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The new research report provides a comprehensive overview of the research activities of the Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy from 2018 to 2020 and can be downloaded >> here.

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

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07.06.2021 Sozialrecht EN

COVID-19 Pandemic: Crisis Measures Highlight Vulnerability of Europe's Labour Market

In order to mitigate the economic hardships of the COVID-19 pandemic, governments all over Europe have introduced extensive labour market and social policy measures. In response, the question has been raised in public and scholarly debate in how far...

01.06.2021 Sozialpolitik (MEA) EN

Romuald Méango, Ph.D. appointed Associate Professor at the University of Oxford

The Munich Center for the Economics of Aging is pleased to announce that Romuald Méango, Ph.D. has been appointed Associate Professor at the University of Oxford (UK).

10.05.2021 Sozialpolitik (MEA) EN

Identifying groups with an increasing risk for depression and loneliness during the pandemic

A new study based on data from the SHARE Corona Survey examines the medium-term consequences of COVID-19 on mental well-being by shedding light on feelings of sadness, depression and loneliness after the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.

22.04.2021 Sozialrecht EN

Understanding and Comparing Pension Systems at a Glance

Which pension system is the best? Even though there is no simple answer to this question, the Pension Maps of the Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy for the first time offer an easy-to-understand, visualised overview of pension...

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Latest Publications

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Maria José Mendoza Jiménez, M.Sc., Tessa-Virginia Hannemann, Dr. Dipl.-Soz. Josefine Atzendorf, B.Sc. Psych. Behavioral Risk Factors and Adherence to Preventive Measures: Evidence From the Early Stages of the COVID-19 Pandemic
In: frontiers in Public Health, 2021.
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Dr. Anika Seemann, LL.M. (Cantab), Prof. Dr. Ulrich Becker, LL.M. (EHI), Dr. Linxin He, Dr. Eva Maria Hohnerlein, Nikola Wilman Protecting livelihoods in the COVID-19 crisis: A comparative analysis of European labour market and social policies
In: Global Social Policy, 2021.
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Prof. Dr. h.c. Axel Börsch-Supan, Ph. D., Dr. Christian Hunkler, Prof. Dr. Matthias Weiss Big Data at Work: Age and Labor Productivity in the Service Sector
In: The Journal of the Economics of Ageing, 2021.
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Dr. Simone M. Schneider, Teodora Petrova, Prof. Dr. Ulrich Becker, LL.M. (EHI) Pension Maps: Visualising the Institutional Structure of Old Age Security in Europe
2021.
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Prof. Dr. Ulrich Becker, LL.M. (EHI), Olga Chesalina, LL.M. Social Law 4.0: New Approaches for Ensuring and Financing Social Security in the Digital Age
Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2021.
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Visualising the Institutional Structure of Old Age Security

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Media Coverage

Press / 17.06.2021 Social Policy
Bayerische Staatszeitung Prof. Dr. h.c. Axel Börsch-Supan, Ph. D. Pension
Press / 16.06.2021 Social Policy
DIE ZEIT Prof. Dr. h.c. Axel Börsch-Supan, Ph. D.
Press / 17.05.2021 Institute
Süddeutsche Zeitung Dr. Constantin Hruschka Migration
Press Release / 28.04.2021 Institute
idw – Informationsdienst Wissenschaft Prof. Dr. Ulrich Becker, LL.M. (EHI) Pension