Prof Ingrid Nielsen

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Alfred Deakin Professor and Associate Dean (Research)

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL PVC Office

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

Research interests

Ingrid's primary research areas are labour migration in Australia, Asia and Europe, with a particular focus on internal migration in China; and the interplay between work and life satisfaction. She holds a current ARC Discovery Grant on the role of psychological capital on the workplace integration of refugees to Australia.

Teaching interests

Organisational Behaviour

Research Methods

Publications

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2016

Urbanization, openness, emissions, and energy intensity: a study of increasingly urbanized emerging economies

Dr Shuddha Rafiq, Ruhul A Salim, Prof Ingrid Nielsen

(2016), Vol. 56, pp. 20-28, Energy economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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An experimental study of the effect of intergroup contact on attitudes in urban China

Jun Gu, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Jason Shachat, Russell Smyth, Yujia Peng

(2016), Vol. 53, pp. 2991-3006, The open urban studies journal, London, Eng, C1

journal
2015

Examining the relationship between workplace support and life satisfaction: the mediating role of job satisfaction

Prof Alexander Newman, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth, Angus Hooke

(2015), Vol. 120, pp. 769-781, Social indicators research, New York, N. Y., C1-1

journal

The impact of employee perceptions of organizational corporate social responsibility practices on job performance and organizational citizenship behavior: evidence from the Chinese private sector

Prof Alexander Newman, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Qing Miao

(2015), Vol. 26, pp. 1226-1242, International journal of human resource management, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal

Determinants of wage arrears and their implications for the socioeconomic wellbeing of China's migrant workers: Evidence from Guangdong province

Zhiming Cheng, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2015), pp. 105-125, Handbook of Chinese Migration Identity and Wellbeing, Cheltenham, Eng., B1

chapter
2014

Wellbeing among Indonesian labour migrants to Malaysia: implications of the 2011 memorandum of understanding

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Sen Sendjaya

(2014), Vol. 117, pp. 919-938, Social indicators research, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

How does relative income and variations in short-run wellbeing affect wellbeing in the long run? Empirical evidence from China's Korean minority

Vinod Mishra, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2014), Vol. 115, pp. 67-91, Social indicators research, Dordrecht, Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Access to social insurance in urban China: a comparative study of rural-urban and urban-urban migrants in Beijing

Zhiming Cheng, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2014), Vol. 41, pp. 243-252, Habitat international, Oxford, England, C1-1

journal
2013

Working hours in supply chain Chinese and Thai factories: evidence from the fair labor association's 'soccer project'

Russell Smyth, Xiaolei Qian, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Ines Kaempfer

(2013), Vol. 51, pp. 382-408, British journal of industrial relations, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal
2012

A minority-status perspective on intergroup relations: a study of an ethnic Chinese population in a small Italian town

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Olga Paritski, Russell Smyth

(2012), Vol. 49, pp. 307-318, Urban studies, London, England, C1-1

journal

Personal wellbeing among ethnic Koreans in China's Northeast

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Qingguo Zhai, Juyong Zhang

(2012), Vol. 13, pp. 75-96, Asian Ethnicity, Abingdon, England, C1-1

journal
2011

The moderating effects of demographic factors and hukou status on the job satisfaction-subjective well-being relationship in urban China

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth, Yin Liu

(2011), Vol. 22, pp. 1333-1350, International Journal of Human Resource Management, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

journal

A study of the impact of environmental surroundings on personal well-being in urban China using a multi-item well-being indicator

Russell Smyth, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Qingguo Zhai, Tiemin Liu, Yin Liu, Chunyong Tang, Zhihong Wang, Zuxiang Wang, Juyong Zhang

(2011), Vol. 32, pp. 353-375, Population and environment, Dordrecht, Netherlands, C1-1

journal

The contact hypothesis in urban china: the perspective of minority-status migrant workers

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2011), Vol. 33, pp. 469-481, Journal of urban affairs, London, Eng., C1-1

journal
2010

Is there a natural rate of crime?

Prof Paresh Narayan, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2010), Vol. 69, pp. 759-782, American journal of economics and sociology, Hoboken, N.J., C1

journal

Subjective well-being of China's off-farm migrants

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth, Qingguo Zhai

(2010), Vol. 11, pp. 315-333, Journal of happiness studies, Heidelberg, Germany, C1-1

journal

On the relationship between female labour force participation and fertility in G7 countries: evidence from panel cointegration and Granger causality

Vinod Mishra, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2010), Vol. 38, pp. 361-372, Empirical Economics, Dordrecht , Germany, C1-1

journal
2009

Subjective well-being of Beijing taxi drivers

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Olga Paritski, Russell Smyth

(2009), Vol. 11, pp. 721-733, Journal of happiness studies, Dordrecht , Germany, C1-1

journal

'I've been to Bali too' (and I will be going back) : are terrorist shocks to Bali's tourist arrivals permanent or transitory?

Russell Smyth, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Vinod Mishra

(2009), Vol. 41, pp. 1367-1378, Applied Economics, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

What determines employer willingness to "top up" social insurance? Evidence from Shanghai's 25 plus X scheme

Russell Smyth, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Xiaolei Qian

(2009), Vol. 30, pp. 512-528, International Journal of Manpower, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Personal well-being in urban China

Russell Smyth, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Qingguo Zhai

(2009), Vol. 95, pp. 231-251, Social indicators research, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

journal

Perceptions of public security in post-reform urban China: a routine activity analysis

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2009), Vol. 4, pp. 145-163, Asian journal of criminology, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

journal

The role of positive and negative affectivity on job satisfaction and life satisfaction

Qing-guo Zhai, Russell Smyth, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Xiu-yun Luan

(2009), pp. 1184-1189, ICMSE 2009 : International Conference on Management Science and Engineering - 16th Annual Conference Proceedings, Piscataway, N.J., E1-1

conference

The "X component" in Shanghai's social security reforms

Gloria Davies, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Chris Nyland, Russell Smyth, Cherrie J Zhu, Judith Zhu

(2009), Vol. 62, pp. 31-54, International social security review, London, Eng., C1-1

journal
2008

Panel data, cointegration, causality and Wagner's law : empirical evidence from Chinese provinces

Prof Paresh Narayan, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2008), Vol. 19, pp. 297-307, China economic review, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Who bears the burden of employer compliance with social security contributions? Evidence from Chinese firm level data

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2008), Vol. 19, pp. 230-244, Chine economic review, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

One hundred years of citation of authority on the supreme court of New South Wales

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smythe

(2008), Vol. 31, pp. 189-214, University of New South Wales law journal, Sydney, N.S.W., C1-1

journal

Correct ideas and social security reform in China: the case of Shanghai's township insurance

Gloria Davies, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2008), pp. 65-91, Migration and social protection in China, Singapore, B1-1

chapter

Job satisfaction and response to incentives among China's urban workforce

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2008), Vol. 37, pp. 1921-1936, Journal of socio-economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

The rhetoric and the reality of social protection for China's migrant workers

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2008), pp. 3-13, Migration and social protection in China, Singapore, B1-1

chapter

Towards a harmonious society: challenges for China in the pursuit of social-protection-as-social-justice

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2008), pp. 247-256, Migration and social protection in China, Singapore, B1-1

chapter

Who wants safer cities? Perceptions of public safety and attitudes to migrants among China's urban population

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2008), Vol. 28, pp. 46-55, International review of law and economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal
2007

Migrants as Homo economicus : explaining the emerging phenomenon of a shortage of migrant labor in China's coastal provinces

Sijun Shao, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Chris Nyland, Russell Smyth, MINGQIONG ZHANG, Cherrie J Zhu

(2007), Vol. 21, pp. 7-41, China information, London, England, C1-1

journal

A century of citation practice on the Supreme Court of Victoria

Dietrich Fausten, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Russell Smyth

(2007), Vol. 31, pp. 733-804, Melbourne University law review, Melbourne, Vic., C1-1

journal

Effects of intergroup contact on Chinese off-farm migrants' attitudes to urban locals

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, J Li, J Shen, Russell Smyth

(2007), pp. 1-1, AOM 2007 : Doing well by doing good : Proceedings of the 2007 Academy of Management 2007 Annual Meeting, Briarcliff Manor, N.Y., E1-1

conference

Firm compliance with social insurance obligations where there is a weak surveillance and enforcement mechanism: empirical evidence from Shanghai

Pushkar Maitra, Russell Smyth, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Chris Nyland, Cherrie J Zhu

(2007), Vol. 12, pp. 577-596, Pacific economic review, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Migration and the right to social security: perceptions of off-farm migrants' rights to social insurance in China's Jiangsu Province

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Chris Nyland, Russell Smyth, Minqiong Zhang

(2007), Vol. 15, pp. 29-43, China and world economy, London, Eng., C1-1

journal
2006

Effects of intergroup contact on attitudes of Chinese urban residents to migrant workers

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Chris Nyland, Russell Smyth, MINGQIONG ZHANG, Cherrie J Zhu

(2006), Vol. 43, pp. 475-490, Urban studies, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Determinants of school attendance among migrant children: survey evidence from China's Jiangsu province

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Berenice Nyland, Chris Nyland, Russell Smyth, MINGQIONG ZHANG

(2006), Vol. 11, pp. 461-476, Pacific economic review, Richmond, Vic, C1-1

journal
2005

Marketization and perceptions of social protection in China's cities

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Chris Nyland, Russell Smyth, Cherrie J Zhu

(2005), Vol. 33, pp. 1759-1781, World Development, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Which rural migrants receive social insurance in Chinese cities? Evidence from Jiangsu survey data

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Chris Nyland, Russell Smyth, MINGQIONG ZHANG, Cherrie J Zhu

(2005), Vol. 5, pp. 353-381, Global social policy, London, England, C1-1

journal

Perceptions of subjective economic well-being and support for market reform among China's urban population

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Chris Nyland, Russell Smyth, Cherrie J Zhu

(2005), Vol. 17, pp. 425-447, Post-communist economies, Abingdon, England, C1-1

journal

Urban social insurance and worker satisfaction in China: Implications for India

Mita Bhattacharya, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Chris Nyland, Russell Smyth, MINGQIONG ZHANG

(2005), Vol. 48, pp. 475-494, Indian journal of labour economics, New Delhi, India, C1-1

journal
2003

Psychometric data on the mathematics self-efficacy scale

Prof Ingrid Nielsen, A/Prof Kate Moore

(2003), Vol. 63, pp. 128-138, Educational and psychological measurement, Thousand Oaks, Calif., C1

journal

Grants

Australian Competitive Grants

Understanding the Factors which Underlie Successful Refugee Integration in the Australian Workplace

Prof Alexander Newman, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Prof Russell Smyth, A/Prof Giles Hirst, Dr Alexander Newman

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2015: $25,451
  • 2014: $20,049

Industry and Other Funding

Rural-Urban Migration, the Skill Gap and Wage Inequality in Urban China

Prof Ingrid Nielsen

  • 2015: $2,330

Rural-urban migration, labour participation rates and labour supply in urban China

Prof Ingrid Nielsen

  • 2016: $7,000

Other Funding Sources

Qualitative end user evaluation, D2D CRC Federated Police Project

Prof Rens Scheepers, A/Prof Chad Whelan, Prof Ingrid Nielsen, Prof Louis De Koker

  • 2016: $40,056

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report