Katrin Gasior

Mobilising the Potential of Active Ageing in Europe (MOPACT)
Social Situation Monitor
Winners and losers of the crisis in Latvia
European Observatory on the Social Situation
AGORA - How to Build a Health-promoting Public Sphere?
Facts & Figures on Long-term Care
MA:IMI - Mainstreaming Ageing: Indicators to Monitor Implementation (II)
Mobile Sexuality: Towards a New European Strategy in Sex Education and Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (SAFESEX)
Measures for the Stimulation of the Labour Market for Elder Employees
Vergleichende Analyse der Teilhabechancen in Europa - Social Inclusion in Europe
Active Ageing Index
Families in the economic crisis
Analyse der Nicht-Inanspruchnahme von Mindestsicherungsleistungen in Österreich
EUROMOD extension to Indirect Taxation

Facts and Figures on Long-Term Care
Housing Problems and Access to Basic Local Services in the EU27.
Intergenerational Solidarity: Policy Challenges and Societal Responses
Social Well-being of Disabled Older Persons
Income Poverty in the EU
Income Poverty and Social Exclusion in the EU
Social Reform Microsimulation (SORESI)
The view from within: “Good” care from the perspective of care professionals – lessons from an explorative study

External URL-Links
Research findings of the Social Situation Observatory
Maßnahmen zur Belebung des Arbeitsmarktes für ältere ArbeitnehmerInnen

Current Position
Senior Research Officer
Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER), University of Essex, UK

Previous Position
Researcher and Data visualization

Mag.a rer.soc.oec. in Sociology, University of Vienna (Austria)
Mag.a phil. in Education (Social and Media Pedagogy), University of Vienna (Austria)

German (mother tongue), English

Research interests
Poverty and social inclusion, social mobility, comparative research on modern welfare states and their social security systems.

Contact details
Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, CO4 3SQ, UK
Email: Katrin Gasior
Tel: +44 (0)1206 87 2868

Selected publications and presentations
  • "Facts and Figures on Healthy Ageing and Long-term Care" (edited by R. Rodrigues, M. Huber & G. Lamura). (2012). Vienna: European Centre.
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  • “Armut und Deprivation Älterer Menschen in Europa. Muster und Entwicklungstendenzen”. [At-risk-of-poverty and deprivation of older people in Europe. Patterns and developments] (with Asghar Zaidi). (2011). In: L. Leisering (Eds.): Die Alten der Welt. Neue Wege der Alterssicherung im globalen Norden und Süden. Frankfurt/New York: Campus Verlag: 76-111.
  • “Housing Problems and Access to Basic Local Services in the EU27. How Does Austria Compare?” (together with Orsolya Lelkes). (2012). Vienna: European Centre Policy Brief.
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  • “Income Poverty and Social Exclusion in the EU” (together with Orsolya Lelkes). (2012). Vienna: European Centre Policy Brief.
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  • “Ältere ArbeitnehmerInnen in Europa: Arbeitsmarktpolitische Maßnahmen und Solidarität der Generationen” [Older employees in Europe: Measures for the activation of the labour market and intergenerational solidarity] (together with Pieter Vanhuysse). Keynote-presentation at the Pakte Treffen 2012.
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  • “Active Ageing beyond paid work: Older people's contribution to economy and society outside the formal labour market” (together with Eszter Zolyomi). Keynote-presentation at the opening conference for the European Year of Active Ageing and Intergenerational Solidarity in Warsaw, Poland, March 7, 2012.
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