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Dr. Adriana Cardozo Silva

Dr. Adriana Cardozo Silva

Research Associate of the

German Socio-Economic Panel study Research Infrastructure

Research Topics and Working Areas
  • Integration of Refugees in Germany
  • Labor Market participation of Refugee Women
  • Determinants of Migration in the OECD
  • Migrants Remittances, Determinants and Effects
  • Labor and employment
  • Migration
  • Inequality
Dr. Adriana R. Cardozo Silva has been working as a postdoctoral researcher at SOEP since October 2021 as part of the project "Refugee Families in Germany" (GeFam2). Currently, her research focuses on the integration of migrants and refugees in Germany, in particular their integration into the into the labor market. Previously, Ms. Cardozo conducted research on the economic and social impacts of migration in developing countries, as well as on international trade and international organizations, at the University of Göttingen, where she also received her PhD. She has worked as an economic analyst at the World Bank and as a research associate for the Inter-American Development Bank.


Journal of International Development

The impact of COVID‐19 government responses on remittances in Latin American countries

2021 | Cardozo Silva, A. R., Diaz Pavez, L. R., Martínez‐Zarzoso, I., & Nowak‐Lehmann, F.
Politics and Governance

Migration and Asylum Flows to Germany: New Insights Into the Motives

2021 | Nowak-Lehmann, F., Cardozo, A., & Martínez-Zarzoso, I.
The World Economy

The impact of free trade agreements on Middle East and North Africa exports of intermediate and final goods

2021 | Cardozo, A., Martínez-Zarzoso, I., & Vogler, P. L.
International Studies Perspectives

Patterns of (Dis)similarity in the Design of Regional Organizations: The Regional Organizations Similarity Index (ROSI)

2021 | Jetschke, A., Münch, S., Cardozo-Silva, A. R., & Theiner, P.
Review of World Economics / Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv

Does foreign aid promote recipient exports to donor countries?

2013 | Nowak-Lehmann, F., Martínez-Zarzoso, I., Herzer, D., Klasen, S., & Cardozo, A.
SOEPpapers 1203 / 2023

Gendered Implications of Restricted Residence Obligation Policies on Refugees’ Employment in Germany

2023| Adriana R. Cardozo Silva, Yuliya Kosyakova, Aslıhan Yurdakul
DIW Wochenbericht 19 / 2023

Chancen geflüchteter Frauen auf Arbeitsmarkt durch Integrationsprogramme stärken: Interview

2023| Adriana Silva Cardozo, Erich Wittenberg
DIW Weekly Report 17/18 / 2022

Refugees in Germany Perceived Higher Discrimination in the Wake of the Coronavirus Pandemic

2022| Adriana Cardozo Silva, Christopher Prömel, Sabine Zinn
Refereed essays Web of Science

Ukrainian Refugees in Germany: Evidence From a Large Representative Survey

In: Comparative Population Studies 48 (2023), S. 395-424 | Herbert Brücker, Andreas Ette, Markus M. Grabka, Yuliya Kosyakova, Wenke Niehues, Nina Rother, C. Katharina Spieß, Sabine Zinn, Martin Bujard, Adriana R. Cardozo Silva, Jean Philippe Décieux, Amrei Maddox, Nadja Milewski, Lenore Sauer, Sophia Schmitz, Silvia Schwanhäuser, Manuel Siegert, Hans Walter Steinhauer, Kerstin Tanis
Refereed essays Web of Science

The Impact of Migration on Wages in Costa Rica

In: Migration Studies 11 (2023), 1, S. 23–51 | Adriana R. Cardozo Silva, Luis R. Díaz Pavez, Inmaculada Martínez-Zarzoso

Research Projects

Research Project

IAB-BAMF-SOEP Survey of Refugees in Germany

Current Project| German Socio-Economic Panel study
Research Project

Refugee Families in Germany (Geflüchtete Familien in Deutschland, GeFam 2)

Completed Project| German Socio-Economic Panel study