Migration for Development: Miracle or Mirage?
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Migration for Development: Miracle or Mirage?

Disproportionate economic development and rapid globalization has altered labour systems across the globe—to the point that it has caused massive economic migrations and political displacements particularly in the global South.[i] As such, migration is increasingly becoming an important concern for international development platforms that seek to understand the benefits and consequences of a globalizing labour … Continue reading

Awesome social science reads: #TDOPicks of the week
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Awesome social science reads: #TDOPicks of the week

Editor’s Note: This week, starting on Sunday, we bring you #TDOPicks: our choice of the most interesting news and features on social sciences this week. Tell us what you’re reading by tweeting @DailyOpium with #TDOPicks. “Technology shortens language, but the meaning stays,” Kim Magi, The Record. When teenagers shorten and abbreviate their messages, the language … Continue reading