Latest Publications


Kuschminder, Katherine, 2019, The Multi-level Governance of Asylum in Italy: Understanding Eritreans’ Secondary Movements in Search of Relocation within Italy, Journal of Refugee Studies, More information

Tomai, Maria, 2019, Re:thinking / Re:working higher education: SDG Conference Bergen, UNU-MERIT, More information

Goedhuys, Micheline & Eleonora Nillesen, Feb 2019, Measuring Women’s Empowerment in the Middle East and North Africa, Women’s empowerment is important in its own right, yet it is also a catalyst towards other development goals. This brief demonstrates that measurement tools are being developed based on individual and household surveys, to monitor the evolution of women’s position in the household, the family and the community, 8, More information

Pineli, André, Rajneesh Narula & René Belderbos, 2019, FDI, multinationals and structural change in developing countries, Forthcoming in: Alcorta, L.,Szirmai, A., Verpagen, B. And Foster-McGregor, N. (eds) 'New Perspectives on Structural Change: Causes and Consequences of Structural Change in the Global Economy', Oxford University Press, 2020 , UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2019-004

Bas, Maria & Caroline Paunov, 2019, What gains and distributional implications result from trade liberalization?, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2019-003

Soete, Luc, 2019, Science, technology and innovation studies at a crossroad: SPRU as case study, Research Policy, 48(2019): 849-857, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine, 2019, Using Mixed Methods to Examine Refugees and Other Migrants’ Decision-Making in Transit, Sage Research Methods Case, More information

Celbis, Mehmet Guney, Pui-hang Wong & Tatjana Guznajeva, 2019, Regional integration and the economic geography of Belarus, Eurasian Geography and Economics, More information

Papangelopoulos, Kostas & Ortrun Merkle, Jan 2019, Investigating the impact of experiences abroad on perceptions of corruption: A case-study on Greek migrants in Germany, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom, SEESOX Diaspora briefs, More information

Volante, Louis, 2019, Culturally responsive teaching in a globalized world, The Conversation(January 23), More information

Vallejo, Bertha, Banji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka, Nicholas Ozor & Maurice Bolo, 2019, Open Innovation and Innovation Intermediaries inrnSub-Saharan Africa, Sustainability, 11(2): 392, More information

McGregor, Elaine, Jan 2019, Money Matters: The Role of Funding in Migration Governance, IMIn Working Papers Series 2019, No. 149, More information

Pezzoni, M., R. Veugelers & Fabiana Visentin, 2019, How fast is this novel technology going to be a hit?, Centre for Economic Policy Research, London, More information

Wadho, Waqar, Micheline Goedhuys & Azam Chaudhry, 2019, Do young innovative companies create more jobs? Evidence from Pakistani textile firms, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2019-002

Soete, Luc, 2019, From "destructive creation" to "creative destruction": Rethinking Science, Technology and innovation in a global context, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2019-001

Okereke, Chukwumerije, Alexia Coke, Mulu Gebreeyesus, Tsegaye Ginbo, Jeremy J Wakeford & Yacob Mulugetta, 2019, Governing green industrialisation in Africa: Assessing key parameters for a sustainable socio-technical transition in the context of Ethiopia, World Development, 115: 279-290, More information

Muttaqien, Arip, 2019, Essays on Inequality and Polarization: Empirical Studies in Developing Asia, PhD dissertation Maastricht University / United Nations University

Bilgili, Özge, Craig Loschmann, Sonja Fransen & Melissa Siegel, 2019, Is the Education of Local Children Influenced by Living near a Refugee Camp? Evidence from Host Communities in Rwanda, International Migration(Special Issue), More information

Poghosyan, Tatevik, 2019, How Board Networks Affect Firm Performance and Innovation Incentives in Transition Economies: The Case of Armenia, PhD dissertation Maastricht University / United Nations University

Wang, Lili, Jojo Jacob & Zibiao Li, 2019, Exploring the spatial dimensions of nanotechnology development in China: the effects of funding and spillovers, Regional Studies, 53(2): 245-260, More information

Lefèbvre, Mathieu, Alain Jousten & Anne-Lore Fraikin, Aug 2018, Social Security Incentives in Belgium:An Analysis of Four Decades of Change, IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Bonn, Germany

Jones, Stephanie, Dixon Block & Abigail Daley, 2018, Advice in Action: How to Retain and Engage Employees, Effective Executive, XXI(4), More information

Marotta, Julieta & Agustín Parise, Dec 18, 2018, Herramientas de Mentoría y Coaching en el ámbito Universitario: Experiencias en el ámbito Local e Internacional, Faculty of Law, University Buenos Aires, More information

Roosen, Inez (ed.), 2018, Migration and health: a continuous link crossing borders, Tijdschrift VN Forum, 2017(2), More information

Nnadozie, Emmanuel, Thomas Munthali, Robert Nantchouang, Samia S. O. M. Nour & Nicholas Ozor, 2018, Successful Cases of Building Capacity in Africa’s Science, Technology and Innovation Systems, in: Alabi, Reuben; Gutowski, Achim; Mohamed Hassan, Nazar; Knedlik, Tobias; Mohamed Nour, Samia; and Wohlmuth, Karl (Eds), African Development Perspectives Yearbook (2018): Science Technology and Innovation Policies for Inclusive Growth in Africa: Unit 1: General Issues and Country Cases, Vol. 20, Lit Verlag, Berlin, Münster, Wien, Zürich, London, 127-166

Nour, Samia S. O. M. & Karl Wohlmuth, 2018, Science Technology and Innovation (STI) Policies for Sudan’s Economic Revitalization - An Introduction, in: Alabi, Reuben; Gutowski, Achim; Mohamed Hassan, Nazar; Knedlik, Tobias; Mohamed Nour, Samia; and Wohlmuth, Karl (Eds), African Development Perspectives Yearbook (2018): Science Technology and Innovation Policies for Inclusive Growth in Africa: Unit 1: General Issues and Country Cases, Vol. 20, Lit Verlag, Berlin, Münster, Wien, Zürich, London, 169-206

Nour, Samia S. O. M., 2018, Innovation in Industrial Firms in Sudan, in: Alabi, Reuben; Gutowski, Achim; Mohamed Hassan, Nazar; Knedlik, Tobias; Mohamed Nour, Samia; and Wohlmuth, Karl (Eds), African Development Perspectives Yearbook (2018): Science Technology and Innovation Policies for Inclusive Growth in Africa: Unit 1: General Issues and Country Cases, Vol. 20, Lit Verlag, Berlin, Münster, Wien, Zürich, London, 279-292

Nour, Samia S. O. M., 2018, The National Innovation System in Sudan – Is it enhancing national competitiveness and contributing to a higher business performance?, in: Alabi, Reuben; Gutowski, Achim; Mohamed Hassan, Nazar; Knedlik, Tobias; Mohamed Nour, Samia; and Wohlmuth, Karl (Eds), African Development Perspectives Yearbook (2018): Science Technology and Innovation Policies for Inclusive Growth in Africa: Unit 1: General Issues and Country Cases, Vol. 20, Lit Verlag, Berlin, Münster, Wien, Zürich, London, 207-250

Alabi, Reuben, Achim Gutowski, Nazar Mohamed Hassan, Tobias Knedlik, Samia S. O. M. Nour & Karl Wohlmuth (eds.), 2018, African Development Perspectives Yearbook: Science Technology and Innovation Policies for Inclusive Growth in Africa: Unit 1: General Issues and Country Cases, Vol. 20, Lit Verlag, Berlin, Münster, Wien, Zürich, London, More information

Merkle, Ortrun, Dec 2018, Men pay with money -women with their bodies: experiences of corruption during migration, Humanitarian Congress Vienna: Food for Thoughts -International Anti-Corruption Day, 9 December 2018, More information

Gebreeyesus, Mulu, Abebe Ambachew, Tigabu Degu, Berihu Assefa, Girum Abebe, Seid Hassen & Haileselassie Medhin, 2018, Main Features of Micro and Small Manufacturing Enterprises in Ethiopia: Baseline Survey Report, Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 1-143, More information

Abebe, Girum, Berihu Assefa, Mulu Gebreeyesus & Tigabu Degu, 2018, Identifying dynamic and constrained entrepreneurs in low income countries: evidence from Ethiopia, Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, More information

Assefa, Berihu, Mulu Gebreeyesus & Firew Weldeyes, 2018, Alleviating the Barriers to Domestic Investment in Addis Ababa: Underlined Causes and Proposed Solutions, Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, More information

Gebreeyesus, Mulu, May 2018, Industries without smokestacks: Implications for Ethiopia’s industrialization, in: Richard Newfarmer, John Page, and Finn Trap, Industries without Smokestacks and Structural Transformation in Africa, Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 170-190, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine & Alexandra Ricard-Guay, Oct 2018, ILO Ethiopia Reintegration Background Report, More information

Ricard-Guay, Alexandra & Katherine Kuschminder, Oct 2018, Reintegration Package for Ethiopia, ILO Report, More information

Rivera Leon, Lorena, Kyle Bergquist, Sacha Wunsch-Vincent, Ning Xu & Kunihiko Fushimi, Sep 2018, Measuring innovation in energy technologies: green patents as captured by WIPO's International Patent Classification (IPC) green inventory, World Intellectual Property Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, More information

Kuss, Maria Klara, Dec 2018, Who decides who gets social protection?, BLISS blog, The Hague: International Institute of Social Studies (ISS), More information

Mazeikaite, Gintare, Cathal O'Donoghue & Denisa Maria Sologon (eds.), 2018, The Great Recession, financial strain and self-assessed health in Ireland, The European Journal of Health Economics: 1-18, More information

de Neubourg, C., L. Boon, Victor Cebotari, A. Dangeot, B. Elezaj, M. Isaurralde, J. Karpati, N. Ramful & R. Safojan, 2018, Multidimensional child poverty analyses and child-sensitive social protection, Policy in Focus, 15(3): 13-16, More information

Gries, Thomas & Wim Naudé, 2018, Artificial intelligence, jobs, inequality and productivity: Does aggregate demand matter?, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2018-047

Ndubuisi, Gideon & Elvis Avenyo, 2018, Estimating the effects of robotization on exports, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2018-046

Castillo, Juan Carlos & G.J. De Vries, 2018, The Domestic Content of Mexico's Maquiladora Exports: A Long-Run Perspective, Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, 27(2): 200-219, More information

Naudé, Wim, 2018, Structural transformation in Africa: New technologies, resurgent entrepreneurship and the revival of manufacturing, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2018-045

Gault, Fred & Magnus Hakvåg, 2018, Co-operation between the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on the Definition of Innovation for Innovation Management and Statistical Measurement, OECD, Paris, More information

Meshkovska, Biljana, Oct 2018, Sex work and trafficking: relationship, persisting stigma and a look toward the future, VN Forum, 2017-2 Migration and Development, More information

Ziesemer, Thomas, 2018, Can we have growth when population is stagnant? Testing linear growth rate formulas of non-scale endogenous growth models, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2018-044

Huang, Beijia, Yanxi Chen, Will McDowall, Serdar Turkeli, Raimund Bleischwitz & Yong Geng, 2018, Embodied GHG emissions of building materials in Shanghai, Journal of Cleaner Production, 210: 777-785, More information

Triantos, Katerina, Oct 2018, Mygration Story: Escaping conflict, embracing education — but never forgetting our roots, Mygration Series, More information

Triantos, Katerina & Mindel van de Laar, Jan 2018, Knowledge is power when choosing a track: How online tools help students & tutors alike, A blog about the open, online education project SMART Choices and SMART Tools, More information


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