Below is a list of principal research institutions, programs and project addressing issues of transnational politics and global migration.

Center for Migration and Development — Princeton University
Forced Migration Studies Programme — University of Witwatersrand, South Africa
Institute for the Study of International Migration — Georgetown University
International Migration Institute — Oxford Univerisity
Migration Research Project at the International Peace Research Institute — Oslo, Norway
Migration Policy Institute — Washington, DC
The Transnationalism Project — University of Chicago
Transnational Communities Program — Oxford University
Transnational Studies Initiative — Harvard University & University of Washington