"A Passport is Not A Panacea" Ground-breaking research by Maarten Vink on citizenship policy and immigrants

"A passport is not a panacea but it can make a big difference in an immigrant’s life".

Maarten Vink (Chair of Political Science, UM) was granted funding from European Research Council (ERC) to conduct research on studies the relation between migrant naturalisation and integration. The project, MiLifeStatus, investigates why, how, and for whom legal status transition matter, and how varying policies impact on this relation.

For brief overview of the findings so far, see here, and the MiLifeStatus website for further information on the project: https://www.milifestatus.com/

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