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2016

Cremers, Jan/Vitols, Sigurt (2016): "Conclusion. An Analysis of Workers' Rights under EU Directive on Takeover Bids". In: Jan Cremers/Sigurt Vitols (Eds.): Takeovers with or without Worker Voice. Workers' Rights under the EU Takeover Bids Directive. ETUI Series Workers' Rights in Company Law. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, S. 243-248
Cremers, Jan/Vitols, Sigurt (2016): "Introduction". In: Jan Cremers/Sigurt Vitols (Eds.): Takeovers with or without Worker Voice. Workers' Rights under the EU Takeover Bids Directive. ETUI Series Workers' Rights in Company Law. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, S. 11-29

Cremers, Jan/Vitols, Sigurt (Eds.) (2016): Takeovers with or without Worker Voice. Workers' Rights under the EU Takeover Bids Directive. ETUI Series Workers Rights in Company Law. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, 251 S.

Scholz, Robert/Vitols, Sigurt (2016): Der Mitbestimmungsindex MB-ix. Wirkungen der Mitbestimmung für die Corporate Governance nachhaltiger Unternehmen. Mitbestimmungsförderung Report 22. Düsseldorf: Hans-Böckler-Stiftung.
2015

Brady, David/Biegert, Thomas/Vitols, Sigurt (2015): "Continuity and Change in the German Labour Market". In: Tony Dolphin (Ed.): Technology, Globalisation and the Future of Work in Europe. Essays on Employment in a Digitised Economy. London: Institute for Public Policy Research, S. 69-73
Kortas, Anne-Marie/Vitols, Sigurt (2015): "Worker Participation and the Sustainable Company". In: Roby Nathanson/Itamar Gazala (Eds.): Sustainable Company and Fair Relationships. European Experience for Implementation in Israel. Tel Aviv: The Macro Center for Political Economics, S. 12-30
Vitols, Sigurt (2015): "Conclusion. The Road ahead to the Sustainable Company". In: Sigurt Vitols (Ed.): Long-term Investment and the Sustainable Company. A Stakeholder Perspective. Series of the European Trade Union Institute, Vol. 3. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, S. 229-233
Vitols, Sigurt (2015): "Introduction. A Stakeholder Perspective on the Long-term Investment Debate". In: Sigurt Vitols (Ed.): Long-term Investment and the Sustainable Company. A Stakeholder Perspective. Series of the European Trade Union Institute, Vol. 3. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, S. 9-18
Vitols, Sigurt (2015): "Plaidoyer en faveur d'un modèle d'entreprise 'durable'". In: Guy Van Gyes/Stan De Spiegelaere/Marc Leemans/Marie-Hélène Ska (Eds.): L'entreprise de nous tous. Innover la participatoin des travailleurs en Belgique. Leuven: Acco, S. 85-102
Vitols, Sigurt (2015): "Pleidooi voor een 'duurzaam' ondernemingsmodel". In: Guy Van Gyes/Stan De Spiegelaere/Marc Leemans/Marie-Hélène Ska (Eds.): De onderneming is van ons allemaal. De Belgische werknemersinspraak innoveren. Leuven: Acco, S. 83-98

Vitols, Sigurt (Eds.) (2015): Long-term Investment and the Sustainable Company. A Stakeholder Perspective. Series of the European Trade Union Institute, Vol. 3. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, 237 S.
2014

Gospel, Howard/Pendleton, Andrew/Vitols, Sigurt (Eds.) (2014): Financialisation, New Investment Funds, and Labour. An International Comparison. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, XXII, 380 S.

Haves, Jakob/Vitols, Sigurt/Wilke, Peter (2014): "Financialization and Ownership Change. Challenges for the German Model of Labour Relations". In: Howard Gospel/Andrew Pendleton/Sigurt Vitols (Eds.): Financialisation, New Investment Funds, and Labour. An International Comparison. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, S. 148-175
Vitols, Sigurt (2014): "New Investment Funds and Labour Impacts. Implications for Theories of Corporate Financialization and Comparative Capitalism". In: Howard Gospel/Andrew Pendleton/Sigurt Vitols (Eds.): Financialisation, New Investment Funds, and Labour. An International Comparison. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, S. 313-348
2013

Cremers, Jan/Stollt, Michael/Vitols, Sigurt (2013): "Introduction. A Decade of Experience with the SE". In: Jan Cremers/Michael Stollt/Sigurt Vitols (Eds.): A Decade of Experience with the European Company. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, S. 9-21

Cremers, Jan/Stollt, Michael/Vitols, Sigurt (Eds.) (2013): A Decade of Experience with the European Company. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, 313 S.

Vitols, Sigurt (2013): "A Step but Not a Leap. The Commission's New Proposal for Non-financial and Diversity Reporting". In: Social Europe, 22.04.2013.

Vitols, Sigurt (2013): "European Corporate Governance. Is There an Alternative to Neo-liberalism?". In: Vivien Schmidt/Mark Thatcher (Eds.): Resilient Liberalisim in Europe's Political Economy. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, S. 257-285
2012

Vitols, Sigurt (2012): "Was ist mit den Heuschrecken passiert? Private Equity seit der Finanzkrise". In: WZB-Mitteilungen, H. 137, S. 25-28.
Vitols, Sigurt (2012): "A Stakeholder Approach to EU Corporate Governance. Waiting for Godot?". In: Social Europe, 20.12.2012.
Vitols, Sigurt (2012): "Time for a Makeover for EU Takeovers?". In: News Bulletin - worker-participation.eu.

Vitols, Sigurt/Heuschmid, Johannes (2012): "Introduction". In: Sigurt Vitols/Johannes Heuschmid (Eds.): European Company Law and the Sustainable Company. A Stakeholder Approach. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, S. 9-16

Vitols, Sigurt/Heuschmid, Johannes (Eds.) (2012): European Company Law and the Sustainable Company. A Stakeholder Approach. Series of the European Trade Union Institute, Vol. 2. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, 338 S.

Vitols,  Sigurt (2012): "Wirtschaft, Politik und Institutionen im Wandel. WZB-Forschung über Formen ökonomischer Governance". In: WZB-Mitteilungen, H. 136, S. 39-41.
2011

Gospel, Howard/Pendleton, Andrew/Vitols, Sigurt/Wilke, Peter (2011): "New Investment Funds, Restructuring, and Labor Outcomes. A European Perspective". In: Corporate Governance - An International Review, Vol. 19, No. 3, S. 276-289.

Vitols, Sigurt (2011): "What is the Sustainable Company?". In: Sigurt Vitols/Norbert Kluge (Eds.): The Sustainable Company. A New Approach to Corporate Governance. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, S. 15-38
Vitols, Sigurt/Kluge, Norbert (2011): "Introduction". In: Sigurt Vitols/Norbert Kluge (Eds.): The Sustainable Company. A New Approach to Corporate Governance. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, S. 7-14

Vitols, Sigurt/Kluge, Norbert (Eds.) (2011): The Sustainable Company. A New Approach to Corporate Governance. Series of the European Trade Union Institute, Vol. 1. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, 265 S.
2010

Vitols, Sigurt (2010): "The Sustainable Company. Part of the Solution to Our Triple Crisis?". In: Andrew Watt/Andreas Botsch (Eds.): After the Crisis. Towards a Sustainable Growth Model. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, S. 167-170

Vitols, Sigurt (2010): "From Shareholder Value to Sustainability". In: Ökologisches Wirtschaften, No. 1, S. 28-29.
2009

Kluge, Norbert/Vitols, Sigurt (2009): "The European Company. A Pilot for Integrating Shareholder Value into Stakeholder-Oriented European Societies?". In: Michael Gold/Andreas Nikolopoulos/Norbert Kluge (Eds.): The European Company Statute. A new Approach to Corporate Governance. Oxford u.a.: Peter Lang, S. 67-84

Sorge, Arndt/Vitols, Sigurt (2009): "Think Local, Act Global. Internationalisierung der Banken und Finanzmärkte - deutsche Banken können als Global Player noch dazulernen". In: Der Tagesspiegel, 17.02.2009, S. B3.
Vitols, Sigurt (2009): "Private Equity and Hedge Funds. Winners or Losers of the Financial Crisis". In: Anticipedia.

Vitols, Sigurt (2009): "Das nachhaltige Unternehmen. Ein neuer Ansatz zur Corporate Governance". In: Dietmar Hexel (Hg.): Never Change a Winning System. Erfolg durch Mitbestimmung. Marburg: Schüren Verlag, S. 179-187.
Vitols, Sigurt (2009): "Die Großbanken und die Internationalisierung des deutschen Finanzsystems". In: Arndt Sorge (Hg.): Internationalisierung. Gestaltungschancen statt Globalisierungsschicksal. Berlin: edition sigma, S. 135-153.

Vitols, Sigurt (2009): "Diffusing Innovations and Risks. Why the Financial Crisis Spread to Europe". In: WZB-Mitteilungen, No. 125, S. 16-19.

Vitols, Sigurt (2009): "Negotiated Shareholder Value. The German Variant of an Anglo-American Practice". In: Thomas Clarke/Jean-Francois Chanlat (Eds.): European Corporate Governance. Readings and Perspectives. London/New York, NY: Routledge, S. 303-317

Vitols, Sigurt (2009): The Growing Crisis in Private Equity. Binding Regulation and an Action Plan are Needed. ETUI Policy Brief 3/2009. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute (ETUI).
Vitols, Sigurt (2009): European Works Councils. An Assessment of their Social Welfare Impact. Working Paper 2009.04. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute.
2008

Rixen, Thomas/Vitols, Sigurt (2008): "Die Lücke im System. Thomas Rixen und Sigurt Vitols im Gespräch über die globale Finanzkrise". In: WZB-Mitteilungen, H. 122, S. 21-22.

Vitols, Sigurt (2008): "Private Equity. Financial Engineering or Solution to Market Failure". In: Eckhard Hein/Torsten Niechoj/Peter Spahn/Achim Truger (Eds.): Finance-Led Capitalism?. Macroeconomic Effects of Changes in the Financial Sector. The Research Network. Marburg: Metropolis-Verlag, S. 61-87

Vitols, Sigurt (2008): "The Evolving European System of Corporate Governance. Implications for Worker Participation". In: Transfer - European Review of Labour and Research, Vol. 14, No. 1, S. 27-43.

Vitols, Sigurt (2008): Beteiligung der Arbeitnehmervertreter in Aufsichtsratsausschüssen. Auswirkungen auf Unternehmensperformance und Vorstandsvergütung - Studie im Auftrag der Hans-Böckler-Stiftung. Arbeitspapier der Hans-Böckler-Stiftung 163. Düsseldorf: Hans-Böckler-Stiftung.
2007

Engelhardt, Lutz/Vitols, Sigurt (2007): "Eine neue Innovationspolitik für Deutschland. Lehren aus den Erfahrungen der 1990er Jahre". In: Jürgen Kocka (Hg.): Zukunftsfähigkeit Deutschlands. Sozialwissenschaftliche Essays. WZB-Jahrbuch 2006. Berlin: edition sigma, S. 251-266.
Vitols, Sigurt (2007): "Das 'neue' deutsche Corporate Governance-System. Ein zukunftsfähiges Modell?". In: Ulrich Jürgens/Dieter Sadowski/Gunnar Folke Schuppert/Manfred Weiss (Hg.): Perspektiven der Corporate Governance. Bestimmungsfaktoren unternehmerischer Entscheidungsprozesse und Mitwirkung der Arbeitnehmer. Schriften zur Governance-Forschung, Bd. 8. Baden-Baden: Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, S. 76-93.
2006

Berghahn, Volker/Vitols, Sigurt (Hg.) (2006): Gibt es einen deutschen Kapitalismus? Tradition und globale Perspektiven der sozialen Marktwirtschaft. Frankfurt a.M./New York, NY: Campus.
2005

Die eigene Stärke erkennen", Handelsblatt v. 6.12.2005-11, PDF

German Corporate Governance in Transition: Implications of Bank Exit from Monitoring and Control, in: International Journal of Disclosure and Governance 2 (4): 357 - 367, PDF

"National Institutions and High Tech Industries: A Varieties of Capitalism Perspective on the Failure of Germany's "Neuer Markt", WZB-Discussion Paper SP II 2005 -03, Berlin: WZB February 2005 (with Lutz Engelhardt), PDF

Changes in Germany's Bank-Based Financial System: Implications for Corporate Governance, in: Corporate Governance: An International Review 13(3): 386 - 396, PDF

"Globalization and the Transformation of the German Model" 398 - 407 in Geoffrey Underhill, (ed.) , Political Economy and the Changing Global Order. 3rd Edition. Oxford University Press, 2005, PDF

2004

"Frankfurt's Neuer Markt and the IPO Explosion: Is Germany on the Road to Silicon Valley?, in: T. Clarke, (ed.) , Corporate Governance: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management. Vol. III: European Corporate Governance. London and New York: Routledge. Reprinted article from Economy and Society, 246-258, PDF

Investitionshindernis als Drohkulisse", Die Mitbestimmung, 12/04-46-49, PDF

Continuity and Change: Making Sense of the German Model, Competition and Change 8 (4): 331-338, PDF

Negotiated Shareholder Value: The German Variant of an Anglo-American Practice, in: Competition and Change 8(4): 357-374, PDF

Editor, "Made in Germany: The Transformation of the German Model?, in: Special Issue of the Journal Competition and Change, Vol. 8, Nr. 4

Changes in Germany's Bank-Based Financial System: A Varieties of Capitalism Perspective", WZB Discussion Paper SP II 2004 – 03, Berlin: WZB, 2004, PDF

2003

Varieties of Capitalism and Pension Reform: Will the Riester Rente Transform the German Coordinated Market Economy?, in: Focus on Austria: Quarterly Bulletin of the Österreichische Nationalbank, 2003(2): 102-108, PDF

Varieties of Capitalism und Pensionsreform: Wird die Riester-Rente Deutschlands koordinierte Marktwirtschaft transformieren?", Berichte und Studien der Österreichische Nationalbank 2/2003-174-181, PDF

"From Banks to Markets: The Political Economy of Liberalization of the German and Japanese Financial Systems, in: Yamamura and Streeck, (eds.) , The End of Diversity? Prospects of Germans and Japanese Capitalism. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2003, PDF. (An earlier version of this article is available for downloading as a WZB discussion paper!)


Viele Wege nach Rom: Die Umstrukturierung der deutschen chemischen-pharmazeutischen Industrie, in: Wolfgang Streeck und Martin Höpner, (eds.) , Alle Macht dem Markt? Fallstudien zur Abwicklung der Deutschland AG, Frankfurt a.M.: Campus Verlag, 2003, PDF

"Verhandelter Shareholder Value: die deutsche Variante einer angloamerikanischen Praxis, in: Jürgen Beyer, (ed.) , Vom Zukunfts- zum Auslaufmodell? Die deutsche Wirtschaftsordnung im Wandel. Wiesbaden: Westdeutscher Verlag, 133-154, PDF

Negotiated Shareholder Value: The German Version of an Anglo-American Practice, in: WZB Discussion Paper SP II 2003 - 25, Berlin: WZB, 2003, PDF

Changes in German Finance: Introducing More "Market, in: Into A Bank-Based System", INTEC Working Paper No. 03-29, United Nations University: Maastricht, PDF

Management Cultures in Europe: European Works Councils and Human Resource Management in Multinational Enterprises. May 2003, Düsseldorf: Forum Mitbestimmung und Unternehmen, PDF

"The Beginning of a Beautiful Friendship? The Results of a Study on the Relationship Between Management and EWCs, in: Mitbestimmung International Edition (8/2003)-24-27, PDF

Konflikt oder Annäherung: Corporate Governance in Deutschland. WZB Mitteilungen Nr. 100, June 2003-41-44, PDF

2002

Shareholder Value, Management Culture and Production Regimes in the Transformation of the German Chemical-Pharmaceutical Industry, in: Competition and Change, 2002, 6(3): 309-325, PDF

Financial Systems and Industrial Finance, in: J. Rogers Hollingsworth, Karl Mueller, and Ellen Jane Hollingsworth, (eds.) , Advancing Socio-Economics in Institutional Analysis. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman and Littlefield, 307-330.

Risse in der Glitzerfassade, in: Mitbestimmung, November 11/2002-20-23, PDF

2001

"Frankfurt's Neuer Markt and the IPO Explosion: Is Germany on the Road to Silicon Valley?, in: Economy and Society, 2001, 30(4): 553-564, PDF

“The Origins of Bank-Based and Market-Based Financial Systems: Germany, Japan, and the United States, in: Wolfgang Streeck and Kozo Yamamura, (eds.) , The Origins of Nonliberal Capitalism: Germany and Japan. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 171-99, PDF

Varieties of Corporate Governance: Comparing Germany and the UK, in: Peter A. Hall and David Soskice, eds, Varieties of Capitalism: The Institutional Foundations of Comparative Advantage. Oxford: Oxford U. Press, 337-60, PDF

Pension Regimes and Financial Systems: Between Financial Commitment, Market Liquidity and Corporate Governance". zusammen mit Gregory Jackson, in: Bernhard Ebbinghaus and Philip Manow, (eds.) , The Varieties of Welfare Capitalism: Social Policy and Political Economy in Europe, Japan and the USA. London: Routledge, 171-89, PDF

Unternehmensführung und Arbeitsbeziehungen in deutschen Tochtergesellschaften großer ausländischen Unternehmen. März 2001, Düsseldorf: Forum Mitbestimmung und Unternehmen, PDF

Works Councils: Managers of Cross-Cultural Change, co-authored with Norbert Kluge, in: Mitbestimmung, International Edition, July 2001, 40-43, PDF

"Standort Deutschland: Der Markt entscheidet, in: Forum Mitbestimmung und Unternehmen Projektbrief Nr. 3/2001, 3.

2000

The Reconstruction of German Corporate Governance: Reassessing the Role of Capital Market Pressures", PDF

1999

Globalization: A Fundamental Challenge to the German Model?, in: Geoffrey Underhill, (ed.) , Political Economy and the Changing Global Order. 2nd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 373-381.

1998

"Are German Banks Different?, in: Small Business Economics, 1998, 10(2): 79-91, PDF

1997

The German Model in the 1990s: Problems and Prospects", Co-authored with Steven Casper, in: Industry and Innovation, 1997, 4 (1): 1-14.

"German Industrial Policy: An Overview, in: Industry and Innovation, 1997, 4(1): 15-36.

Financial Systems and Industrial Policy in Germany and Great Britain: The Limits of Convergence, in: D. Forsyth and T. Notermans, (eds.) , Regime Changes: Macroeconomic Policy and Financial Regulation in Europe from the 1930s to the 1990s. Providence, R.I.: Berghahn Books, 221-55.
(An earlier version of this article is available for downloading as WZB discussion paper)

Corporate Governance in Large British and German Companies: Comparative Institutional Advantage or Competing for Best Practice. zusammen mit Steven Casper, David Soskice and Stephen Woolcock, 1997, London: Anglo-German Foundation.

1995

Relazioni sindacali e ristrutturazione nell'industria siderurgica tedesca, in: Tiziano Treu, (ed.) , Le relazioni industriali nella siderurgia europea, Napoli: Edizioni Scientifiche Italiane, 1995.

"European Works Councils: Between Statutory Enactment and Voluntary Adoption, (zusammen mit Wolfgang Streeck), in: J. Rogers und W. Streeck, (eds.) Works Councils: Consultation, Representation and Cooperation, Chicago: Chicago University Press, 1995.

Deindustrialisierung und Strukturpolitik in den West Midlands: Neue Wege der Strukturpolitik?, in: H. Kilper und D. Rehfeld (eds.) , Konzern und Region zwischen Rückzug und neuer Integration: International vergleichende Studien über Montan- und Automobilregionen. Münster: Lit Verlag, 1994

German Banks and the Modernization of the Small Firm Sector: Long-Term Finance in Comparative Perspective. WZB Discussion Paper FS I 95-309.

Corporate Governance versus Economic Governance: Banks and Industrial Restructuring in the U.S. and Germany. WZB Discussion Paper FS I 95-310.

Inflation versus Central Bank Independence? Banking Regulation and Financial Stability in the U.S. and Germany. WZB Discussion Paper FS I 95-312.

2006

Managing Competencies within Entrepreneurial Technologies: A Comparative Institutional Analysis of Software Firms in Germany and the United Kingdom"205-235 in: Grimshaw, Damian and Marcela Miozzo, (eds.) Knowledge-Intensive Services and Changing Organizational Forms. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. (mit Steven Casper), PDF

"Corporate Governance: Negotiated shareholder value – a third way?, in: Mitbestimmung International Edition, 8/2006, p. 20 - 23, PDF

quoted in: "Beware, union on board? Why Germany's worker directors need to justify their jobs", Artikel in Financial Times Deutschland dd. 30.8.2006, PDF

quoted in: "Dritter Weg", Artikel in Handelsblatt No. 131 dd. 11.7.2006, 9, PDF

"Wissenschaftler rechnet mit neuen Eigentümerstrukturen in Unternehmen", Interview ddp_Nachrichtenagentur, 6.7.2006, PDF

quoted in: "IPO-Schwemme 2006 - Schnelles Geld", manager-magazin.de dd. 4.5.2006, PDF

quoted in: "SAP will keinen Betriebsrat", taz, dd. 4.3.2006, PDF