Petra Bendel is Professor of Political Science at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg. She is Head of Research on Migration, Displacement and Integration (MFI) at the Institute of Political Science. She is also Project Lead of the "Forced Migration and Refugee Studies: Networking and Knowledge Transfer (FFVT)" collaborative research project and a member of the Scientific Advisory Board at the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF).
Post-pandemic Expectations: The (Dis-)connection of Health, Demographic Change, and Labour Migration
Host countries are dependent on labour migration in the healthcare sector. How sustainable is the migration of skilled labour? What solutions are envisioned, given projected demographic changes and the likelihood of future pandemics?