Marie-Luise Assmann


CvO-University of Oldenburg 
Department of Social Sciences
D-26111 Oldenburg

Marie-Luise Assmann

Research Interests

  • Comparative welfare state research
  • Youth employment policy
  • Policy implementation
  • Quantitative and qualitative methods of social research


Winter term 2021 / 2022


Assmann, Marie-Luise; Broschinski, Sven (2021): Mapping Young NEETs Across Europe: Exploring the Institutional Configurations Promoting Youth Disengagement from Education and Employment. Journal of Applied Youth Studies, 4, 95-117.

Assmann, Marie‐Luise; Tolgensbakk, Ida; Vedeler, Janikke S. and Bøhler, Kjetil K. (2020): Public employment services: Building social resilience in youth? Social Policy and Administration. Wiley Online Library.

Broschinski, Sven; Assmann, Marie-Luise (2020): The relevance of public employment services for the labour market integration of low-qualified young people – a cross-European perspective. European Societies. 23 (1). pp.  46-70.

Dingeldey, Irene; Steinberg, Lisa and Assmann, Marie-Luise (2019): Horizontal and vertical coordination of the European Youth Guarantee. In: Bjørn Hvinden, Christer Hyggen, Mi Ah Schoyen and Tomáš Sirovátka, (Eds.) Youth Unemployment and Job Insecurity in Europe. Problems, Risk Factors and Policies. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Dingeldey, Irene; Assmann, Marie-Luise; Steinberg, Lisa (2017): The strengths and weaknesses of policy coordination and policy outcomes in a system of multi-level governance: A comparative analysis, Bremen (NEGOTIATE Working paper No. 8.3)

Dingeldey, Irene; Assmann, Marie-Luise; Steinberg, Lisa (2017): Jugendarbeitslosigkeit in Europa. Ein komplexes Problem – verschiedene Antworten, APUZ 26/2017, 40-46

Dingeldey, Irene; Assmann, Marie-Luise; Steinberg, Lisa (2017): Strategies to improve labour market integration of young people: Comparing policy coordination in nine European Countries, Bremen (NEGOTIATE Working paper No. 8.2)

Assmann, Marie-Luise; Steinberg, Lisa; Dingeldey, Irene; (2016): Strategies to improve labour market integration of young people: Comparing policy coordination in nine European countries – Country report Germany, Bremen (NEGOTIATE Deliverable No. 8.2)


“Youth career agencies as a new precondition for personalized support in German youth labor market policy”. 6th ESPAnet Doctoral Workshop “Stability and Sustainability of Active Labour Market Policies in Times of Crises - National and International Comparisons”. 20 Sept. 2021, Schwerin (Online Conference).

“Exploring the institutional configurations promoting youth disengagement from education and employment across Europe” (together with Sven Broschinski). ESPAnet Conference 2021. 03. Sept. 2021, Leuven (Online-Conference).

Improving school-to work transitions with the European Youth Guarantee? A cross-country comparison. International Seminar in Lisbon "Young NEETS and the Youth Guarantee Program - Make the future today". 18 June 2018, Lisbon.

“Making Europe” with the European Youth Guarantee – a driving force for improving the school-to work-transitions of young people in the EU? 13th Conference of the European Sociological Association “(Un)Making Europe: Capitalism, Solidarities, Subjectivities”. Panel RN30 - Youth and Generation. 29 Aug. - 01 Sept. 2017, Athens.

(Changed: 2021-09-21)