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Université de Neuchâtel

Étude sur les addictions et consommations de diverses substances des étudiant-e-s de l’Université de Neuchâtel de l’année académique 2017-2018

Suter, Christian ; Léchot, Morgan ; Jacot, Sabine

Ce présent travail est le fruit d’une collaboration entre le Jardin botanique de la Ville de Neuchâtel et l’Institut de sociologie de l’Université de Neuchâtel (UniNE) dont l’objectif a été de mener une enquête quantitative auprès des étudiant-e-s de l’UniNE pour étudier les pratiques de consommations et comportements potentiellement addictogènes de cette communauté. Elle...

Université de Neuchâtel

International Graduates in Switzerland: Transitioning into the Labor Market

Lombard, Annique ; Zufferey, Jonathan

(nccr on the move ; 21)

International students are potential highly skilled workers who can enter in their host country’s labor market. In Switzerland, migration policies regulate the selection criteria for migrant workers, including international students who subsequently seek employment after graduation. However, Switzerland has competing national interests: on the one hand, economic efficiency requires highly...

Université de Neuchâtel

Urban Production from Manufacturing to Financialisation : the Case of China

Theurillat, Thierry ; Rime, Delphine ; Crevoisier, Olivier

(Working Papers MAPS ; 1)

During the twentieth Century, urban production theories considered manufacturing as the main engine for development. Today, financialization of real estate as well as mobile consumer’s expenses have developed at a larger scale and play an increasing role. We argue that this shift affects the Global South as well as the Global North. The Chinese case shows the relevance of a territorial...

Université de Neuchâtel

Do Swiss Citizens of Immigrant Origin Face Hiring Discrimination in the Labour Market?

Zschirnt, Eva ; Fibbi, Rosita

(nccr on the move ; 20)

The extent to which discrimination in employment disadvantages children of immigrants is a major question both in economic research on labour market and in sociological studies of integration. This working paper contributes to the debate by reporting findings of a correspondence test in which pairs of equally qualified Swiss citizens –one from the majority group and one from one minority...

Université de Neuchâtel

Legitimacy, distantiation and the ecology of knowledge production in the Norwegian asylum procedure

Rosset, Damian

(Working Papers MAPS ; 2)

The strict separation between the production of country of origin information (COI) and the assessment of asylum applications is a fundamental norm in the professional practice of COI producers. By looking at the Norwegian COI unit, this article examines the way this separation is materialized through an infrastructure of distantiation built around COI production sites. This apparatus is...

Université de Neuchâtel

Gemeinschaft oder Gesellschaft : Grundoptionen der Einbürgerungspolitik : Eine explorative Studie in der Gemeinde Emmen

Niederberger, Josef Martin

(SFM Studies ; 68)

In der Schweiz vollzieht sich der hauptsächliche Akt der Einbürgerung in der Gemeinde. Mancherorts scheint man diesen Vorgang als Abschluss eines langsamen, face-to-face-artigen, durch Sympathiebeziehungen bestimmten und lebensnahen Hineinwachsens in eine konkrete, lokale Wir-Gruppe zu verstehen, wobei diese dazu tendiert, ihr Rechtsbewusstsein und die massgeblichen Kriterien aus ihrer eigenen,...