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Migration Letters is an international leading scholarly journal for researchers, students, scholars who investigate human migration as well as practitioners and quick dissemination of research in the field through its letter type format enabling concise sharing of short accounts of research, debates, case studies, book reviews and viewpoints in this multidisciplinary field of social sciences.

Migration Letters is the first ever letter-type journal in migration studies following a strict double blind peer review policy for research articles. It is published four times a year in January, April, July and October.
Migration Letters was launched in 2004 and co-edited by Ibrahim Sirkeci at Regent’s Centre for Transnational Studies, Regent’s University London, UK, Jeffrey H. Cohen in Department of Anthropology, Ohio State University, US, Elli Heikkila at Migration Institute of Finland, Turku, Finland and Carla De Tona in Umbria, Italy.

Most viewed papers in Migration Letters:
1 Immigration Policy in the European Union: Still bringing up the walls for fortress Europe? Petra Bendel
2 Bright City Lights and Slums of Dhaka city: Determinants of rural-urban migration in Bangladesh AKM Ahsan Ullah
3 New figures for old stories: Migration and remittances in Nepal Michael Kollmair, Siddhi Manandhar, Bhim Subedi and Susan Thieme
4 Adam Smith on migration Daniel Rauhut
5 Natural Disasters and International Migration from Sub-Saharan Africa Wim Naudé
6 Internal migration and socio-economic change in Laos Kabmanivanh Phouxay, Gunnar Malmberg and Aina Tollefsen
7 Cumulative inertia or cumulative stress? Migration behaviour of Finnish graduates Mika Haapanen and Hannu Tervo
8 Egyptian irregular migration to Europe Ayman Zohry
9 Yearly quotas and country-reserved shares in Italian immigration policy Paolo Cuttitta
10 Rural gentrification as a migration process: Evidence from Sweden Susanne Hjort

Migration Letters (ISSN: 1741-8984 | e-ISSN: 1741-8992) is indexed and abstracted in:

The abbreviated title of Migration Letters journal is: Migrat. Lett.

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