Journal articles

Ziesemer, Thomas, Michaella Vanore, Barış Alpaslan, Aysegul Kayaoglu, Jürgen Meckl & Joaquín Naval, 2021, Economic Effects of Remittances on Migrants’ Country of Origin, Handbook THE ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY OF CROSS-BORDER MIGRATION, More information

Meshkovska, Biljana, Arjan E. R. Bos & Melissa Siegel, 2021, Long-term (re)integration of persons trafficked for the purpose of sexual exploitation, International Review of Victimology, Online, More information

Siruno, Lalaine, 2021, ‘We are Filipinos, we do bayanihan, we help each other’: undocumented migrants in the Netherlands during COVID, London School of Economics - COVID-19 Blog, More information

Lietaert, Ine & Katherine Kuschminder, 2021, Contextualizing and conceptualizing reintegration processes in the context of return, International Migration, More information

Dubow, Talitha & Katherine Kuschminder, 2021, Family strategies in refugee journeys to Europe, Journal of Refugee Studies, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine, Charlotte Mueller, Kiza Magendane & Yannicke Goris, 2021, Diaspora and knowledge transfer - the evidence, The Broker, More information

Loschmann, Craig & Katrin Marchand, 2021, The labor market reintegration of returned refugees in Afghanistan, Small Business Economics, 56, More information

Timmerman, Ruben I., Arjen Leerkes, R. Staring & Nicola Delvino, 2020, 'Free In, Free Out': Exploring Dutch Firewall Protections for Irregular Migrant Victims of Crime, European Journal of Migration and Law, 22, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine, 2020, Once a Destination for Migrants, Post-Gaddafi Libya Has Gone from Transit Route to Containment, Migration Information Source, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine, Zoe Ogahara & Iman Rajabzadeh, 2020, Evaluations of Return Within A Mass Deportation: Ethiopians’ Experiences of Return After Expulsion From Saudi Arabia, International Migration, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine, 2020, Before disembarkation: Eritrean and Nigerian migrants journeys within Africa, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, More information

Hooijen, Inge, Christoph Meng & Julia Reinold, 2020, Be prepared for the unexpected: The gap between (im)mobility intentions and subsequent behaviour of recent higher education graduates, Population Space and Place, 26, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine & Anna Triandafyllidou, 2020, Smuggling, Trafficking, and Extortion: New Conceptual and Policy Challenges on the Libyan Route to Europe, Antipode, 52, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine & Jennifer Waidler, 2020, At Europe’s frontline: factors determining migrants decision making for onwards migration from Greece and Turkey, Migration and Development, 9, More information

Bilgili, Özge & Sonja Fransen, 2019, Return, Reintegration and the Role of State, Migration & Integration 8-Dialog zwischen Politik, Wissenschaft und Praxis, 8

Adger, W. Neil, Emily Boyd, Anita Fabos, Sonja Fransen, Dominique Jolivet, George Neville, Ricardo Safra de Campos & Marjanneke J. Vijge, 2019, Migration transforms the conditions for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals, Lancet Planetary Health, 3

Fajth, Veronika, Özge Bilgili, Craig Loschmann & Melissa Siegel, 2019, How do refugees affect social life in host communities? The case of Congolese refugees in Rwanda, Comparative Migration Studies, 7, More information

Alem, Yonas & Lisa Andersson, 2019, International Remittances and Private Interhousehold Transfers: Exploring the Links, The European Journal of Development Research, 31, More information

Volante, Louis, Don A. Klinger, Melissa Siegel & Leena Yahia, 2019, Policy options for addressing immigrant student achievement gaps, Migration Policy and Practice, 9, More information

Waidler, Jennifer & Stephen Devereux, 2019, Social grants, remittances, and food security: does the source of income matter?, Food Security, More information

Volante, Louis, Don A. Klinger, Melissa Siegel & Leena Yahia, 2019, Raising the achievement of immigrant students: Towards a multi-layered framework for enhanced student outcomes, Policy Futures in Education, 17, More information

Wong, Pui-hang & Mehmet Guney Celbis, 2019, Human Rights, Income and International Migration, International Migration, 57, More information

Loschmann, Craig, Özge Bilgili & Melissa Siegel, 2019, Considering the benefits of hosting refugees: evidence of refugee camps influencing local labour market activity and economic welfare in Rwanda, IZA Journal of Development and Migration, 9, More information

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

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

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, More information

Bundervoet, T. & Sonja Fransen, 2018, The educational impact of shocks in utero: Evidence from the Rwandan genocide, Economics and Human Biology, 29, More information

Bilgili, Özge, Craig Loschmann, Sonja Fransen & Melissa Siegel, 2018, Is the education of local children influenced by living nearby a refugee camp? Evidence from host communities in Rwanda, International Migration, 57, More information

Schewel, K. & Sonja Fransen, 2018, Formal education and Migration Aspirations in Ethiopia, Population and Development Review, 44

Fransen, Sonja, Carlos Vargas-Silva & Melissa Siegel, 2018, The Impact of Refugee Experiences on Education, IZA Journal of Development and Migration, 8:6, More information

Fransen, Sonja & Özge Bilgili, 2018, The Constituents of Reintegration of Displaced Populations, Population, Space and Place

Volante, Louis, Don A. Klinger & Melissa Siegel, 2018, The secrets of immigrant student success, The Conversation, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine, Lisa Andersson & Melissa Siegel, 2018, Migration and multidimensional well-being in Ethiopia: investigating the role of migrants destinations, Migration and Development, More information

Roosen, Inez & Melissa Siegel, 2018, Migration and its influence on the knowledge and usage of birth control methods among Afghan women who stay behind, Public Health, 158, More information

Fransen, Sonja, Carlos Vargas-Silva & Melissa Siegel, 2018, The impact of refugee experiences on education: evidence from Burundi, IZA Journal of Development and Migration, 8, More information

Reinold, Julia, 2018, Migration and Education: International Student Mobility, Tijdschrift VN Forum, 2017-2, More information

Merkle, Ortrun, Julia Reinold & Melissa Siegel, 2018, Corruption, Gender and Migration, 2018 Anti-Corruption & Integrity Forum, More information

Cebotari, Victor, 2018, Transnational migration, gender and educational development of children in Tajikistan, Global Networks, More information

Cebotari, Victor, Melissa Siegel & Valentina Mazzucato, 2018, Migration and child health in Moldova and Georgia, Comparative Migration Studies, 6, More information

Bruni, Vittorio & Ortrun Merkle, 2018, Gendered effects of corruption on the Central Mediterranean route, ECDPM GREAT Insights Magazine, 7, More information

Vanore, Michaella, Melissa Siegel, Franziska Gassmann & Jennifer Waidler, 2018, Adult Child Migration and Elderly Multidimensional Well-Being: Comparative Analysis Between Moldova and Georgia, Research on Aging, 40, More information

Gassmann, Franziska, Melissa Siegel, Michaella Vanore & Jennifer Waidler, 2018, Unpacking the Relationship between Parental Migration and Child well-Being: Evidence from Moldova and Georgia, Child Indicators Research, 11, More information

Waidler, Jennifer, Michaella Vanore, Franziska Gassmann & Melissa Siegel, 2018, Migration and the Multi-Dimensional Well-Being of Elderly Persons in Georgia, Journal of Population Ageing, 11, More information

Fransen, Sonja & Carlos Vargas-Silva, 2017, Return migration and economic outcomes in the conflict context, World Development, 95, More information

Siegel, Melissa, 2017, Commentary on Dean Yang, Des politiques migratoires pour promouvoir le développement (Migration Policies for Development), Revue d'économie du développement, 25

Kuschminder, Katherine, 2017, Afghan Refugee Journeys, Journal of Refugee Studies, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine, 2017, Libya is Not Turkey, The Conversation Global, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine, 2017, Interrogating the Relationship between Remigration and Sustainable Return, International Migration, More information

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

Hooijen, Inge, Christoph Meng, Julia Reinold & Melissa Siegel, 2017, Competition for talent, European Planning Studies, 25, More information

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

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

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

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

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? , Migration and Development, in press , More information

Waidler, Jennifer, Michaella Vanore, Franziska Gassmann & Melissa Siegel, 2017, Does it matter where the children are? , Ageing and Society, 37, More information

Ong, Cheng Boon, 2017, Tipping points in Dutch big city neighbourhoods, Urban Studies, 54, 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, Preventing violent extremism: turning a threat into an opportunity for the private sector, Huffington Post World Post, 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

van Houte, Marieke, Melissa Siegel & Tine Davids, 2016, Deconstructing the meanings of and motivations for return: an Afghan case study, Comparative Migration Studies, 4, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine, 2016, Strong ties, weak ties: Exploring the role of networks in domestic worker migration from Ethiopia to the Middle East, Asian Pacific and Migration Journal, 25, More information

Constant, Amelie & Klaus F. Zimmermann, 2016, Diaspora Economics: New Perspectives, International Journal of Manpower, 37

Kuschminder, Katherine & Khalid Koser, 2016, Afghans in Greece and Turkey seeking to migrate onward: Decision-making factors and destination choices, Migration Policy Practice, VI

Cebotari, Victor, Melissa Siegel & Valentina Mazzucato, 2016, Migration and the education of children who stay behind in Moldova and Georgia, International Journal of Educational Development, 51, More information

Hercog, Metka & Mindel van de Laar, 2016, Motivations and Constraints of Moving Abroad for Indian Students, Journal of International Migration & Integration

Cebotari, Victor, Valentina Mazzucato & Melissa Siegel, 2016, Child development and migrant transnationalism: the health of children who stay behind in Ghana and Nigeria, Journal of Development Studies, 53, More information

Meshkovska, Biljana, Nikola Mickovski, Arjan E. R. Bos & Melissa Siegel, 2016, Trafficking of women for sexual exploitation in Europe: Prosecution, trials and their impact, Anti-Trafficking Review, 6

Bilgili, Özge, 2016, A new strategy: Coherent and complementary integration and development policies, Migration Policy Practice, VI

Sturge, Georgina, Özge Bilgili & Melissa Siegel, 2016, Migrants’ capacity as actors of development: do skills matter for economic and social remittances?, Global Networks, 16

Cebotari, Victor & Valentina Mazzucato, 2016, Educational performance of children of migrant parents in Ghana, Nigeria and Angola, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 42

Fransen, Sonja, 2015, Remittances, bonds and bridges: Remittances and social capital investments in Burundi, The Journal of Development Studies, 51, More information

Mazzucato, Valentina & Victor Cebotari, 2015, Psychological well-being of Ghanaian children in transnational families, Population, Space and Place

Bilgili, Özge, 2015, Economic Integration to Send Money Back Home?, Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies, 13, More information

Bilgili, Özge & Melissa Siegel, 2015, To return permanently or to return temporarily? Explaining migrants’ intentions, Migration and Development, More information

Fransen, Sonja, 2015, The Socio-Economic Sustainability of Refugee Return: Insights from Burundi, Population, Space and Place, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine & Melissa Siegel, 2015, Determinants of diaspora policy engagement of Ethiopians in the Netherlands, African and Black Diaspora: An International Journal, More information

Cebotari, Victor, 2015, The Determinants of National Pride of Ethnic and Immigrant Minorities in Europe, Nationalism and Ethnic Politics, 21, More information

Fransen, Sonja, 2015, Remittances, Bonds and Bridges: Remittances and Social Capital in Burundi, The Journal of Development Studies, 51, More information

Cebotari, Victor, 2015, Civic, Ethnic, Hybrid and Atomized Identities in Central and Eastern Europe, Identities: Global Studies in Culture and Power

Koser, Khalid & Katherine Kuschminder, 2015, Key findings of comparative research on assisted voluntary return and reintegration of migrants, Migration Policy Practice, V, More information

Loschmann, Craig, Christopher R. Parsons & Melissa Siegel, 2015, Does Shelter Assistance Reduce Poverty in Afghanistan?, World Development, 74, More information

Vanore, Michaella & Melissa Siegel, 2015, The evolution of gendered migration trajectories from Moldova & Georgia, Comparative Migration Studies, 3, More information

Mazzucato, Valentina, Victor Cebotari, A. Veale, A. White, M. Grassi & J. Vivet , 2015, International Parental Migration and the Psychological Well-being of Children in Ghana, Angola, and Nigeria, Social Science and Medicine, 132, More information

Meshkovska, Biljana, Melissa Siegel, Sarah E. Stutterheim & Arjan E. R. Bos, 2015, Female Sex Trafficking: Conceptual Issues, Current Debates, and Future Directions, Journal of Sex Research, 52, More information

Ruiz, Isabel, Melissa Siegel & Carlos Vargas-Silva, 2015, Forced Up or Down? The Impact of Forced Migration on Social Status, Journal of Refugee Studies, 28, More information

Loschmann, Craig & Melissa Siegel, 2015, Revisiting the Motivations behind Remittance Behavior: Evidence of Debt-Financed Migration from Afghanistan, migration letters, 12, More information

Fransen, Sonja & Katherine Kuschminder, 2014, Lessons learned from refugee return settlement policies in Africa: A case study on Burundi's Rural Integrated Villages, Refugee Survey Quarterly, 33, More information

Fransen, Sonja & Valentina Mazzucato, 2014, Remittances and household wealth after conflict: A case study on urban Burundi, World Development, 60, More information

Brown, Richard, Jørgen Carling, Sonja Fransen & Melissa Siegel, 2014, Measuring remittances through surveys: Methodological and conceptual issues for survey researchers and data analysts, Demographic Research, 31, More information

Naudé, Wim & Henri Bezuidenhout, 2014, Migrant Remittances Provide Resilience Against Disasters in Africa, Atlantic Economic Journal, 42

Vanore, Michaella, Valentina Mazzucato & Melissa Siegel, 2014, ‘Left behind’ but not left alone: Parental migration & the psychosocial health of children in Moldova, Social Science & Medicine, 132, More information

Engbersen, G. , L. Bakker, M. B. Erdal & Özge Bilgili, 2014, Transnationalism in a Comparative Perspective, Comparative Migration Studies, 2, More information

Bilgili, Özge, 2014, Migrants’ Multi-Sited Social Lives, Comparative Migration Studies, 2, More information

Brown, Richard, Jørgen Carling, Sonja Fransen & Melissa Siegel, 2014, Measuring remittances through surveys: Methodological and conceptual issues for survey designers and data analysts, Demographic Research, 31, More information

van Houte, Marieke, Melissa Siegel & Tine Davids, 2014, Return to Afghanistan: Migration as Reinforcement of Socio-Economic Stratification, Population, Space and Place, 21, More information

Fransen, Sonja & Katherine Kuschminder, 2014, Lessons Learned from Refugee Settlement Policies in Africa: A Case Study on Burundi's Rural Integrated Villages Approach, Refugee Survey Quarterly, 33, More information

Fransen, Sonja & Valentina Mazzucato, 2014, Remittances and Household Wealth After Conflict: A Case Study on Urban Burundi, World Development, 60, More information

van Houte, Marieke, 2014, Afghan returnees as actors of change?, Forced Migration Review, 46, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine, Melissa Siegel & Nassim Majidi, 2014, The changing nature of return migration to Afghanistan, Forced Migration Review, 46, More information

Koser, Khalid , 2014, Transition and displacement, Forced Migration Review, 46, More information

Bilgili, Özge & Melissa Siegel, 2014, Policy perspectives of Turkey towards return migration: From permissive indifference to selective difference, Migration Letters, 11, More information

Loschmann, Craig & Melissa Siegel, 2014, The influence of vulnerability on migration intentions in Afghanistan, Migration and Development, 3, More information

Kuschminder, Katherine, 2014, Knowledge Transfer and Capacity Building Through the Temporary Return of Qualified Nationals to Afghanistan, International Migration, 52, More information

Caarls, Kim, Sonja Fransen & Ruerd Ruben, 2013, Can migratory contacts and remittances contribute to reconciliation and reconstruction in Rwanda?, International Migration, 51, More information

Siegel, Melissa & Matthias Lücke, 2013, Migrant transnationalism and the choice of transfer channels for remittances: The case of Moldova, Global Networks, 13, More information

Cebotari, Victor & M. Vink, 2013, A Configurational Comparative Analysis of Ethnic Protest in Europe, International Journal of Comparative Sociology, 54

Besharov, Douglas J., Mark H. Lopez & Melissa Siegel, 2013, International Conference News: Trends in Migration and Migration Policy, Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 32, More information

Skeldon, Ronald, 2013, Migration and Asia: Reflections on Continuities and Change, Asia-Pacific Population Journal, 27

Haas, Hein & Mathias Czaika, 2013, Measuring Migration Policies: Some Conceptual and Methodological Reflections, Migration and Citizenship, 1

Haas, Hein & Simona Vezzoli, 2013, Migration and development on the South-North frontier: A comparison of the Mexico-US and Morocco-EU cases, Journal of Migration and Ethnic Studies, 39, More information

Czaika, Mathias & Hein de Haas, 2013, The Effectiveness of Immigration Policies, Population and Development Review, 39, More information

Vanore, Michaella & Melissa Siegel, 2013, Migration and its impact on those staying behind: New evidence from Georgia and the Republic of Moldova, Migration Policy Practice, III, More information

Koser, Khalid , 2013, The business case for migration: Engaging with the private sector to encourage more proactive migration policies in the interest of economic growth and prosperity, Migration Policy Practice, III

McKenzie, David & Melissa Siegel, 2013, Eliciting illegal migration rates through list randomization, Migration Studies, 1, More information

Siegel, Melissa & Sonja Fransen, 2013, New Technologies in Remittances Sending: Opportunities for Mobile Remittances in Africa, African Journal of Science, Technology, Innovation and Development, 5

Fransen, Sonja & Katherine Kuschminder, 2012, Back to the land: The long-term challenges of refugee return and reintegration in Burundi, New Issues in Refugee Research, 242, More information

Ziesemer, Thomas, 2012, Worker remittances and government behaviour in the receiving countries, Eastern Journal of European Studies, 3

Siegel, Melissa & Matthias Lücke, 2012, What determines remittance channel choice? The case of Moldova, Global Networks, 13

Siegel, Melissa & Jennifer Waidler, 2012, Migration and multi-dimensional poverty in Moldovan communities, Eastern Journal of European Studies, 3

Atamanov, Aziz & Marrit Van den Berg, 2012, Heterogeneous Effects of International Migration and Remittances on Crop Income: Evidence from the Kyrgyz Republic, World Development, 40, More information

Vanore, Michaella & Melissa Siegel, 2011, Migration and its impact on those staying behind: New evidence from Georgia and the Republic of Moldova, Migration Policy Practice, III

Siegel, Melissa, 2011, The Age of Migration: International Population Movements in the Modern World, 4th Edition, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 37

Ziesemer, Thomas, 2011, Growth with endogenous migration hump and the multiple, dynamically interacting effects of aid in poor developing countries, Applied Economics, 1–14, iFirst, More information

Naudé, Wim, 2010, The Determinants of Migration from Sub-Saharan African Countries, Journal of African Economies, 19, More information

Ziesemer, Thomas, 2010, The impact of the credit crisis on poor developing countries: Growth, worker remittances, accumulation and migration, Economic Modelling, 27

Hagen-Zanker, Jessica Sabine & Melissa Siegel, 2009, A critical discussion of the determinants of remittances in Albania and Moldova, Romanian Journal of European Studies (RJES), 7-8

Hagen-Zanker, Jessica Sabine , Melissa Siegel & Chris de Neubourg, 2009, Strings attached. The impediments to migration in Albania and Moldova, Journal of South-East European and Black Sea Studies, 9