Academic publications



  • “Mechanisms to prevent Pushbacks in the European Union”, in S. Carrera and M. Stefan (red.) Fundamental Rights Challenges in Border Controls and Expulsion of Irregular Immigrants in the European Union. Complaint Mechanisms and Access to Justice, Routledge Series on Human Rights, New York: Routledge, (2019).


  • Constitutionalising the External Dimensions of EU Migration Policies in Times of Crisis, co-editor with S. Carrera en J.Santos Vara, and author of the chapter “Migration deals and responsibility sharing: can the two go together?”, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing, (2019).


  • “The European Parliament: from a Human Rights Watchdog to a Responsible Decision Maker?”  in P. Minderhoud, S. Mantu & K. Zwaan (ed..), Caught In  Between Borders: Citizens, Migrants and Humans, Tilburg: Wolf Legal Publishers, (2019).


  •   “NGOs and the making of EU migration policy”, in M. Schrover, T. Vosters and I. Glynn (red.) Special Issue on NGOs & Migration Management, Journal of Migration History Volume 5 (2019): Issue 2, (2019).


  • Constitutionalising the External Dimensions of EU Migration Policies in Times of Crisis, co-edited with S. Carrera, J. Santos Vara, and author of the chapter  “Migration deals and responsibility sharing: can the two go together?”, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing, (2019).


  • “Study for UNHCR on the rules and practices on family reunification for refugees in the Netherlands in the light of international and European law”, met S. Kappel en R. Kathraoui, (2019).


  • Brexit and Migration, Study for the LIBE committee, European Parliament., co-author with E. Guild, C. Grütters, P. Minderhoud en R. van Oers, (2018).


  • “Implementation of migration law”, co-author with N. Dörrenbächer, in S. Bonjour, Weinar, L. Zhyznomirska and M. Siegel  (red.), Routledge Handbook on the Politics of Migration in Europe, New York: Routledge, (2018). 


  • “Family Reunification in Germany, Netherlands and the EU since 2000.  Reciprocal Influence and the Role of National and EU Actors”, met K.  Groenendijk, in S. Beichel-Benedetti en C.Janda, “Hohenheimer Horizonte. Festschrift für Klaus Barwig”, 2018, Baden-Baden: Nomos Verlag, (2018).


  • “The external dimension of EU migration policy and the functioning of the conditionality mechanism in partner countries”, Revista Migraciones Internacionales, September, (2017).


  • “The Global Approach to Migration and Mobility revisited”, Groningen Journal of International Law, December, (2017).


  • “Two decades EU immigration law for third country nationals: are there any integration challenges left?” in P. Minderhoud, S. Mantu and C. Grütters (ed.) Migration on the Move, Brill, (2017).


  • “The Single Permit Directive: Central Themes and Problem Issues” co-editor with P. Minderhoud, Nijmegen: Wolf Legal Publishers, (2015). 


  • “The Blue Card Directive: Central Themes, Problem Issues and Implementation in Selected Member States”, (ed.), Nijmegen: Wolf Legal Publishers, (2013). 


  • “Family Reunification: a barrier or facilitator of integration? A comparative study” Nijmegen: Wolf Legal Publishers, co-author with B. de Hart and E. Nissen, (2013). 


  • “Which Integration for Migrants? The relation between the EU and its Member States”, co-edited with Y. Pascouau, Nijmegen: Wolf Legal Publishers, (2012). 


  • “Language and Knowledge tests for Permanent Residence Rights: Integration tests, help or hindrance?” met A. Böcker, European Journal of Migration and Law, vol. 13, (2011).


  • “The Intec project: Integration and Naturalisation tests: the new way to European Citizenship, a comparative research on the effects of integration and naturalization tests in nine Member States”, synthesis report and Country Report The Netherlands (co-author with A. Böcker, M. Luiten en R. van Oers), (2010). 


  • “The Procedures Directive: an overview”, in: K. Zwaan (ed..), The Procedures Directive, Central Themes, Problem Issues and Implementation in Selected  Member States, Nijmegen: Wolf Legal Publishers, (2008). 


  • “The Family Reunification Directive in EU Member States: the first year of implementation”, co-author with K. Groenendijk, R. Fernhout, D. van Dam en R. van Oers, Nijmegen: Wolf Legal Publishers, (2007).


  • (2011-2019): co-founder and co-editor of the Quarterly Newsletters on EU legislation and case-law on regular migration and asylum: NEMIS (Newsletter on European Migration Issues) en NEAIS (Newsletter on European Asylum Issues), published by the Centre for Migration Law, Radboud University Nijmegen.

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