Recent Publications


Axel Börsch-Supan, Tabea Bucher-Koenen und Johannes Rausch:
MEA Discussion Paper:
Szenarien für eine nachhaltige Finanzierung der Gesetzlichen Rentenversicherung




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Philipp Kircher:
Der Schutz personenbezogener Gesundheitsdaten im Gesundheitswesen
Schriften zum Sozialrecht Band 37
Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2016.



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Annemarie Aumann, Melanie Hack:
Wahlarbeitszeit und Arbeitszeitflexibilisierung. Modelle einer selbstbestimmten Erwerbsbiografie in Deutschland und Norwegen.

In: Zeitschrift für europäisches Arbeits- und Sozialrecht (ZESAR) ,7/2016

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Tania Abbiate:
La partecipazione popolare ai processi costituenti. L’esperienza tunisina
Editoriale Scientifica: Napoli, 2016.




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Melanie Hack:
Taking Age Equality Seriously: The Example of Mandatory Retirement
A Comparative Legal Analysis between Norway and Germany in Light of Council Directive 2000/78/EC

Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2016.
will be published 30 June 2016


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Kangnikoé Bado:
Der Gerichtshof der Westafrikanischen Wirtschaftsgemeinschaft (ECOWAS) als Verfassungsgericht
Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2016.
will be published September 2016


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Marko Urban:
Die Qualitätssicherung in der häuslichen Pflege in Deutschland und Österreich: Teilhabe am Erwerbsleben
Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2016.



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Axel Börsch-Supan, Tabea Bucher-Koenen, Michela Coppola, Bettina Lamla: Savings in times of demographic change: Lessons from the German experience
In: Journal of Economic Surveys, 29 (4),
pp. 807-829
West Sussex: John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2015.

Online Version



ZIAS – Issue 1, Volume 30, 2016, pages 1-232
In memoriam Dr. Bernd Schulte

Makoto Arai: Gesetz über die Soziale Wohlfahrt und Rechtsschutz für Nutzer von sozialen Wohlfahrtsdiensten
Heinz Barta: Solon - Schöpfer der politischen und rechtlichen Grundwerte Europas: Freiheit, Gleichheit, politische Teilhabe
Eberhard Eichenhofer: Bernd Schulte - ein Entdecker des Europäischen Sozialrechts
Fidel Ferreras Alonso: La incorporación de las orientaciones de la Unión Europea en materia de Seguridad Social al ordenamiento jurídico espanol
Ulrike Haerendel: Bürgerrechte - Soziale Rechte - Gleichberechtigung: Frauenpolitik zwischen Altem Reich und Weimarer Republik
Eva Maria Hohnerlein: Soziale Rechte für Drittstaatsangehörige: Zugang zu Sozialleistungen aus unions- und menschenrechtlicher Perspektive...

All Essays of Issue 1



Axel Börsch-Supan, Thorsten Kneip, Howard Litwin, Michal Myck, Guglielmo Weber (eds.): Ageing in Europe - Supporting Policies for an Inclusive Society
Berlin: De Gruyter, 2015.



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News

FAZ Economists Ranking: Improvement for the Institute

The latest ranking of Germany’s top economists by the FAZ honors the scientific and practical research conducted by the Department of Social Policy (MEA). According to the FAZ, the researchers’ work under guidance of Prof. Axel Börsch-Supan, Director at the MPI for Social Law and Social Policy, now ranks on place 20 with regard to its relevance for science, media and politics.

The Fallacies in the Pension Debate

Axel-Börsch-Supan, Director at the Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, and Friedrich Breyer, Professor for economic and social policy at the University of Constance, have discovered that in the current pension debate even experts commit grave fallacies in reasoning. In a guest contribution for the Süddeutsche Zeitung the scientists correct five of the most common mistakes made in the pension debate.

SZ Guest Article (German only)
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„Deutscher Studienpreis“ for Anastasia Poulou

The Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy congratulates its researcher Anastasia Poulou for winning an award at the “Deutscher Studienpreis 2016” competition. Poulou, a lawyer, was awarded second place by the Körber-Stiftung for her dissertation titled "Der Schutz sozialer Grundrechte in Zeiten der Krise. Zur Rekonzeptualisierung der sozialen Dimension Europas".

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Research on ageing societies will be improved

Tackling the common challenges of ageing societies will be substantially improved by extending the coverage of the SHARE survey to all EU member states.“We succeeded in integrating the last remaining uncovered EU countries in the survey. This is a great novelty that allows us to investigate ageing societies in all of the European Union”, Axel Börsch-Supan, Scientific Coordinator of the survey said.

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Is the EU losing its battle against unemployment?

Free movement for workers is one of the biggest achievements of the European integration, Prof. Ulrich Becker explains in the radio program „Dossier Politik“ on Bayern 2. However, this does not mean that the social and economic order within the EU’s member states should be questioned. In order to ensure a better protection of all EU citizens in the case of unemployment, Becker proposes an introduction of a European unemployment insurance.

Podcast (German)

Lecture on Social Rights and Free Movement in the EU
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Annual report of the MPG

The latest annual report of the Max Planck Society is now available for download. It includes an article by Prof. Ulrich Becker that discusses the difficulties regarding refugee protection in Europe.

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New Project on social protection laws of migrants

The Department for Social Law at the Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy has started working on a new project on migration. In cooperation with the University of California, Davis, the scientists will be conducting research on the regulations with which ... more

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Events


14 November 2016
In cooperation with the Max Planck Institute for
Comparative and International Private Law:
Symposium of the Forum for International Sports Law
Venue: Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Mittelweg 187, 20148 Hamburg

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