Tabea Bucher-Koenen Takes Over Professorship
Prof. Dr. Tabea Bucher-Koenen, former staff member at the Max-Planck-Institute for Social Law and Social Policy and until the beginning of this year head of the research unit “Old-Age Provision and So
Children of Single Parents: In the Poverty Trap
Almost half of all children of single parents in Germany experience poverty. This means that they and the parent with whom the roughly one million girls and boys affected live have to make do - for a
MEA Becomes ECSR Member
The Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA) at the Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy is now a member institution of the European Consortium for Sociological Research (ECSR).
SHARE Wave 7 Data Released
The SHARE Release 7.0.0 includes the first release of wave 7 data. Eight new countries joined SHARE in wave 7: Bulgaria, Cyprus, Finland, Lithuania, Latvia, Malta, Romania and Slovakia. The data colle
Ist die Wissenschaftsfreiheit in Gefahr?
Unter der Moderation von FAZ-Journalistin Heike Schmoll gingen Prof. Ulrich Becker, Direktor am Max-Planck-Institut für Sozialrecht und Sozialpolitik, Prof. Lorraine Daston, Direktorin am Max-Planck-I