Looking back on the annual MACIMIDE Conference

Looking back on the annual MACIMIDE Conference

On September 20 the annual MACIMIDE conference took place at the Jan van Eyck Academie. It was an inspiring conference with several  interesting workshops and panels where MACIMIDE researchers as well as researchers from other universities presented their work on…

Update MACIMIDE Global Expatriate Dual Citizenship Database

There is a new 2019 version of the MACIMIDE Global Expatriate Dual Citizenship Dataset. Version V4.00 of the MACIMIDE Global Expatriate Dual Citizenship Dataset now contains data from 1960-2019 and an updated codebook. In 1960, acquiring other citizenship led to…

First class of officials graduate from the Migration Management Diploma Program in Rwanda

First class of officials graduate from the Migration Management Diploma Program in Rwanda

The first 30 graduates of the Migration Management Diploma Program in Rwanda graduated on August 30th, 2019. This is a spin-off program of the Migration Management Diploma Program offered in Maastricht by the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance and UNU-MERIT….

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Naturalization and the transition to homeownership: an analysis of signalling in the Dutch housing market

Peters, F. (2019): “Naturalization and the transition to homeownership: an analysis of signalling in the Dutch housing market”. Housing Studies, DOI: 10.1080/02673037.2019.1654601

Is the Education of Local Children Influenced by Living near a Refugee Camp? Evidence from Host Communities in Rwanda

Bilgili, O., Loschmann, C., Fransen, S., Siegel, M. (2019): “Is the Education of Local Children Influenced by Living near a Refugee Camp? Evidence from Host Communities in Rwanda”. International Migration 57(4), July 2019.

Empirical assessments of the development impacts of migration

Measuring the impact of migration on development implies fundamental and wide-ranging conceptual and methodological considerations. This background paper (2019) reviews key concepts and methodological approaches to date and provides suggestions for future research. Authors: Dr Lisa Andersson and Prof Melissa…

23/10/2019 – GTD Colloquium: Evelyn Ersanili

On 23 October 2019, from 15.30-17.00 a Globalisation, Transnationalism & Development Colloquium will take place. The lecture will be held by Dr. Evelyn Ersanilli (University of Amsterdam)  and is on the topic of “Why do origin states fend for the…

27/10/2019 – 7th annual IGNITE Conference 2019

Wednesday 27th November | Muziekgebouw | Amsterdam The only event worldwide that brings together refugees, entrepreneurs, education experts, private sector, governments, academia and NGOs to improve higher education, promote sustainable economic empowerment and strengthen leadership amongst young people in fragile states. 12 diverse workshops How to create…

21-22/11/2019 – ITEM Annual Conference| Building cross-border cooperation

On 21 and 22 November 2019 the Annual Conference of the Institute for Transnational and Euregional cross-border cooperation and Mobility/ITEM will take place in the province of Overijssel (the Netherlands). For the event and the programme see: and https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/events/item-annual-conference-2019-building-cross-border-cooperation