Research publications:

2017

Geel van, J., and Mazzucato, V. (2017). Conceptualising youth mobility trajectories: thinking beyond conventional categories. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies.

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Mazzucato, V., Dankyi, E., and Poeze, M. (2017). Mapping transnational networks of care from a multi-actor and multi-sited perspective. In Bolzman, C., Bernardi, L. and LeGoff, J. (eds) Situating Children of Migrants across Borders and Origins, p. 269-284. Dordrecht: Springer Open.

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Cebotari, V., Mazzucato, V., and Appiah, E. (accepted) (2017). A longitudinal analysis of well-being of Ghanaian children in transnational families. Child Development.

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Mazzucato, V., Dito, B.B., Grassi, M., and Vivet, J. (2017). Transnational parenting and the well-being of Angolan migrant parents in Europe. Global Networks, 17(1), 89-110.

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Poeze, M., Dankyi, E.K., and Mazzucato, V. (2017). Navigating transnational childcare relationships: Migrant parents and their children's caregivers in the origin country. Global Networks, 17(1), 111-129.

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2016

Cebotari, V., Mazzucato, V., and Siegel, M. (2016). Gendered perceptions of migration among Ghanaian children in transnational care. Child Indicators Research

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Cebotari, V., Mazzucato, V., and Siegel, M. (2016). Child development and migrant transnationalism: The health of children who stay behind in Ghana and Nigeria. The Journal of Development Studies.

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Cebotari, V., and Mazzucato, V. (2016). Educational performance of children of migrant parents in Ghana, Nigeria and Angola. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 42(5), 834-856.

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Mazzucato, V., and Cebotari, V. (2016). Psychological well-being of Ghanaian children in transnational families. Population Space and Place.

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Caarls, K., and Mazzucato, V. (2016). Transnational relationships and reunification: Ghanaian couples between Ghana and Europe. Demographic Research, 34(21), 587-614.

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2015

Mazzucato, V. (2015). Transnational families and the well-being of children and caregivers who stay in origin countries. Social Science & Medicine, 132(0), 208-214.

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Mazzucato, V., Cebotari, V., Veale, A., White, A., Grassi, M., and Vivet, J. (2015). International parental migration and the psychological well-being of children in Ghana, Nigeria, and Angola. Social Science & Medicine, 132, 215-224.

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Dankyi, E., Mazzucato V., and Manuh, T. (2015). Reciprocity in global social protection: Providing care for migrants’ children. Oxford Development Studies, 1-16.

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2014

Mazzucato, V. (2014). Child well-being and transnational families. In Michalos, A.C. (ed.), Encyclopedia of Quality of Life and Well-Being Research. Dordrecht: Springer.

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Poeze, M., and Mazzucato, V. (2014). Ghanaian children in transnational families: Understanding the experiences of left-behind children through local parenting norms. In Baldassar, L., and Merla, L. (eds), Transnational Families, Migration and the Circulation of Care. Understanding Mobility and Absence in Family Life, p. 149-169. New York: Routledge.

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2013

Mazzucato, V. (2013). Transnational families. In Ness, I. (ed.) The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing.

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2011

Mazzucato, V., and Schans, D. (2011). Transnational families and the wellbeing of children: Conceptual and methodological challenges. Journal of Marriage and Family 73 (4): 704-712.

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