Susan Thieme

Prof. Susan Thieme
Integrative Geographie
Universität Bern
Hallerstrasse 12
CH-3012 Bern

Phone: +41 (0) 31 631 88 72
Phone2: +41 (0) 31 631 86 70
Fax: +41 (0) 31 631 81 11
E-mail: susan.thieme(at)
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Key Publications of Susan Thieme (up to ten) :
Thieme, Susan & Müller-Böker, Ulrike (accepted for print 2004): Financial Self-Help Associations among Far West Nepalese Labor Migrants in Delhi, in: Asia and Pacific Migration Journal.

Thieme, Susan (2003):
"Savings and Credit Associations and Remittances: The Case of Far West Nepalese Labour Migrants in Delhi, India", International Labour Office (ILO), Working Paper No. 39, Geneva, 53 pp.

Susan Thieme, Michael Kollmair, Ulrike Müller-Böker (2003):
“Research Report: Labour Migration from Far West Nepal to Delhi, India”, European Bulletin of Himalayan Research (EBHR), 24, Spring.

Expertise of Susan Thieme:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
Research Interface / Management
Topic SocietySociety
Population Dynamics / Migration / Urbanisation
Organisations / Institutions
Employment / Social Security / Poverty
Topic Culture/HistoryCulture / History
Ethics / Cultural Values
Topic SustainabilitySustainability
Social Sustainability
Economic Sustainability
Spatial ZonesSpatial Zones
Mountain / Highland
Spatial ScaleSpatial Scale
Local / Community
Time FrameRecent / Today
MethodsData Collection - Interviews, Questionnaires
Data Analysis
Literature Study
Policy Analysis and Formation
Applied Research / Technology
Program Coordination / Management

Specialties of Susan Thieme:
  • rural - urban labour migration Nepal and India
  • microfinance/ social finance
  • applied research, implementation of results in ongoing migrant`s projects in India

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