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Researcher of political economy and immigration. Using data/statistical analysis of labor economics and laws; MSc London School of Economics mariomarset.com

Japan has been recognized as a country with very restrictive immigration policies. The country, nevertheless, continues to face a slowing supply of domestic labor. In hopes of addressing this issue, the state enacted a migration program for individuals with Japanese heritage to return and a short-term worker allowance policy. Since…

Amidst the rise of the Industrial Revolution, Marx develops his critique of modern political economy in his famous Das Kapital volumes. As capitalism rose in Western Europe, Marx writes a comprehensive review of the processes of modern capitalism to a gruesome degree of detail. As the quintessential critic of classical…

Japan, a country known for its stern laws and outlook on incoming individuals, plans to revise its policies and legislations amidst recent critiques. International calls for action such as by the UN and foreign leaders have pushed the East Asian country to reconsider its treatment of asylum-seekers. …

As a result of increased mobilization, the EU has expanded its migration policies with the help of international organizations such as the IOM and UNHCR. These organizations have become more involved with EU’s ‘global approach’ to migration. In other words, expanding the reach of EU migration policies outside of its…

Neulich haben private Organisationen — wie Sea-Watch und SOS Méditerranée — die Initiative ergriffen, im Mittelmeer Flüchtlinge zu retten. Manche davon wurden zur italienischen Küste gebracht. Das geschieht als Folge der Fahrlässigkeit der Europäischen Union. Die Kritik an der EU und ihrer Kommission verschärft sich in der letzten Zeit, weil…

Cultural capital is not exclusively classed there are also racialized factors that make students try things in different ways. Theorizing how students accrue credit marries the reaction of the teacher with what students are doing. Students have a certain credit score with their teachers, more able to push boundaries, ask…

Cultural capital research argues that social class impacts how parents differentially shape students’ skills, which then leads to stratified profits in the classroom (Lareau 2003; 2015; Calarco 2018). Recent work has documented exactly what kinds of classed skills are produced by this socialization; poor and working class parents often favor…

The Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency, also known as ICE, has brought immigration enforcement to U.S. counties for the past 20 years through their 287(g) program. They did so by promoting local police officers to double as federal agents to perform federal immigration checks. In practice, this has meant the…

The European Union has placed themselves in the center field for developing ‘ethical’ ocean governance. The EU has pushed to take such a central role; something not foreign to the power the Union has on dictating what should be perceived as normal.

One of their initiatives in the last decade…

ICE has used their 287(g) program to target immigration enforcement at the county level. This program authorizes local police officers to carry out federal immigration work to meet arrest and deportation quotas. This has eroded civil rights and led to the criminalization of minorities, particularly Latinos. While previous research has…

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