Research Output

Recent publications by project members:

Ahl, B., & Czoske, P.-P. (2018). How China manages economic-stream migration: The new points scheme. Asian and Pacific Migration Journal27(4), 476–486.

Barabantseva, Elena and Caroline Grillot (2019). Representations and Regulations of Marriage Migration from Russia and Vietnam in the People’s Republic of China. The Journal of Asian Studies, 78(2), 285-308. doi:10.1017/S002191181900010X

Czoske, Pilar Paz and Ahl, Björn, Migration, the Law and ‘One Belt, One Road’ (January 15, 2017). Lutz-Christian Wolff, Chao Xi, Legal Dimensions of China’s Belt and Road Initiative, Hong Kong, Wolters Kluwer (November 2016). Available at SSRN:

Cheuk, Ka-Kin. 2019. “Transient Migrants at the Crossroads of China`s Global Future.” Transitions: Journal of Transient Migration 3(1): 3-14.

Cheuk, Ka-Kin, ed. 2019. Transitions: Journal of Transient Migration 3(1). (Special issue ‘Transient Migrants at the Crossroads of China’s Global Future.’)

Cheuk, Ka-Kin. 2018. “China-Dubai Textile Trade through Indian Connections.” In Nisha Mathew, ed., Insights: Cities, States and their Arabian-Asian Networks,11-15. Singapore: Middle East Institute & National University of Singapore.

Cheuk, Ka-Kin. 2017. “‘Little India’ in China.” International Institute of Asian Studies (IIAS) Newsletter, 76: 21.

Cheuk, Ka-Kin. 2017. “China including Hong Kong.” In Knut A. Jacobsen, Gurinder S. Mann, Eleanor Nesbitt, and Kristina Myrvold, eds, Brill’s Encyclopedia of Sikhism, 473-479. Leiden: Brill.

Cheuk, Ka-Kin. 2016. “Everyday Diplomacy among Indian Traders in a Chinese Fabric Market.” The Cambridge Journal of Anthropology, 34(2): 42-58.

Le Bail, Hélène and Aël Théry, « The Migration of Experts and Savoir-faire », China Perspectives [Online], 2017/4 | 2017, Online since 01 December 2018, connection on 26 May 2019. URL : [Article PDF]

Liu, Guofu and Ahl, Björn, Recent Reform of the Chinese Employment-Stream Migration Law Regime (July 29, 2018). China and WTO Review 2018, Vol. 4, 215-243, 2018. Available at SSRN: