Philip Rathgeb



Rathgeb, Philip: “Strong Governments, Precarious Workers: Labour Market Policy-Making in the Era of Liberalisation” (Cornell University Press)

Peer-reviewed articles

Rathgeb, Philip (2017): When weak governments confront inclusive trade unions: The politics of protecting labour market outsiders in the age of dualization. (First Online: 21. June 2017)

Rathgeb, Philip (2017): "No Flexicurity without Trade Unions: The Danish Experience" Comparative European Politics (First Online: 02. June 2017).

Rathgeb, Philip (2017): Relying on weak governments: Austrian trade unions and the politics of smoothed dualization. Austrian Journal of Political Science 45 (3), 45-55. 

Research reports

IOS Management (2011) “Sozialstaatsfinanzierung und Verteilungswirkung unter Berücksichtigung der Gebarung Arbeitsmarktpolitik“ (264 pages), research report on behalf of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs, and Consumer Protection (BMASK).


Interview zum Wahlerfolg der Dänischen Volkspartei, Wiener Zeitung, 19.06.2016.

Online articles and commentary

Rathgeb, Philip/Wolkenstein, Fabio (2017) "Third-way à la française: What do Macron's reforms involve and how likely are they to succeed?" LSE European Politics and Policy Blog, June 23 2017.

Rathgeb, Philip/Wolkenstein, Fabio (2016) “Reform oder Untergang: Ist die SPÖ noch zu retten?“ Der Standard, June 2, 2016. 

Rathgeb, Philip/Wolkenstein, Fabio (2016) “A long goodbye to the grand coalition: Austria’s presidential election”, LSE European Politics and Policy Blog, 03.05.2016. 

Rathgeb, Philip/Wolkenstein, Fabio (2016) “A long goodbye to the grand coalition: The 2016 Austrian presidential election”, Policy Network, 29.04.2016.  

Rathgeb, Philip (2015) “The SPÖ’s tax agenda fails to deliver”, Policy Network, 20.03.2015. 

Rathgeb, Philip (2014) “Mehr Druck, mehr Jobs? Mitnichten“, blog acht, 08.11.2014.