27 Jan 2015
Womenomics: Solution for Japan’s Decline?
Author: Tomoko Kiyota, Annette Bradford, Rachel Ianacone, Henry Lawton, Tom Le, Seongmin Lee, Naohito Miura, Daichi Uchimura
Pacific Forum CSIS
This paper discusses the implications of the "Womenomics" policy put forward by Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to improve women's advancement in society and their participation in the workforce.
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26 Jan 2015
Migración, trabajo y amenazas al sistema de pensiones: balance del período 1996-2014
Author: Carmen González Enríquez
Elcano Royal Institute of International and Strategic Studies
Este trabajo discute los desafíos demográficos en España del período 1996-2014.
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15 Jan 2015
Unconfirmed but Still Feared: The Tidal Wave of Bulgarians and Romanians One Year Later
Author: Andreia Ghimis
European Policy Centre (EPC)
A year ago a number of EU states lifted employment restrictions on Romanian and Bulgarian citizens.
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5 Jan 2015
Commitment to Development Index 2014
Author: Petra Krylová, Owen Barder
Center for Global Development (CGD)
This brief discusses the Commitment to Development Index (CDI) 2014, which ranks countries in terms of the effectiveness of their aid programs.
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New Approaches, Alternative Avenues and Means of Access to Asylum Procedures for Persons Seeking International Protection
Author: Elspeth Guild, Cathryn Costello, Madeline Garlick, Violeta Moreno-Lax, Minos Mouzourakis
Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)
This paper looks at the EU's Common European Asylum System (CEAS) and assess the need and potential for new approaches for those seeking asylum in the EU.
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Haitian Migrant Workers in the Dominican Repulic: A Different Framework
Author: Wenche Hauge
Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre (NOREF)
This brief looks at unregulated cross border migration from Haiti into the Dominican Republic.
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Origins and Evolution of Zionism
Author: Liora Halperin
Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)
This footnote discusses Jewish history and politics, focusing on the rise of the Zionist movement in Europe and its evolution into a settlement and nation-building project in Palestine.
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Europe's Asylum and Migration Crisis
Author: John Dalhuisen, Elspeth Guild, Sue Le Mesurier
According to the International Organization for Migration, more than 3,000 migrants bound for European shores died crossing the Mediterranean in 2014.
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