Italian Migration Essay

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ITALY: comings   and   goings
ITALY: comings   and   goings
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INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION
    WINTER SEMESTER 2012/2013

Population: 60,748,965

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Emigrants: 3,480,280 Immigrants: 4,463,413
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Migration destinations: Migrant native:
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-Germany: 842,66 -Romania: 813,04
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-France: 450,39 -Albania: 522,65
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-Usa: 400,48 -Morocco: 475,78
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-Canada: 345,57 -China: 203,52
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-Switzerland: 263,32 -Ukraine: 172,57
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-Australia: 236,61 -Philippines: 137,41
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-Argentina: 205,03 -Tunisia: 121,71
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-Belgium: 129,77 -Poland: 117,31
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-United Kingdom: 108,24 -Macedonia: 101,54
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-Spain: 93,79 -India: 100,68

Introduction
Italy is a country with a long history of emigration and a very short experience of immigration. The paper first surveys the Italian emigration, concentrating in three main waves, in order to show how the political and cultural situation influenced and continue to affect the trek. These three periods are: before the World War I, between the wars and then, from 1945 to date. This last wave will focus on the problem of the brain drain of the last years.
The second section surveys the recent Italian immigration phenomenon, analyzing the increase of the figures of the...

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