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Is David Cameron about to make another migration promise he can’t fulfil – and distract from meaningful EU reform?

04 Nov 2014

Writing on the Spectator’s Coffee House blog, Professor Damian Chalmers of the LSE and Stephen Booth argue that, “These reforms would be far from simply symbolic, they would greatly increase the Government’s ability to target its welfare and employment policies at British citizens and reduce EU citizens’ incentive to migrate to the UK for low-income jobs…whilst setting out EU citizenship as the right to seek employment opportunities across Europe and to have the full benefits of a society when one has integrated into it.”

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