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Migration Infrastructures

Migration studies primarily research who migrates why and where and subsequent the processes after arrival. Less attention is paid to the processes between departure and arrival and in particular the infrastructures used during migratory journeys. Comparatively few studies seek to answer the question how people migrate. Existing research is also rather fragmented whilst an array of sometimes ill-defined concepts is applied to analyses. With this collection of articles we explore the multiple aspects of migration infrastructures, critically review and advance state-of the-art and aim to clarify the concept of migration infrastructures to enhance its analytical power.

Edited by Franck Düvell and Carlotta Preiss

Annual Journal Metrics

Citation Impact
4.417 - 2-year Impact Factor (2021)
2.152 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
0.929 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)
3.7 - CiteScore

99 days to first decision for all manuscripts (Median)
117 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only (Median)
274 days from submission to publication
26 days from acceptance to publication 

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