Team

Prof. Dr. Gert G. Wagner

Prof. Dr. Gert G. Wagner
Role
Executive Board Member
Department
Executive Board
Key activities
  • Research Management
  • Policy Advice
  • Resarch on Social Risk Management
  • Research on Survey Methodology
  • Teaching of Economics

    Publications at DIW Berlin

    Aufsätze referiert extern - sonstige (10 / 2017)

    Kritische Voraussetzungen für ein digitales Gesundheitswesen in Deutschland

    Felix G. Rebitschek, Gerd Gigerenzer, Gert G. Wagner
    SOEPpapers (2017)

    Reluctant to Reform? A Note on Risk-Loving Politicians and Bureaucrats

    Tobias Thomas, Moritz Heß, Gert G. Wagner
    DIW Wochenbericht (41 / 2017)

    Bessere Pflege kostet mehr Geld: Kommentar

    Gert G. Wagner
    Beiträge in Tages- und Wochenzeitungen (06.10.2017 / 2017)

    Verbesserung der Pflege hat für Wähler hohe Priorität

    Gert G. Wagner

    Lectures at DIW Berlin

  • Vortrag Experten-Round Table zur Versicherungsdichte bei Elementarschäden in Deutschland
    Berlin, 24.10.2017

    Fachgespräch
    Gert G. Wagner

  • Vortrag Verkehrsökonomik und -politik : Konferenz, TU Berlin
    Berlin, 29.06.2017 - 30.06.2017

    Möglichkeiten und Grenzen einer wissenschaftlichen und forschungsbasierten Politikberatung und deren Kommunikation
    Gert G. Wagner

  • Vortrag Gute Medizin braucht Freiheit und Finanzierung : Kongress Freier Ärzte 2017
    Berlin, 17.06.2017

    Warum nicht Privatversicherung für alle? Das Modell der Schweizer Krankenversicherung als Alternative zur GKV mit rationierter Medizin in Deutschland
    Gert G. Wagner

  • Vortrag Forschungsseminar Datenjournalismus : Journalistisches Seminar der Universität Mainz
    Mainz, 26.04.2017

    Datensatz Lebenszufriedenheit - Struktur und Möglichkeiten
    Gert G. Wagner

  • Vortrag Privatisierung in Deutschland und die Integration von wissenschaftlichen Organisationen nach der Wiedervereinigung : Workshop der Hanns-Seidel-Stiftung
    Berlin, 20.04.2017

    Integration der Wissenschaft oder Privatisierung in Ostdeutschland nach der Wiedervereinigung
    Gert G. Wagner

  • Research Projects

    Aktuelles Projekt

    Going for gold? The intangible effects of the Olympic Games in London, Paris and Berlin

    Themen: Demographie und Bevölkerung, Methodenforschung
    Aktuelles Projekt

    EDaWaX (European Data Watch Extended)

    Themen: Methodenforschung

    CV - Short Version

    Gert G. Wagner is Professor of Economics at the Berlin University of Technology (TUB), member of the Executive Board of DIW Berlin, Max Planck Fellow at the MPI for Human Development (Berlin) and  member of the "National Academy of Science and Engineering (acatech)".

    Wagner is chairman of  The Social Advisory Council (Sozialbeirat) and he serves on the German Advisory Council for Consumer Affairs, the German Council for Social and Economic Data and on the Advisory Board to Statistics Germany.

    Wagner was a member of the German Science Council (Wissenschaftsrat), an elected reviewer of German National Science Foundation (DFG), a member  of the Methodolgy and Infrastructure Committees (MIC) of ESRC/UK.  the Advisory Board to the British Household Panel study (BHPS) and the Swiss Household Panel (SHP), and of the user selection panel of the European Large Scale Facility European Centre for Analysis in the Social Sciences (ECASS), University of Essex. He was the first treasurer of the Society for the Study of Economic Inequality (ECINEQ).

    Wagner was chairman of the Census Commission  and he served as an expert 2003-04 on the German Council of Experts on Immigration and Integration,  on the Federal Commission for the Sustainability of Financing the Welfare State,  on the Advisory Board to the Federal Ministry of Consumer Protection, and  he was a member of the Study Commissions "Growth, Waelth and Well-Being"  and "Demographic Change" of the German Parliament (Enquete Kommissionen "Wachstum, Wohlstand. Lebensqualitaet" und "Demographischer Wandel" des Deutschen Bundestags)

    In September 2007, Gert G. Wagner was  awarded the "Knight's Cross" of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany.

    From 1989-2011 Wagner was director of the German Socio-Economic Panel Study (SOEP) and from 1997-2002 he was Full Professor of Economics at Viadrina European University of Frankfurt (Oder) and 1992-97 he was Full Professor of Public Administration at Ruhr-University Bochum. In the academic years 2008  to 2010 Wagner taught as a fellow at the Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social studies in the University of Erfurt.

    Wagner was visiting professor at Cornell University, Syracuse University and American University, Washington, D.C., and a visiting scholar at numerous research institutes in Germany and the US. Since 2016 he is again a research fellow of IZA Bonn.

    Among others, Wagner received grants under the European Framework Programs, from the German-American Academic Council, the National Institute on Aging (USA), G.I.F., Anlo-German Foundation (AFG), TESS (USA), and the German National Science Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft).

    Wagner published in international journals such as Ageing & Society, Behavior Genetics, Behavior Research Methods, British Medical Journal, Developmental Psychology, Emotion, European Journal of Public Health, European Economic Review,  Environmental Policy and Governance,  Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance,  International Journal of Epidemiology, International Migration Review, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Journal of the European Economic Association, Journals of Gerontolgy, Journal of Official Statistics,  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Journal of Public Economics, LIBER Quarterly, LIBREAS, Nature Genetics, PLoS one, Population and Development Review, PNAS, Psychology and Aging, Psychlogical Science, Science, Scientific Reports and Survey Research Methods.