University of Duisburg-Essen

Institute for Socio-Economics






Marx, P. (2015) The Political Behaviour of Temporary Workers. Palgrave Macmillan.


Eichhorst, W. & Marx, P. (eds.) (2015) Non-standard Employment in Post-industrial Labour Markets: An Occupational Perspective. Edward Elgar.


Emmenegger, P. , Kvist, J., Marx, P. & Petersen, K. (eds.) (2015) 25 Years of Three Worlds of Welfare Capitalism, Journal of European Social Policy.







Marx, P. (forthcoming) 'Anti-Elite Politics and Emotional Reactions to Socio-Economic Problems. Experimental Evidence on ‘Pocketbook Anger’ from France, Germany, and the United States', British Journal of Sociology.


Eichhorst, W. & Marx, P. (forthcoming) 'How Stable Is Labour Market Dualism? Reforms of Employment Protection in Nine European Countries', European Journal of Industrial Relations.


Marx, P. & Picot, G. (2020) 'Three Approaches to Labour Market Vulnerability and Political Preferences', Political Science Research and Methods, 8(2), 356-361.


Marx, P. (2019) 'Should We Study Political Behaviour as Rituals? Towards a General Micro Theory of Politics in Everyday Life', Rationality and Society, 31(3), 313–336.


Emmenegger, P. & Marx, P. (2019) 'The Politics of Inequality as Organised Spectacle: Why the Swiss Do Not Want to Tax the Rich', New Political Economy, 24(1), 103-124.


Marx, P. & Nguyen, C. (2018) 'Anti-Elite Parties and Political Inequality: How Challenges to the Political Mainstream Reduce Income Gaps in Internal Efficacy', European Journal of Political Research, 57(4), 919-940.


Marx, P. & Nguyen, C. (2018) 'Political Participation in European Welfare States: Does Social Investment Matter?', Journal of European Public Policy, 25(6), 912-943.


Marx, P. & Naumann, E. (2018) 'Do Radical Right-Wing Parties Foster Welfare Chauvinistic Attitudes? A Longitudinal Study of the 2015 ‘Refugee Crisis’ in Germany', Electoral Studies, 52(1), 111-116.


Marx, P. & Schumacher, G. (2018) 'Do Poor Citizens Vote for Redistribution, Against Immigration, or Against the Establishment? A Conjoint Experiment in Denmark', Scandinavian Political Studies, 41(3), 263-282.


Emmenegger, P., Marx, P. & Schraff, D. (2017) 'Off to a Bad Start: Unemployment and Political Interest during Early Adulthood', Journal of Politics, 79(1), 315–328.


Marx, P. & Starke, P. (2017) 'Dualization as Destiny? The Political Economy of the German Minimum Wage Reform', Politics & Society, 45(4), 559-584.


Gallego, A. & Marx, P. (2017) 'Multi-Dimensional Preferences for Labor Market Reforms: A Conjoint Experiment', Journal of European Public Policy, 24(7), 1027-1047.


Dräger, V. & Marx, P. (2017) 'Do Firms Demand Temporary Workers When They Face Workload Fluctuation? Cross-country Firm-level Evidence', Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 70(4), 942-975.


Eichhorst, W., Marx, P. & Wehner, C. (2017) 'Labor Market Reforms in Europe. Towards More Flexicure Labor Markets?', Journal for Labour Market Research, 51(3).


Emmenegger, P., Marx, P. & Schraff, D. (2017) 'Gescheiterte Berufseinstiege und politische Sozialisation. Eine Längsschnittstudie zur Wirkung früher Arbeitslosigkeit auf politisches Interesse', Zeitschrift für Soziologie, 46(3), 201-218.


Marx, P. & Nguyen, C. (2016) 'Are the Unemployed Less Politically Involved? A Comparative Study of Internal Political Efficacy', European Sociological Review, 32(5), 634-648.


Marx, P. (2016) 'The Insider-Outsider Divide and Economic Voting. Testing a New Theory with German Electoral Data', Socio-Economic Review, 14(1), 97-118.


Marx, P. & Schumacher, G. (2016) 'The Effect of Economic Change and Elite Framing on Support for Welfare State Retrenchment: A Survey Experiment', Journal of European Social Policy, 26(1), 20-31.


Emmenegger, P., Marx, P. & Schraff, D. (2015) 'Labour Market Disadvantage, Political Orientations and Voting: How Adverse Labour Market Experiences Translate into Electoral Behaviour', Socio-Economic Review, 13(2), 189-213.


Emmenegger, P., Kvist, J., Marx, P. & Petersen, K. (2015) 'Three Worlds of Welfare Capitalism: The Making of a Classic', Journal of European Social Policy,

25(1), 3-13.


Guillaud, E. & Marx, P. (2014) 'Preferences for Employment Protection and the Insider-Outsider Divide: Evidence from France', West European Politics, 37(5), 1177-1185.


Marx, P. (2014) 'Labour Market Risks and Political Preferences: The Case of Temporary Employment', European Journal of Political Research, 53(1), 136–159.


Marx, P. (2014) 'The Effect of Job Insecurity and Employability on Preferences for Redistribution in Western Europe', Journal of European Social Policy, 24(4), 351-366.


Davidsson, J.B. & Marx, P. (2013) 'Losing the Issue, Losing the Vote: Issue Competition and the Reform of Unemployment Insurance in Germany and Sweden', Political Studies, 61(3), 505-522.


Marx, P. & Schumacher, G. (2013) 'Will to Power? Intra-party Conflict in Social Democratic Parties and the Choice for Neoliberal Policies in Germany, the Netherlands and Spain (1980-2010)', European Political Science Review, 5(1), 151-173.


Marx, P. & Picot, G. (2013) 'The Party Preferences of Atypical Workers in Germany', Journal of European Social Policy, 23(2), 164-178.


Marx, P. (2012) 'Labour Market Dualisation in France. Assessing Different Explanatory Approaches', European Societies, 14(5), 704-726.


Emmenegger, P. & Marx, P. (2011) 'Business and the Development of Job Security Regulations: The Case of Germany', Socio-Economic Review, 9(4), 729-756.


Eichhorst, W. & Marx, P. (2011) 'Reforming German Labour Market Institutions: A Dual Path to Flexibility', Journal of European Social Policy, 21(1), 73-87.


Marx, P. & Picot, G. (2011) 'Die sozialpolitischen Präferenzen der Mittelschicht: Antriebskraft oder Bremse?', Sozialer Fortschritt, 60(12), 289-295.






Eichhorst, W. & Marx, P. (2019) 'Der Wandel der Arbeitswelt als Herausforderung für die Sozialpolitik', in: Obinger, H. & Schmidt, M. G. (eds.), Handbuch Sozialpolitik. Springer, 409-430.


Emmenegger, P. & Marx, P. (2019) 'Regulierung der Arbeitswelt: Der Kündigungsschutz', in: Obinger, H. & Schmidt, M. G. (eds.), Handbuch Sozialpolitik. Springer, 679-718.


Marx, P. (2019) 'Beschäftigungsunsicherheit, politisches Wissen und Wahlbeteiligung', in: Westle, B. & Tausendpfund, M. (eds.), Politisches Wissen. Relevanz, Messung und Befunde. Springer, 121-144.


Eichhorst, W., Marx, P. & Tobsch, V. (2015) 'Non-standard Employment across Occupations in Germany: The Role of Replaceability and Labour Market Flexibility', in: Eichhorst, W. & Marx, P. (eds.), Non-standard Employment in Post-industrial Labour Markets: An Occupational Perspective. Edward Elgar, 29-51.


Baptiste, F. & Marx, P. (2015) 'Occupational Employment Patterns in a Highly Regulated Labour Market: The Case of France', in: Eichhorst, W. & Marx, P. (eds.), Non-standard Employment in Post-industrial Labour Markets: An Occupational Perspective. Edward Elgar, 89-109.


Eichhorst, W. & Marx, P. (2015) 'Introduction', in: Eichhorst, W. & Marx, P. (eds.), Non-standard Employment in Post-industrial Labour Markets: An Occupational Perspective. Edward Elgar, 1-28.


Marx, P. & Picot, G. (2014) 'Labour Market Policies and Party Preferences of Fixed-term Workers', in: Kumlin, S. & Stadelmann-Steffen, I. (eds.), How Welfare States Shape the Democratic Public: Policy Feedback, Participation, Voting, and Attitudes. Edward Elgar, 113-131.


Eichhorst, W. & Marx, P. (2012) 'Whatever Works: Dualisation and the Service Economy in Bismarckian Welfare States', in: Emmenegger, P., Häusermann, S., Palier, B. & Seeleib-Kaiser, M. (eds.), The Age of Dualization: The Changing Face of Inequality in Deindustrializing Societies. Oxford University Press, 73-99.


Eichhorst, W., Konle-Seidl, R., Koslowski, A. & Marx, P. (2011) 'Quantity over Quality? A European Comparison of the Changing Nature of Transitions Between Non-Employment and Employment', in Clasen, J. & Clegg, D. (eds.), Regulating the Risk of Unemployment. National Adaptations to Post-Industrial Labour Markets in Europe. Oxford University Press, 281-296.







Marx, P. (2018) Book review: Arlie Russell Hochschild, Strangers in Their Own Land. Anger and Mourning on the American Right, Czech Sociological Review, 54(3), 471-473.


Marx, P. (2017) Book review: Colin Crouch, Governing Social Risks in Post-Crisis Europe, Czech Sociological Review, 53(3), 479-481.


Marx, P. (2014) 'Book review: Max Koch and Martin Fritz, Non-Standard Employment in Europe: Paradigms, Prevalence and Policy Responses, 

Journal of Social Policy, 43(4), 848-850.


Eichhorst, W., Feil, M. & Marx, P. (2010) 'Crisis, What Crisis? Patterns of Adaptation in European Labor Markets', Applied Economics Quarterly Supplement, 56(61), 29-64.




An overview of my IZA Research Reports and Discussion Papers can be found here.