• Executive Summary
  • I. INTRODUCTION
  • 1. DESCRIPTION OF RESEARCH MANDATE
  • 2. AIM AND SCOPE OF THE STUDY
  • 3. WORK METHOD
  • II. COMPARATIVE OVERVIEW
  • 1. SUMMARY OF STATISTICAL FINDINGS: STOCKS AND FLOWS
  • 2. COMPARATIVE ADMISSION POLICIES BY CATEGORIES
  • 2.1. Students
  • 2.2. Unpaid trainees
  • 2.3. Vocational trainee
  • 2.4. EU-trainees (nationals from associated or canditate countries)
  • 2.5. Exchange trainees
  • 2.6. Au pair
  • 2.7. Guest researchers
  • 2.8. Artists
  • 2.9. Journalists
  • 2.10. Clergy
  • 2.11. Pensioners and persons with private means
  • 2.12. Other special categories
  • 2.13. Special regulations for national groups or countries
  • 3. PROCEDURES
  • 3.1. Comparative application procedures
  • 3.2. Documents
  • 3.3. Quota regime
  • 3.4. Discretionary power
  • 4. RENEWAL
  • 4.1. Change of purpose of residence<br< 4.2. Declaration of intention to return
  • 5. RIGHTS AND STATUS
  • 6. FAMILY REUNIFICATION
  • 7. FRAUD
  • 8. REMOVAL
  • 9. LEGAL DEVELOPMENTS AND TRENDS<br< 10. STATISTICS
  • III. COUNTRY STUDIES
  • 1. INTRODUCTION
  • 2. AUSTRIA
  • 3. BELGIUM
  • 4. DENMARK
  • 5. FINLAND
  • 6. FRANCE
  • 7. GERMANY
  • 8. GREECE
  • 9. IRELAND
  • 10. ITALY
  • 11. LUXEMBOURG
  • 12. NETHERLANDS
  • 13. PORTUGAL
  • 14. SPAIN
  • 15. SWEDEN
  • 16. UNITED KINGDOM
  • Appendices