2018        Rathgeb, Philip (2018) Strong Governments, Precarious Workers: Labor Market Policy in the Era of Liberalization. Ithaca, NY: 
                Cornell University Press.

Edited Special Issue

2022        Rathgeb, Philip/Busemeyer, Marius (eds.) (2022) The Radical Right and Welfare Politics: Causes and ConsequencesWest European 

                Politics 45 (1).

Peer-reviewed journal articles

2022        Rathgeb, Philip/Busemeyer, Marius (2022) How to study the populist radical right and the welfare state? West European Politics 45 (1):                    1-23

2022        Busemeyer, Marius/Rathgeb, Philip/Sahm, Alexander (2022) Authoritarian values and the welfare state: the social policy preferences of

                radical right voters, West European Politics, 45 (1): 77-101.

                Research featured in Social Europe. and podcast interview with A Correction Podcast.

2021        Rathgeb, Philip/Wolkenstein, Fabio (2021) When do social democratic parties unite over tough immigration policy? West European

                Politics, online first.

2021        Rathgeb, Philip/Klitgaard, Michael Baggesen (2021) Protagonists or consenters: radical right parties and attacks on trade 

                unionsJournal of European Public Policy, online first.

                Research featured in LSE European Politics & Policy Blog (EUROPP)

2021        Rathgeb, Philip/Gruber-Risak, Martin (2021) Deserving Austrians First: The Impact of the Radical Right on the Austrian Welfare State,

                Comparative Labor Law and Policy Journal 42 (1), 43-60.  

2021        Rathgeb, Philip (2021) Makers against takers: the socio-economic ideology and policy of the Austrian Freedom Party.

                West European Politics 44 (3): 635-660.

2020        Rathgeb, Philip/Tassinari, Arianna (2020) How the Eurozone disempowers trade unions: the political economy of competitive

                internal devaluation. Socio-Economic Review, online first.

                Research featured in: LSE EUROPP Blog, Work in Progress (American Sociological Association), Arbeit & WirtschaftMakronom 

                (Online-Magazin für Wirtschaftspolitik), Rivista il Mulino

2019        Rathgeb, Philip (2019) No Flexicurity without trade unions: The Danish experience. Comparative European Politics 17 (1): 1-21.                        

2018        Rathgeb, Philip (2018) When weak governments confront inclusive trade unions: The politics of protecting labour market outsiders in                       the age of dualization. European Journal of Industrial Relations 24 (1): 5-22.

2017        Rathgeb, Philip (2017) Relying on weak governments: Austrian trade unions and the politics of smoothed dualisation. Austrian Journal

                of Political Science 45 (3): 45-55.

Book reviews

2021        Rathgeb, Philip (2021) Book review of “Sozialstaat Österreich (1945–2020). Entwicklung – Maßnahmen – internationale Verortung“

                (Emmerich Tálos, Herbert Obinger). Austrian Journal of Political Science 50 (2): 23-24.

2021        Rathgeb, Philip (2021) Boris Johnson, Donald Trump und wer kommt als Nächstes? Book review of "The Assault on Truth. Boris Johnson,

                Donald Trump and the Emergence of a New Moral Barbarism" (Peter Oborne). Falter (Austrian weekly), June 30.

2020        Rathgeb, Philip (2020) Donald Trumps Strategie des plutokratischen Populismus. Book review of "Let Them Eat Tweets: How the                              Right Rules in an Age of Extreme Inequality" (Jacob Hacker, Paul Pierson). Falter (Austrian weekly), September 16.

2020        Rathgeb, Philip (2020) Book review of "Reconstructing Solidarity: Labour Unions, Precarious Work, and the Politics of                   

                Instutitonal Change in Europe" (edited by Virginia Doellgast, Nathan Lillie, and Valeria Pulignano). Journal of Social Policy 49 (3): 668-


2020        Rathgeb, Philip (2020) Denkimpulse am Weg zu einem Green New Deal. Book reviews of “A Planet to Win: Why We Need a Green New

                Deal“ (Kate Aronoff et al.) and “The Case for the Green New Deal” (Ann Pettifor). Falter (Austrian weekly), February 26.


Other publications

2021        Rathgeb, Philip (2021) ¿Siguen estando mejor juntos? Socialdemocracia y sindicatos en el siglo XXI. Agenda Pública in collaboration                      with the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES) on the Future of the European Left, October 22.

                Resposted in English in LSE European Politics and Policy Blog (EUROPP) and in German in Makronom.

2021        Busemeyer, Marius/Rathgeb, Philip (2021) The radical right is not a pro-welfare partySocial Europe, April 7.

2020        Tassinari, Arianna/Rathgeb, Philip (2020) Uniti da un destino comune. Sindacati e governance economica europea oltre le divisioni         

                Nord-Sud. La rivista il Mulino, October 14.

2020        Rathgeb, Philip/Tassinari, Arianna (2020) The Eurozone poses challenges for labour at large - and not just for the 'South'. LSE European

                Politics and Policy Blog (EUROPP), August 12.


                Reposted in Work in Progess: Sociology on the economy, work and inequality, American Sociological Association (ASA), September 2.

2020        Rathgeb, Philip/Tassinari, Arianna (2020) Warum die Euro-Architektur die Gewerkschaften schwächt. Makronom - Online-Magazin

                für Wirtschaftspolitik, July 6.

2020        Rathgeb, Philip/Tassinari, Arianna (2020) Die Beschäftigten als VerliererInnen in der Eurozone? Arbeit & Wirtschaft Blog, May 23.

2020        Rathgeb, Philip/Wiss, Tobias (2020) Österreichische Familienpolitik verstärkt Geschlechterungleichheit. Policy Brief on behalf of              

                Momentum Institut (Vienna), March 8.

2020        Rathgeb, Philip (2020) Politische Ursachen von Ungleichheit am Arbeitsmarkt. WISO - Wirtschafts- und Sozialpolitische Zeitschrift 43

                (1/20), 80-85.

2019        Rathgeb, Philip (2019) Warum starke Regierungen zu prekärer Arbeit führen. ÖGPW-Politikwissenschaftsblog, Der Standard,

                February 14.

2019        Rathgeb, Philip (2019) Why strong governments are bad for precarious workers. Cornell University Press Blog, January 8.

2017        Rathgeb, Philip/Wolkenstein, Fabio (2017) Third-way à la française: What do Macron’s reforms involve and how likely are they to                               succeed? LSE European Politics and Policy Blog, June 23.

2016        Rathgeb, Philip/Wolkenstein, Fabio (2016) Reform oder Untergang: Ist die SPÖ noch zu retten? Der Standard, May 2.

2016        Rathgeb, Philip/Wolkenstein, Fabio (2016) A long goodbye to the grand coalition: Austria’s presidential election. LSE European Politics                   and Policy Blog, May 3.

2016        Rathgeb, Philip/Wolkenstein, Fabio (2016) A long goodbye to the grand coalition: The 2016 Austrian presidential election. Policy                             Network, April 29.

2015        Rathgeb, Philip (2015) The SPÖ’s tax agenda fails to deliver. Policy Network, March 20.