Georg Kanitsar

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Social and Educational Mobility, Migration

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  • Georg Kanitsar joined the IHS in February 2023. He holds a Ph.D. in Sociology (Uni Vienna, 2018) and an M.Sc. in Economics (Uni Vienna, 2013). He is assistant professor at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (Institute for Sociology).

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  • Selected publications: 

    Kanitsar, Georg. 2024. The Same Social Elevator? Intergenerational Class Mobility of Second-Generation Immigrants Across Europe. European Sociological Review.

    Kanitsar, Georg. 2023. Leaving the Bike Unlocked: Trust Discrimination in Inter-Ethnic Encounters. European Sociological Review.

    Kanitsar, Georg. 2022. The Inequality-Trust Nexus Revisited: At What Level of Aggregation Does Income Inequality Matter for Social Trust? Social Indicators Research.