Current Trends, Risks, and Challenges in Global IT Mobility

Event: 7th ADB-ADBI-OECD-ILO Roundtable on Labor Migration: Increasing the Positive Impact of Migration Through Finance and Technology

Current Trends, Risks, and Challenges in Global IT Mobility

19 January 2017
Author / Speaker: 
Mark Buchanan, Fragomen Global - Other materials by the author

Immigration policies in most countries around the world have toughened up. Some have set up barriers that affect IT workers in particular. These barriers were set up due to concerns about the influx of workers from abroad and the employment of local workers. These and other factors have led host countries to scrutinize its policies on migration.  

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