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 Researchers at the MPI for the Study of Societies

Professor Jenny Andersson

Professor Jenny Andersson
Director at the Max Planck Sciences Po Center on Coping with Instability in Market Societies (MaxPo), Paris; CNRS Research Professor, Centre d'études européennes (CEE), Sciences Po, Paris
Phone: +33 1 45 49 83 82
Fax: +33 1 58 71 72 17

More info on MaxPo site

Research Interests

political economy of social democracy; political history of neoliberalism; transnational history; histories of prediction in a global space

Selected Publications

Futures of Mankind: The Emergence of the Global Future (with S. Duhautois). In: The Politics of Globality since 1945: Assembling the Planet. (Eds.) R.v. Munster, C. Sylvest. London: Routledge, 106-125. more  
The Struggle for the Long-Term in Transnational Science and Politics: Forging the Future (ed. with E. Rindzeviciute). New York: Routledge, 2015 >>more  
The Library and the Workshop: Social Democracy and Capitalism in the Knowledge Age. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2010 >>more  
Between Growth and Security: Swedish Social Democracy from a Strong Society to a Third Way. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2007 >>more  
Governing the Future: Science, policy and public participation in the construction of the long term in the Netherlands and Sweden (with A.-G. Keizer). History and Technology: An International Journal 30, 1-2, 104-122 (2014) >>more  
The Great Future Debate and the Struggle for the World. American Historical Review 117, 5, 1411-1430 (2012) >>more
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2015-present Co-director of Max Planck Sciences Po Center on Coping with Instability in Market Societies (MaxPo), Paris
2015-present Research Associate of the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, Cologne
2015-present CNRS Research Fellow (Section 40: Power, Markets and Organization), Centre d’études européennes (UMR 8239), Paris
2010 Habilitation in political science and history, Sciences Po, Paris
2009 CNRS Research Professor (Section 40: Power, Markets and Organization), Centre d’études européens (UMR 8239), Paris
2007 Docent, Department of Economic History, Uppsala University
2006 Visiting Researcher, Center for European Studies, Harvard University
2005-2009 Assistant Professorship, Institute for Future Studies, Stockholm; awarded by the national Swedish Research Council, Vetenskapsrådet
2004-2005 Postdoctoral Fellow, European University Institute, Florence
2003 PhD, Department of Economic History, Uppsala University


Professional Activities (Selected)

Lead author of one of the concluding chapters (coordinated by Eric Olin Wright and Nancy Folbre) of the International Panel on Social Progress

Awards and Honors (Selected)

2012: ERC (European Research Council) Starting Grant for the Futurepol project  
2015: CNRS Bronze Medal

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