Thematic Focus: Human Trafficking & Smuggling

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Talk: Human Trafficking: Law and Policy Responses and the Crisis of Protection in Europe, Notre Fame, IN, 1 April 2019 [info]

Seminar: The Egyptian Legal Framework of Combating Smuggling on Migrants, Cairo, 9 April 2019 [info]


2019 Counter-Trafficking Directory (IOM, 2019) [text via ReliefWeb]

Both Angels and Demons? The Role and Nature of Migrant Smugglers (Mixed Migration Centre, Dec. 2018) [text]

Comparing and Contrasting the War on Drugs and the Emerging War on Migrant Smugglers (Mixed Migration Centre, Feb. 2019) [text]

“Conceptualizing the Exploitation of Human Trafficking,” Chapter 1 in SAGE Handbook on Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery (SAGE, Jan. 2019) [preprint]

“Despair Endangers Dadaab Refugees as Smugglers Seize Their Moment,” The Guardian, 9 Jan. 2019 [text]

GameChangers 2018: Venezuelan Migration a New Gold Mine for Organized Crime (InSight Crime, Jan. 2019) [text]

“The Human Rights Implications of Australian and Indonesian Anti-Smuggling Laws,” International Journal of Migration and Border Studies, vol 4, no. 4, 2018 [preprint]

“Human Smuggling Industry Cashes in on U.S. Asylum-seekers,” PBS, 9 March 2019 [access]
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Human Smuggling under Risk: Evidence From the Mediterranean (SSRN, July 2018; posted Jan. 2019) [text]

“Morally Evaluating Human Smuggling: The Case of Migration to Europe,” Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy, Latest Articles, 28 Sept. 2018 [open access]

Projecting European Penal Power Beyond Europe: Humanitarian War on Migrant Smuggling in West Africa (Border Criminologies Blog, March 2019) [text]

“Refugees at High Risk of Kidnapping in Horn of Africa, Research Reveals,” The Guardian, 9 Jan. 2019 [text]

“Rescue a Refugee: Get Charged With Trafficking?,” New Republic, 5 March 2019 [text]

“Research Trends on Human Trafficking: A Bibliometric Analysis Using Scopus Database,” Globalization and Health, 14:106 (Nov. 2018) [open access]

Taking Root: The Complex Economics of the Global Smuggling Economy (Mixed Migration Centre, Jan. 2019) [text]

“We are the ones they come to when nobody can help”: Afghan Smugglers’ Perceptions of Themselves and Their Communities, Migration Research Series, no. 56 (IOM, March 2019) [text]

With Ethiopia’s Border Now Open, Why are Eritreans Still Fleeing to Sudan? (African Arguments, Jan. 2019 [text]

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