A Humanitarian Investment That Yields Economic Dividends

October 26th, 2016

Investing one euro in welcoming refugees can yield nearly two euros in economic benefits within five years. That is a key finding of a new report from the Open Political Economy Network (OPEN), the first comprehensive, international study of how refugees can contribute to advanced economies.

On September 16, 2016, Philippe Legrain, founder, OPEN, sat down for a one-on-one conversation with Senator Ratna Omidvar, founder, Global Diversity Exchange, to discuss his latest report, Refugees Work,  on the economic dividends of refugee integration and employment.

 

 

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