International Metropolis Conference Plenary speakers

June 24 to 28, 2019

The Promise of Migration

Inclusion, Economic Growth and Global Cooperation

Dr. Amelie F. Constant

Visiting Research Scholar

Princeton University


A Visiting Research Scholar at Princeton University. Previously, she was the Director of Migration at IZA and the Founding Editor of the Journal of Migration.

She is an Associate Editor of the Journal “Migration and Society,” and on the Editorial Board of several journals. She is a Member of the European Academy of Sciences, and past President of the Society of Government Economists.

Dr. Constant is an expert in the economics of migration and has extensive experience in both research and policy. She has written over seventy refereed articles and book chapters, three books, numerous special issues at journals, and policy briefs.

Dr. Constant received her Ph.D. in Labor Economics and Econometrics from Vanderbilt University.