Dipl. Psych. Melanie Wagner (Operations)

Address:  Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy
Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA)
Amalienstraße 33
80799 Munich, Germany
Room:312
Phone:(+49)89/38602312
wagner©mea.mpisoc.mpg.de

+-Curriculum Vitae

Professional Experience
2013 to date: Research fellow at the Munich Center for the Econmics of Aging (MEA) in the SHARE operations department. Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, Munich
2012 to 2013: External expert at the KfW Development Bank for ex-post evaluations in the field of financial cooperation, Frankfurt/Main
2011 to 2012: Research assistant at the German Institute of Urbanism, Berlin


Education
2015 to 2019: Doctoral thesis in Sociology at the Technical University of Dortmund, Advisor Martina Brandt. Topic: Well-being of partner caregivers in Europe. The role of formal long-term care options and social networks.
2011: Graduation in Psychology at the Technical University of Berlin
2009: Graduation in Social Sciences at the Humboldt University of Berlin

+-Publications

Publications in journals
  • Wagner, Melanie; Brandt, Martina (2018): "Long-term Care Provision and the Well-Being of Spousal Caregivers: An Analysis of 138 European Regions". In: The Journals of Gerontology: Series B, 73 (), pp. e24-e34.
Books
  • Wagner, Melanie (2019): Das Wohlbefinden pflegender Partner im Kontext: Zum Einfluss formeller Pflegeangebote und sozialer Netzwerke. Springer VS, Wiesbaden.
Articles in anthologies
  • Wagner, Melanie; Holdik, Ina (2019): "Social Embeddedness of Care Recipients and their Spousal Caregivers", In: Börsch-Supan, A., J. Bristle, K. Andersen-Ranberg, A. Brugiavini, F. Jusot, H. Litwin, G. Weber(eds.), Health and Socioeconomic Status over the Life Course: First Results from SHARE Waves 6 and 7, De Gruyter, Berlin/Boston, pp. 235-242
  • Wagner, Melanie; Tony Philip, Jeny; Jürges, Hendrik (2019): "Questionnaire innovations in the seventh wave of SHARE", In: Bergmann, M., A. Scherpenzeel & A. Börsch-Supan, SHARE Wave 7 Methodology: Panel innovations and life histories, MEA, Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, Munich, pp. 21-22
  • Tony Philip, Jeny; Wagner, Melanie (2019): "SHARELIFE", In: Bergmann, M., A. Scherpenzeel & A. Börsch-Supan, SHARE Wave 7 Methodology: Panel innovations and life histories, MEA, Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, Munich, pp. 23-28
  • Korbmacher, Julie; Friedel, Sabine; Wagner, Melanie; Krieger, Ulrich (2015): "Interviewing Interviewers: The SHARE interviewer survey", In: Malter F. and A. Börsch-Supan, SHARE Wave 5: Innovations & Methodology, MEA, Max Planck Institut for Social Law and Social Policy, Munich, pp. 67-74
  • Wagner, Melanie; Brandt, Martina (2015): "Loneliness Among Informal Caregivers Aged 50+ ", In: Börsch-Supan, Axel, Thorsten Kneip, Howard Litwin, Michał Myck and Guglielmo Weber, Ageing in Europe – Supporting Policies for an Inclusive Society, De Gruyter, Berlin, pp. 179-188

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