Essays about: "migration decision-making"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 37 essays containing the words migration decision-making.

  1. 1. Putting behavioral assays on fish to the test: Are sociality and scototaxis trials relevant in the wild?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för ekologi, miljö och geovetenskap

    Author : Arno Veenstra; [2020]
    Keywords : Acoustic telemetry; Social network; Sociality; Scototaxis; Migration;

    Abstract : Animal behavior has become a frequently used tool in modern ecology and ecotoxicology, where laboratory behavioral traits are recognized as sensitive endpoints for assessing natural behavior or non-lethal effects of pollutants on animals. Within these research fields, behavioral traits measured in laboratory environments have been used to formulate predictions of ecological consequences that accompany specific behavior. READ MORE

  2. 2. Municipal responses to national refugee settlement policies : A case study of two welcoming municipaleties in Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Jokiaho; [2020]
    Keywords : Public officials; Power; Multilevel Governance; Migration policy; Refugee Settlement.;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates two Swedish municipalities that have vocalised a discontent with Sweden’s recent “Settlement Act,” arguing that they would like to receive more refugees than the national policy allows. Making it an interesting case of decision-making processes within governance studies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Why Irregular? Factors Influencing Asylum Seekers in Migrating Irregularly to Sweden

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Abdullah Yahya; [2020]
    Keywords : Decision-making; Irregular Migration; Syrian asylum seekers; Syria; Sweden;

    Abstract : This research explores the causes and incentivizing factors behind the irregular migration of Syrian asylum seekers to Sweden. The study highlights the opinions from 9 Syrian asylum seekers with previous irregular migration experiences to Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. The influence of Sweden’s place image on the decision-making process of queer migrants

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Thomas Kuijpers; [2019]
    Keywords : Migration; migration decision-making; place image; queer geography; queer migration; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The queer experience has only become relatively recently a topic of study within migration scholarship. Despite it being seen as a ‘special interest’ field, a lot can be learned about processes of migration decision-making overall, by applying queer theory to it. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Common European Asylum System : Challenges and Opportunities in Greece. A Case Study

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Nikiforos Petersen; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to investigate decision-making and policy implementation in the European Union, specifically regarding the Common European Asylum System (CEAS) and to compare how the political intention corresponds to the reality of its implementation, using the example of Greece. Europe’s ability to handle migration and refugee flows has been severely tested in recent years due to the large number of people fleeing wars in Central Asia and the Middle East. READ MORE