality:A Fresh Look at the EU Experience

16:30   Round-up Discussion and Future Plans

17:00   End of Workshop

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