Personal Membership

How to become a member

The Verein fuer Socialpolitik is a non-profit organisation. Anyone who supports the association's goals and adheres to its ethical principles can apply for a membership.

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According to § 5 of the constitution (in German only), the membership is not limited in time and therefore will not end without giving notice.

 

Membership benefits:

  • You benefit from a reduced participation fee for attending the Verein's annual conference.
  • Membership includes a subscription to both journals of the association, German Economic Review and Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik. You also get an online access to the content of the journals via our homepage.*
  • You can expand your network by using the member register of our homepagea and benefit from our conference calendar and job market.
  • You can use your voting rights to influence the politics of the association.

 

Annual membership fees:

full
membership fee
85.00 €

General: the membership fee includes a journal subscription fee and a donation.

reduced
membership fee*      
46.00 €*    
  
*offered to members under the age of 40 whose pay grade does not exceed
BAT IIa or TV-L E13.

Younger members who currently pay reduced membership fees can also benefit from the conference subsidy program.

 

The membership fee can be paid by means of a SEPA Direct Debit Mandate which can be set up via the register of members (a printed copy with your signature is required), via credit card payment. For a separate payment, please note our bank details and provide us with your membership number.

 

The member obliges the Code of Ethics of the Verein fuer Socialpolitik. Please note the bylaws of the association. A resignation is possible with a notice of two months to the end of a calendar year. The annual membership fee must have been paid at least once.

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For further information, please contact us:

Verein fuer Socialpolitik
Office

office@socialpolitik.org

Tel.: +49 (0)30 / 20 45 96 00
Fax: +49 (0)30 / 20 67 92 37

 

Bank details

Verein für Socialpolitik

Commerzbank Hamburg (BLZ 200 800 00)

account no: 03 808 828 00

IBAN: DE47 2008 0000 0380 8828 00

BIC: DRESDEFF200

 

*Unfortunately, the legal frameweork allows only a shipment to Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

 Members from other EU countries have only an online access.

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