A REPORT FROM THE TENT FOUNDATION AND OPEN POLITICAL ECONOMY NETWORK
MAY 18, 2016

refugees work: A humanitarian investment that yields economic dividends

A GROUNDBREAKING NEW INTERNATIONAL STUDY THAT HIGHLIGHTS HOW ACCEPTING REFUGEES AND EMPOWERING THEM TO SUCCEED IN THE WORKFORCE CAN LEAD TO SIGNIFICANT ECONOMIC GROWTH, INCREASED PRODUCTIVITY AND WAGES, NEW BUSINESSES AND JOB, AND INCREASED INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INNOVATION, AMONG OTHER BENEFITS.

THE STUDY DEMONSTRATES HOW INVESTING ONE EURO IN WELCOMING REFUGEES CAN YIELD NEARLY TWO IN ECONOMIC BENEFITS WITHIN FIVE YEARS.

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