Imperial College London


Faculty of Natural SciencesCentre for Environmental Policy

Research Associate







Weeks BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





McIlwaine, C and Evans, Y (2019) ‘A transnational spectrum of urban Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG): perspectives from Brazilian women in London’, IDPR, published online January 2019, DOI: 10.3828/idpr.2018.31.

Evans, Y (2018) Book Review: Migration, Ethics and Power: Spaces of Hospitality, Ethics and Power (Bulley, D, 2017, London: Sage), Hospitality and Society, 8(2): 195 -199, DOI: 10.1386/hosp.8.2.195_5.

McIlwaine, C and Evans, Y (2018) ‘We Can’t Fight in the Dark: Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) among Brazilians in London, London: QMUL/King’s College London/ CASA/ESRC/LAWRS/PPP/QMUL/Redes/UFRJ/UT.

Evans, Y (2018) Book review: Urban transformations: centres, peripheries, and systems (ed O’Donoghue. DP, Ashgate, 2014), Urban Research & Practice, published online: 18 Jan 2016, DOI:10.1080/17535069.2016.1138681.

Evans, Y (2013) Book review: Cents and Sustainability: securing out common future by decoupling economic growth from environmental pressures (Smith, M, Hargroves C K, and Desha, C, Earthscan, Oxford 2010), Journal of Environmental Assessment Policy and Management, 2013, 15: 3, 3 pages.

Evans, Y (2013) Book review: Negotiating Climate Change: Radical Democracy and the Illusion of Consensus’ (Machin, A, Zed Books, London 2013), Journal of Environmental Assessment Policy and Management, 2013, 15: 4,3 pages.

Evans, Y, Tonhati, T, Dias, G, Brightwell, M, Sheringham, O, Souza, A, and Souza, C (2011) Brazilians in London: a report, Canadian Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Studies, 36:71, 235–248.

Datta, K, McIlwaine, C, Evans, Y, Herbert, J, May, J, and Wills, J (2010) A migrant ethic of care?Negotiating care and caring among migrant workers in London's low pay economy, Feminist Review 94: 93–116.

Wills, J, May, J, Datta, K, Evans, Y, Herbert, J,and McIlwaine, C (2009) London’s Migrant Division of Labour, European Urban and Regional Studies, 3: 257–271.

Evans, Y, Wills, J, Datta, K, Herbert, J, McIlwaine, C, and May, J (2007) Subcontracting by stealth’ in London’s hotels: impacts and implications for labour organising, Just Labour: a Canadian journal of work and society, 10: 85-97, published online:

Evans, Y (2006) Book review: On the margins of exclusion: changing labour markets and social exclusion in London (Smith, D, Policy Press 2005), London Journal, 2006, 31:1, 119-121.

Evans, Y and Smith, A (2006) Surviving at the margins? De-industrialisation, the creative industries, and upgrading in London’s garment sector, Environment and Planning A, 28:12, 2253-2269.

Evans, Y (2006) Book review: Parks in Transition: biodiversity, rural development and the bottom line (ed Child, B, Earthscan 2004), Progress in Development Studies, 2006, 6:3, 251-274.

Evans, Y (2005) Book review: Latin America Transformed: globalization and modernity (eds Gwynne, R and Kay, C, Edward Arnold 2004), Progress in Development Studies, 2005, 5:4, 343-353.

Evans, Y (2004) Book review: Power, Community and the State: the political anthropology of organisation in Mexico (Nuijten, M, Pluto 2003), Progress in Development Studies, 2004, 4: 4, 355-370.