Business Insider UK: A prominent economist destroyed the argument against rehoming refugees across Europe

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Lianna Brinded wrote about OPEN/Tent’s refugee study for Business Insider UK on 18 May.

Refugees can contribute economically in many ways: as workers of all skill levels, entrepreneurs, innovators, taxpayers, consumers and investors.

Their efforts can help create jobs, raise the productivity and wages of local workers, lift capital returns, stimulate international trade and investment, and boost innovation, enterprise and growth. From a global perspective, enabling people to move to more technologically advanced, politically stable and secure countries boosts their economic opportunities and world output.

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