Dr. Jonas Wiedner


jonas.wiedner [at] wzb.eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
B 415
Research Fellow of the Research Unit

Research fields

Labor and Labor Market | Migration, Integration, and Intercultural Conflicts | Social Science Research Methods | Welfare State and Social Inequality

Short profile

Jonas Wiedner joined the research unit Migration and Diversity in March 2020. He will contribute to a project investigating residential mobility among ethnic minorities in Germany. His wider research interests include social mobility and labour market research, with a particular focus on people of immigrant origin.


Selected Publications

Wiedner, Jonas (2022): "Political and Social Consequences of Qualification Mismatches. A Bounding Approach to Status Inconsistency". In: Social Forces, Vol. 101, No. 1, S. 150-175. (vorab online publiziert 08.10.2021)
Wiedner, Jonas/Giesecke, Johannes (2022): "Immigrant Men's Economic Adaptation in Changing Labor Markets. Why Gaps between Turkish and German Men Expanded, 1976-2015". In: International Migration Review, Vol. 56, No. 1, S. 176-205. (vorab online publiziert 05.08.2021)
Wiedner, Jonas/Giesecke, Johannes/Salikutluk, Zerrin (2020): "Wachsende migrationsbezogene Ungleichheit durch technologischen und sektoralen Wandel? Die Arbeitsmarktposition türkischer Migrant*innen in Westdeutschland zwischen 1976 und 2013". In: WSI-Mitteilungen, Jg. 73, H. 3, S. 165-173.
Wiedner, Jonas/Konrad, Markus/Koopmans, Ruud/Laurence, James (2020): "Bowl Alone! Sozialkapital spielt eine wichtige Rolle für die Akzeptanz von Social Distancing". In: WZB-Mitteilungen, H. 168, S. 69-72.
Wiedner, Jonas/Schaeffer, Merlin (2020): "Career Trajectories into Undereducation. Which Skills and Resources Substitute Formal Education in the Intergenerational Transmission of Advantage?". In: Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, Vol. 68, Article 100526.