Flashcards in Impacts Of International Migration Deck (4)
What are the positive impacts on Syria?
Less pressure on resources such as hospitals and schools
Money is sent back to the source country my emigrants
What are the positive impacts on the UK?
The immigrants are often skilled workers
Migrant workers pay tax to help fund ageing population
What are the negative impacts on Syria?
Losing its workers and income as most migrants are of working age
Skills shortage - sometimes more educated countries emigrate
Ageing population as high proportion of elderly are left