Elif Naz Kayran


Elif Naz Kayran is a PhD candidate in the Department of International Relations and Political Science at the Graduate Institute of Geneva (IHEID) and Visiting Fellow at Nuffield College, University of Oxford, for the academic year 2019-20.  Elif holds an MA degree from King’s College London. Entitled ‘Policy Preferences and Political Behaviour of Citizens at Times of Risk Inequalities,’ her PhD project explores the effects of employment risks on public attitudes towards immigration and support for radical right-wing parties.  Her work on welfare states and the limits of skill-selective immigration policies has appeared in the Journal of European Social Policy.

Curriculum Vitae

Publications related to Unequal Democracies:

Kolbe, Melanie, Elif Naz Kayran.  "The Limits of Skill-Selective Migration Policies: Welfare States and the Commodification of Labour Immigrants.” In: Journal of European Social Policy, 2019, vol. 29, not 4, p. 478-497.