Lucie MACKOVÁ, M.A., Ph.D.



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  • Migration in Today’s World (WMW)
  • Foresight (WFOR)


2014 – 2019

Palacký University, Faculty of Science, Olomouc, Czech Republic

PhD study programme: International Development Studies

2012 – 2013
Central European University (CEU), Budapest, Hungary

MA International Relations and European Studies

Thesis – Tale of Two Organizations: UNHCR and UNRWA in Lebanon

2008 – 2012

University of St Andrews, St Andrews, United Kingdom

MA International Relations and Social Anthropology (First Class)

Dissertation – Refugee Warriors: The Case Study of Goma


You can also visit my Researchgate profile.

Gáspár, J., Gubová, K., Hideg, E., Jagaciak, M., Mackova, L. et al. (2023). Trends shaping sustainable post-pandemic development of the V4 region in turbulent times until 2030. Foresight (online first).

Macková, L., Ira, V. (2023). Armenian return migration in the discourse of local elite. Folia geographica 65(1).

Frličková, B., Macková, L., Przetaková, N. (2023). Migration trajectories and aspirations among highly skilled migrants in Czechia. Geografický časopis/Czech Geographical Journal 75(1).

Macková, L., Filipec, O. (2022). Covid-19 and return migration to the Czech Republic. Český lid/Czech Ethnological Journal 109(1).

Macková, L. (2022). Transnationalism and the Permanence of Return in Armenian Return Migration. Sociologický časopis 58(1).

Medová, N., Macková, L., & Harmacek, J. (2021). The Impact of COVID-19 on Hospitality Industry in Greece and Its Treasured Santorini Island. Sustainability, 13(14).

Hlaváčková, H. N., & Macková, L. (2020). Attracting Skilled Migration to the Czech Republic–Lagging Behind?. Slovak Journal of Political Sciences, 20(1).

Šerá Komlossyová, E., Schlossarek, M., Macková, L., & Medová, N. (2020). One step ahead? The use of foresight by Czech and Slovak non-governmental organizations. European Journal of Futures Research, 8.

Pánek, J., Ivan, I., & Macková, L. (2019). Comparing residents’ fear of crime with recorded crime data—Case study of Ostrava, Czech Republic. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 8(9).

Macková, L., & Harmáček, J. (2019). The Motivations and Reality of Return Migration to Armenia. Central Eastern European Migration Review, 8(2).

Macková, L., Harmáček, J., & Opršal, Z. (2019). Determinants of International Migration from Developing Countries to Czechia and Slovakia. Ekonomický časopis, 67(9).

Filipec, O., & Macková, L. (2019). Fortifying against the threat: Can walls stop irregular migration?, Slovak Journal of Political Sciences, 19(1).

Říkovský, J. & Macková, L (2017). Providing aid in complex refugee situations: A case study of Belgrade. Development, Environment and Foresight 3(1).

Research Interests

migration and development, return migration, skilled migration, migration and cities