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23.03.2021 Sozialpolitik (MEA) EN

10 years of research excellence as a European Infrastructure

In March 2021, SHARE-ERIC is celebrating its 10th Anniversary as the first European Research Infrastructure Consortium ever. SHARE-ERIC is the legal entity behind SHARE, the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe, which is centrally...

09.02.2021 Sozialpolitik (MEA) EN

Target missed: Supplemental pension benefits (“Grundrente”) create new injustices

A recent study by the Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA) concludes that the introduction of a public pension supplement in Germany in January 2021 creates new injustices: almost 24% of those pensioners who are not eligible for the new...

17.12.2020 Sozialpolitik (MEA) EN

Release of the SHARE COVID-19 data available now for researchers

Between June and August 2020, SHARE’s panel respondents in 27 countries were interviewed via Computer Assisted Telephone Interviews (CATI) to collect data targeted to the COVID-19 living situation of people who are 50 years and older. The release...

10.12.2020 The Institute

The Case for a Facts-based Migration Policy

Five years after the "long summer of migration" of 2015, the research initiative "The Challenges of Migration, Integration and Exclusion" (WiMi) has submitted its research report "Wir haben das geschafft – und uns verändert" ["We managed - and...

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