Employment potential of migrants who have come to Germany for family reasons – a neglected dimension?

Coverbild: BWP 1/2022
Issue/Year (Volume) 1/2022 (51)
Page(s) 40-41

The employment rates of persons who have emigrated to Germany for family reasons are lower than the rates for those who come for economic purposes. Nevertheless, they are still higher than the employment rates of refugees. This article presents the differences in the composition of these three groups and shows the significance of this for differences in labour market integration.