CReAM is an independent and interdisciplinary research centre located in the Department of Economics at University College London. CReAM's research focuses on the causes, patterns and consequences of international population mobility and movements affecting UK, Europe and associated global processes. CReAM aims at informing the public debate on migration in the UK and in Europe by providing new insight, helping to steer the current policy debate in a direction that is based on carefully researched evidence without partisan bias. CReAM contributes to the development of new theories and methodological advances in data analysis, ensuring the ability to contribute and inform on a wide range of issues of policy concern, and establishing a reputation for analysis that is accepted as open, transparent and reliable.
Please Call Me John: Name Choice and the Assimilation of Immigrants in the United States, 1900-1930 (Pedro Carneiro, Sokbae Lee and Hugo Reis)
Social capital, entrepreneurship and living standards: differences between immigrants and the native born (Matthew Roskruge, Jacques Poot and Laura King)
Slipping through the Cracks of a Welfare State: Children of Immigrants in Finland (Laura Ansala, Ulla Hämäläinen and Matti Sarvimäki)
Professor Ian Preston's article on the economic effects of high migration in the UK.
Professor Ian Preston's article on the UCL European Institute's website on Free Movement, Refugees and Economic Migrants.
Professor Christian Dustmann and Professor Ian Preston's piece on 'Why Teresa May is Wrong about Immigration'.
CReAM's briefing note on the UK's discussion about immigration.