Stefano Becucci

University of Florence Expert on Italian and foreign organized crime, smuggling and trafficking in human beings, exploitation of prostitution, bonded labor.

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Stefano Becucci is Associate professor of sociology at the Department of Political and Social Sciences, University of Florence, where he teaches General Sociology and Sociology of Migration. His research interests are on forms of inclusion and exclusion of migrants in the new society, smuggling and trafficking of human beings and organized crime in Italy and other European countries. Among his last publications: Nigerian criminal groups in Italy: organizational structure, drug trafficking and sexual exploitation, Quaderni di Sociologia, 88, 2022; The Smuggling of Migrants from Libyan Shores to Italy: Changes After the End of the Gaddafi Dictatorship, Quaderni di Sociologia, 84, 2021; How to Present a Social threat as a Scapegoat, in L. Leonardi, G, Scalise (eds), Social Challenges for Europe, Il Mulino, 2019.

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Nigerian organized crime

02 December 2021, 05:30 AM
Jude Roys Oboh Dany Franck A. Tiwa Tiwa Stefano Becucci Augustine B. Aboh

Cocaine hoppers: Nigerian international cocaine trafficking

13 October 2022, 10:00 PM
Damián Zaitch Victor Akpan Jude Roys Oboh Stefano Becucci

Organized crime around the globe

14 October 2022, 01:00 PM
Sara Kulic Patricio Estévez-Soto Maarten Bolhuis James Windle Stefano Becucci

Crimes of Mobility

18 October 2023, 04:00 PM
Bret Windhauser Dina Siegel Stefano Becucci Arbenita Rrmoku Toine Spapens