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"I was quite prepared... to use the cover of the statistician's analysis": Former home secretary David Blunkett and Prof Dustmann on the 2003 report on EU accession


BBC World Service - My Perfect Country

Christian Dustmann discusses the achievements and shortcomings of Germany’s refugee integration policy on the BBC World Service Programme My Perfect Country: Germany.


British Academy

Professor Christian Dustmann has been elected Fellow of the British Academy in recognition for his academic career and public engagement.



Professor Christian Dustmann ranked within the top 3 German speaking economists on the 2017 Handelsblatt ranking.


CEPR Report

Professor Dustmann and Dr Otten are coauthors in the first report in CEPR's Monitoring International Integration series, Europe's Trust Deficit: Causes and Remedies. They analyse the roots of the decline in trust in both national and European political institutions, as reflected in the rise of populist politics. 

Press Release

VoxEU article summarising the report

Audio interview with Christian Dustmann & Barry Eichengreen



BBC News

Professor Christian Dustmann discussing recent trends in foreign-born worker flows in and out of the UK on the BBC News at One.


BBC Three Counties

Christian Dustmann on BBC Three Counties discussing the likely effects of Brexit on the UK's farming industry.


The Conversation

Ian Preston on a podcast from The Conversation, on the referendum on Britain's EU membership (8th June 2016)


Freedom of Movement

BBC World News

Professor Christian Dustmann discussing the ongoing migration crisis and the migration challenges the G20 Summit would need to address, on BBC World News (7th July 2017).


Sky News

Professor Christian Dustmann discussing the UK Population Figures on Sky News (22nd June 2017).


BBC News - Talking Business

Professor Christian Dustmann discussing the future of freedom of movement on the BBC News Talking Business panel (1st October 2016).


External Research Fellow

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David Jaeger

David A. Jaeger is a professor of economics at the City University of New York Graduate Center and the University of Cologne. He received his B.A. from Williams College (1986), and an M.A. (statistics, 1993) and Ph.D. (economics, 1995) from the University of Michigan. He has held regular and visiting positions at the College of William and Mary, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the University of Bonn, and Princeton University. In 1995, he was the first recipient of the W. E. Upjohn Institute Dissertation Award and has also received a research fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung. His current migration research focuses immigrant mortality, the relationship between immigration and innovation, and self-employment of immigrants. Other current research projects examine the dynamics of violence in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and the use of the bootstrap in econometrics. Most importantly, he has the singular distinction (among economists) of having his research mentioned in one of Jay Leno's monologues on the Tonight Show in July 2005.

David Jaeger joined CReAM as an external fellow in January 2007.