The Constitution of European Welfare States During Colonial Times: A North-South Story

12-13 May 2022

Carina Schmitt and Amanda Shriwise are presenting on "The Constitution of European Welfare States During Colonial Times: A North-South Story" at the NCCR Conference on "Welfare and Human Mobility in Europe: Past and Present Challenges" in Basel. They are part of the panel "The (Post)Colonial Legacy and Its Impact on Welfare Regimes (In Europe)".

Description

This conference investigates the intersection between Welfare and human mobility in Europe since the mid-20th century. After World War II, migration, mobility and related policies acted both as a challenge and an engine for Welfare regimes in Europe, on a national and transnational level.