Dr. Martin Ehlert

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Portrait Foto Dr. Martin Ehlert (Martin Ehlert, Foto: David Ausserhofer)
Martin Ehlert, Foto: David Ausserhofer

Contact

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+49 30 25491 180
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martin.ehlert [at] wzb.eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
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Head of Thematic Area des Promotionskollegs
Research Fellow of the Research Unit

Research fields

Education and Training | Gender and Family | Labor and Labor Market | Welfare State and Social Inequality

CV

12 2013 Dr. phil., Freie Universität Berlin, Department of Political and Social Sciences; Thesis "Economic Insecurity Due to Job Loss in the United States and Germany" since 10 2012 Research Fellow in the Research Unit Skill formation and Labor Markets

01 - 02 2011 Visiting Scholar, Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison

04 2009- 12 2012 Research Fellow in the Research Unit Inequality and Social Integration

2006 – 2009 M.A. Social Sciences, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

2002 – 2006 B.A. Social Sciences, Universität Osnabrück

Selected Publications

Wzbaktiv
Ehlert, Martin/Finger, Claudia/Rusconi, Alessandra/Solga, Heike (2017): "Applying to College. Do Information Deficits Lower the Likelihood of College-eligible Students from Less-Privileged Families to Pursue their College Intentions? - Evidence from a Field Experiment". In: Social Science Research, Vol. 67, S. 193-212.
Ehlert, Martin (2017): "Who Benefits from Training Courses in Germany? Monetary Returns to Non-formal Further Education on a Segmented Labour Market". In: European Sociological Review, Vol. 33, No. 3, S. 436-448.
Ehlert, Martin (2016): The Impact of Losing Your Job. Unemployment and Influences from Market, Family, and State on Economic Well-Being in the US and Germany. Series Changing Welfare States. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 264 S.
Ehlert, Martin (2015): "Couples' Strategies after Job Loss in West Germany and the United States. The Added Worker Effect and Linked Life Courses". In: Schmollers Jahrbuch - Zeitschrift für Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften, Vol. 135, No. 1, S. 55-65.
Ehlert, Martin (2014): "Die Familiensituation entscheidet. Im gemeinsamen Haushalt lassen sich Folgen des Jobverlusts eher mildern". In: WZB-Mitteilungen, H. 143, S. 27-29.
Ehlert,  Martin (2013): "Job Loss among Rich and Poor in the United States and Germany. Who Loses More Income?". In: Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, Vol. 32, S. 85-103.
Pollak, Reinhard/Allmendinger, Jutta/Ehlert, Martin/Gatermann, Dörthe/Heisig, Jan Paul/Kohl, Steffen/Radenacker, Anke/Schmeißer, Claudia/Trappmann, Mark/Beste, Jonas (2013): Soziale Mobilität, Ursachen für Auf- und Abstiege. Studie für den 4. Armuts- und Reichtumsbericht der Bundesregierung im Auftrag des Bundesministeriums für Arbeit und Soziales. Reihe Lebenslagen in Deutschland. Armuts- und Reichtumsberichterstattung der Bundesregierung - Forschungsprojekte. Berlin: Bundesministerium für Arbeit und Soziales, 313 S.
Ehlert,  Martin (2012): "Buffering Income Loss Due to Unemployment. Family and Welfare State Influences on Income after Job Loss in the United States and Western Germany". In: Social Science Research, Vol. 41, No. 4, S. 843–860.
Kohler, Ulrich/Ehlert, Martin/Grell, Britta/Heisig, Jan Paul/Radenacker, Anke/Wörz, Markus (2012): "Verarmungsrisiken nach kritischen Lebensereignissen in Deutschland und den USA". In: Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, Jg. 64, H. 2, S. 223-245.
Ehlert, Martin/Heisig, Jan Paul (2011): "Arm, ärmer, am ärmsten. Menschen mit niedrigem Einkommen steigen immer häufiger ab". In: WZB-Mitteilungen, H. 134, S. 7-9.
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Portrait Foto Dr. Martin Ehlert (Martin Ehlert, Foto: David Ausserhofer)
Martin Ehlert, Foto: David Ausserhofer

Contact

fax
+49 30 25491 180
mail
martin.ehlert [at] wzb.eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
room
D 218
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Das Buch von Martin Ehlert The Impact of Losing Your Job
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Book

Martin Ehlert (2016): The Impact of Losing Your Job. Unemployment and Influences from Market, Family, and State on Economic Well-Being in the US and Germany. Amsterdam: AUP