There is an assumption that migrants are pulled to Europe as a 'destination' of choice. New research shows that often isn't the case.
The 60,000 people currently stuck in Greece will probably have to stay there. The EU should help them integrate.
Job prospects are not good for newly arrived refugees in Sweden. But better integration programmes will help.
The U.N. and other leaders met to discuss coordinating an international response to unprecedented numbers of refugees and migrants. Two migration experts examine issues the summits left unresolved.
If it wins, Leave would strip European Union citizens of the automatic right to live and work in the UK in favour of an Australian-style “points-test” system for skilled workers.
This is what could cause the collapse of the EU – and what could save it.
Do terrorists linked to Daesh slip into the groups of migrants streaming toward Europe? Our response to the Paris attacks and any potential manipulations shouldn't fall on refugees' heads.
Viewing human migration through the lens of natural history makes one thing clear: society needs to prepare for more migrations of people and the species we depend on.
How asylum seekers became political pawns in Germany's foreign policy agenda.
A green card lottery would give so-called economic migrants a legal route to Europe.
The Dublin laws means states can return migrants to the country where they first arrived in Europe.
France's policy towards migrants has been to make them invisible – and criminalise their support networks.
An expert spent seven years studying the interactions between locals and immigrants: this is what he found.
The EU's proposal to relocate 40,000 Syrian and Eritrean nationals from Greece and Italy to other EU Member States is not what it seems.
The headlines about thousands of migrants losing their lives at sea are shocking. But as news consumers we hear little about the context pushing these people to leave their homes.
How Europe's resettlement plan breaks down in numbers.
It remains to be seen whether the EU's narrow approach can prevent further deaths in the Mediterranean.
Thanks to a lack of joined-up policy on refugees, the Mediterranean has become the world's most dangerous migrant destination.
The current situation in which thousands are dying is untenable. Here are some ideas.
Whether they are migrants or refugees, people are needlessly dying by the boatload.