“Regulating Transnational Labor:” Lecture series by MPIfG Scholar in Residence Karen Shire
Karen Shire has been the MPIfG Scholar in Residence since October 2021. During her stay, she is delivering a series of three lectures “Regulating Transnational Labor,” in which she discusses the possibilities and challenges for regulating cross-border labor mobility.

Bulfone, Ergen and Kalaitzake: No Strings Attached
In their Discussion Paper on corporate welfare, Fabio Bulfone, Timur Ergen and Manolis Kalaitzake provide analytical building blocks to conceptualize transfers to business, work out core challenges for empirical research, and present empirical illustrations.

Special Call for a One-Year Fellowship
The MPIfG is offering a one-year fellowship in economic sociology or political economy, intended for researchers who have been displaced by the war in Ukraine. Submit your application online by June 12, 2022.


Zwischen Globalismus und Demokratie: Politische Ökonomie im ausgehenden Neoliberalismus
Critical Encounters: Capitalism, Democracy, Ideas
Uncertain Futures: Imaginaries, Narratives, and Calculation in the Economy
Neoliberal Resilience: Lessons in Democracy and Development from Latin America and Eastern Europe
Social Protection, Capitalist Production: The Bismarckian Welfare State in the German Political Economy, 1880-2015
Making It at Any Cost: Aspirations and Politics in a Counterfeit Clothing Marketplace
The Architecture of Illegal Markets: Towards an Economic Sociology of Illegality in the Economy
Contestants, Profiteers, and the Political Dynamics of Marketization: How Shareholders Gained Control Rights in Britain, Germany, and France
China's Capitalism: A Paradoxical Route to Economic Prosperity
The Future of the World: Futurology, Futurists, and the Struggle for the Post Cold War Imagination
MPIfG Discussion Papers
MPIfG Discussion Papers present results from ongoing research and contribute to current scholarly and public debate. They are subject to internal peer review and published open access.
MPIfG Journal Articles
Articles by MPIfG researchers that have previously been published in peer-reviewed journals are published online in the MPIfG Journal Articles series.
Conceptual Limits of Performativity: Assessing the Feasibility of Market Design Blueprints. In: Socio-Economic Review, published online March 29, 2022.
Industrial Policy and Comparative Political Economy: A Literature Review and Research Agenda. In: Competition & Change, published online March 25, 2022.
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