Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation, the majority of the stays by visiting researchers planned for 2020 have been postponed.


Visiting Researchers at the MPIfG


Tanja Andic

Home institution: University of Minnesota, College of Liberal Arts
Research topic: EU Accession and Energy Competition: The Future of the Western Balkans in the “Laboratory of Conditionality”
At the MPIfG: February 1, 2021–January 31, 2022

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Dr. Fulya Apaydin

Home institution: Institut Barcelona Estudis Internacionals (IBEI), Barcelona
Research topic: Financial Liberalization and Authoritarian Survival in the Muslim World
At the MPIfG: May 3, 2021–May 31, 2021

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Dr. Lea Elsässer

Home institution: University of Duisburg-Essen
Research topic: Causes of Unequal Political Responsiveness
At the MPIfG: September 1, 2019–September 30, 2020

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Dr. Rodolfo Gomez

Home institution: Universidad Central de Chile, Santiago de Chile

At the MPIfG: July 1, 2021–September 30, 2021


Dr. Felipe González Lopez

Home institution: Universidad Central de Chile, Santiago de Chile
Research topic: Economy and the Public in Chile
At the MPIfG: July 1, 2021–September 30, 2021

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Dr. Alison Johnston

Home institution: College of Liberal Arts, Oregon State University, Corvallis

At the MPIfG: April 1, 2021–April 30, 2021

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Prof. Dr. Kai Koddenbrock

Home institution: University of Witten/Herdecke, Department of Economics, Chair of International Political Studies I
Research topic: The Political Economy of Monetary and Financial Dependency: West African Policy Space Compared
At the MPIfG: January 16, 2020–September 30, 2020


Florencia Labiano

Home institution: Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Argentina
Research topic: Valuations, Temporalities and Regulation in the Private Rental Housing Market
At the MPIfG: October 5, 2020–January 29, 2021


Mattia Lupi

Home institution: Max Planck Sciences Po Center on Coping with Instability in Market Societies (MaxPo), Paris
Research topic: The Separation of the Italian Central Bank and the Italian Treasury: A Historical Perspective
At the MPIfG: May 1, 2021–July 31, 2021

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Prof. Dr. Philip Manow

Home institution: SOCIUM, Research Center on Inequality and Social Policy, University of Bremen

At the MPIfG: August 5, 2020–September 30, 2020


Dr. Christoph Rausch

Home institution: University College Maastricht, Humanities and Social Sciences Section
Research topic: Better than Gold: Art in Storage Spaces
At the MPIfG: October 1, 2020–November 30, 2020

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Dr. Martin Seeliger

Home institution: University of Hamburg, Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Research topic: (Inter)national Solidarity: Building International Order in the Globalization Process
At the MPIfG: July 13, 2020–September 30, 2020

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Prof. Dr. Karen Shire

Home institution: Institute of Sociology, University of Duisburg-Essen

At the MPIfG: November 1, 2021–May 30, 2022

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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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