Publications 2021

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Bertelli, Davide & Marta Bivand Erdal (2021) To vote or not to vote? Migrant electoral (dis)engagement in an enlarged Europe, Migration Studies. DOI: 10.1093/migration/mnab025.
Borchgrevink, Kaja & Ida Roland Birkvad (2021) Religious norms and homeownership among Norwegian Muslim women, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. DOI: 10.1080/1369183X.2021.1965866: 1–18.
Borchgrevink, Kaja & Marta Bivand Erdal (2021) The Necessity of Taking a Loan, and the Necessity of Not Doing So: Islamic Finance among Muslim Minorities in Denmark and Norway, Nordic Journal of Religion and Society 34(2): 117–129.
Carling, Jørgen; Marta Bivand Erdal & Cathrine Talleraas (2021) Living in two countries: Transnational living as an alternative to migration, Population, Space and Place 27(5): e2471.
Erdal, Marta Bivand & Arnfinn H. Midtbøen (2021) ‘Birthplace unknown’: on the symbolic value of the passport for identity-construction among naturalised citizens, Identities. DOI: 10.1080/1070289X.2021.1933827.
Erdal, Marta Bivand & Katrine Fangen (2021) A state-centred conception of nationhood? Norwegian bureaucrats on the nation, Ethnicities. DOI: 10.1177/14687968211012567.
Erdal, Marta Bivand (2021) Migrants’ Multifocal Sedentarism: Ambivalent Belonging and Desired Recognition in Transnational Social Fields Connecting Pakistan and Norway, Journal of Intercultural Studies. DOI: 10.1080/07256868.2021.1971167.
Ezzati, Rojan Tordhol (2021) ‘United through our values’? Expressing unity through value-talk after terrorism in France and Norway, Migration Studies. DOI: 10.1093/migration/mnab033.
Horst, Cindy & Tore Vincents Olsen (2021) Transnational Citizens, Cosmopolitan Outlooks? Migration as a Route to Cosmopolitanism, Nordic Journal of Migration Research 11(1): 4–19.
Lysaker, Odin & Cindy Horst (2021) Miracles in Dark Times: Hannah Arendt and Refugees as ‘Vanguard’, Journal of Refugee Studies 34(1): 67–84.
Schutte, Sebastian; Jonas Vestby; Jørgen Carling & Halvard Buhaug (2021) Climatic conditions are weak predictors of asylum migration, Nature Communications 12: 2067–.

Book Chapter

Nilsen, Marte (2021) “We Are Alive, but Have No Life”: Rohingya Refugees, Deprived of the Prospects for a Future, in Masks of Authoritarianism: Hegemony, Power and Public Life in Bangladesh. Singapore: Palgrave Macmillan (221–235).

Non-refereed Journal Article

Erdal, Marta Bivand (2021) Om å få høre til: en noe avventende og lavmælt tilnærming til rasialisering [On being allowed to belong: A somewhat undetermined and low-key approach to racialization], Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning 62: 87–93.

Popular Article

(2021) The politics of refugee relief: UNRWA and the ongoing funding crisis, Norwegian Centre for Humanitarian Studies Blog, 28 January.
Akal, Ayşe Bala (2021) Denmark leading the race to the bottom: Hostility as a form of migration control, RLI Blog on Refugee Law and Forced Migration, 29 September.
Carling, Jørgen (2021) What makes people want to migrate? One chart sums it up, The Startup, 2 February.
Erdal, Marta Bivand & Katrine Fangen (2021) Hvorfor vegrer norske byråkrater seg for å omtale nasjonal identitet? [Why are Norwegian beaurocrats reluctant to discuss national identity?],, 24 May.
Erdal, Marta Bivand (2021) Debatten om strukturell rasisme: Mer polarisert enn nødvendig [The debate on structural racism: More polarized than necessary], Utrop, 22 February.
Erdal, Marta Bivand (2021) Hvilket grunnlag har vi for #StopAsianHate i Norge? [What basis do we have for #StopAsianHate in Norway?], Aftenposten, 22 April.
Jumbert, Maria Gabrielsen (2021) When the storm subsides: what happened to grassroots initiatives assisting refugees?, ISS blog on Global Development and Social Justice, 28 May.

Master Thesis

Fisher, Kelly (2021) Moving Masculinities: Polish Men's Migration Experiences in Oslo. MA thesis, Centre for Gender Research, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway.

PRIO Policy Brief

Carling, Jørgen & Marta Bivand Erdal (2021) Religiøsitet og boligeierskap blant muslimer i Norge [Religiosity and Home Ownership among Muslims in Norway], PRIO Policy Brief, 16. Oslo: PRIO.
Carling, Jørgen & Marta Bivand Erdal (2021) Religiosity and Home Ownership among Muslims in Norway, PRIO Policy Brief, 16. Oslo: PRIO.

PRIO Paper

Bertelli, Davide & Marta Bivand Erdal (2021) Migrant Political Engagement and Voting from Abroad: Insights from Interviews with Polish and Romanian Migrants in Barcelona and Oslo, PRIO Paper. Oslo: PRIO.
Hagen-Zanker, Jessica & Gemma Hennessey (2021) What Do We Know about the Subjective and Intangible Factors That Shape Migration Decision-Making?, PRIO Paper. Oslo: PRIO.

Report - External Series

Aslany, Maryam; Jørgen Carling; Mathilde Bålsrud Mjelva; & Tone Sommerfelt (2021) Systematic review of determinants of migration aspirations, QuantMig deliverable, 2. Southampton: University of Southampton.
Carling, Jørgen; & Mathilde Bålsrud Mjelva (2021) Survey instruments and survey data on migration aspirations, QuantMig project deliverable, 2. Southampton: University of Southampton.
Erdal, Marta Bivand; & Mathias Hatleskog Tjønn (2021) Links between migration management, development and integration, MIGNEX Background paper. .