Chapter

Welfare or work: migrants’ selective integration in Finland

Saara Koikkalainen, Timo Tammilehto, Olli Kangas, Marja Katisko, Seppo Koskinen and Asko Suikkanen

in Migration and welfare in the new Europe

Published by Policy Press

Published in print January 2011 | ISBN: 9781847426444
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447302797 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1332/policypress/9781847426444.003.0008
Welfare or work: migrants’ selective integration in Finland

Show Summary Details

Preview

This chapter studies immigration to Finland using two different angles. The first is from the point of view of the social-security system, while the second is from the point of view of labour-market integration. The chapter provides a summary of immigrant access to social security and discusses the question of labour-market integration. This discussion is based on recent research on immigrants in Finland.

Keywords: immigration; Finland; social-security system; labour-market integration; immigrant access

Chapter.  7233 words. 

Subjects: Migration Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.