Emigration: Don't leave me this way?

Held at LSE on 16 May 2013.

Presentations from this meeting can now be accessed from the hyperlink in the programme presentation title. Download report of this meeting below:

Emigration - Don't leave me this way - day meeting report

NB: copyright in all presentations remains with the author(s), to whom any requests to reproduce or quote should be directed. Contact details from pic@lse.ac.uk

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 University.

12:20 - 13:00 - Returning from Spain-  Dr Kelly Hall, Senior Lecturer in Sociology, School of Social Sciences, University of NorthamptonUnderstanding

13:00 - 14:00 - Lunch (not provided)

14:00 - 14:40 -  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.

14.40 - 15.20 - A Model-based approach for estimating international migration 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 uncertainty - Carlos Vargas-Silva, Senior Researcher, Migration Observatory, University of Oxford.

16:30 - 17:00 - Panel Discussion & Close