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 Researchers at the MPI for the Study of Societies

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Streeck


 
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Streeck
Director
 
Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies
Paulstr. 3 | 50676 Cologne | Germany
Phone: +49 221 2767-202
Fax: +49 221 2767-402

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Research Interests

political economy of modern capitalism; institutional change; labor markets and labor relations
 

Research Projects

Project area "Institutional Change in Contemporary Capitalism"
 

Selected Publications

Gekaufte Zeit: Die vertagte Krise des demokratischen Kapitalismus. Berlin: Suhrkamp, 2013. Italian edition: Tempo guadagnato: La crisi rinviata del capitalismo democratico. Mailand: Giangiacomo Feltrinelli, 2013  
Politics in the Age of Austerity (ed. with A. Schäfer). Cambridge: Polity Press, 2013  
Institutions in History: Bringing Capitalism Back In. In: The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Institutional Analysis. (Eds.) G. Morgan et al. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010, 659-686, and MPIfG Discussion Paper 09/8. Cologne: MPI for the Study of Societies, 2009  
Taking Capitalism Seriously: Towards an Institutional Approach to Contemporary Political Economy. Socio-Economic Review, 9, 1, 137-167 (2011), and MPIfG Discussion Paper 10/15, Cologne: Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, 2010  
Re-Forming Capitalism: Institutional Change in the German Political Economy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009  
Beyond Continuity: Institutional Change in Advanced Political Economies (ed. with K. Thelen). Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005
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Vita

since 1995 Director, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, Cologne
since 1999 Professor of Sociology, Faculty of Economics and Social Science, University of Cologne
1988-1995 Professor of Sociology and Industrial Relations, University of Wisconsin-Madison
1980-1988 Senior fellow, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB)
1986 Habilitation in sociology, University of Bielefeld
1980 Dr. phil., Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main
1976-1980 Research Fellow, International Institute of Management, Berlin
1974-1976 Wissenschaftlicher Assistent for sociology, University of Münster, Department of Economics and Social Sciences
1972-1974 Graduate student of sociology, Columbia University
1972 Diplom in sociology, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main

 

Professional Activities (Selected)

Chief Editor, Socio-Economic Review (2007-2012)
 

Awards and Honors (Selected)

Member, Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences  
Honorary Fellow, Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE)  
Member, Academia Europaea  
Doctor of Science honoris causa, University of Birmingham  
Commendatore della Republica Italiana
 

 
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