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"Get Out: How Authoritarian Governments Decide Who Emigrates"

Even the most authoritarian governments allow some citizens to leave. How do they decide who can leave? In this paper, Associate Professor Margaret Peters argues that authoritarian leaders face trade-offs when deciding which individuals should be allowed to leave.

The Hemispheric Institute on the Americas of the University of California, Davis and Enclave Caracol are pleased to present Humanizando La Deportacion from February 16-28

This multimedia exhibition and series of community dialogues is a collaboration with the artists and activists working locally in Tijuana on immigration policy and its personal reverberations. 
  • Calle Primera 8250, Tijuana (between Revolucion and Madera Streets, in front of Museo de Cera)
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Migrant Death Crisis on the US/Mexico Border

Professor Bradford Jones will share his experience in providing humanitarian aid on the border as well as discuss the migrant death crisis more generally in the context of U.S. immigration policy. 
  • Wellman 126 | UC Davis
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Paths to Citizenship: Gendered Trajectories & Differentiated Choices

This FRI seed grant team will present a theoretical framework that disaggregates the citizenship decision between the choice to emigrate, the choice to stay in the host country rather than return and the choice to naturalize. They employ data generated from 16 interviews from four different immigrant nationalities to explore how conditions of women in countries of origin condition the choices on the path to citizenship.
  • Hart Hall 1200 (Gender, Sexuality, & Women’s Studies conference room)
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