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|Title:||Marginalisation of Roma: Root causes and possible policy actions|
|Authors:||CIAIAN PAVEL; KANCS D'ARTIS|
|Citation:||EUROPEAN REVIEW vol. 27 no. 1 p. 115–130|
|Publisher:||CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS|
|Type:||Articles in periodicals and books|
|Abstract:||The existing policy and academic debate on the social mobility of Roma have been focused almost entirely on entry barriers (the cost of entry into the mainstream society), whereas exit barriers (the cost of exit from the traditional Roma lifestyle) have been acknowledged and studied to a much lesser extent. In this study we advocate that from a policy perspective it is important to understand differences between the two types of social mobility barriers, as they have different causes and hence have to be addressed by different policy instruments. However, it is important that both types of social mobility barriers are addressed simultaneously, as they interact and reinforce each other mutually. Further, addressing social mobility barriers of Roma requires a change of both formal and informal institutions. Therefore, policy measures have to be implemented and sustained over a long period of time in order to have a sustainable impact on the social and economic integration of Roma.|
|JRC Directorate:||Sustainable Resources|
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