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An archive of the journal Zeitschrift für ausländisches und internationales Arbeits- und Sozialrecht (ZIAS), a publication series of the Institute, has been established on our homepage. The issues of the years 2014-2019 are available for download (PDF).


In various projects, scientists investigate legal, political and economic issues.

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23.11.2021 Sozialrecht EN

Proposals for the Integration of Modern Diagnostic Methods into the Statutory Health Insurance

The current Corona pandemic shows how important it is to provide the population with modern diagnostic methods and tests. Beyond their importance in combating the pandemic, however, they play a major role in the health care system in general. Almost...

21.10.2021 Sozialrecht EN

Refugee Law: Hyperactive legislator fragments protection system

In order to deal with the so-called "refugee crisis", the German legislator has enacted over 35 amending laws since 2014. This legislative hyperactivity did not only have negative consequences for the functioning of the protection system as a whole,...

06.10.2021 Sozialpolitik (MEA) EN

Vaccination willingness in Europe: Who are the unvaccinated?

MEA researchers analyzed the willingness to get vaccinated against the background of demographic, socio-economic and health factors of people in Europe and Israel.

A new MEA study reveals which factors influence the willingness for vaccination across...

23.09.2021 Sozialpolitik (MEA) EN

Demographic change as a major economic challenge in France and the UK

MEA director Axel Börsch-Supan was invited by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) to present the long term structural economic challenges on demographic change. He presented the recommendations of the French “Commission of Experts for Major Future...

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Pension Maps

Visualising the Institutional Structure of Old Age Security

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Media Coverage

Press / 28.11.2021 Social Policy
Der Tagesspiegel Prof. Dr. h.c. Axel Börsch-Supan, Ph. D. Pension
Radio / 25.11.2021 Social Policy
HR2 DER TAG Dr. Michael Bergmann Health
Radio / 23.09.2021 Institute
BR/ARD alpha Prof. Dr. Ulrich Becker, LL.M. (EHI) Legal sciences, Gesundheitspolitik
Social Media / 22.08.2021 Institute
YouTube Prof. Dr. Ulrich Becker, LL.M. (EHI) Pension