Ties that bind, or ties that count? The pressure on EU citizens to be ‘deserving’ migrants

The things that really bind EU citizens to the UK may not be the same ones that other people, particularly the authorities, perceive as important. Tiina Sotkasiira (University of Eastern Finland) and Anna Gawlewicz (University of Glasgow) look at the difference between ‘ties that bind’ and ‘ties that count’.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/brexit/2020/07/03/ties-that-bind-or-ties-that-count-the-pressure-on-eu-citizens-to-be-deserving-migrants/