The National Centre of Competence in Research
22 October 2020 - 21 January 2021, online @ University of Neuchâtel

Public Lecture Series Fall/Winter 2020

Human movement and inequalities

The Public Lectures of the nccr – on the move aim at fostering an interdisciplinary debate and present original research on migration and mobility or related topics. For Fall 2020, the topic of the Public Lectures is ‘human movement and inequalities’. Each lecture is delivered by an internationally renowned scholar who presents his/her recent research on the topic, followed by a debate with the audience. The Public Lectures take place once every month from 18:15 to 19:45.

Participation is free and open to participants from all over the world. The Public Lectures are held in English.

The Public Lectures will be streamed online on The National Centre of Competence in Research nccr- on the move YouTube channel.

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22 October

Solidarity, Immigration and Social Class

Prof. Lea Ypi, London School of Economics and Political Science

26 October

Does Immigration Increase Crime? Migration Policy and the Creation of the Criminal Immigrant

Prof. Francesco Fasani, Queen Mary University of London

This lecture takes place from 18:15 to 19:45 at the University of Lausanne IDHEAP, Quartier UNIL-Mouline, Amphimax, Room 414

19 November

Diversity Ideologies and Ethnic Inequalities: The Interplay of Diversity Policies, Norms and Attitudes

Prof. Karen Phalet, KU Leuven

10 December

Labor Market Integration of Refugees and Refugee Settlement

Prof. Anna Piil Damm, Aarhus University

21 January 2021

New Forms of Mobility and Immobility

Prof. Biao Xiang, Oxford University

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