Latest Publications


Merkle, Ortrun, Julia Reinold & Melissa Siegel, Jun 2017, A Study on the Link between Corruption and the Causes of Migration and Forced Displacement, comissioned by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), More information

Rivera Leon, Lorena (ed.), Mar 2017, El mito de que las mujeres investigadoras le fallan a la ciencia, Puntos sobre la i: un blog del Banco Interamericano del Desarrollo para conversar sobre innovación en América Latina y el Caribe, More information

Rivera Leon, Lorena (ed.), Feb 2017, Women aren’t failing at science — science is failing women, The Conversation UK, More information

Heuser, Silke, Ariel BenYishay, Daniel Runfola & Rachel Trichler, 2017, Indigenous Land Rights and Deforestation: Evidence from the Brazilian Amazon, Submitted to the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management

Mekonnen Melesse, Tigist, 2017, Willingness to pay for agricultural risk insurance as a strategy to adapt climate change, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-028

Cebotari, Victor, Valentina Mazzucato & Ernest Appiah, 2017, A longitudinal analysis of well-being of Ghanaian children in transnational families, Child Development, More information

Falvey, Rod & Neil Foster-McGregor, 2017, Heterogeneous effects of bilateral investment treaties, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-027

Frimpong Boamah, Emmanuel, Davina Osei & Thomas Yeboah, 2017, Beyond patriotic discourse in financing the SDGs: investment-linked diaspora revenue bonds model for sub-Saharan Africa, Development in Practice, 27(4): 555-574, More information

Konte, Maty & Rose Vincent, 2017, Analyse de l’évolution de la productivité de la main d’oeuvre au Sénégal (1990-2010), Document commandité par le CRES pour la Direction Générale de la Planification et des Politiques Économiques (DGPPE) du Ministère de l'Economie et des Finances du Sénégal, More information

Laar, Mindel & Madhulika Sahoo, 2017, Migrant Health in India: APPAM Minority Report #2, APPAM Minority Report #2, More information

Laar, Mindel & Sara Hamedani, 2017, Terror & Refugee Law in the Mediterranean Crisis: APPAM Minority Report #3, APPAM Minority Report #3, More information

Merkle, Ortrun, Jun 07, 2017, Corruption & Migration: How Women and Girls Pay a Heavy Toll, Roundtable discussion at the European Development Days 2017 in Brussels (7./8. June 2017), More information

Yamba, Brenda, 2017, Schooling Despite All Odds: Evidence from Lesotho on Female Child Carers who Stayed in School, PhD dissertation Maastricht University / United Nations University, More information

Wako, Hassen, 2017, Aid, institutions and economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa: Heterogeneous donors and heterogeneous responses, Review of Development Economics, 00: 1-22, More information

Seshaiah, Manasi, Latha Nagesh & Hemalatha Ramesh, 2017, Sanitation challenges of the poor in urban and rural settings: Case studies of Bengaluru City and rural North Karnataka, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-026

Korina, Leeja C & Alexis Habiyaremye, 2017, Indigenous knowledge for sustainable livelihoods: Lessons from ecological pest control and post-harvest techniques of Baduy (West Java) and Nguni (Southern Africa), UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-025

Habiyaremye, Alexis, 2017, Estimating the impact of sericulture adoption on farmer income in Rwanda: an application of propensity score matching, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-024

Azomahou, Théophile T., Mar 2017, Share the Love: Parental Bias, Women Empowerment and Intergenerational Mobility, Africa Economics Seminar, World Bank, Washington, D.C

Azomahou, Théophile T., Apr 2017, The Role of the CFA Currency in the Economic and Monetary Integration of West Africa, Central Bank of West African States (Banque Centrale des Etats de l'Afrique de l'Ouest, BCEAO), Dakar, Senegal

Ritzen, Jo (ed.), 2017, A Second Chance for Europe - Economic, Political and Legal Perspectives of the European Union, Springer, Germany, VII, 271, More information

Bose, Debasree & Arijita Dutta, 2017, Regional analysis of sanitation performance in India , UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-023

Marchand, Katrin, Inez Roosen, Julia Reinold & Melissa Siegel, 2017, Irregular Migration from and in the East and Horn of Africa, Report commissioned by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) in the framework of the EU-funded Better Migration Management (BMM) Programme, More information

Zhong, Sheng, 2017, Moving Towards an Energy Efficient Future: Essays on Energy Efficiency, Technology and Development, PhD dissertation Maastricht University / United Nations University

Laar, Mindel & Nga Le Thi Quynh, 2017, Global Employment and Health Insturance: Policy Beyond Borders, Blog Series APPAM conference Brussels 13-14 July 2017, blog 4, More information

Belderbos, René, Shinya Suzuki & H. U. Kwon, 2017, The Location of Multinational firms’ R&D Activities abroad: Host Country University Research and R&D Heterogeneity, in: Juan Alcácer, Bruce Kogut, Catherine Thomas, Bernard Yin Yeung (eds.), Advances in Strategic Management, Emerald Insight, UK, 36, 127-162

Bilgili, Özge & Katrin Marchand, 2017, Domain 3: Protection and Migration, Thematic Input Paper - Agadir Regional Thematic Exchange Meeting. Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation: Bern, Switzerland, More information

Laar, Mindel, May 2017, Why the Human Touch is Key to Online Communities, UNU-MERIT Blog, More information

Laar, Mindel & David van Slyke, May 2017, Taking Policy Beyond Borders: New Series, UNU-MERIT Blog , More information

Laar, Mindel & Madhulika Sahoo, May 2017, Migrant Health in India, UNU-MERIT Blog , Appam Minority Report #2, More information

Butter, Caren & John Hagedoorn, 2017, Multi-party technology alliances, in: Ragozzino,R., Mesquita, L., Reuer, J.J., Collaborative strategy: a guide to strategic alliances, Edward Elgar, UK, More information

Nagler, Paula & Wim Naudé, 2017, Non-farm entrepreneurship in rural sub-Saharan Africa: New empirical evidence, Food Policy, 67(2): 175-191, More information

Wills, B. & Anthony Arundel, 2017, Internet-enabled access to alternative food networks: A comparison of online and offline food shoppers and their differing interpretations of quality, Agriculture and Human Values, in press , More information

Lööf, Hans, Jacques Mairesse & Pierre Mohnen, 2017, CDM 20 years after, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 26: 1-5, More information

Bogers, M., Ann-Kristin Zobel, A. Afuah, E. Almirall, S. Brunswicker, L. Dahlander, L. Frederiksen, A. Gawer, M. Gruber, S. Haefliger, John Hagedoorn, D. Hilgers, Keld Laursen, M. Magnusson, A. Majchrzak, I.P. McCarthy, K.M. Moeslein, S. Nambisan, F.T. Piller, A. Radziwon, C. Rossi-Lamastra, J. Sims & A.L.J. Ter Wal, 2017, The open innovation research landscape: established perspectives and emerging themes across different levels of analysis , Industry and Innovation , 24(1): 8-40, More information

Iizuka, Michiko, Apr 2017, Salmon industry in Chile: how to ensure further development?, Book launch, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile

Iizuka, Michiko, Apr 2017, Natural Resources and Development, Young Scholars Initiatives (YSI), Webinar, Institute for New Economic Thinking

Zobel, Ann-Kristin, Boris Lokshin & John Hagedoorn, 2017, Formal and informal appropriation mechanisms: The role of openness and innovativeness, Technovation, 59: 44-54, More information

Ramani, Shyama V. , Timothée Frühauf & Arijita Dutta, 2017, On Diarrhoea in Adolescents and School Toilets: Insights from an Indian Village School Study, Journal of Development Studies, in press, More information

Cette, G. , J. Lopez & Jacques Mairesse, 2017, Upstream Product Market Regulations, ICT, R&D and Productivity, Review of Income and Wealth, 63: S68-S89, More information

Kanwar, Sunil & Bronwyn Hall, 2017, The Market Value of R&D in Emerging Economies: Evidence from India, B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy, 17(1): 2016-0103, More information

van Leeuwen, G. & Pierre Mohnen, 2017, Revisiting the Porter hypothesis: an empirical analysis of Green innovation for the Netherlands, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 26(1/2): 63-77, More information

Hall, Bronwyn & Vania Sena, 2017, Appropriability mechanisms, innovation, and productivity: evidence from the UK, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 26: 42-62, More information

Mairesse, Jacques & S. Robin, 2017, Assessing measurement errors in the CDM research–innovation–productivity relationships, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 26: 93-107, More information

Jaumandreu, J. & Jacques Mairesse, 2017, Disentangling the effects of process and product innovation on cost and demand, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 26: 150-167, More information

Gerritsen, S. & Bas ter Weel, 2017, Sorting Around the Discontinuity Threshold: The Case of a Neighbourhood Investment Programme , Economist (Netherlands) , 165(1): 101-128, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine & Khalid Koser, 2017, The role of migration-specific and migration-relevant policies in migrant decision-making in transit, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-022

Dietrich, S., G. Beekman & Eleonora Nillesen, Apr 21, 2017, Market Integration and pro-social behaviour in rural Liberia., Symposium for Economic Experiments in Developing Countries (SEEDEC) annual conference University of East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom, More information

Nillesen, Eleonora, K. Leuveld, J. Pieters, M. Ross, M.J. Voors & Soazic Elise Wang Sonne, Mar 22, 2017, The impact of agricultural extension and input subsidies on knowledge, input use and food security in Eastern DRC, Center for the Studies of African Economies (CSAE) Oxford Annual Conference, CSAE Oxford, United Kingdom, More information

Soete, Luc, Bart Verspagen & Thomas Ziesemer, 2017, The productivity effect of public R&D in the Netherlands, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-021

Aladysheva, A., Eleonora Nillesen, D. Esenaliev, T. Brück, G. Asylbek kyzy, J. Karabaeva & W. Leung, Mar 2017, Impact Evaluation of the Peacebuilding Educational Programme “Livingsidebyside”® in Kyrgyzstan. 3IE Final report, Final report of an impact evaluation of a school-based peace education training in Southern Kyrgyzstan. The study was funded by the International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3IE), 58, More information