University of Bremen

Collaborative Research Centre (CRC) 1342 “Global Dynamics of Social Policy”

SOCIUM Research Center on Inequality and Social Policy

Mary-Somerville-Str. 5

28359 Bremen


Prof. Dr. Herbert Obinger
E-Mail: herbert.obinger [at]


The CRC 1342 is an institute of the University of Bremen.

The  University of Bremen is a corporation under public law and is  represented by the President Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bernd Scholz-Reiter.


Supervisory authority

The Free Hanseatic City of Bremen, The  Department of Education and Science, Rembertiring 8-12, 28195 Bremen.

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Responsible for the content of this website according to §10 paragraph 3 MDStV:

Spokesperson of the CRC 1342 Prof. Dr. Herbert Obinger (see above for contact details).