Craig Loschmann is a research fellow at the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance and UNU-MERIT. His research over the years has focused primarily on the causes and consequences of forced migration in the contexts of Afghanistan and the African Great Lakes region. His current interests are in the influence of refugee populations on host communities, and the impact of return in post-conflict settings. Craig has consulted on numerous migration-related projects for organizations like UNHCR, IOM,...


Migration processes
Migration consequences (for migrants, sending and receiving countries)
Migration governance
Cross-cutting topics in migration research


  • Maastricht Graduate School of Governance | UNU-MERIT

    University, Maastricht, Netherlands
    Research Fellow


Revisiting the motivations behind remittance behaviour: Evidence of debt-financed migration from Afghanistan

Authors Melissa Siegel, Craig Loschmann
Year 2015
Journal Name Migration letters
1 Journal Article

Is the Education of Local Children Influenced by Living near a Refugee Camp? Evidence from Host Communities in Rwanda

Authors Ozge Bilgili, Sonja Fransen, Craig Loschmann, ...
Year 2019
Journal Name International Migration, 2013, Vol. 51, No. 5, pp. 1–20
2 Journal Article
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