Independent report

Impact of migration on social cohesion and integration

Report for the Migration Advisory Committee by Shamit Saggar, Will Somerville, Rob Ford & Maria Sobolewska, on social cohesion and integration


The impacts of migration on social cohesion and integration: Migration Advisory Committee report

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In May 2011 the government asked the Migration Advisory Committee to ‘research the labour market, social and public service impacts of non-EEA migration; and to advise on the use of such evidence in cost-benefit analysis of migration policy decisions.’

The MAC has also published 6 external reports - research projects published in 2012 - that it commissioned to inform the above work. Views expressed in these reports reflect those of the contractors and not necessarily those of the MAC.

Published 1 January 2012