September 10, 2020
Filipino Health Workers Protest Overseas Work Restrictions
By Nick Aspinwall
A nurses’ group has called for the government to lift a deployment ban imposed in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
June 26, 2020
A Brief, Cautionary, History of Japan-US Immigration
By Kaoru Ueda
Migration policies are influenced by a complicated mix of labor markets, geopolitics, trade and diplomacy -- and often have unintended consequences.
June 23, 2020
The Uneven Effects of US Restrictive Immigration Policy for Chinese Nationals
By Robert Farley
The Trump administration’s immigration will have negative -- but uneven -- effects on both the United States and China.
April 08, 2020
COVID-19 Stalls Immigration to Australia
By Grant Wyeth
After the pandemic, will Canberra return to accepting immigrants? It will need them.
June 10, 2019
Suketu Mehta’s Manifesto: This Land is Our Land
By Krzysztof Iwanek
This Land is Our Land is a defense of people’s right to migrate and a strong critique of Trump’s migration policies.
March 15, 2019
Mass Shootings at New Zealand Mosques Kill 49; 1 Man Charged
By Nick Perry and Mark Baker
“It is clear that this can now only be described as a terrorist attack,” New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said.
August 15, 2018
Assam’s ‘Miya’: Proving You Are Indian
By Priyanka Borpujari
How India’s National Register of Citizens alienates Assam’s Bengali-speaking Muslims.
June 22, 2017
India's Real Migration Challenge Has Little to Do With Skilled Visas and the United States
By Sahana Kumar
Internal migratory trends within India deserve greater attention.
February 02, 2017
What Can India and China Learn From Each Other About Diaspora Policy?
By Rachel Brown
China and India have massive overseas diasporas. How do they strategically leverage this important resource?
January 28, 2017
From Uzbekistan to Missouri: An Immigration Story
By Catherine Putz
An Uzbek family's journey to America; ice fishermen in Kazakhstan; and politics in Tajikistan. Weekend reads.
September 02, 2016
India Introduces First Foreign Residency Scheme (Only Millionaires Need Apply)
By Ankit Panda
The new immigration status is a bid to make foreign direct investment in India more attractive.
September 15, 2015
Japan’s Immigration Reluctance
By Kyla Ryan
Despite its demographic crisis, Japan isn’t interested in relaxing its immigration controls.