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Article for the competition “Successful Estonia” - 01.12.2015

Article for the competition “Successful Estonia” Together with Prof. of Marcoecnomics Raul Eamets, we have submitted a paper to the compeition “Successful Estonia”. It appeared in the Estonian business newspaper “Äripäev”. Based on our research on housing and labour markets, we argue that the root cause for many problems of minorities stem from the institutinalized […]

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Väljarände teema arutelu Vikerraadios - 21.08.2014

Väljarände teema arutelu Vikerraadios Vikerraadios saates Uudis+ arutleti Eestist väljarände üle, kus osalesin saatekülalisena. Arutelu sai tõuke Tõnis Lukase Eesti Vabariigi aastapäevakõnest, kust ta nimetas väljarändajaid mugavuspagulasteks ja lodevuspagulasteks. Sellega nõustus 24% raadiokuulajatest, 62% suhtus aga väljarändajatesse mõistvalt ja 14% leidsi, et teiste inimeste elud pole nende hinnata.

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Paper published in “Leisure Studies” - 13.08.2014

Ethnic segmentation in leisure time activities in Estonia Kristiina Kamenik, Tiit Tammaru & Ott Toomet Leisure Studies This paper examines the differences between the leisure time activities of members of the minority and majority populations of Estonia. Because people only meet when they undertake similar activities, it is important for social cohesion to identify the kinds of activities that different ethnic […]

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Paper published in “Eurasian Geography and Economics” - 22.05.2014

Is institutional trust related to pro-immigrant attitudes? A pan-European evidence Vivika Halapuu, Tiiu Paas, Tiit Tammaru & Aire Schütz Eurasian Geography and Economics This paper examines the factors that are related to attitudes toward immigrants in Europe, with a particular focus on the role of institutional trust in shaping these attitudes. We go one step further […]

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Ettekanne konverentsil “Tööränne ja hargmaisus Põhja- ja Baltimaades”. - 15.05.2014

Tartu ülikooli professor Tiit Tammaru selgitab, et hargmaisus (transnationalism) tähistab seda, et tänapäeval ulatub paljude inimeste tööalane tegevus ja suhtlusvõrgustik laiemalt väljapoole kodumaa piire. Selline muutus on üha enam mõjutamas Läänemere piirkonna ja kogu maailma paljusid eluvaldkondi, sh tööturgu, seades nii rahvusriikide arengule uusi väljakutseid. Avatud registreerumine menukale konverentsile „Tööränne ja hargmaisus Põhja- ja Baltimaades“ […]

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Paper published in “Demography” - 12.05.2014

Strömgren, M., Tammaru, T., Danzer, A., van Ham, M., Marcinczak, S., Stjernström, P., Lindgren, U. (2014). Factors shaping workplace segregation between natives and immigrants. Demography [Published Online]. This article examines workplace segregation of immigrants. The main finding is that low levels of residential segregation reduce workplace segregation, even after we take into account intermarriage with […]

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Paper published in “Demographic Research” - 08.05.2014

Anniste, K., Tammaru, T. (2014). Ethnic differences in return migration levels and intentions of return migration: A study of Estonian migrants in Finland. Demographic Research [Published Online]. Results of this research suggest that there are important differences in the integration levels and in the return migration intentions of the ethnic Estonians and the ethnic Russians […]

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