Research Alliance

At the heart of MEDAM, three renowned European research institutions are joining forces to address the most relevant research questions and pressing concerns arising from asylum and migration in Europe.

Kiel Institute for the World Economy

The Kiel Institute for the World Economy is an economics research center and think tank. One of the six leading German economic research institutes, the institute is also a member of the Leibniz Association and is affiliated with the University of Kiel where it cooperates closely with the Department of Business, Economics, and Social Sciences. It is nevertheless legally and academically independent of the University of Kiel.

CEPS (Centre for European Policy Studies)

Founded in Brussels in 1983, CEPS is a leading think tank and forum for debate on EU affairs. CEPS has an exceptionally strong in-house research capacity as well as an extensive network of partner institutes throughout the world.

As the only think tank in Brussels covering all European policy areas, CEPS offers exchanges, provides insights on and potential solutions for EU policy making.

Migration Policy Centre (MPC)

The Migration Policy Centre (MPC) in Florence conducts advanced policy-oriented research on global migration, asylum and mobility. It serves governance needs at European and global levels, from developing, implementing and monitoring migration-related policies to assessing their impact on the wider economy and society.