Latest Publications

Cleton, Laura, 2022, Book review: Saving the Children: Humanitarianism, Internationalism, and Empire by Emily Baughan, Ethnic and Racial Studies, Book review: Saving the Children: Humanitarianism, Internationalism, and Empire by Emily Baughan

Ansyari, Fauzan, Wim Groot & Kristof de Witte, 2022, A systematic review and meta-analysis of data use professional development interventions, Journal of Professional Capital and Community, DOI:, More information

Papangelopoulos, Kostas & Ortrun Merkle, Jun 2022, “When in Rome”: Do Recent Greek Migrants Adopt New Norms on Corruption While Living Abroad?, in: Anastasakis, O., Pratsinakis, M., Kalantzi, F., Kamaras, A. (eds), Diaspora Engagement in Times of Severe Economic Crisis, Palgrave Macmillan, Cham, More information

Caliendo, Marco, Deborah Cobb-Clark, Harald Pfeifer, Arne Uhlendorff & Caroline Wehner, 2022, Managers' Risk Preferences and Firm Training Investments, IZA Discussion Paper No. 15043, More information

Wehner, Caroline, Andries de Grip & Harald Pfeifer, 2022, Do Recruiters Select Workers with Different Personality Traits for Different Tasks? A Discrete Choice Experiment, Labour Economics, 78: 1-14, More information

Hassan, Elizabeth, Wim Groot & Louis Volante, 2022, Education funding and learning outcomes in Sub-Saharan Africa: A review of reviews, International Journal of Educational Research Open, 3: 1-13, More information

Nii-Aponsah, Hubert, 2022, Automation exposure and implications in advanced and developing countries across gender, age, and skills, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-021

Volante, Louis, Sylke Schnepf & Don A. Klinger (eds.), Jun 2022, Cross-National Achievement Surveys for Monitoring Educational Outcomes: Policies, Practices, and Political Reforms within the European Union, Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg, More information

Mensah, Emmanuel Buadi, Solomon Owusu, Neil Foster-McGregor & Adam Szirmai, 2022, Structural change, productivity growth and labour market turbulence in Sub-Saharan Africa, Journal of African Economies: 1-38, DOI: 10.1093/jae/ejac010, More information

Celbis, Mehmet Guney, 2022, Unemployment in Rural Europe: A Machine Learning Perspective, Applied Spatial Analysis and Policy, DOI: 10.1007/s12061-022-09464-0, More information

Vargas, Fernando, Charlotte Guillard, Monica Salazar & Gustavo A. Crespi, 2022, Harmonized Latin American innovation Surveys Database (LAIS): Firm-level microdata for the study of innovation, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-020

Bordon, Giulio, Francesco Iacoella & Franziska Gassmann, 2022, Simulating redistributive social policy scenarios for Montenegro, Final Report, Study commissioned by UNICEF Montenegro, More information

Cleton, Laura, 2022, Assessing Adequate Homes and Proper Parenthood: How Gendered and Racialized Family Norms Legitimize the Deportation of Unaccompanied Minors in Belgium and the Netherlands, Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State & Society, DOI: 10.1093/sp/jxac001, More information

Cleton, Laura & Saskia Bonjour, 2022, Feminist Scholarship in Europe on the Politics of International Migration, in: Maria Stern and Ann E. Towns, Feminist IR in Europe. Knowledge Production in Academic Institutions, Palgrave Macmillan, Cham

Siruno, Lalaine, Thomas Swerts & Arjen Leerkes, 2022, Personal Recognition Strategies of Undocumented Migrant Domestic Workers in The Netherlands, Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies, DOI: 10.1080/15562948.2022.2077503, More information

Konte, Maty & Gideon Ndubuisi, 2022, Remittance dependence, support for taxation and quality of public services in Africa, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-019

Ndubuisi, Gideon, Denis Yuni & Ernest Ngeh Tingum, 2022, Economic Sentiment and Climate Transition During the COVID-19 Pandemic, in: Stéphane Goutte, Khaled Guesmi, Christian Urom (Eds), Financial Market Dynamics after COVID 19, Springer, USA, More information

Raturi, Radhika & Victor Cebotari, 2022, The impact of parental migration on psychological well-being of children in Ghana, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, Online, DOI: 10.1080/1369183X.2022.2076070, More information

de la Fuente, Erich, 2022, Limiting Media Freedom in Democratic States, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Osei Kwadwo, Victor, 2022, Inter-Municipal Cooperation and Environmental Outcomes Impact, drivers, and incentives, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Mesfin, Hiwot, 2022, ssays on Human and Social Capital Formation, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Corsini, Alberto, Michele Pezzoni & Fabiana Visentin, 2022, What makes a productive Ph.D. student?, Research Policy, 51(10): 104561, DOI:, More information

Vargas, Fernando, 2022, How do firms innovate in Latin America? Identification of innovation strategies and their main adoption determinants, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-018

Kool, Tamara A. , 2022, Promotiebespreking: Tamara A. Kool, ESB, 107(4809): 195-195

Micinski, Nicholas R. & Elaine Lebon-McGregor, 2022, Multiple faces of migration and development, in: Corinna R. Unger, Iris Borowy, Corinne A. Pernet (eds), The Routledge Handbook on the History of Development, Routledge, London, More information

Iacoella, Francesco, 2022, The Changing Role of Communication Technology in Reproductive Health: Essays from Sub-Saharan Africa, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Laar, Mindel, Cristina Mancigotti, Richard E West, Paris Cosma & Dennis Katwal, 2022, The value of educational microcredentials in open access online education: a doctoral education case, Open Learning: The Journal of Open, Distance and e-Learning(published 10 May 2022), DOI:

Calzada Olvera, Beatriz, 2022, Extractive Industries and Structural Transformation, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Seri, Cecilia & Aranzazu de Juan Fernandez, 2022, CO2 emissions and income growth in Latin America: long-term patterns and determinants, Environment, Development and Sustainability, DOI:, More information

Gonzalez Sauri, Mario & Giulia Rossello, 2022, The Role of Early-Career University Prestige Stratification on the Future Academic Performance of Scholars, Research in Higher Education, Online, DOI: 10.1007/s11162-022-09679-7, More information

Habiyaremye, Alexis, Nicola A King & Fiona Tregenna, 2022, Innovation and socio-economic development challenges in South Africa: An overview of indicators and trends, University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg, SARChI Industrial Development Working Paper Series WP 2022-03, More information

Habiyaremye, Alexis, 2022, Racial capitalism, ruling elite business entanglement and the impasse of black economic empowerment policy in South Africa, African Journal of Business Ethics, 16(1), DOI: 10.15249/16-1-298, More information

Urom, Christian, Gideon Ndubuisi & Khaled Guesmi, 2022, Quantile return and volatility connectedness among Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) and (un)conventional assets, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-017

Urom, Christian, Hela Mzoughi, Gideon Ndubuisi & Khaled Guesmi, 2022, Directional predictability and time-frequency spillovers among clean energy sectors and oil price uncertainty, The Quarterly Review of Economics & Finance, Online, DOI: 10.1016/j.qref.2022.04.005, More information

Gault, Fred & Luc Soete, 2022, Innovation Indicators, Business and Managment, Online, DOI: 10.1093/acrefore/9780190224851.013.331, More information

Iizuka, Michiko, Carlo Pietrobelli & Fernando Vargas, 2022, Innovation in Mining Global Value Chains: Implications for Emerging Economies, in: Daly, A., Humphreys, D., Raffo, J., & Valacchi, G. (Eds.), Global Challenges for Innovation in Mining Industries, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, More information

Kuschminder, Katie & Talitha Dubow, 2022, Moral Exclusion, Dehumanisation, and Continued Resistance to Return: Experiences of Refused Afghan Asylum Seekers in the Netherlands, Geopolitics, DOI:

Wu, Lichao, Yanpeng Jiang, Lili Wang & Xinhao Qiao, 2022, The two faces of urbanisation and productivity: Enhance or inhibit? New evidence from Chinese firm-level data, Asian-Pacific Economic Literature, 36(1): 126-142, DOI:, More information

Nomaler, Önder & Bart Verspagen, 2022, Canonical correlation complexity of European regions, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-016

Nomaler, Önder & Bart Verspagen, 2022, The canonical correlation complexity method, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-015

Crespi, Gustavo A., Charlotte Guillard, Monica Salazar & Fernando Vargas, 2022, Harmonized Latin American Innovation Surveys Database (LAIS): Firm-Level Microdata for the Study of Innovation, Inter-American Development Bank, Washington DC, More information

Soares Martins Neto, Antonio, Xavier Cirera & Alex Coad, 2022, Routine-biased technological change and employee outcomes after mass layoffs: Evidence from Brazil, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-014

Ndubuisi, Gideon & Solomon Owusu, 2022, Sub-Saharan Africa’s prospect of economic development through global supply chains, In Sustainable Global Supply Chains Report 2022, Research Network Sustainable Global Supply Chains, More information

Urom, Christian, Gideon Ndubuisi & Khaled Guesmi, 2022, How do financial and commodity markets volatility react to real economic activity?, Finance Research Letters, 102733, DOI: 10.1016/, More information

Albaladejo, Manuel, Nicola Cantore & Solomon Owusu, 2022, Circular Economy to fight climate change: Are countries walking the talk?, Unido Industrial Analytics Platform, April, More information

Ndubuisi, Gideon & Solomon Owusu, 2022, Wage effects of global value chains participation and position: An industry-level analysis, The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, Online, DOI: 10.1080/09638199.2022.2058068, More information

Ziesemer, Thomas, 2022, Semi-endogenous growth in a non-Walrasian DSEM for Brazil: Estimation and simulation of changes in foreign income, human capital, R&D, and terms of trade, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-013

Godin, Marie, Maria Gabrielsen Jumbert, Elaine Lebon-McGregor, Julia Schweers & Mathias Hatleskog Tjønn, Feb 2022, Internal (in)coherence in European migration policies, MIGNEX Background Paper 9.2, More information

Morel Berendson, Ricardo & Liz Girón, 2022, The multidimensional impacts of the Conditional Cash Transfer program Juntos in Peru, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-012

Nomaler, Önder & Bart Verspagen, 2022, Some new views on product space and related diversification, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-011