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Maximilian Held

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • PhD Fellow
  • Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS)
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Research interests

Game TheoryGoverning Dynamics of InequalityEducationInternational Political EconomyReformWelfare StateTaxation

About

Maximilian Held is a PhD fellow at the Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences, an inter-university institute of the Universität Bremen and Jacobs University. He researches and advocates progressive tax reform. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Integrated Social Sciences from Jacobs University Bremen and has studied Demography and Social Sciences (graduate) at the University of California, Irvine. He also studied Public Policy at the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin. Max is a Fulbright fellow, a scholar of the German National Academic Foundation and the Hertie Foundation. For the 2008/2009 academic year, he was also a fellow at the Berlin Studies Centre, a European excellence program. After completing his PhD, Max wants to work in politics, policy advisory or research. Aside from his passion for policy and politics, Max is a (failed) IT-entrepreneur, sporadic violinist and (karaoke) singer, newly-excited blogger, Science Slammer and fervent disciple of Deutsche SchülerAkademie, a summer school program for gifted high school students.

Co-authors (5)

Publications (5)

  • The Baby, The Bathwater and The Bathtub - First Best Solutions to Financial Crisis

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  • You Can't Stand on One Leg - Negative Integration Paralyzes Social Market Economy in Eastern Enlargement

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  • Comparing media systems and media content: Online newspapers in ten Eastern and Western European countries

    • Wessler H
    • Skorek M
    • Kleinen-von Königslöw K
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  • Structural Unemployment and Working Poverty are Not Inevitable - Let's Share the Burden of Economic Transformation

    • Held M
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  • The Progressive Consumption Tax - Is it the Perfect Tax

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Professional experience

PhD Fellow

Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS)

September 2010 - Present

Instructor

Deutsche SchülerAkademie

August 2009 - Present

Fellow

Berlin Studies Centre

September 2008 - August 2009(a year)

Teaching Assistant

University of California Irvine

September 2007 - June 2008(9 months)

Founding Partner

Collaboran Systems GbR

March 2007 - September 2007(6 months)

Visiting Consultant

Corporate Value Associates / Dacapo Unternehmensberatung GmbH

July 2006 - August 2006(a month)

Education

PhD

Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS)

September 2010 - Present

Master of Public Policy

The Hertie School of Governance

September 2008 - May 2010(2 years)

non-degree, graduate

University of California, Irvine

September 2007 - June 2008(9 months)

Bachelor of Arts in Integrated Social Sciences

Jacobs University Bremen

September 2004 - June 2007(3 years)

Jacobs University Bremen