Carolina V. Zuccotti

Short-Term Visitor
Carolina Viviana Zuccotti is a Marie Skłodowska-Curie (MSCA) Global Fellow at the University Carlos III Madrid. Her MSCA project, GLAM - Global South Migration and Comparative Integration: A Study of South American Migrants, studies i) how integration patterns of southern migrants and their children in the Global South differ with respect to those of their counterparts in the Global North, and ii) what gains (or loses) southern migrants and their children in Southern and Northern destinations experience with respect to non-migrants in origin countries.

Before joining the UC3M, Carolina was a researcher (2020-2021) at the National Scientific and Technical Research Council, Argentina. She also worked as a research fellow (2017-2019) at the MPC, where she was part of the MEDAM project on migration and asylum. Formerly, she was a research fellow (2014-2017) at the University of Brighton, UK, where she worked for STYLE, an FP7 international project on youth labour in Europe.

Carolina completed her PhD in Political and Social Sciences at the European University Institute (2015). She also has a MSc in Human Geography, Planning and Development Studies (University of Amsterdam, 2010), a MA in Urban Studies (University of Urbino Carlo Bo, 2007), and a Degree in Sociology (University of Buenos Aires, 2006).

Her studies and research have received funding from national and international institutions and programs, including EU Horizon 2020, NUFFIC (Netherlands), CONICET (Argentina) and ECSR (Europe).

Research focus/Fields of interest: migration, ethnicity, social inequality, social mobility, urban studies, quantitative methods.
Core discipline: sociology.

Refereed journal articles
  • Carolina V. Zuccotti (2023). Migración internacional y oportunidades educativas en Argentina: el caso de la población sudamericana. RELAP - Revista Latinoamericana de Población, 17 (e202221), 1-37.
  • Carolina V. Zuccotti, Jan Lorenz, Rocco Paolillo, Alejandra Rodríguez Sánchez y Selamavit Serka (2022). Exploring the dynamics of neighbourhood ethnic segregation with agent-based modelling: an empirical application to Bradford, UK. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies (online first).
  • Lucas G. Drouhot, Emanuel Deutschmann, Carolina V. Zuccotti y Emilio Zagheni (2022). Computational approaches to migration and integration research: promises and challenges. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies (online first).
  • Carolina V. Zuccotti (2021). Changes in ethnic spatial segregation across English housing market areas (2001-2011): identifying ethnic and context configurations. Investigaciones Geográficas, 75.
  • Carolina V. Zuccotti (2021). The role of neighbourhood ethnic concentration on gender role views: a study of ethnic minorities in the UK. Migration Letters, 18 (6).
  • Rezart Hoxhaj y Carolina V. Zuccotti (2020). The complex relationship between immigrants' concentration, socioeconomic environment and attitudes towards immigrants in Europe. Ethnic and Racial Studies, 44 (2), 1-21.
  • Carolina V. Zuccotti (2019). "Ethnicity and neighbourhood attainment in England and Wales: A study of second generations' spatial integration". Population, Space and Place.
  • Zuccotti, C.V. and O’Reilly, J. (2018). “The impact of youth labour market experiences on later employment opportunities: What roles do ethnicity and gender play? Human relations. Online first.
  • Zuccotti, C.V. and O’Reilly, J. (2018). “Ethnicity, gender and household effects on becoming NEET: An intersectional analysis”. Work, Employment & Society. Online first.
  • Zuccotti, C.V. and Platt, L. (2016). “Does neighbourhood ethnic concentration in early life affect subsequent labour market outcomes? A study across ethnic groups in England and Wales”. Population, Space and Place. Online first.
  • Zuccotti, C.V., Ganzeboom, H.B.G and Güveli, A. (2015). “Has Migration Been Beneficial for Migrants and Their Children? Comparing Social Mobility of Turks in Western Europe, Turks in Turkey, and Western European Natives”. International Migration Review. In print: 2017, vol. 51(1).
  • Zuccotti, C.V. (2014). “Do parents matter? Occupational outcomes among ethnic minorities and British natives in England and Wales (2009-2010)”. Sociology. In print, 2015, vol. 49(2).

  • Book chapters
  • Zuccotti, C.V. and O’Reilly, J. (2019). “Does scarring effects vary by ethnicity and gender?”. In Jacqueline O’Reilly, Janine Leschke, Renate Ortlieb, Martin Seeleib-Kaiser and Paola Villa, Youth Labor in Transition. Oxford University Press.
  • Zuccotti, C.V. (2008). “Las cifras de población argentina según los padrones electorales y las proyecciones censales: análisis comparativo por distrito (2005)”. In Canton and Jorrat (2008). Elecciones en la Ciudad (1864-2005), Vol. III, Buenos Aires: Instituto Histórico de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires.

  • Reports
  • Zuccotti, C.V., Geddes, A.P., Bacchi, A., Nori, M. and Stojanov, R. (2018). “Rural Migration in Tunisia: Drivers and patterns of rural youth migration and its impact on food security and rural livelihoods in Tunisia”, Rome: FAO.
  • Berloffa, G., Filandri, M. , Matteazzi, E., Nazio, T., Negri, N. O’Reilly, J., Villa, P. and Zuccotti, C.V. (2015) “Work-poor and work-rich families: Influence on youth labour market outcomes”, STYLE Working Papers, STYLE WP8.1 CROME. Brighton: University of Brighton.
  • Buttler, D., Michoń, P., Ayllón Gatnau, S. and Zuccotti, C.V. (2016): “Understanding the subjective consequences of early job insecurity in Europe”, NEGOTIATE Working Paper No. 4.3.
  • Zuccotti C.V. (2013), “Highly-Skilled Indian Migrants in the United Kingdom”, CARIM-India RR 2013/34, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, San Domenico di Fiesole (FI): European University Institute.

  • Blog
  • Carolina V. Zuccotti (2019). Are ethnic minorities in the UK spatially integrating?, EUI Blogs
  • The ethnic concentration of a neighbourhood has varying effects on employment prospects for men and women across different ethnicities (2016, with Lucinda Platt, LSE Blog British Politics and Policy)