Department of Economics

Dr Horst Feldmann

Horst Feldmann

Reader in Economics

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Email: h.feldmann@bath.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 1225 38 6853

PhD supervision

Interested in supervising cross-country panel data research on determinants of economic performance. The research should focus on specific types of institutions, policies or other determinants. As far as 'economic performance' is concerned, the research should focus on long-term economic growth, investment (including in human capital), saving or labour market performance.

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Profile

Horst Feldmann has been at the University of Bath since 2006. He received his PhD in economics from the University of Hamburg (Germany) in 1990.

From 1991 to 2005, he worked in the Department of Economics at the University of Tübingen (Germany), where he was awarded the titles 'Privatdozent' in 1998 and 'Apl. Professor' in 2006.

He held visiting positions at the University of Washington, George Mason University, Clarkson University (USA) and at the University of Ulm (Germany).

He is a top 1% author on RePEc's 'Number of journal pages, weighted by number of authors' list.

Research interests

  • Institutional Economics
  • Labour Economics
  • Education Economics

Publications

Horst Feldmann's publications include three books, more than eighty papers in refereed journals and numerous chapters in edited books. His papers have been published in, among others, Journal of Comparative Economics, Public Choice, Economics Letters and Southern Economic Journal.

Publications in English

1. Papers in Refereed Journals

Feldmann, Horst (2017), Economic Freedom and Human Capital Investment, Journal of Institutional Economics, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 421-445.

Feldmann, Horst (2016), Which Religions Still Affect Schooling? A Study of 143 Countries, Comparative Sociology, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 439-484.

Feldmann, Horst (2016), The Long Shadows of Spanish and French Colonial Education, Kyklos, Vol. 69, No. 1, pp. 32-64. Press Release Online Appendix

Feldmann, Horst (2015), Banking System Concentration and Unemployment in Developing Countries, Journal of Economics and Business, Vol. 77, pp. 60-78.

Feldmann, Horst (2014), Venture Capital Availability and Labor Market Performance around the World, Applied Economics, Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 14-29.

Feldmann, Horst (2013), The Unemployment Effect of Hiring and Firing Regulation in Developing Countries: Survey Evidence, Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 20, No. 18, pp. 1603-1607. 

Feldmann, Horst (2013), Financial System Sophistication and Unemployment around the World, Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 20, No. 16, pp. 1491-1496.

Feldmann, Horst (2013), Capital Account Liberalization and Unemployment in Industrial Countries, Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 20, No. 6, pp. 566-571.

Feldmann, Horst (2013), Technological Unemployment in Industrial Countries, Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Vol. 23, No. 5, pp. 1099-1126.  Press Release

Feldmann, Horst (2013), Financial System Sophistication and Unemployment in Industrial Countries, International Journal of Finance and Economics, Vol. 18, No. 4, pp. 319-338. 

Feldmann, Horst (2013), Banking System Concentration and Labor Market Performance in Industrial Countries, Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 31, No. 4, pp. 719-732.

Feldmann, Horst (2013), Exchange Rate Regimes and Unemployment, Open Economies Review, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp. 537-553.

Feldmann, Horst (2013), Real Interest Rate and Labor Market Performance around the World, Southern Economic Journal, Vol. 79, No. 3, pp. 659-679.

Feldmann, Horst (2012), Product Market Regulation and Labor Market Performance around the World, Labour, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 369-391.

Feldmann, Horst (2012), Real Interest Rate and Labor Market Performance in Developing Countries, Economics Letters, Vol. 117, No. 1, pp. 200-203. 

Feldmann, Horst (2012), Ethnic Fractionalization and Unemployment, Economics Letters, Vol. 117, No. 1, pp. 192-195.

Feldmann, Horst (2012), Banking Deregulation around the World, 1970s to 2000s: The Impact on Unemployment, International Review of Economics and Finance, Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 26-42.

Feldmann, Horst (2012), Inflation Volatility and Unemployment in Industrial Countries, Applied Economics, Vol. 44, No. 1, pp. 49-64.

Feldmann, Horst (2011), The Unemployment Puzzle of Corporate Taxation, Public Finance Review, Vol. 39, No. 6, pp. 743-769.

Feldmann, Horst (2011), Financial System Stress and Unemployment in Industrial Countries, Journal of Economic Studies, Vol. 38, No. 5, pp. 504-527.

Feldmann, Horst (2011), Stock Markets and Unemployment in Industrial Countries, Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 18, No. 9, pp. 845-849.

Feldmann, Horst (2011), The Unemployment Effect of Exchange Rate Volatility in Industrial Countries, Economics Letters, Vol. 111, No. 3, pp. 268-271.

Feldmann, Horst (2011), Central Bank Independence, Wage Bargaining and Labor Market Performance: New Evidence, Southern Economic Journal, Vol. 77, No. 3, pp. 692-725.

Feldmann, Horst (2010), Government Size and Unemployment in Developing Countries, Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 289-292.

Feldmann, Horst (2010), Venture Capital Availability and Labor Market Performance in Industrial Countries: Evidence Based on Survey Data, Kyklos, Vol. 63, No. 1, pp. 23-54. Press Release

Feldmann, Horst (2009), The Effects of Hiring and Firing Regulation on Unemployment and Employment: Evidence Based on Survey Data, Applied Economics, Vol. 41, No. 19, pp. 2389-2401.

Feldmann, Horst (2009), Business Regulation, Labor Force Participation and Employment in Industrial Countries, Journal of Economics and Business, Vol. 61, No. 3, pp. 238-260.

Feldmann, Horst (2009), Geography and Labor Market Performance, Eastern Economic Journal, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 190-208.

Feldmann, Horst (2009), The Quality of Industrial Relations and Unemployment in Developing CountriesReview of Development Economics, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 56-69.

Feldmann, Horst (2009), The Quality of the Legal System and Labor Market Performance around the World, European Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 39-65.

Feldmann, Horst (2009), The Unemployment Effects of Labor Regulation around the World, Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 37, No. 1, pp. 76-90. Press Release

Feldmann, Horst (2009), Government Size and Unemployment: Evidence from Developing Countries, Journal of Developing Areas, Vol. 43, No. 1, pp. 315-330.

Feldmann, Horst (2008), Business Regulation and Labor Market Performance around the World, Journal of Regulatory Economics, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp. 201-235. Press Release

Feldmann, Horst (2008), The Quality of Industrial Relations and Unemployment around the World, Economics Letters, Vol. 99, No. 1, pp. 200-203. Press Release

Feldmann, Horst (2007), Protestantism, Labor Force Participation and Employment across Countries, American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Vol. 66, No. 4, pp. 795-816. Press Release

Feldmann, Horst (2007), Economic Freedom and Unemployment around the World, Southern Economic Journal, Vol. 74, No. 1, pp. 158-176. Press Release

Feldmann, Horst (2006), Credit Market Regulation and Labor Market Performance around the World, Kyklos, Vol. 59, No. 4, pp. 497-525.

Feldmann, Horst (2006), The Quality of Industrial Relations and Labour Market Performance, Labour, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 559-579.

Feldmann, Horst (2006), Government Size and Unemployment: Evidence from Industrial Countries, Public Choice, Vol. 127, Nos. 3-4, pp. 451-467.

Feldmann, Horst (2005), Labour Market Institutions and Labour Market Performance in Transition Countries, Post-Communist Economies, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 47-82.

Feldmann, Horst (2004), Political Implications of Cultural Evolution, International Journal of Social Economics, Vol. 31, No. 11/12, pp. 1089-1108.

Feldmann, Horst (2004), How Flexible Are Labour Markets in the EU Accession Countries Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic?, Comparative Economic Studies, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 272-310.

Burrowes, Ashley, Horst Feldmann, Mareile Feldmann and John MacDonald (2004), An Examination of Underperformance and Liquidity of Initial Public Offerings by High Growth Stocks on the German Neuer Markt, Managerial Finance, Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 92-117.

Feldmann, Horst (2003), The Implementation of the Stability and Growth Pact: Taking Stock of the First Four Years, Journal of European Integration, Vol. 25, No. 4, pp. 287-309.

Feldmann, Horst (2003), Labor Market Regulation and Labor Market Performance: Evidence Based on Surveys among Senior Business Executives, Kyklos, Vol. 56, No. 4, pp. 509-539.

Feldmann, Horst (2002), How Social is European Social Policy?, International Journal of Social Economics, Vol. 29, No. 7, pp. 547-574.

Feldmann, Horst (2002), Labour Market Policies in Transition Countries: An Austrian-Economic Assessment, Journal des Economistes et des Etudes Humaines, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 525-549.

Feldmann, Horst (2002), Labour Market Policies in Transition: Lessons from East Germany, Post-Communist Economies, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 47-84.

Feldmann, Horst and Fredric C. Menz (2001), International Economic Issues of a Sovereign Québec, Québec Studies, Vol. 31, Spring/Summer, pp. 61-75.

Feldmann, Horst (1997), Economic and Political Risks of European Monetary Union, Intereconomics, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 107-115.

2. Chapters in Edited Books

Feldmann, Horst (2010), Economic Freedom and Unemployment, in: James Gwartney, Joshua Hall and Robert Lawson, Economic Freedom of the World: 2010 Annual Report, Vancouver (B.C.): Fraser Institute, pp. 187-201.

Feldmann, Horst (2007), From Initiating to Breaching to Diluting the Stability and Growth Pact, in: Jens Hölscher (ed.), Germany’s Economic Performance: From Unification to Euroisation, London: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 107-142.

Feldmann, Horst (2005), Hayek’s Theory of Cultural Evolution: A Critique of the Critiques, in: Jürgen G. Backhaus (ed.), Entrepreneurship, Money and Coordination: Hayek’s Theory of Cultural Evolution, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, pp. 1-46. [The PDF of this chapter is copyrighted; any download is for personal use only and not for distribution.]

Feldmann, Horst (2002), The Stability and Growth Pact: Justification, Implementation, Reform Proposals, in: Rolf Caesar, Hans-Eckart Scharrer (eds.), European Economic and Monetary Union: An Initial Assessment, Baden-Baden: Nomos, pp. 167-195.

Feldmann, Horst (2001), Employment Policy in Europe: An Appropriate Supplement to Monetary Union?, in: Rolf Caesar, Hans-Eckart Scharrer (eds.), European Economic and Monetary Union: Regional and Global Challenges, Baden-Baden: Nomos, pp. 35-53.

3. Book Reviews

Feldmann, Horst (2008), Review of Peter Bernholz and Roland Vaubel (eds., 2007), 'Political Competition and Economic Regulation', Public Choice, Vol. 135, Nos. 3-4, pp. 501-503.

Feldmann, Horst (1997), Review of Marc R. Tool (1995), 'Pricing, Valuation and Systems. Essays in Neoinstitutional Economics', Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics (JITE), Vol. 153, No. 3, pp. 598-601.

Publications in German

(English translations in parentheses)

1. Books

Feldmann, Horst (1999), Ordnungstheoretische Aspekte der Institutionenökonomik (Analyzing Economic and Social Systems with Modern Institutional Economics), Berlin: Duncker & Humblot (Habilitation Thesis, University of Tübingen, 1997).

Feldmann, Horst (1995), Eine institutionalistische Revolution? Zur dogmenhistorischen Bedeutung der modernen Institutionenökonomik (An Institutional Revolution? On the Importance of Modern Institutional Economics for the History of Economic Thought), Berlin: Duncker & Humblot.

Feldmann, Horst (1991), Internationale Umschuldungen im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert: Eine Analyse ihrer Ursachen, Techniken und Grundprinzipien (International Debt Rescheduling in the 19th and 20th Centuries: An Analysis of their Causes, Techniques and Basic Principles), Berlin: Duncker & Humblot (Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Hamburg, 1990).

2. Papers in Refereed Journals

Feldmann, Horst (2005), Politische Implikationen der kulturellen Evolution (Political Implications of Cultural Evolution), Zeitschrift für Politik, Vol. 52, No. 1, pp. 57-79.

Feldmann, Horst (2004), Rechtssystem und Arbeitsmarkt-Performance (Legal System and Labour Market Performance), Schmollers Jahrbuch (Journal of Applied Social Science Studies), Vol. 124, No. 4, pp. 471-509.

Feldmann, Horst (2004), Arbeitsmarkteffekte wirtschaftlicher Freiheit (Labour Market Effects of Economic Freedom), Zeitschrift für Arbeitsmarktforschung (Journal for Labour Market Research), Vol. 37, No. 3, pp. 187-209.

Feldmann, Horst (2004), Lohn- und Arbeitszeitflexibilität in den EU-Beitrittsländern Polen, Tschechien und Ungarn (Wage and Working-time Flexibility in the EU Accession Countries Poland, the Czech Republic and Hungary), Osteuropa-Wirtschaft, Vol. 49, No. 1, pp. 1-32.

Feldmann, Horst (2003), Der Stabilitäts- und Wachstumspakt in der Praxis: Eine Bilanz der ersten vier Jahre (The Stability and Growth Pact in Practice: An Analysis of the First Four Years), List Forum für Wirtschafts- und Finanzpolitik, Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 114-136.

Feldmann, Horst (2003), Lohnfindungssysteme, Arbeitsbeziehungen und Arbeitsmarkt-Performance (Wage-Setting Systems, Industrial Relations, and Labour Market Performance), Jahrbuch für Wirtschaftswissenschaften (Review of Economics), Vol. 54, No. 1, pp. 32-59.

Feldmann, Horst (2002), Arbeitsmarktrigiditäten in den EU-Beitrittsländern Polen, Tschechien und Ungarn (Labour Market Rigidities in the EU Accession Countries Poland, the Czech Republic and Hungary), Konjunkturpolitik (Applied Economics Quarterly), Vol. 48, No. 2, pp. 169-198.

Feldmann, Horst (2002), Arbeitsmarktpolitik im Transformationsprozeß: Eine Evaluation aus Sicht der Österreichischen Schule (Labour Market Policies in Transition: An Austrian-Economic Assessment), Osteuropa-Wirtschaft, Vol. 47, No. 1, pp. 1-23.

Feldmann, Horst (2001), Transformation in Ostdeutschland: Hat die Arbeitsmarktpolitik den Betroffenen geholfen? (Transition in East Germany: Did the People Benefit from Labour Market Policies?), Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 259-278.

Feldmann, Horst (2000), Warum der Stabilitätspakt reformiert werden muß (Why the Stability Pact Needs to Be Reformed), Jahrbuch für Wirtschaftswissenschaften (Review of Economics), Vol. 51, No. 3, pp. 197-221.

Feldmann, Horst (2000), Zehn Jahre Transformation von der Plan- zur Marktwirtschaft (Ten Years of Transition from Plan to Market), Schweizer Monatshefte, Vol. 80, No. 10, pp. 5-8.

Feldmann, Horst (2000), Wie sozial ist die europäische Sozialpolitik? (How Social is European Social Policy?), ORDO – Jahrbuch für die Ordnung von Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft, Vol. 51, pp. 405-433.

Feldmann, Horst (2000), Die Transformation von Wirtschaftssystemen (The Transformation of Economic Systems), Das Wirtschaftsstudium (WISU), Vol. 29, No. 1, pp. 112-117.

Feldmann, Horst (1999), Zehn Jahre EU-Sozialcharta (Ten Years EU Social Charter), Wirtschaftsdienst, Vol. 79, No. 11, pp. 670-676.

Feldmann, Horst (1999), Die Sozialpolitik der Europäischen Union (The European Union’s Social Policy), Das Wirtschaftsstudium (WISU), Vol. 28, No. 11, pp. 1526-1531.

Feldmann, Horst (1999), Beschäftigungspolitik auf europäischer Ebene: Was nützen Leitlinien, Entschließungen und Pakte? (European Employment Policy: What’s the Use of Guidelines, Resolutions and Pacts?), Orientierungen zur Wirtschafts- und Gesellschaftspolitik, No. 81, pp. 42-47.

Feldmann, Horst (1999), Der Europäische Beschäftigungspakt (The European Employment Pact), Das Wirtschaftsstudium (WISU), Vol. 28, No. 10, pp. 1262-1266.

Feldmann, Horst (1999), Individuelle Freiheit als wirtschaftspolitisches Ziel (Individual Liberty as a Goal for Economic Policy), List Forum für Wirtschafts- und Finanzpolitik, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 93-113.

Feldmann, Horst (1998), Arbeitsmarktbedingungen in der EWU: Die Gefahr einer raschen Harmonisierung (Labour-Market Conditions in the European Monetary Union: The Danger of Rapid Harmonization), Wirtschaftsdienst, Vol. 78, No. 9, pp. 537-541.

Feldmann, Horst and Sonja Opper (1998), Die neuen Reformen der chinesischen Staatsbetriebe (The New Reforms of China’s State-owned Enterprises), Osteuropa-Wirtschaft, Vol. 43, No. 4, pp. 396-414.

Feldmann, Horst (1998), Stabilitätsanreize für Europas Zentralbanker (Stability Incentive Contracts for Europe’s Central Bankers), Wirtschaftsdienst, Vol. 78, No. 2, pp. 121-128.

Feldmann, Horst (1998), Die neue gemeinschaftliche Beschäftigungspolitik (The New Common Employment Policy), Integration, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 43-49.

Feldmann, Horst (1998), Konstitutionelle Begrenzung der Steuerbelastung (Constitutional Limitation of the Tax Burden), Steuer und Wirtschaft, Vol. 75, No. 2, pp. 114-123.

Feldmann, Horst (1998), Zur Problematik des Effizienzziels in der Wirtschaftspolitik (Problems of the Efficiency Goal in Economic Policy), Wirtschaftswissenschaftliches Studium (WiSt), Vol. 27, No. 7, pp. 354-360.

Feldmann, Horst (1998), Das geldpolitische Instrumentarium des Europäischen Systems der Zentralbanken – Eine Analyse des EWI-Vorschlags (The Monetary-Policy Instruments of the European System of Central Banks – An Analysis of the EMI-Proposal), Kredit und Kapital, Vol. 31, No. 2, pp. 273-302.

Feldmann, Horst (1998), Europäische Währungsunion und Arbeitsmarktflexibilität (European Monetary Union and Labour Market Flexibility), Aussenwirtschaft (Swiss Review of International Economic Relations), Vol. 53, No. 1, pp. 53-80. Abridged version reprinted under the title ‘Auf dem Euro lasten viele Hypotheken – Mangelnde Anpassungsfähigkeit ist Gift für die Währungsunion’ (The Highly Mortgaged Euro – Lack of Adaptability Poisons Monetary Union) in: Heinz Brestel (ed.), Jahrbuch für Kapitalanleger 1999. Wo ist das Geld sicher?, Wiesbaden: Gabler, 1999, pp. 85-90.

Feldmann, Horst (1997), Die beschäftigungspolitischen Beschlüsse von Amsterdam (The Employment-Policy Resolutions of the EU-Summit in Amsterdam), Orientierungen zur Wirtschafts- und Gesellschaftspolitik, No. 74, pp. 22-27.

Feldmann, Horst (1997), Unternehmenskontrolle in Transformationsländern – Die Lehren der Neuen Institutionenökonomik (Corporate Governance in Transition Countries – The Lessons of the New Institutional Economics), Jahrbuch für Wirtschaftswissenschaften (Review of Economics), Vol. 48, No. 3, pp. 288-316.

Feldmann, Horst (1997), Die neue Beschäftigungspolitik der Europäischen Union (The New Employment Policy of the European Union), Das Wirtschaftsstudium (WISU), Vol. 26, No. 11, pp. 1036-1038.

Feldmann, Horst (1997), Die Einstimmigkeitsregel als wirtschaftspolitische Norm (The Rule of Unanimity as a Norm for Economic Policy), Wirtschaftswissenschaftliches Studium (WiSt), Vol. 26, No. 10, pp. 523-525.

Feldmann, Horst (1997), Kulturelle Evolution und der Zusammenbruch des Sozialismus (Cultural Evolution and the Collapse of Socialism), List Forum für Wirtschafts- und Finanzpolitik, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 82-101.

Feldmann, Horst (1994), Die Eigentumstheorien Lockes und Humes und ihre Lehren für den Aufbau privatwirtschaftlicher Eigentumsordnungen in den Transformationsländern (Locke’s and Hume’s Theories of Property: Their Lessons for Transition Countries), List Forum für Wirtschafts- und Finanzpolitik, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp. 54-73.

Feldmann, Horst (1993), Wie merkantilistisch ist die Theorie strategischer Handelspolitik? (How Mercantilist Is the Theory of Strategic Trade Policy?), Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik, Vol. 212, No. 5-6, pp. 522-536.

Feldmann, Horst (1993), Konzeption und Praxis der EG-Industriepolitik: Eine Bestandsaufnahme aus ordnungspolitischer Sicht (The Conception and Practice of the EC’s Industrial Policy: A Study from the Viewpoint of 'Ordnungspolitik'), ORDO – Jahrbuch für die Ordnung von Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft, Vol. 44, pp. 139-168.

Feldmann, Horst (1993), Theorien des Strukturwandels: Welche Orientierungshilfen bieten sie für die Strukturpolitik? (Theories of Structural Change: Guidelines for Structural Policy?), ifo Studien, Vol. 39, No. 1, pp. 41-64.

Feldmann, Horst (1991), Lohnsubventionen – Ein Instrument zur Lösung der Beschäftigungskrise der neuen Bundesländer? (Wage Subsidies – An Instrument for Solving East Germany’s Employment Crisis?), List Forum für Wirtschafts- und Finanzpolitik, Vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 289-300.

3. Chapters in Edited Books

Feldmann, Horst (2008), Geldordnung und Arbeitslosigkeit (Monetary Order and Unemployment), in: Alexander Ebner; Klaus Heine; Jan Schnellenbach (eds.), Innovation zwischen Markt und Staat: Die institutionelle Dynamik des wirtschaftlichen Wandels, Baden-Baden: Nomos, pp. 153-168.

Feldmann, Horst (2007), Leviathan und die Arbeitslosigkeit: Eine ökonometrische Analyse (Leviathan and Unemployment: An Econometric Analysis), in: Helge Peukert (ed.), "Keine Arbeit und so viel zu tun!" Festschrift für Jürgen G. Backhaus, Berlin: Lit, pp. 47-67.

Feldmann, Horst (2006), Arbeitsmarktregulierung und Arbeitsmarkt-Performance in Industrieländer (Labour Market Regulation and Labour Market Performance in Industrial Countries), in: Volker Rieble (ed.), Transparenz und Reform im Arbeitsrecht, Munich: ZAAR, pp. 39-75.

Feldmann, Horst (2005), Beschäftigungspolitik (Employment Policy), in: Wolfgang W. Mickel; Jan M. Bergmann (eds.), Handlexikon der Europäischen Union, 3rd ed., Baden-Baden: Nomos, pp. 88-92.

Feldmann, Horst (2005), Geldpolitik, europäische (European Monetary Policy), in: Wolfgang W. Mickel; Jan M. Bergmann (eds.), Handlexikon der Europäischen Union, 3rd ed., Baden-Baden: Nomos, pp. 363-368.

Feldmann, Horst (2005), Arbeitsmarktinstitutionen und Arbeitsmarkt-Performance in Transformationsländern (Labour Market Institutions and Labour Market Performance in Transition Countries), in: Thomas Eger (ed.), Erfolg und Versagen von Institutionen, Berlin: Duncker & Humblot, pp. 147-189.

Feldmann, Horst (2002), Hayeks Theorie der kulturellen Evolution: Eine Kritik der Kritik (Hayek’s Theory of Cultural Evolution: A Critique of the Critiques), in: Thomas Eger (ed.), Kulturelle Prägungen wirtschaftlicher Institutionen und wirtschaftspolitischer Reformen, Berlin: Duncker & Humblot, pp. 51-88.

Feldmann, Horst (2002), Arbeitsmarktpolitik im Transformationsprozeß: Hat der Staat den Verlierern geholfen? (Labour Market Policies in Transition Economies: Did the State Help the Losers?), in: Hans G. Nutzinger (ed.), Verteilungsprobleme im Transformationsprozeß, Berlin: Duncker & Humblot, pp. 137-184.

Feldmann, Horst (2001), Kapitalismus (Capitalism), in: Martin Honecker et al. (eds.), Evangelisches Soziallexikon, new edition, Stuttgart: Kohlhammer, pp. 794-808.

Feldmann, Horst (2001), Kapitalismuskritik (Criticism of Capitalism), in: Martin Honecker et al. (eds.), Evangelisches Soziallexikon, new edition, Stuttgart: Kohlhammer, pp. 808-812.

Feldmann, Horst (1999), Transformation von Wirtschaftssystemen: Neue Institutionenökonomik als Analyseinstrument (Transformation of Economic Systems: The New Institutional Economics as an Analytical Tool), in: Dieter Cassel (ed.), Perspektiven der Systemforschung, Berlin: Duncker & Humblot, pp. 183-219.

Feldmann, Horst (1999), Die Arbeitsmarktordnungen in Euroland: Status quo und mögliche Entwicklungspfade (Labour Market Institutions in Euroland: Status Quo and Possible Development Paths), in: Rolf Caesar, Hans-Eckart Scharrer (eds.), Ökonomische und politische Dimensionen der Europäischen Wirtschafts- und Währungsunion, Baden-Baden: Nomos, pp. 171-195.

Feldmann, Horst (1998), Beschäftigungspolitik (Employment Policy), in: Wolfgang W. Mickel (ed.), Handlexikon der Europäischen Union, 2nd ed., Cologne: Omnia, pp. 52-55.

Feldmann, Horst (1994), Der merkantilistische Charakter der EG-Industriepolitik (The Mercantilist Character of the EC’s Industrial Policy), in: Wolfgang Graf Vitzthum (ed.), Europäische und Internationale Wirtschaftsordnung aus der Sicht der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Baden-Baden: Nomos, pp. 137-152. Reprinted with a new epilogue in: Ronald Clapham, Gerhard Schwarz (eds.), Die Fortschrittsidee und die Marktwirtschaft, Zurich: Verlag Neue Züricher Zeitung, 2006, pp. 207-225.

4. Newspaper Articles

Feldmann, Horst (1999), Diskriminierung durch Harmonisierung – Zehn Jahre Sozialcharta der Europäischen Union (Discrimination through Harmonization – Ten Years European Union Social Charter), Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 4 December, No. 283, p. 15.

Feldmann, Horst (1999), Ein Pakt gegen die Arbeitslosen – Der makroökonomische Dialog verwischt die beschäftigungspolitischen Verantwortlichkeiten (A Pact Against the Unemployed – The Macroeconomic Dialogue Blurs Responsibilities in Employment Policy), Handelsblatt, 11 June, No. 110, p. 63. Reprinted in: Deutsche Bundesbank (ed.), Auszüge aus Presseartikeln, 14 June 1999, No. 40, pp. 18-20.

Feldmann, Horst (1999), An den Fäden Brüssels – Der europäische Beschäftigungspakt darf nicht zu einem Bündnis auf Kosten der Erwerbslosen werden (Brussels Holding the Reins – The European Employment Pact Must not Be Made at the Expense of the Unemployed), Rheinischer Merkur, 28 May, No. 22, p. 15.

Feldmann, Horst (1999), Ein Konzept gegen die Arbeitslosen? Kritische Anmerkungen zum Europäischen Beschäftigungspakt (A Concept at the Expense of the Unemployed? Critical Remarks on the European Employment Pact), Neue Züricher Zeitung, 26 May, No. 118, p. 10.

Feldmann, Horst (1997), Über den Gipfeln der Geist von Amsterdam – Die Bedeutung des Beschäftigungskapitals (The Spirit of Amsterdam – The Significance of the Employment Chapter), Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 29 November, No. 278, p. 17.

Feldmann, Horst (1992), Die fatalen Folgen des Lohnkartells (The Fatal Consequences of the Wage Cartel), Rheinischer Merkur, 2 October, No. 40, p. 14.

Feldmann, Horst and Joachim Starbatty (1991), Historische Herausforderung der EG (Historical Challenge for the EC), Rheinischer Merkur, 30 August, No. 35, p. 13.

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