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Visiting Researchers at the MPIfG


Dr. Chiara Benassi

Home institution: School of Management and Business, King's College London, United Kingdom
Research topic: Managing human capital in different institutional contexts: A comparison of the German, Italian and UK automotive industry
At the MPIfG: April 3, 2017–April 28, 2017

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Lea Elsässer

Home institution: Institut für Sozialwissenschaften, Osnabrück University, Germany
Research topic: Who Gets Represented? Political Responsiveness in the Context of Growing Inequality
At the MPIfG: October 1, 2014–September 30, 2017


Dr. Kai Koddenbrock

Home institution: Institute for Political Science, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Research topic: Money in a capitalist global society
At the MPIfG: January 4, 2016–January 31, 2017

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Professor Costas Lapavitsas

Home institution: Department of Economics, SOAS University of London, United Kingdom
Research topic: The future of the EMU (Economic and Monetary Union of the European Union)
At the MPIfG: April 21, 2017–April 28, 2017


Professor Kathleen Thelen

Home institution: Department of Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, USA
Research topic: Work and welfare in the "gig" economy.  
Professor Kathleen Thelen is Ford Professor of Political Science at MIT and an External Scientific Member of the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies.
At the MPIfG: January 16, 2017–January 27, 2017

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Dr. Craig Zabala

Home institution: Concorde Group, New York, USA
Research topic: Developments in the Global Shadow Banking Sector: New Developments in the United States, Europe and Germany
At the MPIfG: July 11, 2016–June 30, 2017


The MPIfG considers international cooperation to be the most promising organizational form of comparative research. Many visiting researchers make valuable contributions to its research program.
The MPIfG is part of a worldwide network of research institutions and researchers working in the social sciences. It cooperates closely with several research institutes abroad.

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