Economic Actors - Behavior and Regulation

Behavioural Economics - Digitalisation - History of Creditors - Performance and load limits

Forschung

Projekte

Illustration is documented: Robert M. Yerkes. Chimpanzees. A Laboratory Colony, New Haven 1945, S. 173.

Observing and Regulating Behavior in the Second Half of the Twentieth Century

Rüdiger Graf

Research project

The project analyzes the transdisciplinary emergence of a specific body of behavioral knowledge in the second half of the twentieth century, asking how regulatory approaches to human beings changed in the paradigm of behavior. Scrutinizing behavioral...

Different computers produced by VEB Robotron. Photo: Stefan Kühn, DDR Museum Zeitreise Radebeul Robotron-Computer, CC BY-SA 3.0

The Digitalisation of the Banking Industry
Information and Communications Technology in the Savings Banks of the FRG and the GDR, 1954–1991

Martin Schmitt

Associated PhD project

The digital transformation changed the banking industry in Germany from the ground up.  The aim of this PhD project is to analyse the interactions between the deployment of computers by savings banks in East and West Germany and socioeconomic...

Creditors – History of a figure

Stefanie Middendorf

Research project

Lending money, giving credit have always appeared as dubious practices. Not least, debates on the contemporary history of debt are heavily influenced by this critical perspective. While the fate of the „indebted man“ (Maurizio Lazzarato) has therefore...

Efficiency and Its Limits: (digital) Product Design and Shifting Job Requirements in the High-Tech Industry since the 1970s

Christopher Neumaier

Research project

The project analyzes how job requirements in three high-tech industries – automobiles, pharmaceutics, and information and communication technology – shifted in the Federal Republic of Germany since the 1970s. How did these changes affect the work...

Economic Actors - Behavior and Regulation

Behavioural Economics - Digitalisation - History of Creditors - Performance and load limits

Forschung

Projekte

Illustration is documented: Robert M. Yerkes. Chimpanzees. A Laboratory Colony, New Haven 1945, S. 173.

Observing and Regulating Behavior in the Second Half of the Twentieth Century

Rüdiger Graf

Research project

The project analyzes the transdisciplinary emergence of a specific body of behavioral knowledge in the second half of the twentieth century, asking how regulatory approaches to human beings changed in the paradigm of behavior. Scrutinizing behavioral...

Different computers produced by VEB Robotron. Photo: Stefan Kühn, DDR Museum Zeitreise Radebeul Robotron-Computer, CC BY-SA 3.0

The Digitalisation of the Banking Industry
Information and Communications Technology in the Savings Banks of the FRG and the GDR, 1954–1991

Martin Schmitt

Associated PhD project

The digital transformation changed the banking industry in Germany from the ground up.  The aim of this PhD project is to analyse the interactions between the deployment of computers by savings banks in East and West Germany and socioeconomic...

Creditors – History of a figure

Stefanie Middendorf

Research project

Lending money, giving credit have always appeared as dubious practices. Not least, debates on the contemporary history of debt are heavily influenced by this critical perspective. While the fate of the „indebted man“ (Maurizio Lazzarato) has therefore...

Efficiency and Its Limits: (digital) Product Design and Shifting Job Requirements in the High-Tech Industry since the 1970s

Christopher Neumaier

Research project

The project analyzes how job requirements in three high-tech industries – automobiles, pharmaceutics, and information and communication technology – shifted in the Federal Republic of Germany since the 1970s. How did these changes affect the work...