Partie de rapport
Demography and Migration
Citizens in an Interconnected and Polycentric World
European Union Institute for Security Studies
65 - 78 p.
The economic crisis of 2008 has also had an important impact on human mobility and may lead to a considerable shift in migration patterns. As the economies of traditional host societies in Europe and North America struggle to recover in the midst of declining job and profit opportunities, migrants may decide to return definitively to their countries of origin, or to engage in ‘circular’ migration (...).