Dr Jens Stegmaier
Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) – Member of the Leibniz Association
Institute for Employment Research (IAB), Nuremberg
- evolutionary economics
Dr Jens Stegmaier is a researcher at the Institute for Employment Research (IAB) in 2006, where he was a scholarship holder of the IAB Graduate Programme from 2006 to 2010.
He gained an MA in sociology, political science and modern and recent history from the Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg and received his doctorate in economic and social sciences (Dr. rer. pol.) in 2010. His research focuses on the evolution and failure of firms (esp. bankruptcies) as well as the consequences for affected employees such as unemployment or earnings losses among others. Other fields of interest cover the German system of industrial relations (esp. works councils) and non-standard employment.