Carolina Zuccotti

Research Fellow to the MEDAM project (project financed by Stiftung Mercator)

Fields of interest: Social Inequality and Social Stratification; Migration and Ethnicity; Urban Sociology

Carolina Viviana Zuccotti is Research Fellow at the MPC, working for the MEDAM project ( Her research currently focuses on the social and spatial integration of migrants and their children in destination societies, as well as on the role of ethnic concentration of different objective and subjective outcomes. Examples of previous research on these topics can be found in her published articles in Sociology and Population, Space and Place.
Before joining the MPC, Carolina was a Research Fellow at the University of Brighton, where she worked for a project on youth unemployment in Europe (STYLE, She has a PhD in Political and Social Sciences (European University Institute) and an MSc in Human Geography, Planning and Development Studies (University of Amsterdam). She has participated in several research projects dealing with social, ethnic and spatial inequalities at various institutions in Argentina and Europe, including the University of Buenos Aires, the University of Barcelona, the Free University of Amsterdam and the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Publications in Cadmus
Research topics: Social Inequality and Social Stratification; Social Mobility; Migration and Ethnicity; Spatial Segregation; Residential mobility; Neighbourhood effects
Geographic areas: Western Europe (UK and Spain in particular); Argentina