India Migration Report
This series strives to bring together international networks of migration scholars and policy-makers to document and discuss research on various facets of migration. It encourages interdisciplinary commentaries on diverse aspects of the migration experience and continues to focus on the economic, social, cultural, ethical, security, and policy ramifications of international movements of people.
Table of Contents
Indian Migration Report 2010: List of Tables and Figures. Foreword Valayar Ravi. Preface. Acknowledgements. 1. Historical Overview of International Migration S. Irudaya Rajan and Prabhat Kumar 2. Remittances, Consumption, Investment, and Economic Growth Hrushikesh Mallick 3. Impact of Rupee Appreciation on Remittances K. K. George and S. Remya 4. Stability in Kerala Emigration: Results from the Kerala Migration Survey 2007 K. C. Zachariah and S. Irudaya Rajan 5. Cross-Border Migration in Developing Countries Jyoti Parimal Sarkar 6. Migration and Gender Empowerment: Emerging Issues Jayati Ghosh 7. Gender Mobility and State Response: Indian Domestic Workers in the UAE P. Bindhulakshmi 8. Understanding Female Emigration: Experience of Housemaids S. Irudaya Rajan and Sunitha Sukendran 9. Student Nurses and their Migration Plans: A Kerala Case Study Margaret Walton-Roberts 10. Impact of Male Migration on Women’s Mobility Aafke Marije Heringa 11. Migration Policy Reforms in India: Some Reflections S. Krishna Kumar 12. Looking Beyond the Emigration Act 1983: Revisiting the Recruitment Practices in India S. Irudaya Rajan, V. J. Varghese, and M. S. Jayakumar 13. Managing Migration from India: Lessons from the Philippines S. Irudaya Rajan and U. S. Mishra. Notes on Contributors. Index
Indian Migration Report 2011: List of Tables. List of Figures. Preface. Acknowledgements. 1. Facets of Indian Mobility: An Update S. Irudaya Rajan and U. S. Mishra 2. Internal Migration in India: Are the Underclass More Mobile? R. B. Bhagat 3. Rural-to-Urban Migration in India: A District-level Analysis Arup Mitra and Mayumi Murayama 4. Short-duration Migration in India Vijay Korra 5. Magnitude of Migration from the Northeastern Region of India Rikil Chyrmang 6. Politics of Conflict and Migration S. Irudaya Rajan, Vijay Korra and Rikil Chyrmang 7. Can the Licensing-Inspection Mechanism Deliver Justice to Interstate Migrant Workmen? N. R. Madhava Menon 8. In Search of Livelihoods: Migration and Mobility from Karnataka to Goa Ajay Bailey 9. Reasons for Rural–Urban Migration: Recent Evidences from Bangalore Kala Seetharam Sridhar and A. Venugopala Reddy 10. Job Recruitment Networks and Migration to Cities in India Vegard Iversen, Kunal Sen, Arjan Verschoor and Amaresh Dubey 11. Caste, Ethnicity and Migration: Linking Recruitment and Labour Process Mythri Prasad-Aleyamma 12. Migration and Female Employment in India: Macro-evidence from NSSO Data G. Remya Prabha 13. Multiple Identities and Migratory Dynamics of Nurses Sreelekha Nair 14. Closely Woven: Domestic Work and Internal Migration of Women in India Neetha N. 15. On Examining Migration–Poverty Nexus in Urban India William Joe, Priyajit Samaiyar and U. S. Mishra 16. Outside and Inside the Nation: Migrant Narratives and the Making of a Productive Citizen in Kerala V. J. Varghese 17. Impact of Emigration and Remittances on Goan Economy S. Irudaya Rajan and K. C. Zachariah 18. Emigration and Remittances in Kerala in the Context of Surge in Oil Prices K. C. Zachariah and S. Irudaya Rajan 19. High-skilled Migration from India: An Analysis of its Economic Implications Sunil Mani. Notes on Contributors. Index
Indian Migration Report 2012: List of Tables. List of Figures. List of Abbreviations. Foreword A. Didar Singh. Preface. Acknowledgements. 1. The Global Economic Crisis and Governance of Human Mobility Bimal Ghosh 2. Migration and Development Linkages Re-examined in the Context of the Global Economic Crisis S. Irudaya Rajan and B. A. Prakash 3. The Global Economic Crisis and Impact on Migration from South-Asian and South-East Asian countries: What are the Lessons to be Learned? Vanessa Steinmayer 4. The Effect of the Global Economic Imbalance on Migrant Workers and Economies of the Gulf Cooperation Council Olga Marzovilla 5. The Financial Crisis in the Gulf and its Impact on South Asian Migration and Remittances S. Irudaya Rajan and D. Narayana 6. Dubai Model and the Impact of the Financial Crisis on South Asian Migrant Workers in the United Arab Emirates D. Narayana and Vinoj Abraham 7. Global Financial Crisis and Its Consequences on Migrants in Qatar: Macro and Micro Perspectives Hrushikesh Mallick and Udaya Shankar Mishra 8. Global Financial Crisis and the Migrant Labour Market: A Study of Kuwait K. Pushpangadan and M. Parameswaran 9. Low-Skilled Indian Construction Workers in the Gulf, Singapore and Malaysia: Return to India, Reintegration and Re-migration Auke Boere 10. Impact of the Global Recession on Migration and Remittances: The Kerala Experience K. C. Zachariah and S. Irudaya Rajan 11. Global Financial Crisis and Return of South Asian Gulf Migrants: Patterns and Determinants of their Integration to Local Labour Markets Vinoj Abraham and S. Irudaya Rajan 12. Inclusive Growth and Economic Crises: Labour Migration and Poverty in India Arjan de Haan 13. Food Inflation and Financial Crisis in India: Impact on Women and Children S. Mahendra Dev 14. Migration, Human Rights and Development S. Irudaya Rajan and Charles Nellari 15. Remittances and Financial Participation: A Household-Level Analysis in Kerala Deepa Iyer 16. International Labour Migration: Global Words, National Leads and Local Deeds S. Krishna Kumar 17. Broadening Exchanges and Changing Institutions: Multiple Sites of Economic Transnationalism S. Irudaya Rajan and V. J. Varghese. Notes on Contributors. Index
Indian Migration Report 2013: List of Tables. List of Box and Figures. List of Abbreviations. Preface. Acknowledgements. 1. Children ‘Left Behind’ Negotiating Parental Migration: Preliminary Results from a State-Wide Survey S. Irudaya Rajan and Aparna Nair 2. Voice of the Parents: Left Behind Meera Balarajan 3. Ways of Ageing and the Meaning of Death: Transnational Families and Ageing Parents Shaping Intergenerational Solidarity Mathilde Plard 4. Life-Long Mobilities and its Impact on the Elderly Manja Bomhoff 5. Impact of Migration on the Elderly: The Kerala Experience K. C. Zachariah and S. Irudaya Rajan 6. ‘There is No Feeling of [Belongingness]; in India We Know Everybody’: Daily and Social Life Experiences of Older Indian Immigrants in the United States Karuna Sharma and Candace L. Kemp 7. Economic Impact of Migration on the Family: The Case of International Female Labour Migration R. S. Reshmi and Sayeed Unisa 8. Husbands’ Out-Migration and Familial Support at Origin: An Insight on Left-Behind Wives Sujata Ganguly and Sayeed Unisa 9. Adapting, Adjusting and Accommodating: Social Costs of Migration to Saudi Arabia S. Irudaya Rajan and Jolin Joseph 10. Transnational Masculinity: Indian Nurses’ Husbands in Ireland Marie Percot 11. Migration, Remittance, and Contraceptive Use in India Apoorva Jadhav 12. Peasant Migrations and Transition Costs: An Exploratory Analysis R. Vijay 13. Nurse Emigration from Kerala: ‘Brain Circulation’ or ‘Trap’? Margaret Walton-Roberts and S. Irudaya Rajan 14. Protecting Indian Migrant Workers through Bilateral Agreements and MoUs: Are They Enough? Piyasiri Wickramasekara 15. Facilitating Skilled Mobility under Preferential Arrangements Rupa Chanda 16. Capitalist Development and the Informalization of Labour Markets in India Moushumi Basu 17. Global Crisis and the Return of Indian Emigrant Workers from West Asia: Findings of a Survey of Return Emigrants in Kerala B. A. Prakash 18. Mobility of Women Workers from South Asia to the Gulf: Stakeholders’ Responses Rakkee Thimothy 19. Remittances to India: Performance, Relative Stability and Current Research Concerns Milly Sil. About the Editor. Notes on Contributors. Index
Indian Migration Report 2014: Preface. Foreword Oommen Chandy. Acknowledgements. 1. Diaspora and Development: Critical Issues Dilip Ratha and Sonia Plaza 2. Diaspora and Development: Case Study of the Indo-EU Diaspora Alwyn Didar Singh 3. Diaspora and Development: Theoretical Perspectives Amba Pande 4. Diaspora, Transnationalism and Development Ajaya Kumar Sahoo 5. Engaging the Indian Diaspora for Development Smita Tiwari 6. Professional Diaspora Networks and Philanthropy in the Healthcare Sector T. L. S. Bhaskar 7. Return of Diasporas: India’s Growth Story vs Global Crisis S. Irudaya Rajan, V., Kurusu and Saramma Panicker C. K. 8. Punjabi Diaspora and Educational Development Kaveri Qureshi and Filippo Osella 9. Land, Migration and Identity: Changing Punjabi Transnationalism Steve Taylor 10. Diaspora and Remittances Milly Sil 11. Future Diasporas? International Student Migration from India to the UK S. Irudaya Rajan and Neha Wadhawan 12. Ethnic Indians in India’s Look East Policy Amit Singh 13. The Indian Diaspora in Oman Veronika Deffner 14. Indian Migrant Experiences in Oman and Bahrain Radhika Kanchana and S. Irudaya Rajan 15. Nitaqat — Second Wave of Saudization: Is it an Answer to the Domestic Discontent? Zakir Hussain 16. Kerala Emigration to Saudi Arabia: Prospects under the Nitaqat Law K. C. Zachariah, S. Irudaya Rajan and Jolin Joseph 17. Migration and Inequality Raju John 18. International Trade in Health Services: An Indian Experience Soumi Roy Chowdhury 19. Capability Quotient of the North-Eastern Out-Migrants Pinak Sarkar 20. Living Conditions of Sri Lankan Tamil Refugees in India C. Valatheeswaran.
S. Irudaya Rajan is Chair Professor, Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs Research Unit on International Migration at the Centre for Development Studies (CDS), Thiruvananthapuram.