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EU migrants and the welfare state
Jean-Michel Lafleur
Jean-Michel Lafleur is Research Professor at the University of Liège and the Associate Director of its Centre for Ethnic and Migration Studies (CEDEM). He is also a Research Associate with Belgium’s National Science Foundation (FRS-FNRS). He currently holds a Starting Grant from the European Research Council (ERC) to work on a project entitled “Migration and Transnational Social Protection in Post-crisis Europe”.


Interview held in Lisbon, on November 27th, by Carlota Moura Veiga and Inês Vidigal*.
Also available online version here.
See filmed interview here.


Series  OEm Conversations With 
Date  April 2020
Pages  8
ISSN  2183-718X (online)
DOI  10.15847/CIESOEMCW162020
Keywords  Migration, Welfare state, Europe, EU free movement, Electoral participation.
Cite as  Moura Veiga, Carlota and Inês Vidigal (2020), “EU migrants and the welfare state: interview with Jean-Michel Lafleur”, OEm Conversations With, 16, Lisboa, Observatório da Emigração, CIES-IUL, ISCTE-IUL. DOI 10.15847/CIESOEMCW162020


* Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), Centro de Investigação e Estudos de Sociologia (CIES-IUL), Lisboa, Portugal

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