Latest Publications

Marotta, Julieta & A Parise, Oct 03, 2022, El aprendizaje basado en problemas (ABP) y la consolidación de un derecho antidiscriminatorio en el marco de covid-19, 2da Jornada sobre Innovación en las Prácticas de la Enseñanza y la Investigación en las Ciencias Jurídicas

Nour, Samia S. O. M., 2022, South-South Ideas paper on Digital Transformation: South-South Cooperation, Technology and Digital Transformation: the case of Arab Countries, United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP): United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), New York, USA, More information

Nour, Samia S. O. M., 2022, The Impact of COVID-19 on Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Labor Market: The Case of Sudan, Economic Research Forum for the Arab countries and Turkey (ERF) Policy Brief Number PB 87, More information

Nour, Samia S. O. M., 2022, The Impact of COVID-19 on Households and Firms in the MENA Region: the case of Sudan, Agence Française de Développement (AFD), Paris, France, Agence Française de Développement (AFD) Research Paper No 250, More information

Confraria, Hugo, Tommaso Ciarli & Ed Noyons, 2022, Countries' research priorities in relation to the Sustainable Development Goals, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-030

Nsanzumuhire, Silas, 2022, Strategic Mechanisms for stimulating academia-industry collaboration in developing countries, PhD Dissertation Maastricht University

Rubiconto, Francesca, 2022, Technical change, competitiveness, and employment. A sustainable perspective, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Mia, Radhika, 2022, Firm Innovation Strategies in Alternative Energy Systems: Exploring the Dynamics of Firm Innovation Strategies Over the Technology Life Cycle, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Giuberti Coutinho, Lorena , 2022, Essays on Technology and Society: The Impacts of Algorithms and Online Media on Labour Market Outcomes and Political Dynamics, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Christopoulos, George, 2022, Regional patterns of innovation clustering and economic performance, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Hollanders, Hugo, Nordine Es-Sadki & Aishe Khalilova, Sep 2022, European Innovation Scoreboard 2022, The EIS provides a comparative analysis of innovation performance in EU countries, other European countries, and regional neighbours. It helps countries assess the relative strengths and weaknesses of their national innovation systems and identify challenges that they need to address, More information

Marotta, Julieta, Aug 2022, Developing Holistic and Inclusive Family Justice in Argentina, in: Mavis Maclean (Anthology Editor), Rachel Treloar (Anthology Editor), Bregje Dijksterhuis (Anthology Editor), What Is a Family Justice System For?, Hart Publishing, Oxford, UK

Ziesemer, Thomas, 2022, Linking the BOPC growth model with foreign debt dynamics to the goods and labour markets: A BOP-IXSM-Okun model, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-029

Mesfin, Hiwot, Francesco Cecchi, Eleonora Nillesen & Nyasha Tirivayi, 2022, The effect of siblings’ sex ratio on physical capital, human capital, and gendered time use among adolescents in Ethiopia, Economics and Human Biology, 47, DOI:, More information

Spinola, Danilo & Beatriz Calzada Olvera, Jan 2022, Complexity and Productive Structure in Latin America: A Network Analysis of Trade Patterns, Centre for Applied Finance and Economics (CAFE), Birmingham City Business School, Birmingham City University, Birmingham, More information

Sirtori, Emanuela, 2022, LED there be light The evolution in LED technology and dynamics of entry into the LED lighting market, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Gonzalez Amador, Michelle, Robin Cowan & Eleonora Nillesen, 2022, Peer networks and malleability of educational aspirations, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-028

Ahmed, Musa Hasen , Wondimagegn Tesfaye & Franziska Gassmann, 2022, Early Growing Season Weather Variation, Expectation Formation, and Agricultural Land Allocation Decisions in Ethiop, Journal of Agricultural Economics, Online, DOI: 10.1111/1477-9552.12507, More information

Iacoella, Francesco, Franziska Gassmann & Nyasha Tirivayi, 2022, Which communication technology is effective for promoting reproductive health? Television, radio, and mobile phones in sub-Saharan Africa, PLOS One, Online, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0272501, More information

Dietrich, Stephan, Aline Meysonnat, Francisco Rosales, Franziska Gassmann & Victor Cebotari, 2022, Economic Development, Weather Shocks and Child Marriage in South Asia: a Machine Learning Approach, PLOS One, Online, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0271373, More information

Ansyari, Fauzan, Wim Groot & Kristof De Witte, 2022, Teachers’ preferences for online professional development: Evidence from a discrete choice experiment, Teaching and Teacher Education, 119(November): 1-13, DOI:, More information

Al Shmaly , Zakaria, 2022, Citizen by choice? The effect of context on political socialisation of Syrian refugees in Baden-Württemberg and Brandenburg, Florence : European University Institute, 2022 , School of Transnational Governance, Master Thesis, More information

Nijkamp, Peter, Karima Kourtit & Mehmet Guney Celbis, 2022, Spotlight on the region: Analytical contributions on regional development, The Annals of Regional Science, Special Issue in honor of Roger Stough, DOI: 10.1007/s00168-022-01174-2, More information

Tetteh, Godsway, 2022, The Economic Outcomes of Financial Innovation and Digital Infrastructure in Sub-Saharan Africa, PhD Dissertation Maastricht University

Vincent, Rose & Victor Osei Kwadwo, 2022, Spatial interdependence and spillovers of fiscal grants in Benin: Static and dynamic diffusions, World Development, 158, DOI:, More information

Urom, Christian, Gideon Ndubuisi & Khaled Guesmi, 2022, Dynamic dependence and predictability between volume and return of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs): The roles of market factors and geopolitical risks, Finance Research Letters, 50: 103188, DOI: 10.1016/, More information

Urom, Christian, Gideon Ndubuisi, Gaye Del Lo & Denis Yuni, 2022, Global commodity and equity markets spillovers to Africa during the COVID-19 pandemic, Emerging Markets Review, Online, DOI: 10.1016/j.ememar.2022.100948, More information

Urom, Christian, Gideon Ndubuisi, Khaled Guesmi & Ramzi Benkraien, 2022, Quantile co-movement and dependence between energy-focused sectors and artificial intelligence, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 183: 121842, DOI: 10.1016/j.techfore.2022.121842, More information

Habiyaremye, Alexis, 2022, The impasse of Black Economic Empowerment in South Africa: a glance through the lenses of postcolonial epistemic violence and racial capitalism, in: Houston, G., Y. D. Davids and M. Kanyane, Paradise Lost: Race and Racism in Post-apartheid South Africa, Brill, the Netherlands, 28, More information

Habiyaremye, Alexis & Joseph Eliabson Maniragena, 2022, The contribution of South African higher education institutions to tackling exclustion and sustainability challenges: The case of University of Johannesburg's Izindaba Zokudla project in Soweto, GUNi World Report, More information

Habiyaremye, Alexis, 2022, Optimal Patent Protection Length for Vital Pharmaceuticals in the Age of COVID-19, Sustainability, 14: 9799, DOI: 10.3390/su14169799., More information

Urom, Christian, Hela Mzoughi, Gideon Ndubuisi & Khaled Guesmi, 2022, Dynamic dependence between clean investments and economic policy uncertainty, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-027

Ritzen, Jo & Eleonora Nillesen, 2022, A chance for optimism: Engineering the break away from the downward spiral in trust and social cohesion or keeping the fish from disappearing, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-026

Bartzokas, Anthony, Renato Giacon & Corrado Macchiarelli, 2022, Exogenous shocks and proactive resilience in the EU: The case of the Recovery and Resilience Facility, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-025

Zhao, Wenjing, Lili Wang & Lin Zhang, 2022, How does academia respond to the burden of infectious and parasitic disease?, Health Research Policy and Systems, 20(89), DOI:, More information

Lebon-McGregor, Elaine, Francesco Pasetti, Niels Ike & Eleni Diker, Aug 2022, Piloting Indicators in the Netherlands, Spain and Turkey, AdMiGov Deliverable 7.3, More information

Bartzokas, Anthony, Corrado Macchiarelli & Renato Giacon (eds.), Jul 2022, The Euro Area’s Monetary-Fiscal Policy Interactions After 2020: A New Normal?, We review the interactions and the potential complementarities between the new TPI and the ongoing implementation of the EU-RRF and discuss long-term implications for the Euro Area, More information

Siruno, Lalaine, Jul 2022, Responsibility and solidarity across the EU, Part of a special edition of the Studio Europa Maastricht policy briefs collection. This policy brief presents academic reflections on a selection of recommendations adopted at the European Citizens’ Panel on migration and EU in the world. Studio Europa Maastricht and European Institute of Public Administation (EIPA), in February 2022, hosted the panel in the framework of the Conference on the Future of Europe in Maastricht, More information

Bartzokas, Anthony, Renato Giacon & Corrado Macchiarelli, 2022, Assessing the ECB’s new Transmission Protection Mechanism, EUROPP - European Politics and Policy(20 July), More information

Perilla, Juan R. & Thomas Ziesemer, 2022, Technology adoption, innovation policy and catching-up, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-024

Bartzokas, Anthony, Jul 2022, Finance and Innovation: From Joseph Alois Schumpeter to Rhino Bonds, A renewed focus on the triangle innovation, finance and sustainability will enrich the analytical framework of innovation studies with a deeper understanding of the prominent role of financial structures in innovation dynamics during the transition to sustainable development. But delivering on this agenda requires a determined effort to understand the systemic challenges arising from financial constraints and innovation driven solutions for the provision of global public goods, More information

Marotta, Julieta, May 18, 2022, Judicial Understanding of the Impact of Mental Health in Intimate Partner Violence, MEPLI

Marotta, Julieta & Laura Lora, Jun 09, 2022, Developments in Argentina on the Understanding of the Child as a Subject of Procedural Rights, IISL June 9-10 2022, Virtual

Kool, Tamara A. & Franziska Gassmann, 2022, Essential Needs Analysis & Programming: A global review of WFP’s approach and experience to-date, Report commissioned by WFP Rome

Vinci, Vincenzo, Franziska Gassmann & Pierre Mohnen, 2022, Institutions and preferences for social protection, International Social Security Review, 75(1): 107-154, DOI: 10.1111/issr.12290, More information

Röthlisberger, Claudia, Franziska Gassmann, Wim Groot & Bruno Martorano, 2022, The contribution of personality traits and social norms to the gender pay gap: A systematic literature review, Journal of Economic Surveys, Online, DOI: 10.1111/joes.12501, More information

Chongcharoentanawat, Patima, Franziska Gassmann & Pierre Mohnen, 2022, Thailand’s Vocational Training and Upward Mobility: Impact Heterogeneities and Policy Implications, Journal of Development Effectiveness, Online, DOI: 10.1080/19439342.2022.2089199, More information

Ziesemer, Thomas, 2022, Foreign R&D spillovers to the USA and strategic reactions, Applied Economics, 54(37): 4274-4291, DOI:, More information

Nomaler, Önder & Bart Verspagen, 2022, Complexity research in economics: past, present and future, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-023

Bicker Caarten, Ashleigh, Loes van Heugten & Ortrun Merkle, 2022, The intersection of corruption and gender-based violence: Examining the gendered experiences of sextortion during migration to South Africa, African Journal of Reproductive Health, 26(6): 45-54, More information