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Residues of Partition

Abhijit Dasgupta.

in Displacement and Exile

June 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies; Population and Demography. 25941 words.

This chapter examines some aspects of state–refugee relations in West Bengal in the wake of 1947 Partition, and explains the factors that led to conflict between a monolithic state and some...

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The Skills Paradigm

Gurucharan Gollerkeri and Natasha Chhabra.

in Migration Matters

July 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies; Population and Demography. 5837 words.

The world of the 21st century should gear up to move into a global ‘skills paradigm’. It is in the interests of all—including those in advanced stages of development to recognize that...

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Taking India to the World

Gurucharan Gollerkeri and Natasha Chhabra.

in Migration Matters

July 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies; Population and Demography. 5905 words.

India is an important country of origin. While the migration flows are small relative to its population, India’s emigration represents a composite mix of different skill levels, temporary...

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Three Decades in Exile

Abhijit Dasgupta.

in Displacement and Exile

June 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies; Population and Demography. 23974 words.

In this chapter the state–refugee relations have been examined in the context of repatriation of refugees to Sri Lanka on two occasions: in 1987 after the signing of the Peace Accord...

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The Way of the Future

Gurucharan Gollerkeri and Natasha Chhabra.

in Migration Matters

July 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies; Population and Demography. 5915 words.

Despite being a major country of origin, transit and destination, India’s global engagement on migration is sub-optimal. The primary reason for this, in our view, is the absence of a...

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