Publications and Online Papers by Rey Koslowski on Border Control and Homeland Security:


Deborah W. Meyers, Rey Koslowski, and Susan Ginsburg, Room For Progress: Reinventing Euro-Atlantic Borders for a New Strategic Environment (Migration Policy Institute, October 2007) Press Release

Rey Koslowski, Prepared Testimony for “US-VISIT: Challenges and Strategies for Securing the U.S. Border,” Hearing before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Technology and Homeland Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, January 31, 2007. Available at:

Rey Koslowski, "Immigration Reforms and Border Security Technologies" in Border Battles: The U.S. Immigration Debates," The Social Science Research Council, July 31, 2006.

Rey Koslowski, "Towards an International Regime for Mobility and Security?" in Kristof Tamas and Joakim Palme, eds., Globalizing Migration Regimes: New Challenges to Transnational Cooperation (Ashgate, 2006).

Rey Koslowski, “Border and Transportation Security in the Transatlantic Relationship,” Anja Dalgaard-Nielsen and Daniel Hamilton, eds., Transatlantic Homeland Security: Protecting Society in the Age of Catastrophic Terrorism (Routledge, 2006).

Rey Koslowski, “Smart Borders, Virtual Borders or No Borders: Homeland Security Choices for the United States and Canada.” Law and Business Review of the Americas, Vol. 11, Nos. 3-4 (Summer/Fall 2005).

Rey Koslowski Real Challenges for Virtual Borders: The Implementation of US-VISIT Migration Policy Institute Report (64 pp.) June 2005.

Rey Koslowski "Possible Steps Towards an International Regime for Mobility and Security", Global Migration Perspectives, No 8 (October 2004), The Research Paper Series of the Global Commission on International Migration: at:

Rey Koslowski “International Cooperation to Create Smart Borders,” presented at North American Integration: Migration Trade, and Security, Institute for Research on Public Policy, Ottawa, April 1-2, 2004. Paper posted at:

Rey Koslowski, "Intersections of Information Technology and Human Mobility: Globalization versus Homeland Security? at: Money and Migration after Globalization, British Economic and Social Research Council and the U.S. Social Science Research Council, Oxford University, Mar. 25-28, 2004.(pdf)

Rey Koslowski, “International Cooperation on Electronic Advanced Passenger Information Transfer and Passport Biometrics,” prepared for presentation at the International Studies Association Meeting, Montreal, March 17-20, 2004. (pdf)