Dr. Pau Palop-Garcia

pau.palop_garcia@uni-erfurt.de

Lecturer (Willy Brandt School of Public Policy)

Contact

Willy Brandt School (Nordhäuser Straße 84) / room 0106

Visiting address

Universität Erfurt
Willy Brandt School of Public Policy
Nordhäuser Str. 84
99089 Erfurt

Mailing address

Universität Erfurt
Willy Brandt School of Public Policy
Nordhäuser Str. 63
99089 Erfurt

Post-Doctoral Researcher (Willy Brandt School of Public Policy)

Contact

Willy Brandt School (Nordhäuser Straße 84) / room 0106

Visiting address

Willy Brandt School of Public Policy
Nordhäuser Str. 84
99089 Erfurt

Mailing address

Universität Erfurt
Willy Brandt School of Public Policy
Nordhäuser Str. 63
99089 Erfurt

Dr. Pau Palop-Garcia

Short Biography

Pau Palop-García is a Research Fellow at the Willy Brandt School of Public Policy, University of Erfurt. Before coming to the Willy Brandt School, he was a Research Fellow at the Institute for Latin American Studies (ILAS) of the German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA). 

Pau Palop-García holds a PhD in Political Sciences from the Free University of Berlin (2019). He specializes in the study of migration policies and the political representation of migrant communities. He has published widely about these topics in journals such as Democratization, Citizenship Studies, Comparative Migration Studies, Citizenship Studies, and the Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies.

Research

Interests

  • Migration policies
  • Diaspora engagement
  • Political representation
  • Migration data

Projects

  • Every immigrant is an emigrant (IMISEM)”, funded by the Leibniz-Gemeinschaft (principal Investigator Dr. Luicy Pedroza), based at the German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), 2017-2020.

Memberships

  • Latin American Studies Association (LASA)

Publications

Monographs

Pedroza, L., Palop, P., & Hoffmann, B. (2016). Emigrant Policies in Latin America and the Caribbean. (Edición Especial FLACSO Chile). FLASCO Chile. 

Journal Articles

Palop García, P., & Pedroza, L. (2020). Beyond Emigrant Voting: Consultation as a Mechanism of Political Incorporation from Abroad OR not all Emigrant Consultative Bodies are Born the Same. Migration Letters, 17(1), 139-146. 

Pedroza, L., & Palop García, P. (2019). Return or Remittances? Diaspora Economic Policies of Latin American and Caribbean States. Apuntes. Revista de ciencias sociales, 46(84), 159-184. 

Palop García, P., & Pedroza, L. (2019). Passed, Regulated, or Applied? The Different Stages of Emigrant Enfranchisement in Latin America and the Caribbean. Democratization, 26(3), 401-421. 

Palop García, P. (2018). Contained or Represented? The Varied Consequences of Reserved Seats for Emigrants in the Legislatures of Ecuador and Colombia. Comparative Migration Studies, 6, [Art. 38]. 

Palop García, P., & Pedroza, L. (2017). Beyond Convergence: Unveiling Variations of External Franchise in Latin America and the Caribbean from 1950 to 2015. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 43(9), 1597-1616. 

Pedroza, L., & Palop García, P. (2017). The Grey Area between Nationality and Citizenship: An Analysis of External Citizenship Policies. Latin America and the Caribbean Citizenship Studies, 21(5), 587-605. 

Pedroza, L., & Palop García, P. (2017). Diaspora Policies in Comparison: An Application of the Emigrant Policies Index (EMIX) for the Latin American and Caribbean Region. Political Geography, 60, 165-178. 

Palop García, P. (2017). Ausentes, pero representados: mecanismos institucionales de representación de emigrantes en América Latina y el Caribe. América Latina Hoy, 76, 15-34. 

M. Diaz- Pulido, J., Pino, E. D., & Palop, P. (2012). Determinants of Satisfaction with Regional State Welfare Policies. Revista Española de Investigaciones Sociológicas, 139, 45-83.

Book Chapters

Palop García, P., & Barberà, O. (2019). La competición política en la Comunidad Valenciana (1983-2015): De la batalla ideológica a la lucha contra la corrupción. In B. Gómez, L. Cabeza, & S. Alonso (Eds.), En busca del poder territorial: Cuatro décadas de elecciones autonómicas en España (pp. 235-254). Centro de Investigaciones Sociológicas. 

Other publications

Palop García, P., & Pedroza, L. (2019). How do we move migration policy datasets and indices further? A proposal to address persisting lacunae and major research imperatives. Newletter of the American Political Science Association's Organized Section on Migration and Citizenship, 7(1), 37-52. 

Pedroza, L., Hoffmann, B., & Palop García, P. (2016). Calling Abroad: Latin America Reshapes Its Emigrant Policies. (GIGA Focus Lateinamerika; No. 3). German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA).

Pedroza, L., & Palop García, P. (2018). Forging Bonds with Emigrants: Challenges for Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean / Forjando lazos con emigrantes: desafíos para Europa, América Latina y el Caribe. German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA). 

Courses taught at the Brandt School

Summer Term 2020

  • IA: Introduction to Migration Policy