TITLE

GOING BEYOND BORDERS

AUTHOR(S)
MacLachlan, Rob
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
People Management;May2011, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author explores how the British government's permanent immigration cap may adversely affect the British economy in the long run. Work permits to be issued to non-European Union (EU) nationals will be limited to 21,700 in 2012, a decline from the more than 55,000 given in 2009. Executives from Great Britain-based global companies are expressing concern about the stricter immigration cap's impact on their ability to recruit the best employees. The benefits that accrue to a society that has open borders and open minds are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
60635971

 

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