Spencer, S. (2016). ‘Managing Irregular Migrants within the EU’.


CitationSpencer, S. (2016). ‘Managing Irregular Migrants within the EU’, in Carrera, S. & Guild, E. (Eds)  Irregular migration, Trafficking and Smuggling of Human Beings: Policy dilemmas in the EU. Brussels: Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS): 41 – 46.


Abstract/Description: The expert contributors to this edited volume, representing a multidisciplinary selection of academics, examine the treatment of irregular migration, human trafficking and smuggling in EU law and policy. The various chapters explore the policy dilemmas encountered in efforts to criminalise irregular migration and humanitarian assistance to irregular immigrants. The book aims to provide academic input to informed policy-making in the next phase of the European Agenda on Migration.


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