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Sigurt Vitols, Ph.D.

Portrait Sigurt Vitols, Ph.D. (photo: david ausserhofer)
Research Fields
  • Corporate Governance and Company Organization
  • Sustainable Development
  • Worker Participation
  • Financial Institutions and Investment Funds
Contact
fon: +49 30 25491 103
fax: +49 30 25491 360
mail: sigurt [dot] vitols [at] wzb [dot] eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
Head of Thematic Area of the Doctoral Program
Research Fellow of the Research Unit
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since July 2014
Senior Fellow in the Research Unit "Inequality and Social Policy"

2011 - 2014
Head of the Project Group “Modes of Economic Governance” at the Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB)

2010 - 2011
Visiting Senior Researcher at the European Trade Union Institute (ETUI)

2009
Wertheim Fellow in Residence at the Harvard Labor and Worklife Program

2007 - 2011
Senior Fellow in the Research Unit “Internationalization and Organization” at the Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB)
 
2001 - 2007
Senior Fellow in the Research Group Institutions, States, and Markets at the Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB)

1990 - 2001
Doctoral Candidate (and since 1997 Research Fellow) in the Research Unit “Economic Change and Employment” at the Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB)

1997
Ph.D. in Sociology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison  

1989
M.A. in Sociology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
 


Selected Publications
  • 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.
  • 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. (auch erschienen in Düsseldorf bei der Hans-Böckler-Stiftung)
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Cremers, Jan/Stollt, Michael/Vitols, Sigurt (Eds.) (2013): A Decade of Experience with the European Company. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute, 313 S.
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