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Prof. Dr. Philip Oliver Manow

Faculty 08
Social Studies/Geography/History Social Studies/Geography/History


Affiliations | Research Topics | Cooperations | Projects | Scientific Activities | Resources


High-Profile Areas
» Social Changes, Social Policy and the State

DFG Collaborative Projects
» SFB 597: Transformations of the State

Graduate program
» Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS)

Affiliation to a Central Research Unit
» SOCIUM - Research Center on Inequality and Social Policy

Additional inter-faculty institutions
» Center for Transnational Studies (ZenTra)

Affiliation to an institute
Code Indication deutsch Indication englisch Funcition Keywords deutsch Keywords englisch
IPW Bremen  Institut fĂĽr Politikwissenschaft  Political Science Department  Leader/Speaker     

Affialation to a work group
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SOCIUM-Abteilun  Politische Ă–konomie des Wohlfahrtsstaats  The Political Economy of the Welfare State  F08     

Research Topics
Humanities and social sciences
» Political Science


Researchers with cooperation
Institution City Category Country of origin
Prof. Dr. Stefanie Bailer Universität Basel University abroad Switzerland
Prof. Simon Hug Universität Genf University abroad Switzerland
Prof. Dr. Bruno Palier Sciences Po, Paris University abroad France
Prof. Dr. Kees van Kersbergen Universität Aarhus University abroad Denmark
Dr. Hanna Schwander Universität Zürich University abroad Switzerland
Dr. Sara Berens Universität Köln University Germany Germany


Projects (Hyperlink)
Link (extern):

Most significant projects
Code Indication deutsch Indication englisch Cooperation partners Funding sources/agencies Term
PCiC Parlamentarische Karrieren im Vergleich Parliamentary Careers in Comparison Prof. Bailer, Uni Basel, Prof. Hug, Uni Genf Schweizer Nationalfond/ DFG 2016 - 2019
FSoGP Formative Stages of German Politics Dr. Valentin Schröder, Uni-Bremen Thyssen Stiftung 2015 - 2018

Agencies that have funded your research during the past five years (public institutions and foundations)
» Other Foundations

Expertise zu:
deutsches Wahlsystem
vergleichende Wohlfahrtsstaatsforschung
europäische Integration

Expert in:
German electoral system
comparative welfare state research
European integration

Scientific Activities

Publications (Hyperlink)
Link (extern):

Most significant Publications
Mixed Rules, Mixed Strategies. Parties and Candidates in Germany’s Electoral System (Publisher)
Author(s)Philip Manow
InECPR Press, Essex
Is Proportional Representation more favourable to the left? Electoral rules and their impact on elections, parliaments and cabinet formation (Publisher)
Author(s)Holger Döring, Philip Manow
InBritish Journal of Political Science
´Politische Ursprungsphantasien – Der Leviathan und sein Erbe (Publisher)
Author(s)Philip Manow
InKonstanz University Press, MĂĽnchen
Electoral Rules, Class Coalitions and Welfare State Regimes – or how to explain Esping-Andersen with Stein Rokkan (Publisher)
Author(s)Philip Manow
InSocio-Economic Review
Religion, Class Coalitions and the Welfare State (Publisher)
Author(s)Kees van Kersbergen, Philip Manow
InNew York, Cambridge University Press
Edited Volume/Special Edition/Periodical


First Ph.D. supervisor
Title of the dissertation First name Last name Sex Year
Institutionen der Integration. Ratspräsidentschaft und Initiativmonopol in den Entscheidungsprozessen der Europäischen Union Valentin Schröder männlich 2013

Second habilitation reviewer
Title of the habilitation First name Last name Sex Year Status Bezeichnung Uni
Rhineland Revisited: Subsidiarity and the historical origins of coordination - comparing Germany with the Netherlands and France (800-1914) Carsten Nickel männlich 2106 other University Oxford University
Contesting Europe Alexandru Filip männlich 2016 Uni Bremen
Decision-Making at the Parliamentary and International Level: How parliamentarians and governments are influenced by resources, principals and institutions Stefanie Bailer weiblich 2014 other University Universität Basel
The Joint Impact of Party Politics and Institutional Constraints on Social Policy Reforms in Open Economies Evelyne HĂĽbscher weiblich 2010 other University European University Institute Florence


Conferences organized by you during the past five years

Titel Year Hyperlink
The politics of parliamentarization in Europe from the 19th to the 20th century 2016  
Party competition and party/voter-links in times of changing welfare states II 2015  
Party competition and party/voter-links in times of changing welfare states I 2014  
Christian Democratic Welfare States - Germany and Italy compared 2012  
Religion, social and education policies 2011  


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