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Otioma, Chuks, 2023, Digital infrastructure and employment in services: Evidence from Sub[-African countries, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Rieder, Sophie, 2023, Strategy Implementation and Decision Making in the Broader MNC Network, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Dubow, Talitha, 2023, Decision-making of irregularised migrants throughout the migration trajectory, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Ansyari, Fauzan, 2023, Teacher professional development interventions to promote data use in education, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Pezzoni, Michele & Fabiana Visentin, 2022, Gender bias in team formation: The case of the European Science Foundation's grants, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-040

Habiyaremye, Alexis, 2022, Patent protection, access to Covid vaccines and the right to healthcare versus corporate profits, The Daily Maverick, 23.10.2022, More information

Habiyaremye, Alexis, Thomas Habanabakize & Chijioke Nwosu, 2022, Bridging the labour market skills gap to tackle youth unemployment in South Africa, Eonomic and Labour Relations Review, Online, DOI: 10.1177/10353046221138400, More information

Habiyaremye, Alexis, 2022, Fast-Tracking the SADC Integration Agenda to Unlock Regional Collaboration Gains along Growth Corridors in Southern Africa, Hong Kong Journal of Social Sciences, 59, More information

Pialli, Guido, 2022, Essays on Technological Change and Income Distribution, PhD dissertation Maastricht University

Muzyamba, Choolwe, Nov 2022, Community Mobilization as a tool against sexual and gender-based violence in SADC region, Maastricht University, Maastricht, More information

Mukherjee, Manisha, 2022, Climate change and migration: Reviewing the role of access to agricultural adaptation measures, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-039

Volante, Louis, Camila Lara, Don A. Klinger & Melissa Siegel, 2022, Academic resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic: a triarchic analysis of education policy developments across Canada, Canadian Journal of Education, More information

Palacios, Juan Carlos, Denis de Crombrugghe & Franziska Gassmann, 2022, Money is not enough: Unintended negative effects of cash transfer design, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-038

Perdana, Ari , Kostas Matakos, Dimitrios Minos & Elizabeth Radin, 2022, “Dragon boating” alone? Community ties and systemic income shocks, Journal of International Development, 34(1): 1-27, DOI:, More information

Hollanders, Hugo, Eloi Bigas, Nicandro Bovenzi, Enric Fuster, Francesco Massucci, Monika Matusiak & Ramojus Reimeris, Nov 2022, Smart Specialisation in the Eastern Partnership countries, Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg, More information

Hollanders, Hugo, Emanuele Fabbri, Elisa Gerussi & Isida Sinjari, Nov 2022, The identification of Smart Specialisation priority domains in Albania. A mapping exercise, Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg, More information

Montobbio, Fabio, Jacopo Staccioli, Maria Enrica Virgillito & Marco Vivarelli, 2022, The empirics of technology, employment and occupations: Lessons learned and challenges ahead, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-037

Bodas Freitas, Isabel, Jojo Jacob, Lili Wang & Zibiao Li, 2022, Energy use and exporting: an analysis of Chinese firms, Journal of Evolutionary Economics, DOI: 10.1007/s00191-022-00796-1

Cleton, Laura, 2022, “We have nothing to hide”: Legitimacy narratives, researcher positionality and the ethics of accessing the Dutch deportation apparatus, International Migration, DOI:

Muzyamba, Choolwe, 2022, Community Mobilization as a tool against sexual and gender-based violence in SADC region, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-036

Merkle, Ortrun, Talitha Dubow & Vuk Raicevic, 2022, Towards inclusion of LGBTI+ refugees in service provision in the Western Balkans, Study commissioned by: Regional Project on Preventing and Combatting Trafficking in Human Beings commissioned by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and implemented by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), More information

Nimeh, Zina, Giulio Bordon, Mitja Del Bono & Guido Heins, 2022, Global Solidarity Funding for Social Protection: Two country case studies, Study commissioned by the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung in Bonn, Germany, More information

Lebon-McGregor, Elaine, Marie Godin, Maria Gabrielsen Jumbert, Julia Schweers, Mathias Hatleskog Tjønn & Niels Ike, Oct 2022, Comparative experiences of third-country cooperation, MIGNEX Background Paper, More information

Colnot, L & Emanuela Sirtori, 2022, Identifying regional transformations: the impacts of megatrends, CSIL, Milan, Italy, CSIL Working paper 1/2020, More information

Caputo, A, D Scalera & Emanuela Sirtori, 2022, Firm cross-sectoral linkages and regional networks in Europe. An analysis on the biopharmaceutical industry (2000-2016), l’Industria. Rivista di Economia e Politica Industriale, 172022: 5-36, DOI: 10.1430/103955, More information

Meijers, Huub & Joan Muysken, 2022, The macroeconomic implications of financialisation on the wealth distribution - a stock-flow consistent approach, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-035

Kubbe, Ina & Ortrun Merkle (eds.), Oct 2022, Norms, Gender and Corruption: Understanding the Nexus, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, More information

Ciarli, Tommaso (ed.), Oct 2022, Changing Directions: Steering science, technology and innovation towards the Sustainable Development Goals, STRINGS, SPRU, University of Sussex, Brighton, More information

Bartzokas, Anthony, Oct 2022, Green finance: market adaptation and green innovation, In this presentation, we discuss the relative importance of green finance in developing countries and the potential role of green finance in the promotion of green innovation. Key points: The bulk of green finance in developing countries is driven by scale and remains highly concentrated in terms of sectors and geographies. The impact of Development Finance Institutions and international climate mitigation initiatives remains systemic for the diffusion of green finance products. Green finance has a role to play but a broader policy mix is needed for the timely development of green innovation, More information

Tomai, Maria, Jun 2022, Elevating consumer engagement in a circular economy: a framework for cities to plan the process, in: Shyama V. Ramani, Hiroshan Hettiarachchi, SDG11, Sustainable Cities and Communities, Routledge, India, More information

Tomai, Maria, Oct 2022, The Policy Action Lab accelerates sustainable transformations through knowledge co-production, More information

Confraria, Hugo & Tommaso Ciarli, Oct 2022, Mapping Research Systems in Kenya, Tanzania, and Rwanda and their Relation with the Sustainable Development Goals, in: Vélez-Cuartas, Gabriel and Romero-Goyeneche, Oscar Yandy (eds), Transformative Metrics : Contributions to the Studies for Monitoring and Evaluating How Science, Technology, and Innovation Can Address Social and Environmental Challenges, Universidad de Antioquia, Fondo Editorial FCSH de la Facultad de Ciencias Sociales y Humanas, Medellin, More information

Savona, Maria, Tommaso Ciarli, Ed Steinmueller & Simone Vannuccini, 2022, The Design of Digital Automation Technologies: Implications for the Future of Work, EconPol Forum, 23(5): 4-10, More information

Ciarli, Tommaso, Florencia Jaccoud & Fabien Petit, 2022, Heterogeneous Adjustments of Employment to Automation Technologies: Evidence from Manufacturing Industries in European Regions, EconPol Forum, 23(2): 24-28, More information

Ziesemer, Thomas, 2022, Mission-oriented R&D and growth of Japan 1988-2016: A comparison with private and public R&D, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-034

Dotti, Nicola Francesco & Julia Walczyk (eds.), 2022, What is the societal impact of university research? A policy-oriented review to map approaches, identify monitoring methods and success factors, Evaluation and Programme Planning, 95(2022): 1-12, DOI:

Perilla Jimenez, Juan Ricardo, 2022, Income per-capita across-countries: Stories of catching-up, stagnation, and laggardness, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-033

Tang, Can & Zhong Zhao, 2022, Informal institution meets child development: Clan culture and child labor in China, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-032

Zaiceva, Angelica, 2022, Multitasking, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2022-031

Kawar, Mary, Zina Nimeh & Tamara A. Kool, 2022, From Protection to Transformation: Understanding the Formal Landscape of Social Protection in Jordan, ERF, Cairo, ERF Working Paper No 1590, More information

Kawar, Mary, Zina Nimeh & Tamara A. Kool, 2022, The Importance of the Transformative Angle for Advancing the Social Protection Agenda in Jordan, The Mapping of social protection programmes discussed in this brief highlights that programmes are mainly reactive in nature, and an overarching harmonization is still missing. In moving forward, transformative social protection policies and programmes in Jordan should incorporate both development and humanitarian objectives. This, More information

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