Determinants of International Migration (DEMIG) POLICY
DEMIG POLICY assesses for each policy measure whether it represents a change towards more restrictiveness (coded +1) or less restrictiveness (coded -1) within the existing legal system. Besides this main assessment of change in restrictiveness; every policy change is also coded according to the policy area (border control; legal entry; integration; exit); policy tool (recruitment agreements; work permit; expulsion; quota; regularization; resettlement; carrier sanctions; etc.); migrant group (low- and high-skilled workers; family members; refugees; irregular migrants; students etc.) and migrant origin (all foreign nationalities; EU citizens; specific nationalities etc.) targeted.
|Temporal Coverage Start||1945|
|Temporal Coverage End||2013|