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Marco Pecoraro

Current positions

> Lecturer at the University of Neuchâtel

Course: Economics of Migration

Master in Applied Economics / Master in Social Sciences (Migration and Citizenship)

 

> Scientific collaborator

Swiss Federal Statistical Office

Education System section (BILD-S)

Research fields

Labour Economics, Education Economics, Population Economics, Statistics and Applied Econometrics

Ph.D. thesis

"Incidence and wage effects of educational mismatch in the Swiss labour market"

under the supervision of​ Professors Muriel Dejemeppe and  Bruno Van der Linden

Catholic University of Louvain (Louvain-la-Neuve), Belgium

Other publications

'Does the recognition of foreign credentials decrease the risk for immigrants of being mismatched in education or skills?' in: Migrants and Expats: The Swiss Migration and Mobility Nexus. Springer International Publishing, 2019 (with Philippe Wanner)

 

'The gender gap in mental health: Immigrants in Switzerland', in: Women's Mental Health: Resistance and Resilience in Community and Society. Springer International Publishing, 2015 (with Jehane Simona Moussa and Didier Ruedin)

 

'Devenir Suisse. Les facteurs intervenant dans le choix de se naturaliser', in: Wanner, Philippe (ed.),   La démographie des étrangers en Suisse . Zurich: Seismo, 2012

 

'Rester ou partir: les déterminants de l'émigration hors de Suisse', in: Wanner, Philippe (ed.),   La démographie des étrangers en Suisse . Zurich: Seismo, 2012

 

Gender, brain waste and job-education mismatch among migrant workers in Switzerland, International Migration Papers 111, Geneva: ILO, 2011, download pdf

  

'Highly skilled migrants in the Swiss labour market with a special focus on migrants from developing countries', in: Scientific diasporas as development partners. Skilled migrants from Colombia, India and South Africa in Switzerland: empirical evidence and policy responses. Chapter 4, pages 179-195, 2010,    download pdf

 

'Les migrants hautement qualifiés', in: Migrants et marché du travail. Compétences et insertion professionelle des personnes d’origine étrangère en Suisse, Neuchâtel: OFS, 2005

  

'Femmes étrangères et marché du travail', in: Migrants et marché du travail. Compétences et insertion professionelle des personnes d’origine étrangère en Suisse, Neuchâtel: OFS, 2005 (with Philippe Wanner and Rosita Fibbi)

Curriculum Vitae (view pdf)