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Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (October 30, 2014)
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among 2000 and 2010, Singapore witnessed an immense inflow of international migrants. the share of everlasting citizens within the overall inhabitants elevated from 7% to 11%, whereas the proportion of non-resident foreigners has risen from 19% to 25%. This used to be as a lot the results of the spontaneous flow of labour to financial possibilities, because it used to be of lively coverage path by way of the Singapore govt. The social influence, either priceless and disruptive, of this flow was once felt in any respect degrees of society, and taken different attending public coverage matters to the fore.Taking a multi-disciplinary method with a spotlight on coverage and perform, this booklet examines the social, monetary, and political concerns that experience arisen with the inflow of foreigners in Singapore because the flip of the twenty first century. Drawing on empirical study, it files the impression of accelerating degrees of immigration, and offers an research of the longer-term implications of those developments, with every one bankruptcy masking a distinct element of socio-cultural, political, or monetary final result coming up from intercultural touch and version. The individuals additionally offer coverage feedback to make sure Singapore remains to be a harmonious country and a sophisticated and colourful worldwide urban. Migration and Integration in Singapore: regulations and perform will attract scholars and students of Southeast Asian stories, migration and social coverage, in addition to to practitioners and policy-makers with an curiosity in migration within the area.