Ben Jacoby, doctoral fellow at the University of Warwick, will be a visiting researcher at the MPIfG from June to October. He is working on a dissertation entitled "Moral values in markets: Attitudes toward the housing market in the UK and Germany."
Lucia Quaglia from the University of Sussex will be a visiting researcher at the MPIfG from August 2010 to May 2011. During her stay in Cologne she will be investigating international, European, and national aspects of the governance of financial services in the European Union.
Kathleen Thelen, Professor of Political Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, is a visiting researcher at the MPIfG in August. Together with Marius Busemeyer she is working on an internationally comparative book on the political economy of vocational training systems.
Dimitris Sotiropoulos of the University of the Aegean in Greece will be a visiting researcher at the MPIfG from July to September. His research examines the financialization of capitalism.