Jakub Bijak and Daniela Vono sat down with SAPEA - Science Advice for Policy by European Academies - for their Science for Policy podcast to discuss migration policy as an area where high-minded principles drive headlong into authentic realpolitik.
Some of our discussions on this podcast can veer towards the abstract and philosophical. Not today! Migration policy is an area where high-minded principles drive headlong into authentic realpolitik — an area where science has lots to offer, but how much of it is actually listened to, never mind implemented, is a whole different question. Two experts on migration policy, Professor Jakub Bijak and Dr Daniela Vono, debate with Toby Wardman the pros and cons of working in such a contentious area.
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