Ongoing Dissertation Projects at University of Oxford

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Ongoing Dissertation Projects at University of Mannheim
(Supervisor: Bernhard Ebbinghaus)

Name Title
Ariaans, Mareike Professionalisierung und Deprofessionalisierung in der Altenpflege: Deutschland und die Niederlande im Vergleich
Bender, Benedikt Organisierte Interessen und Flexibilisierung des Arbeitsmarkts. Deutschland und Großbritannien im Vergleich

Defended Dissertations at University of Mannheim
(Supervisor: Bernhard Ebbinghaus)

Name Title Year of Defense
 (*publication based / collected papers dissertation)
Buß (Buss), Christopher The Dynamics of Policy Preferences: Public Attitudes towards Labour Market Policies in Europe*    2017
Hubl, Vanessa Household nonemployment, social risks and inequality in Europe (Cotutelle with Université du Luxembourg)*    2016
Heß (Hess), Moritz Preferred and Expected Retirement Ages in Germany and Europe*    2016
Klitzke, Julia Beveridge and Bismarck Remodelled: The Positions of British and German Organised Interests on Pension Reform    2016
Neugschwender, Jörg Pension Systems and Income Inequality among the Elderly in Europe*    2016
Adascalitei, Dragos Between State and Market: The Changing Role of Institutions and Political Actors in East European Pension Reforms*    2016
König, Stefanie Labour Market Flexibility between Risk and Opportunity for Gender Equality: Analyses of Self-employment, Part-time Work, and Job Autonomy*    2016
Domonkos, Stefan Limiting Redistributive Capacity: Welfare State Reforms in Central and Eastern Europe*    2015
Reibling, Nadine How Healthcare Systems Matter: An International Comparative Analysis of Access to Healthcare and its Implications*    2014
Biegert, Thomas Patterns of Non-Employment: How Labour Market Institutions Shape Social Inequality in Employment Performance in Europe*    2014
Naumann, Elias The Dynamics of Welfare Attitudes in Times of Welfare State Retrenchment*    2014
Gronwald, Mareike Reforming Old Age Security in Europe. A Comparative Analysis of Institutional Change in France, Germany and Sweden    2013
Mischke, Monika Public Attitudes toward Family Policy in Europe    2012
Koos, Sebastian Consumer and Corporate Responsibility across Europe*    2012
Pfeifer, Michaela Welfare State Institutions and Public Attitudes in Western Democracies*    2012
Ortiz, Michael Varieties of Innovation Systems in Europe: Knowledge-Transfer in International Comparison    2012
Wiß, Tobias Die Rolle der Sozialpartner im System der Alterssicherung in Deutschland    2010
Defended Dissertations

(Reviewer:  Bernhard Ebbinghaus)

Name Title University, Year of Defense
Rossetti, Silvia Institutional affinities and extending working life:
The effectiveness of activation policies in The Netherlands, Germany, and Italy
European University Institute, Florence, 2015
Makszin, Kristin Reforming East Central European Welfare States: Governments, Technocrats, and the Patterns of Quiet Retrenchment Central European University, Budapest, 2013
Lartigot-Hervier, Louise La peau de chagrin? Affaiblissement syndical dans les assurances social en France et en Allemagne. Comparaison des assurances maladie et chomage Ecole Doctorale de Sciences Po, Paris, 2012
Künzel, Sebastian Reforming Minimum Income Schemes in Bismarckian Welfare Systems Universität Oldenburg, 2012
Radl, Jonas Retirement Timing and Social Stratification: A Comparative Study of Labour Market Exit and Age Norms in Western Europe European University Institute, Florence, 2010
Bogedan, Claudia Zwischen Parlament und Interessenverbänden. Der dänische Wohlfahrtsstaat im Wandel 1973-2006 Universität Mannheim, 2009
Dinc, Cüneyd Sozialstaat als Produkt einer Staatselite. Die Türkei im südeuropäischen Vergleich Universität Mannheim, 2008
Jungblut, Jean-Marie Continuous Further Education and Training in Europe Universität Mannheim, 2008
Landmann, Juliane Eine Analyse der Auswirkungen der Einführung von reguliertem Wettbewerb auf den Bundesausschuss der Ärzte und Krankenkassen Universität Mannheim, 2006
Ballendowitsch, Jens Poblemlage und Lösungsmöglichkeiten der Alterssicherungs- systeme des öffentlichen Dienstes der Niederlande und der Schweiz Universität Mannheim, 2005