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The progressive quandary: how to design an immigration policy that balances competing objectives

There is a tension between strong employment rights, a supportive welfare state, equal rights for migrants and locals, and an open, non-selective immigration policy that creates hard decisions for progressive politicians - but the quandary should not be avoided, says Alan Manning.

Alan Manning

24 February 2022

LSE British Politics and Policy

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