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Jobs and Migration: Learning from Policymakers

April 5, 2017

There are many misconceptions and myths about migrants and their effects on a country’s job market. But migrants can help the economies of both sending and receiving countries, as long as each party pays attention to key areas of policy. Such focus areas were discussed at "Jobs and Migration" courses at the World Bank headquarters in Washington, D.C, which included over 200 policymakers and government representatives from around 70 countries.