The impact of international immigration and cultural diversity on economic performance, public attitudes and political outcomes in European regions

Panagiotis Chasapopoulos

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Abstract

The dissertation consists of three empirical studies in the field of International Immigration. The first chapter examines whether the effect of cultural diversity on economic performance of European regions is influenced by the level of generalized social trust and individuals’ trust in public institutions. The second chapter investigates how the origin and the skill level of immigrants in European regions affect natives’ attitudes toward them. The last chapter examines the impact of international immigration on electoral support for the radical right in Dutch municipalities.
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • Tilburg University
Supervisors/Advisors
  • van Witteloostuijn, Arjen, Promotor
  • Boone, Christophe, Promotor, External person
Award date10 Oct 2018
Place of PublicationTilburg
Publisher
Print ISBNs978 90 5668 572 0
Publication statusPublished - 2018

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