Social Closure and Wage Inequality in Germany

  • Contact:

    Dr. Andreas Haupt

  • Project Group:

    Prof. Dr. Gerd Nollmann
    Dr. Andreas Haupt
    Nils Witte, PhD

  • Funding:

    Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

Access to jobs in Germany is structured through varying degrees of formal and informal rules. The project examines the influence this access regulation had on the current wage structure in Germany and the development of wage inequality since the early 1990s.