Simone M. Schneider | Max-Planck-Institut für Sozialrecht und Sozialpolitik - MPISOC
Social Law

Department of Foreign and International Social Law

Dr. Simone M. Schneider

Head of Research Group PERGAP

Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy
Marstallstr. 11, 80539 Muenchen
Tel.:+49 89 38602 445
Fax:+49 89 38602 490

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Publications have only been fully recorded in the database since 2003. Older publications that may have been published are included in the download PDF on this page.



Schneider, Simone M.:
Income Inequality and Life Satisfaction. An Investigation of its Cognitive Mechanisms in Germany, Berlin 2014.

Edited Book

Schneider, Simone M./Petrova, Teodora/Becker, Ulrich (eds.) :
Pension Maps: Visualising the Institutional Structure of Old Age Security in Europe 2021.

Book Chapter

Schneider, Simone M.; Roots, Ave; Rathmann, Katharina:
Health Outcomes and Health Inequalities, in: Immergut, Ellen M.; Anderson, Karen M.; Devitt, Camilla; Popic, Tamara (eds.), Health Politics in Europe: A Handbook, Oxford 2021, pp. 32-48.

Journal Article

Schneider, Simone M.:
Illusion der Gleichheit. Über die Perzeption sozialer Ungleichheit, in: Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte (APuZ), 72 (2022) 37-38, p. 17-22.
Popic, Tamara; Schneider, Simone M.; Asensio, Maria:
Public Opinion on Healthcare in the Context of Economic Crisis: Evidence from Portugal, in: Journal of Social Policy, 48 (2019) 7, p. 741–764.
Popic, Tamara; Schneider, Simone M.:
An East-West Comparison of Attitudes towards Healthcare Systems in Europe: Do Institutions Matter?, in: Journal of European Social Policy, 28 (2018) 5, p. 517–534.
Schneider, Simone M.; Devitt, Camilla:
Accessing Health Care in Times of Economic Growth and Economic Downturn: Evidence from Ireland, in: Journal of European Social Policy, 28 (2018) 4, p. 357–369.
Schneider, Simone M.; Devitt, Camilla:
How do the Foreign-born Rate Host Country Health Systems? Evidence from Ireland, in: The Economic and Social Review, 49 (2018) 1, p. 45–71.
Schneider, Simone M.; Popic, Tamara:
Cognitive Determinants of Healthcare Evaluations – A Comparison of Eastern and Western European Countries, in: Health Policy, 122 (2018) 3, p. 269–278.
Schneider, Simone M.:
Income Inequality and Subjective Wellbeing: Trends, Challenges, and Research Directions, in: Journal of Happiness Studies, 17 (2016) 4, p. 1719–1739.
Schneider, Simone M.; Castillo, Juan C.:
Poverty Attributions and the Perceived Legitimacy of Income Inequality: A Comparison of East and West Germany, in: Social Psychology Quarterly, 18 (2015) 3, p. 263–282.
Liebig, Stefan; May, Meike; Sauer, Carsten; Schneider, Simone M.; Valet, Peter:
How Much Inequality of Earnings Do People Perceive as Just? The Effect of Interviewer Presence and Monetary Incentives on Inequality Preferences, in: Methods, Data, Analyses, 9 (2015) 1, p. 57–86.
Schneider, Simone M.:
Income Inequality and its Consequences for Life Satisfaction: What Role do Social Cognitions Play?, in: Social Indicators Research, 106 (2012) 3, p. 419–438.
Lampert, Thomas; Schneider, Simone M.; Klose, Michael; Jacobi, Frank:
Schichtspezifische Unterschiede im Vorkommen psychischer Störungen, in: Public Health Forum, 13 (2005) 49, p. 7-8.


Becker, Ulrich; Schneider, Simone M.; Petrova, Teodora:
Introduction, in: Pension Maps, Visualising the Institutional Structure of Old Age Security in Europe, (2021), p. 11–14.
Schneider, Simone M.:
The Selection of Pay Referents: Potential Patterns and Impacts on Life Satisfaction, in: SOEPpapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research No. 333, (2010).