Journal articles

  • Marolla, F., Tagliabue, J., Maineri, A.M., Cassani, G. (forthcoming). Voting, fast and slow: Ballot order and likability effects in the Five Star Movement’s 2012 online primary election
  • Maineri, A. M., Achterberg, P., & Luijkx, R. (2022). Switch on the Big Brother! Investigating the educational gradients in acceptance of online and public areas surveillance among European citizens. European Societies. full-text here; supplementary materials & scripts here
  • Maineri, A., Achterberg, P., & Luijkx, R. (2021). The closing educational gap in e-privacy management in European perspective. Sociological Research Online. full-text here
  • Maineri AM, Van Mol C. An Experimental Study on the Impact of Contact Design on Web Survey Participation. Social Science Computer Review. April 2021. full-text here
  • Maineri, A., Lomazzi, V., & Luijkx, R. (2021). Studying the Context Effect of Family Norms on Gender Role Attitudes: an Experimental Design. Survey Research Methods, 15(1), 43-64. full-text here
  • Luijkx, R., Jonsdottir, G., Gummer, T., Ernst Staehli, M., Frederiksen, M., Ketola, K., Reeskens, T., Brislinger, E., Christmann, P., Gunnarsson, S., Bragi Hjaltason, A., Joye, D., Lomazzi, V., Maineri, A., Milbert, P., Ochsner, M., Pollien, A., Sapin, M., Solanes, I., … Wolf, C. (2021). The European Values Study 2017: On the way to the future using mixed-modes. European Sociological Review. full-text here
  • Maineri, A., Bison, I., & Luijkx, R. (2021). Slider Bars in Multi-Device Web Surveys. Social Science Computer Review, 39(4), 573–591. full-text here
  • Luijkx, R., & Maineri, A. (2019). Het Europese Waardenonderzoek 1981-2017: Geschiedenis, de internationale context en het Nederlandse veldonderzoek. Mens en Maatschappij, 94(4), 381-397. full-text here

PhD dissertation

  • Maineri, A. M. (2022). Do you want cookies? Trust dynamics and educational gaps in the datafied risk society. Open Press Tilburg University.full-text here

Book chapters

  • Brunori, C., Maineri, A., Borghesan, G., & Luijkx, R. (2020). I cambiamenti strutturali: l’Italia dagli anni Ottanta a oggi. In F. Biolcati Rinaldi, G. Rovati, & P. Segatti (Eds.), Come cambiano gli italiani: il mutamento di valori e atteggiamenti dagli anni Ottanta a oggi (pp. 35-60). Il Mulino.
  • Pasqualini, C., & Maineri, A. M. (2018). Profili di streeters, interpellati sui social network. In C. Pasqualini (Ed.), Vicini e connessi: Rapporto sulle Social Street a Milano (Vol. 61, pp. 268-283). Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli. see here


  • Maineri, A. M., Scherpenzeel, A., Bristle, J., Pflüger, S-M., Butt, S., Zins, S., Emery, T., & Luijkx, R. (2017). Evaluating the quality of sampling frames used in European cross-national surveys. SERISS. here
  • Scherpenzeel, A., Maineri, A., Bristle, J., Pflüger, S-M., Mindarova, I., Butt, S., Zins, S., Emery, T., & Luijkx, R. (2017). Report on the use of sampling frames in European studies. SERISS. here
  • Bristle, J., Emery, T., Luijkx, R., Maineri, A. M., Pflüger, S-M., & Zins, S. (2016). Report on auxiliary data in available country registers. SERISS. here

Blog posts

  • Maineri, A., Reeskens. T, (2019, February 4th) In Zuck We Trust? here

Awards and grants

  • 2019/2020: GESIS research grant GG-2019-022; it funded a 4-weeks research stay at the GESIS institute in Mannheim (Germany) in February-March 2020
  • 2018/2019: ECSR internship grant; it funded a 2-weeks research stay at the GESIS institute in Cologne (Germany) in November 2018


  • Sperle, I., Nielsen, S., Bremer, V., Gassowski, M., Brummer-Korvenkontio, H., Bruni, R., . . . Zimmermann, R. (2021). Developing and Piloting a Standardized European Protocol for Hepatitis C Prevalence Surveys in the General Population (2016–2019). Frontiers in Public Health, 9, 621. full-text here