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Melissa Siegel

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RePEc Short-ID:psi454
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Affiliation

(90%) United Nations University-Maastricht Economic Research Institute of Innovation and Technology (UNU-MERIT)

Maastricht, Netherlands
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(10%) Maastricht Graduate School of Governance
Maastricht University

Maastricht, Netherlands
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Working papers

  1. Bilgili, Ö. & Siegel, M., 2014. "To return permanently or to return temporarily?: Explaining migrants' intentions," MERIT Working Papers 041, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  2. Waidler, J. & Hagen-Zanker, J. & Gassmann, F. & Siegel, M., 2014. "Do remittances and social assistance have different impacts on expenditure patterns of recipient households?: The Moldovan case," MERIT Working Papers 072, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  3. Loschman, C. & Siegel, M. & Parsons, C., 2014. "Does shelter assistance reduce poverty in Afghanistan?," MERIT Working Papers 051, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  4. Siegel, M. & Buil, C., 2014. "Afghan unaccompanied minors in the Netherlands: Far away from home and protected?," MERIT Working Papers 037, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  5. Dekker, Bram & Siegel, Melissa, 2013. "Transnationalism and integration: Complements or Substitutes?," MERIT Working Papers 071, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  6. McGregor, E. & Siegel, M., 2013. "Social Media and Migration Research," MERIT Working Papers 068, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  7. David McKenzie & Melissa Siegel, 2013. "Eliciting Illegal migration rates through list randomization," CReAM Discussion Paper Series 1310, Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM), Department of Economics, University College London.
  8. Gassmann F. & Siegel M. & Vanore M. & Waidler J., 2013. "The impact of migration on children left behind in Moldova," MERIT Working Papers 043, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  9. Loschman C. & Siegel M., 2013. "The Influence of Vulnerability on Migration Intentions in Afghanistan," MERIT Working Papers 038, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  10. Siegel, Melissa & Waidler, Jennifer, 2012. "Migration and multi-dimensional poverty in Moldovan communities," MERIT Working Papers 077, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  11. Fransen, Sonja & Kuschminder, Katie & Siegel, Melissa, 2012. "Implementation of cross-country migration surveys in conflict-affected settings: Lessons from the IS Academy survey in Burundi and Ethiopia," MERIT Working Papers 019, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  12. Gassmann, Franziska & Siegel, Melissa & Vanore, Michaella & Waidler, Jennifer, 2012. "The impact of migration on elderly left behind in Moldova," MERIT Working Papers 082, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  13. Siegel, Melissa & Fransen, Sonja, 2012. "New Technologies in remittances sending: Opportunities for mobile remittances in Africa," MERIT Working Papers 018, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  14. Kuschminder, Katie & Siegel, Melissa, 2012. "Highly skilled temporary return, technological change and Innovation: The Case of the TRQN Project in Afghanistan," MERIT Working Papers 017, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  15. Siegel, Melissa & Neubourg, Chris de, 2011. "A historical perspective on immigration and social protection in the Netherlands," MERIT Working Papers 014, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  16. Bilgili, Ozge & Siegel, Melissa, 2011. "Understanding the changing role of the Turkish diaspora," MERIT Working Papers 039, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  17. Hercog, Metka & Siegel, Melissa, 2011. "Promoting return and circular migration of the highly skilled," MERIT Working Papers 015, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  18. Kuschminder, Katie & Siegel, Melissa, 2011. "Understanding Ethiopian diaspora engagement policy," MERIT Working Papers 040, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  19. Hercog, Metka & Siegel, Melissa, 2011. "Engaging the diaspora in India," MERIT Working Papers 041, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  20. Fransen, Sonja & Siegel, Melissa, 2011. "The Development of Diaspora Engagement Policies in Burundi and Rwanda," MERIT Working Papers 038, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).

Articles

  1. Vanore, Michaella & Mazzucato, Valentina & Siegel, Melissa, 2015. "‘Left behind’ but not left alone: Parental migration & the psychosocial health of children in Moldova," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 132(C), pages 252-260.
  2. Craig Loschmann & Melissa Siegel, 2015. "Revisiting the Motivations behind Remittance Behavior: Evidence of Debt-Financed Migration from Afghanistan," Migration Letters, Transnational Press London, UK, vol. 12(1), pages 38-49, January.
  3. Richard Brown & Jørgen Carling & Sonja Fransen & Melissa Siegel, 2014. "Measuring remittances through surveys," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 31(41), pages 1243-1274, November.
  4. Özge Bilgili & Melissa Siegel, 2014. "Policy perspectives of Turkey towards return migration: From permissive indifference to selective difference," Migration Letters, Transnational Press London, UK, vol. 11(2), pages 218-228, May.
  5. Douglas J. Besharov & Mark H. Lopez & Melissa Siegel, 2013. "International Conference News: Trends in Migration and Migration Policy," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 32(3), pages 655-660, June.
  6. Melissa SIEGEL & Jennifer WAIDLER, 2012. "Migration and multi-dimensional poverty in Moldovan communities," Eastern Journal of European Studies, Centre for European Studies, Alexandru Ioan Cuza University, vol. 3, pages 105-119, December.

Chapters

  1. Melissa Siegel, 2012. "A Guide to Managing Large-scale Migration Research Projects," Chapters,in: Handbook of Research Methods in Migration, chapter 22 Edward Elgar Publishing.

Citations

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Blog mentions

As found by EconAcademics.org, the blog aggregator for Economics research:
  1. McKenzie, David & Siegel, Melissa, 2013. "Eliciting illegal migration rates through list randomization," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6426, The World Bank.

    Mentioned in:

    1. Three new papers on measuring stuff that is difficult to measure
      by ? in Development Impact on 2013-07-08 20:32:00

Working papers

  1. Bilgili, Ö. & Siegel, M., 2014. "To return permanently or to return temporarily?: Explaining migrants' intentions," MERIT Working Papers 041, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).

    Cited by:

    1. Dekker, Bram & Siegel, Melissa, 2013. "Transnationalism and integration: Complements or Substitutes?," MERIT Working Papers 071, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).

  2. Waidler, J. & Hagen-Zanker, J. & Gassmann, F. & Siegel, M., 2014. "Do remittances and social assistance have different impacts on expenditure patterns of recipient households?: The Moldovan case," MERIT Working Papers 072, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).

    Cited by:

    1. Waidler, Jennifer, 2016. "On the fungibility of public and private transfers: A mental accounting approach," MERIT Working Papers 060, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).

  3. Loschman, C. & Siegel, M. & Parsons, C., 2014. "Does shelter assistance reduce poverty in Afghanistan?," MERIT Working Papers 051, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).

    Cited by:

    1. Michler, Jeffrey D. & Josephson, Anna L., 2017. "To Specialize or Diversify: Agricultural Diversity and Poverty Dynamics in Ethiopia," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 89(C), pages 214-226.

  4. David McKenzie & Melissa Siegel, 2013. "Eliciting Illegal migration rates through list randomization," CReAM Discussion Paper Series 1310, Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM), Department of Economics, University College London.

    Cited by:

    1. Elisabetta de Cao & Clemens Lutz, 2015. "Measuring attitudes regarding female genital mutilation through a list experiment," CSAE Working Paper Series 2015-20, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford.
    2. TENIKUE Michel & TEQUAME Miron, 2018. "Economic and Health Impacts of the 2011 Post-Electoral Crisis in Côte d?Ivoire: Evidence from Microdata," LISER Working Paper Series 2018-03, LISER.
    3. De Cao, Elisabetta & Lutz, Clemens, 2014. "Sensitive survey questions," Research Report 14017-EEF, University of Groningen, Research Institute SOM (Systems, Organisations and Management).

  5. Gassmann F. & Siegel M. & Vanore M. & Waidler J., 2013. "The impact of migration on children left behind in Moldova," MERIT Working Papers 043, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).

    Cited by:

    1. Botezat, Alina & Pfeiffer, Friedhelm, 2014. "The impact of parents migration on the well-being of children left behind: Initial evidence from Romania," ZEW Discussion Papers 14-029, ZEW - Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung / Center for European Economic Research.
    2. Clifton-Sprigg, Joanna, 2014. "Out of sight, out of mind? Educational outcomes of children with parents working abroad," SIRE Discussion Papers 2015-45, Scottish Institute for Research in Economics (SIRE).
    3. Joanna Clifton-Sprigg, 2014. "Out of sight, out of mind? Educational outcomes of children with parents working abroad," ESE Discussion Papers 251, Edinburgh School of Economics, University of Edinburgh.

  6. Loschman C. & Siegel M., 2013. "The Influence of Vulnerability on Migration Intentions in Afghanistan," MERIT Working Papers 038, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).

    Cited by:

    1. Ilse Ruyssen & Sara Salomone, 2015. "Female Migration: A Way out of Discrimination?," CESifo Working Paper Series 5572, CESifo Group Munich.
    2. Richard Brown & Jørgen Carling & Sonja Fransen & Melissa Siegel, 2014. "Measuring remittances through surveys," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 31(41), pages 1243-1274, November.

  7. Gassmann, Franziska & Siegel, Melissa & Vanore, Michaella & Waidler, Jennifer, 2012. "The impact of migration on elderly left behind in Moldova," MERIT Working Papers 082, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).

    Cited by:

    1. Loschmann, Craig & Parsons, Christopher R. & Siegel, Melissa, 2015. "Does Shelter Assistance Reduce Poverty in Afghanistan?," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 74(C), pages 305-322.

  8. Siegel, Melissa & Fransen, Sonja, 2012. "New Technologies in remittances sending: Opportunities for mobile remittances in Africa," MERIT Working Papers 018, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).

    Cited by:

    1. Christian Ebeke & Thierry Yogo Urbain, 2013. "Working Paper 185 - Remittances and the Voter Turnout in Sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from Macro and Micro Level Data," Working Paper Series 989, African Development Bank.

  9. Hercog, Metka & Siegel, Melissa, 2011. "Engaging the diaspora in India," MERIT Working Papers 041, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).

    Cited by:

    1. Alex Julca, 2013. "Can Immigrant Remittances Support Development Finance?," Panoeconomicus, Savez ekonomista Vojvodine, Novi Sad, Serbia, vol. 60(3), pages 365-380, May.

Articles

  1. Vanore, Michaella & Mazzucato, Valentina & Siegel, Melissa, 2015. "‘Left behind’ but not left alone: Parental migration & the psychosocial health of children in Moldova," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 132(C), pages 252-260.

    Cited by:

    1. Ivlevs, Artjoms & Nikolova, Milena & Graham, Carol Lee, 2018. "Emigration, Remittances and the Subjective Well-Being of Those Staying Behind," IZA Discussion Papers 11437, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).

  2. Craig Loschmann & Melissa Siegel, 2015. "Revisiting the Motivations behind Remittance Behavior: Evidence of Debt-Financed Migration from Afghanistan," Migration Letters, Transnational Press London, UK, vol. 12(1), pages 38-49, January.

    Cited by:

    1. Ahsan Ullah, 2017. "Do remittances supplement South Asian development?," Remittances Review, Transnational Press London, UK, vol. 2(1), pages 31-45, May.

  3. Richard Brown & Jørgen Carling & Sonja Fransen & Melissa Siegel, 2014. "Measuring remittances through surveys," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 31(41), pages 1243-1274, November.

    Cited by:

    1. Giulia Bettin & Riccardo Lucchetti & Claudia Pigini, 2016. "State dependence and unobserved heterogeneity in a double hurdle model for remittances: evidence from immigrants to Germany," Mo.Fi.R. Working Papers 127, Money and Finance Research group (Mo.Fi.R.) - Univ. Politecnica Marche - Dept. Economic and Social Sciences.
    2. Giulia Bettin & Riccardo Lucchetti, 2016. "Steady streams and sudden bursts: persistence patterns in remittance decisions," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 29(1), pages 263-292, January.
    3. Meseguer, Covadonga & Lavezzolo, Sebastián & Aparicio, Javier, 2016. "Financial remittances, trans-border conversations, and the state," LSE Research Online Documents on Economics 68273, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library.

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NEP Fields

NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 15 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (15) 2011-06-11 2012-03-14 2012-03-14 2013-05-11 2013-05-22 2013-09-13 2013-11-29 2013-11-29 2013-11-29 2014-01-17 2014-01-17 2014-06-14 2014-08-02 2014-08-02 2014-12-08. Author is listed
  2. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (3) 2013-05-22 2013-11-29 2014-08-02
  3. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (3) 2013-05-11 2013-11-29 2013-11-29
  4. NEP-DEV: Development (2) 2012-03-14 2014-08-02
  5. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (2) 2013-11-29 2014-12-08
  6. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (2) 2013-10-18 2013-11-29
  7. NEP-ICT: Information & Communication Technologies (2) 2012-03-14 2014-01-17
  8. NEP-INT: International Trade (2) 2014-01-17 2014-08-02
  9. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (2) 2013-11-29 2014-12-08
  10. NEP-AFR: Africa (1) 2012-03-14
  11. NEP-CUL: Cultural Economics (1) 2014-01-17
  12. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (1) 2011-06-11
  13. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (1) 2011-06-11
  14. NEP-INO: Innovation (1) 2012-03-14
  15. NEP-KNM: Knowledge Management & Knowledge Economy (1) 2012-03-14
  16. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (1) 2013-11-29
  17. NEP-PPM: Project, Program & Portfolio Management (1) 2012-03-14
  18. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (1) 2013-06-04
  19. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2014-01-17

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