nccr on the move

nccr on the move
nccr on the move

Le nccr – on the move est le National Center of Competence in Research (NCCR) pour les études en migrations et mobilité, opérationnel depuis juin 2014. Le centre vise à améliorer la compréhension des modèles de migration contemporains et à créer un domaine de recherche innovant et compétitif sur les migrations et la mobilité en Suisse. Publication périodique de la Maison d'analyse des processus sociaux (MAPS) de l'Université de Neuchâtel initiée en 2017.

Université de Neuchâtel

State’s Discretion and the Challenge of Irregular Migration – the Example of Permanent Regularization Practices in Spain and Switzerland

Della Torrel, Lucia

(nccr on the move ; 12)

In the heated debate around irregular migration, the so-called regularization measures represent one of the main bones of contention – presented by some as the only possible solution to irregular presences and contested by others as rewards for illicit behaviour. Despite their many differences, such measures have a common core – discretion. They are, in fact, gracious concessions of the State...