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07 December 2016

Professor Martinsen presents groundbreaking research in Politiken

In today's Politiken, Professor Dorte Sindbjerg Martinsens reveal groundbreaking research on EU-citizens' posiitve effect on the Danish national economy. Together with Gabriel Pons Rotger from The Danish National Centre for Social Research, professor Martinsen has analysed register data on all EU-citizens residing in Denmark from 2002 to 2013. During these years the number of EU-citizens in Denmark rose from 54.000 to 160.000 - among other things because of the inclusion of East European countries in the EU in 2007. The research concludes that in 2013 each EU-citizen on average contributed with 21.205 DKKR.

Read the article in Politiken (in Danish).

Professor Dorte Sindbjerg Martinsen will deliver her inaugural lecture tomorrow, December 8, at Department of Political Science, Copenhagen University. For more information and registration please look here.