Selected Publications 


2020. (with Henning Finseraas and Andreas Kotsadam). "Ancestry Culture, Assimilation, and Voter Turnout in Two Generations”. Political Behavior,42,  Online first, DOI 10.1007/s11109-020-09617-2

2018. (with Oliver Strijbis). "Immigrants against immigration: Competition, identity and immigrants’ vote on free movement in Switzerland". Electoral Studies, 56:150–157.

2018. (with Mariña Fernández-Reino and María Ramos). "Are Migrants Selected on Motivational Orientations? Selectivity Patterns amongst International Migrants in Europe”. European Sociological Review,  34(5):570-588.

2017. "Culture as a Random Treatment: A Reply to Chou". American Sociological Review, 82(2): 444-450. 

2016. (with Lucinda Platt). "Saying and Doing Gender: The Intergenerational Transmission of Attitudes towards the Sexual Division of Labour”. European Sociological Review, 32(6): 820-834.

2016. “Labour-Market Competition, Recession and Anti-Immigrant Sentiments in Europe: Occupational and Environmental Drivers of Competitive Threat". Socio-Economic Review, 14(3): 395-417.


2015. “Capturing Culture: A New Method to Estimate Exogenous Cultural Effects using Migrant Populations”. American Sociological Review, 80(1): 166-191.


2014. (with Lucinda Platt). “Nurse or Mechanic?  The Role of Parental Socialization and Children’s Personality in the Formation of Sex-Typed Occupational Aspirations”. Social Forces, 93(1): 31-61. 


2013. “Economic Crisis, Political Legitimacy and Social Cohesion” in Duncan Gallie (ed.) Economic Crisis, Quality of Work and Social Integration: The European Experience. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 256-278.


2012. “Socially-Embedded Investments: Explaining Gender Differences in Job-Specific Skills”. American Journal of Sociology, 118 (3): 592-634.


2012 (with Francesc Ortega). “Labor-Market Exposure as a Determinant of Attitudes toward Immigration”. Labour Economics, 19: 298-311.


2011 (with Stefannie Brodmann). “Immigrants in Denmark: An Analysis of Access to Employment, Class Attainment and Earnings in a High-Skilled Economy”. International Migration, 49: 58–90.


2009. “Domestic Supply, Job-Specialisation and Sex-Differences in Pay”. Social Indicators Research, 93(3):587-605.


2008. “The Effect of Occupational Sex-Composition on Earnings: Job-Specialisation, Sex-Role Attitudes and the Division of Domestic Labour in Spain”. European Sociological Review, 24(2):199-213.  


2006. “The Incidence of Temporary Employment in Advanced Economies: Why is Spain Different?”. European Sociological Review, 22(1): 61-78.


2005. “Task-Specificity and the Gender Wage Gap: Theoretical Considerations and Empirical Analysis of the Spanish Survey on Wage Structure”. European Sociological Review, 21(2): 165-181. 


2005. “Flexibility or Polarization? Temporary Employment and Job Tasks in Spain”. Socio-Economic Review, 3(2): 233-258. 


2003. “Temporary Contracts and Labour Market Segmentation in Spain: An Employment-Rent Approach”. European Sociological Review, 19(5): 501-517.


2003. Estables y Precarios: Desregulación Laboral y Estratificación Social en España. Madrid: Siglo XXI/Centro de Investigaciones Sociológicas.


2001. Insiders and Outsiders: Structure and Consciousness Effects of Labour Market Deregulation in Spain (1984-1997). Madrid: Instituto Juan March de Estudios e Investigaciones.


2001 (with Andrew Richards). “Trade Unions, Unemployment and Working Class Fragmentation in Spain”. In Nancy Bermeo (ed.) Unemployment in the New Europe. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.