Virtual Laboratory of Migration (VLM)

Qualitative methodologies

The references selected here focus on qualitative methods in empirical migration research. The selection criteria is the emphasis on combining qualitative approaches to quantitative data analysis.

  • Singleton A. (1999):
    Combining quantitative and qualitative research methods in the study of international migration
    Source: International Journal of Social Research Methodology, Volume 2, Number 2, 1 April 1999, pp. 151-157(7), Publisher: Routledge, part of the Taylor & Francis Group


Virtual Laboratory of Migration
Methodologies for Migration Data

Micro Data Collection
· Survey methodology
· Qualitative methods
Macro Data Collection
· Migration statistics
· Asylum statistics

Online Migration Data
Online Surveys

Highly skilled migrants

Data Centres

· East-West-Migration
· Statistical Offices

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