JDC Literature Review

The JDC literature review highlights recent publications, academic scholarship, and thought leadership on issues relating to forced displacement. Our intention is to stimulate discussion, encourage the exchange of ideas, and support a ‘Community of Practice’.

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Global Report on Internal Displacement

The 2019 Global Report on Internal Displacement presents global figures for internal displacement in 2018, including internal displacement due to conflict and violence. An estimated 3 million people were living in internal displacement as a result of conflict and...

The Development Push of Refugees: Evidence from Tanzania

Maystadt and Duranton (2018) assess the long-term impact of temporary refugee inflows from Burundi and Rwanda on the welfare of the host population in Tanzania. About one million refugees fled Burundi in 1993 and Rwanda in 1994 and sought refuge in the Kagera region...

German Jewish Émigrés and US Invention

This paper presents empirical analysis of the long-term impact of highly educated Jewish scientists who had fled Nazi Germany on scientific innovation in the United States (US). In 1933 the Nazis introduced legislation requiring all non-Aryans to be removed from the...

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