The Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods wanted to find out whether or not dismissals are comprehensible to employees, and what role this plays. Behavioral economist Matthias Sutter says: "If dismissals are perceived as unfair, the whole company suffers."

Interview with Matthias Sutter on ZDF online: "Fairness – the dormant economic factor"

The Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods wanted to find out whether or not dismissals are comprehensible to employees, and what role this plays. Behavioral economist Matthias Sutter says: "If dismissals are perceived as unfair, the whole company suffers."

Pascal Langenbach has been elected to the Junge Akademie at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities and at the National Academy of the Sciences Leopoldina. Each year, ten new members are appointed from all scientific disciplines and the arts for a five year period.

Pascal Langenbach elected to the Junge Akademie at the BBAW & the Leopoldina

Pascal Langenbach has been elected to the Junge Akademie at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities and at the National Academy of the Sciences Leopoldina. Each year, ten new members are appointed from all scientific disciplines and the arts for a five year period.

Anna Baumert has been selected as the 2020 winner of the joint award of the European Association of Social Psychology (EASP) and  the European Association of Personality Psychology (EAPP) for her "Outstanding Contribution to European Social and Personality Psychology". Congratulations to Anna Baumert!

Anna Baumert awarded for her "Outstanding Contribution to European Social and Personality Psychology" (EASP/EAPP)

Anna Baumert has been selected as the 2020 winner of the joint award of the European Association of Social Psychology (EASP) and  the European Association of Personality Psychology (EAPP) for her "Outstanding Contribution to European Social and Personality Psychology". Congratulations to Anna Baumert!

Every year, the Max Planck Society awards a selection of junior scientists the Otto Hahn Medal for their outstanding scientific achievements. Leonard Hoeft receives the prize for his work on H.L.A. Hart.

Leonard Hoeft is awarded the Otto Hahn Medal for the year 2020 by the Max Planck Society

Every year, the Max Planck Society awards a selection of junior scientists the Otto Hahn Medal for their outstanding scientific achievements. Leonard Hoeft receives the prize for his work on H.L.A. Hart.

TV station 3sat reported on the current job market in its broadcast "makro": "Value of labor". The interview with Matthias Sutter starts at about 5.10''.

Matthias Sutter was guest in the TV broadcast "makro" on 3sat

TV station 3sat reported on the current job market in its broadcast "makro": "Value of labor". The interview with Matthias Sutter starts at about 5.10''.

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