Recent publications by our PhD researchers

Lindemann, K., Stoetzer, L.F. (2021): The effect of televised candidate debates on the support for political parties. Electoral Studies.

Mejía, L. (2020): Judicial review of regulatory decisions: Decoding the contents of appeals against agencies in Spain and the United Kingdom. Regulation & Governance.

Eicke, A., Khanna, T., Hirth, L. (2020): Locational investment signals in electricity markets: How to steer the location of new power generation capacity. The Energy Journal.

Brüggmann, D. (2020): Women’s employment, income and divorce in West Germany: a causal approachJournal for Labour Market Research.

Flonk, D., Jachtenfuchs, M., Obendiek, A.(2020): Authority Conflicts in Internet Governance: Liberals vs. Sovereigntists? Global Constitutionalism.

Upcoming defences

26 November 2020, 5:00-7:00 pm | Anke Obendiek | "Protecting privacy – Interface conflicts in Internet governance"

Doctoral committee: Prof. Dr. Markus Jachtenfuchs, Prof. Frédéric Mérand, PhD, Prof. Dr. Tine Hanrieder, Dr. Adina Maricut-Akbik


07 December 2020, 2:30-4:30 pm | Sandra Engelbrecht | “From pressure for change to actual change: How class actors’ responses to labour migration shape the trajectories of continuity and change in employment relations institutions”

Doctoral committee: Prof. Dr. Anke Hassel, Prof. Dr. Dorothee Bohle, Prof. Dr. Andrea Spehar, Dr. Didem Özkiziltan


10 December 2020, 10:00 am-12:00 pm | Luis Mejía | "Guarding the guardians of the regulatory state: Understanding the role of judicial accountability in the governance of regulatory agencies"

Doctoral committee: Prof. Dr. Kai Wegrich, Prof. Jacint Jordana, PhD, Prof. Joan Solanes Mullor, PhD, Dr. Marta Migliorati


06 January 2021, 3:00-5:00 pm | Jörg Haas | "Economic policy coordination and the European semester"

Doctoral committee: Prof. Mark Hallerberg, PhD, Prof. Dr. Amy Verdun, Prof. Dr. Markus Jachtenfuchs, Dr. Nils Redeker


18 January 2021, 02:00-04:00pm | Paul Berenberg-Gossler | "Financial Integration and Regulation: Essays in Macroeconomics"

Doctoral committee: Prof. Mark Hallerberg, PhD, Prof. Aurélien Eyquem, PhD, Prof. Farzad Saidi, PhD, Postdoctoral researcher (tbd)


22 January 2021, 11:00 am - 01:00 pm | Gabriel Tarriba | "The roots of ambition: Explaining the immigrant advantage in educational aspirations and choices in Western Europe"

Doctoral committtee: Prof. Dr. Michaela Kreyenfeld, Prof. Dr. Frank Kalter, Prof. Dr. Claudia Diehl, Prof. Dr. Johannes Giesecke, Postdoctoral researcher (tbd)


25 January 2021, 3:00-5:00 pm | Franziska Loschert | "Business as usual in times of Politicisation? Preferences of member states regarding EU labor migration policies"

Doctoral committee: Prof. Dr. Markus Jachtenfuchs, Prof. Dr. Natascha Zaun, Prof. Dr. Christine Reh, Dr. Adina Maricut-Akbik