Project Area
Sociology of Markets


 

Introduction to "Sociology of Markets"
Jens Beckert
 

Fundamentals

How Are Markets Possible?
Jens Beckert
 

The Future in Economic Action

Fictionality and Capitalist Dynamics
Jens Beckert
 
Economic Forecasting and Uncertainty in the Economy
Olivier Pilmis
 

The Emergence of Markets

"Winner-Take-All" Markets in the Creative Industries
Mark Lutter
 
Market Formation and Social Movements
Simone Schiller-Merkens
 
Economic Competition in Renewable Energy Transitions
Timur Ergen
 
Moral Foundations of Housing Markets
Sebastian Kohl
 

Creation of Value in Markets

The Politics of Quality
Betsy Carter
 
The Role of Intermediaries in Market Valuation
Sidonie Naulin
 

Illegal Markets

The Structure of Illegal Markets
Jens Beckert and Renate Mayntz
 
Illegal Markets under Crisis Conditions
Matías Dewey
 
Financial Crime
Jens Beckert and Arjan Reurink
 

Wealth and Social Inequality

What Explains Rising Wealth Inequalities?
Philipp Korom
 
Forbes 400: The Super Rich in the United States
Jens Beckert and Vani Sütcü
 

Poverty and the Financial Crisis

Impact of the Financial Crisis on Child Poverty
Adel Daoud
 



 

Project Area
Institutional Change in Contemporary Capitalism


 

Introduction to "Institutional Change in Contemporary Capitalism"
Wolfgang Streeck
 

Theory of Capitalism

The Fiscal Crisis of the State in Contemporary Capitalism
Wolfgang Streeck
 
The Political Economy of the Funeral Market
Dominic Akyel
 
The Political Economy of Private Indebtedness
Ismail Emre Bayram
 
Capitalist Development and the Market for Corporate Control
Helen Callaghan
 
Public Debt and Public Policy
Philip Mehrtens
 
Taxation and Welfare-Finance Nexus in East Asia
Dokyun Kim
 

Industrial Relations and Welfare States

Social Conditions and Consequences of Flexible Labor Markets
Wolfgang Streeck
 
Does Business Need Social Policy?
Thomas Paster
 
Business Support for Social Partnership
Thomas Paster
 
Fertility Behavior in Regional Social Contexts
Barbara Fulda
 

Democratic Theory

Democracy in an Age of Liberalization
Armin Schäfer
 



 

Project Area
Research Group on the Political Economy of European Integration


 

Introduction to "Political Economy of European Integration"
Martin Höpner
 
The Dynamics of "Integration through Law"
Martin Höpner
 
Wage Setting in the Eurozone
Martin Höpner
 
Preference Formation among European Trade Unions
Martin Seeliger (Doctoral project)
 
The Political Economy of Exchange Rate Adjustments
Alexander Spielau (Doctoral project)
 
Economic and Social Integration in Europe
Martin Höpner and Armin Schäfer
 



 

Project Area
Research Group on Institution Building across Borders


 

Introduction to "Institution Building across Borders"
Sigrid Quack
 
Trajectories of Transnational Governance
Sigrid Quack
 
Global-Local Interaction in Cross-Border Governance
Sigrid Quack and Olga Malets, Technische Universität München
 
Elites on Trial
Sigrid Quack with Glenn Morgan, Cardiff Business School, and Paul Hirsch, Northwestern University
 
Land Disputes in South America
Ana Carolina Alfinito Vieira (Doctoral project)
 
Environmental Programs in Catholic Orders
Jiska Gojowczyk (Doctoral project)
 
Patent Systems
Markus Lang (Doctoral project)
 
International Financial Reporting Standards in Africa
Solomon Zori (Doctoral project)
 



 

Project Area
Research Group on the Transnational Diffusion of Innovation


 


 

Project Area
Research Group on the Economization of the Social and the History of Complexity


 

Introduction to "The Economization of the Social"
Ariane Leendertz
 



 

Project Area
Governance of Global Structures


 

Globalization and Governance
Renate Mayntz
 
Normative Foundations and Limits of Political Legitimacy
Fritz W. Scharpf
 



 

Project Area
Theories and Methods


 

Social Science and the Practice of Politics
Wolfgang Streeck
 
Technical Advice for Projects at the Institute
Lothar Krempel
 
Interest Formation in Virtual Groups
Lothar Krempel
 



 

Project Area
IMPRS-SPCE Doctoral Program: Dissertation Projects


 

Uncertainties and Their Effects on Fertility Behavior
Annina Aßmann
 
Illegal Markets in Post-Conflict Societies
Nina Engwicht
 
Institutional Colonial Legacy in Colombia
Irina España
 
The Microfoundation of Financialization
Felipe González
 
Political Economy of Budget Surpluses
Lukas Haffert
 
The Illegal Market in Rhinoceros Horn
Annette Hübschle
 
Lobbying of Financial Reforms
Lisa Kastner
 
Developmental Regimes in Latin America and Eastern Europe
Aldo Madariaga
 
Household Debt in the Age of Permanent Austerity
Daniel Mertens
 
The Political Economy of Sociotechnical Change
Filippo Reale
 
Status and Exploration in the German Book Market
Isabella Reichert
 
The Working Day of Taxi Drivers in Warsaw
Marcin Serafin
 
Integrating Spheres and Uncertainties in International Adoption
Christian Tribowski
 
The Lives of Large Families on Welfare
Sara Weckemann
 
Statist Skill Formation
Annika Wederhake
 
New Political Parties as Innovators
Gregor Zons
 



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