BSPS Day: Emigration - Don't leave me this way?


  • 16 May 2013
  • Graham Wallas Room, London School of Economics, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE
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This day meeting is free and open to all, but pre-registration is requested by emailing the British Socuety of Population Studies Secretariat at Places are limited and early registration is recommended. Full directions will be sent on registration.

Chair –Professor Tony Champion, Vice-President, British Society for Population Studies,

10:30 - 11:00 - Registration
11:00 - 11: 40 - Trends in emigration: what do the official data show?
Joanna Wroe, Office for National Statistics
11:40 - 12:20 - Brits into Frenchmen? British emigration to France since the late 1980s
Dr Susan Collard, Senior Lecturer in French Politics and Contemporary European Studies,
University of Sussex and Helen Drake, Professor of French and European Studies, Loughborough
12:20 - 13:00 - Understanding British emigrants: the view from ethnography
Dr Michaela Benson, Lecturer in Sociology, University of York and Karen O'Reilly Professor of
Sociology, Department of Social Sciences, Loughborough University.
13:00 - 14:00 - Lunch (not provided)
14:00 - 14:40 - Returning from Spain?
Dr Kelly Hall, Senior Lecturer in Sociology, School of Social Sciences, University of Northampton
14:40 - 15:20 - A model-based approach for estimating international emigration for
Local Authorities
Brian Foley, Office for National Statistics
15:20 - 15:50 - Break (tea & coffee provided for all)
15:50 - 16:30 - The policy implications of emigration from the UK: target and
Carlos Vargas-Silva, Senior Researcher, Migration Observatory, University of Oxford.
16:30 - 17:00 - Panel Discussion & Close

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