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Bilgili, Özge, Katherine Kuschminder & Melissa Siegel, 2017, Return migrants’ perceptions of living conditions in Ethiopia: A gendered analysis, Migration Studies, More information

Mahé, Clotilde , 2017, Husbands' return migration and wives' occupational choices, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-031

Vezzoli, Simona, Ayla Bonfiglio & Hein de Haas, Apr 2017, Global migration futures: Exploring the future of international migration with a scenario methodology, This paper presents the Global Migration Futures (GMF) Scenario Methodology developed at the University of Oxford’s International Migration Institute (IMI). The GMF Scenario Methodology integrates insights from migration theory with techniques from the Intuitive Logics School of scenario planning to enable the simultaneous and systematic examination of relatively certain and uncertain migration determinants, their future evolution as well as their implications for population mobility. In addition, this paper discusses the key insights gained through the application of the GMF Scenario Methodology in different world regions as well as its main limitations, More information

Hooijen, Inge, Christoph Meng, Julia Reinold & Melissa Siegel, 2017, Competition for talent: retaining graduates in the Euregio Meuse-Rhine, European Planning Studies, More information

Koser, Khalid & R. Omidvar, Jan 2017, World Economic Forum blog, More information

Koser, Khalid , Jan 2017, World Economic Forum blog, More information

Koser, Khalid & R. Omidvar, Jan 2017, World Economic Forum blog, More information

Koser, Khalid , 2017, World Economic Forum blog, More information

Volante, Louis, Don A. Klinger, Melissa Siegel & Özge Bilgili, 2017, Immigrant youth help to build nations, The Conversation, More information

Merkle, Ortrun, Julia Reinold & Melissa Siegel, Jun 2017, A Study on the Link between Corruption and the Causes of Migration and Forced Displacement, comissioned by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), More information

Laar, Mindel & Madhulika Sahoo, 2017, Migrant Health in India: APPAM Minority Report #2, APPAM Minority Report #2, More information

Laar, Mindel & Sara Hamedani, 2017, Terror & Refugee Law in the Mediterranean Crisis: APPAM Minority Report #3, APPAM Minority Report #3, More information

Marchand, Katrin, Inez Roosen, Julia Reinold & Melissa Siegel, 2017, Irregular Migration from and in the East and Horn of Africa, Report commissioned by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) in the framework of the EU-funded Better Migration Management (BMM) Programme, More information

Bilgili, Özge & Katrin Marchand, 2017, Domain 3: Protection and Migration, Thematic Input Paper - Agadir Regional Thematic Exchange Meeting. Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation: Bern, Switzerland, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine & Khalid Koser, 2017, The role of migration-specific and migration-relevant policies in migrant decision-making in transit, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-022

Bilgili, Özge, Craig Loschmann & Melissa Siegel, 2017, The Gender-Based Effects of Displacement: The Case of Congolese Refugees in Rwanda, KNOMAD Working Paper 21, More information

McGregor, Elaine, Mar 28, 2017, Intergovernmental Organizations, Migration and the Sustainable Development Goals , The Migrating out of Poverty Research Programme Consortium held its 'From Evidence to Policy' conference at the Brunei Gallery at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London on 28th and 29th March 2017., More information

Marchand, Katrin, Apr 10, 2017, Exploring the Labour Market Outcomes of Congolese Refugees in Rwanda, MACIMIDE Workshop 2017 Maastricht

Marchand, Katrin, Mar 29, 2017, Exploring the Labour Market Activities of Congolese Refugees in Rwanda, Migrating out of Poverty: From Evidence to Policy 28-29 March, 2017 at the Brunei Gallery at SOAS in London

McGregor, Elaine, Mar 2017, MOVEMENT: A Global Civil Society Report on Progress and Impact on Migrants’ Rights and Development: 2nd edition: 2017 , This publication has been commissioned by the International Catholic Migration Commission Europe (ICMC Europe) with financial assistance from the European Union as part of the activities for the Migration and Development Civil Society (MADE) Network programme, 84, More information

Constant, Amelie & Klaus F. Zimmermann, 2017, Challenged by migration: Europe's options, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-018

Naudé, Wim, Melissa Siegel & Katrin Marchand, 2017, Migration, entrepreneurship and development: critical questions, IZA Journal of Migration, 6, More information

Ragab, Nora Jasmin, Laura Rahmeier & Melissa Siegel, Jan 2017, Mapping the Syrian diaspora in Germany - Contributions to peace, reconstruction and potentials for collaboration with German Development Cooperation, commissioned by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), More information

Waidler, Jennifer, Michaella Vanore, Franziska Gassmann & Melissa Siegel, 2017, Migration and the Multi-Dimensional Well-Being of Elderly Persons in Georgia, Journal of Population Ageing, in press , More information

Kahanec, Martin & Mariola Pytliková, 2017, The economic impact of East-West migration on the European Union, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-001

Cebotari, Victor, Valentina Mazzucato & Melissa Siegel, 2017, Gendered perceptions of migration among Ghanaian children in transnational care, Child Indicators Research, in press , More information

Waidler, Jennifer, Jessica Sabine Hagen-Zanker, Franziska Gassmann & Melissa Siegel, 2017, Do remittances and social assistance have different impacts on expenditure patterns of recipient households? The Moldovan Case, Migration and Development, in press , More information

Waidler, Jennifer, Michaella Vanore, Franziska Gassmann & Melissa Siegel, 2017, Does it matter where the children are? The wellbeing of elderly people 'left behind' by migrant children in Moldova, Ageing and Society, 37, More information

Koser, Khalid & Eric Rosand, 2016, A better way to counter violent extremism: Why business as usual won’t work, Foreign Affairs, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine & Khalid Koser, 2016, Why don’t migrants just stay in Turkey and Greece: We asked them, The Conversation Global, More information

Koser, Khalid , 2016, Lowy Institute Analysis, More information

Koser, Khalid , 2016, Preventing violent extremism: turning a threat into an opportunity for the private sector, Huffington Post World Post, More information

Koser, Khalid & Amy E. Cunningham, Mar 2016, World Bank Blog, More information

Koser, Khalid , Jan 2016, World Economic Forum blog, More information

Koser, Khalid , Feb 2016, World Economic Forum blog, More information

Koser, Khalid , Mar 2016, World Economic Forum blog, More information

Koser, Khalid , Jun 2016, World Economic Forum blog, More information

Koser, Khalid & M. Hastings, Aug 2016, World Economic Forum blog, More information

Koser, Khalid & J. Crisp, 2016, World Economic Forum blog, More information

Koser, Khalid & Katherine Kuschminder, Dec 2016, World Economic Forum blog, More information

Koser, Khalid , Dec 2016, World Economic Forum blog, More information

Koser, Khalid , 2016, International Migration: A Very Short Introduction, Oxford University Press, UK, 136, More information

Koser, Khalid & Elaine McGregor, Sep 2016, UNU-MERIT Blog, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine & Khalid Koser, Mar 2016, Irregular Migrants Decision Making Factors in Transit, Department of Immigration and Border Protection (Australia) Occasional Paper Series No.21

, Jan 2016, Connecting diaspora for development; Literature review, Commissioned by IOM and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Langley, Sarah, Feb 2016, Gendered Differences in Migration and Return: Perspectives from Ethiopia, in: Bloom, T. and Gebrewold, B., Understanding Migrant Decisions From Sub-Saharan Africa to the Mediterranean Region, Routledge, New York, 156-174, More information

Laar, Mindel & Corinne Bossé, Jun 2016, UNU-MERIT Blog , More information

Hercog, Metka & Mindel van de Laar, 2016, Europe as unlikely immigrant destination: location choice for internationally mobile students in India, European Journal Of Higher Education, 6, More information

Marchand, Katrin, Sep 03, 2016, Poverty and Occupational Choice: An Analysis of the Linkages for Different Migrant Groups in Afghanistan, Human Development & Capability Association Conference:Capability and Diversity in a Global Society; September 1-3, 2016; Tokyo, Japan

Marchand, Katrin, Nov 28, 2016, Migration and Entrepreneurship of Remaining Household Members - A Comparative Analysis of Afghanistan, Burundi, Ethiopia and Morocco, 2nd International Conference on Migration & Diaspora Entrepreneurship 28-29 November, 2016 - Bremen