In this article author examines various aspects of migration. Historical background of the migration relations is researched, practices and author justification is presented. Author examines in detail the legal status of migrant, associated rights and opportunities for their realization. Subject of author’s research are domestic legal acts and international regulations. Author gives examples of intergovernmental agreements in the field of regulation and management of migration flows. Special attention is given to the economic issues, including issues of labor force "export", and financial transactions of migrants to their homeland , including the amount, in some cases which ensures existence of a significant portion of population in homeland countries (from which a significant portion of working citizens migrate).
migration, emigration, immigration, status, legal status, legal regulation, migratory processes, economic aspect, Russia, Russian Federation.