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Mideros Mora, Andres, 2017, Essays on the Economic Effects of Non-contributory Social Protection, PhD dissertation Maastricht Univesity / United Nations University

Silva, Patricia, 2017, Redressing the Gender Gap: Conditional cash transfers and women's experiences of empowerment in Brazil and Mexico, PhD dissertation Maastricht University / United Nations University

Edsand, Hans-Erik, 2017, Winds of Change: Expanding Renewable Energies in Developing Countries Towards a better understanding of the determinants of technological transitions, PhD Dissertation Maastricht University / United Nations University

Muzyamba, Choolwe, Wim Groot, Milena Pavlova & Sonila Tomini, 2017, The usefulness of traditional birth attendants to women living with HIV in resource-poor settings: the case of Mfuwe, Zambia, BMC Tropical Medicine and Health, 45(37), More information

Hoogenboom, Alexander & Julia Reinold, Nov 2017, Cross-border (Im)mobility of Students from Third Countries in the Euregio Meuse-Rhine (Dossier 4), Maastricht: Institute for Transnational and Euregional cross border cooperation and Mobility (ITEM), More information

Nour, Samia S. O. M., Oct 2017, Africa Bridging the digital divide, The Nordic Africa Institute Policy Notes Series No 2017/4; NAI, Uppsala, Sweden, 1-7, More information

Kuss, Maria Klara, Jun 29, 2017, The de facto negotiations of Zambia's welfare regime, Paper presented at UNU-Merit Conference 2017, Internal Conference, Maastricht, 29 June 2017

Broich, Tobias, 2017, New Actors in the Global Economy: The Case of Chinese Development Finance in Africa, PhD dissertation Maastricht University / United Nations University

Aboal, Diego & Ezequiel Tacsir, 2017, Innovation and productivity in services and manufacturing: the role of ICT, Industrial and Corporate Change, dtx030, More information

Aboal, Diego & Ezequiel Tacsir, 2017, The impact of subsidies on researcher’s productivity: Evidence from a developing country, Research Evaluation, 26(4): 269-283, More information

Ramani, Shyama V. , Timothée Frühauf & Arijita Dutta, 2017, On Diarrhoea in Adolescents and School Toilets:Insights from an Indian Village School Study, The Journal of Development Studies, 53(11): 1899-1914, More information

Nikaj, Bernard, 2017, From no-government to e-government, PhD dissertation Maastricht University / United Nations University, More information

Safarnejad, Ali, 2017, Prioritizing the HIV Response A multi-criteria decision analysis, PhD dissertation Maastricht University / United Nations University, More information

Freire Junior, Clovis, 2017, Diversification and Structural Economic Dynamics, PhD dissertation Maastricht University / United Nations University, More information

Kuss, Maria Klara & Miguel A Rivera Quinones, Oct 2017, Rising-up not blown away: Re-builidng Puerto Rico from the ground up,IDS blog, Brighton: Institute of Development Studies, More information

Pérez-Moreno, Salvador, Elena Bárcena-Martín & Jo Ritzen, 2017, Institutional diversity in the Euro area: any evidence of convergence?, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-047

Lemmens, Paul, Hans Dupont & Inez Roosen, Oct 2017, Migrants, asylum seekers and refugees: an overview of the literature relating to drug use and access to services. Background paper comissioned by the EMCDDA for Health and social responses to drug problems: a European guide, The European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA), 1-16, More information

Miedzinski, Michal, Will McDowall, René Kemp & Serdar Turkeli, Jul 09, 2017, An expert-based participatory evaluation of public policies for sustainability transitions, European Forum for Studies of Policies fo Research and Innovation (EU-SPRI), June, 2017, Vienna, Austria, More information

Bayru, Alebel, Mulu Gebreeyesus, Girum Abebe & Berihu Assefa, Feb 2017, Study on Industrial Park Development: Issues, Practices and Lessons for Ethiopia, Research Report 29, Ethiopian Development Research Institute, More information

Gebreeyesus, Mulu & Ashagrie Demile, Jul 2017, Why export promotion efforts failed to deliver? Assessment of the export incentives and their implementation in Ethiopia, Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, EDRI Working Paper 17, More information

Gebreeyesus, Mulu, 2017, Industries without smokestacks: Implications for Ethiopia’s industrialization, UNU-WIDER, Helsinki, Finland, WIDER Working Paper 2017/14, More information

Gebreeyesus, Mulu, 2017, natural experiment of industrial policy: Floriculture and the metal and engineering industries in Ethiopia, in: John Page and Finn Trap, The Practice of Industrial Policy, Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 191-210, More information

Siba, Eyerusalem & Mulu Gebreeyesus, 2017, Learning to export and learning from exporting: The case of Ethiopia manufacturing, Journal of African Economies, 26(1): 1-23, More information

Wakeford, Jeremy J, Mulu Gebreeyesus, Tsegaye Ginbo, Kassahun Yimer, Ornelie Manzambi, Chukwumerije Okereke, Mairi Black & Yacob Mulugetta, 2017, Innovation for green industrialisation: An empirical assessment of innovation in Ethiopia's cement, leather and textile sectors, Journal of Cleaner Production, 166: 503 - 511, More information

Volante, Louis, Don A. Klinger, Özge Bilgili & Melissa Siegel, 2017, Making sense of the performance (dis)advantage for immigrant students across Canada, Canadian Journal of Education, 40(3): 329-361

Volante, Louis (ed.), Sep 2017, The PISA Effect on Global Educational Governance, Routledge Press, New York, NY, More information

Kuss, Maria Klara, Jul 13, 2017, Who decides who gets the money and why? The political settlement of Social Cash Transfers in Zambia, Paper presented at Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management 2017 International Conference, Brussels, 13 July 2017

Mugumya, Firminus, Maria Klara Kuss & Franziska Gassmann, Jul 14, 2017, Beyond aggregate measures: Exploring the impact of local structures on economic multipliers of social pensions in Uganda, Paper presented at Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management 2017 International Conference, Brussels, 14 July 2017

Llewellin, Paddy & Maria Klara Kuss, Jul 14, 2017, Zooming in: Market access and livelihood impacts of Uganda’s Senior Citizens Grant, Paper presented at Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management 2017 International Conference, Brussels, 14 July 2017

Confraria, Hugo & Fernando Vargas (eds.), 2017, Scientific systems in Latin America: performance, networks, and collaborations with industry, The Journal of Technology Transfer, More information

Broich, Tobias, 2017, Do authoritarian regimes receive more Chinese development finance than democratic ones? Empirical evidence for Africa, China Economic Review, 46: 180-207, More information

Cowan, Robin & Giulia Rossello, 2017, Emergent structures in faculty hiring networks, and the effects of mobility on academic performance, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-046

Eichhorst, Werner, Paul Marx & Caroline Wehner, 2017, Labor Market Reforms in Europe: Towards More Flexicure Labor Markets?, Journal for Labour Market Research, 51(3): 1-17, More information

Muysken, Joan, Bas Bonekamp & Huub Meijers, 2017, Stock-flow consistent data for the Dutch economy, 1995-2015, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-045

Marotta, Julieta, Jul 2017, Access to Justice Initiative: Enabling Domestic Violence Survivors to Protect Themselves, Panel at Fordham Law School/National Center for Access to Justice, More information

Marotta, Julieta, May 2017, Acceso a justicia desde la visión de las víctimas de violencia doméstica, Facultad de Derecho y Ciencias Políticas, Universidad Abierta Interamericana

Marotta, Julieta, Jul 10, 2017, Innovative Strategies for Assessing Risk in Domestic Violence Cases and Obtaining Access to Justice , NACM ‐ IACA Joint Educational Conference, More information

Constant, Amelie, 2017, The healthy immigrant paradox and health convergence, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-044

Edle von Gaessler, Anne & Thomas Ziesemer, 2017, Ageing, human capital and demographic dividends with endogenous growth, labour supply and foreign capital, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-043

Kuschminder, Katherine, 2017, Libya is Not Turkey: why the EU plan to stop Mediterranean migration is a human rights concern, The Conversation Global, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine, Jun 2017, Taking stock of Assisted Voluntary Return from Europe : decision making, reintegration and sustainable return : time for a paradigm shift. Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies , 2017/31, European University Institute Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, Florence, Italy, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine, 2017, Interrogating the Relationship between Remigration and Sustainable Return, International Migration, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine, Aug 2017, Reintegration Strategies: Conceptualizing How Return Migrants Reintegrate, Springer, London, More information

Iizuka, Michiko, Fernando Vargas & Jakob Baumann, 2017, Financial mechanism to invest in knowledge from natural resource revenues: Experiences from Bolivia, Chile, Colombia and Peru, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-042

Narula, Rajneesh, 2017, Multinational firms and the extractive sectors in the 21st century: Can they drive development?, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-041

Kemp, René, Eva Bartekova & Serdar Turkeli, 2017, The innovation trajectory of eco-cement in the Netherlands: a co-evolution analysis, International Economics and Economic Policy, 14(3): 409–429, More information

Dietrich, Stephan, Daniele Malerba, Armando Barrientos & Franziska Gassmann, 2017, Rates of return to antipoverty transfers in Uganda, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-040

Brown, Alessio J. G. & Klaus F. Zimmermann, 2017, Jagdhunde der Globalisierung, Personalführung, 2017(7-8): 32-37, More information

Akay, Alpaslan, Olivier Bargain & Klaus F. Zimmermann, 2017, Home Sweet Home? Macroeconomic Conditions in Home Countries and the Well-Being of Migrants, Journal of Human Resources, 52(2): 351-373, More information

Mahé, Clotilde , 2017, Occupational choice of return migrants: Is there a 'Jack-of-all-trades' effect?, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-039