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Migration and Development Within and Across Borders: Research and Policy Perspectives on Internal and International Migration

In order to improve understandings of the similarities, differences, and connections between internal and international migration and their impacts on development, scholars and practitioners expert on these issues within Asia, Latin America, Africa, and North America convened in November 2005 in New York City.  This path breaking collection of selected and revised essays was first published by the International Organization on Migration, which has generously agreed to our making them available here as well as at the IOM website (

This project was supported by the International Organization on Migration, the Economic and Social Research Council, and the Center on Migration and Policy and Society.

To download the individual chapters or the book in its entirety, go to: Across Borders Online Forum
Program Director
Josh DeWind
Associate Program Director
Jennifer Holdaway