The European Journal of Social Security (EJSS) is a highly respected, peer-reviewed journal, which is aimed at academics, researchers, policymakers, and practitioners who are intterested in social security in Europe


EJSS is primarily concerned with developments in social security at the EU level and, on a comparative basis, with developments in different European countries. It adopts a broad definition of social security and, in addition to articles on different forms of income maintenance, it includes articles on demography, inequality, poverty, disability, health and social care, employment, migration, taxation and public expenditure.

General editors

Catherine Jacqueson and Tim Goedemé (as from May 2020)

until May 2020: Frans Pennings and Michael Adler

Editorial Assistant,s Fiona McGrath University of Edinburgh, UK

Bryce Zedalis. University of Edinburgh, UK

book Review Editor

Constanze Janda, Speyer University, Germany

Case Law Reports

Marcin Wujczyk, University of Cracow

Pauline Melin, Maastricht University

Editorial board

Willem Adema Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris, France

Bea Cantillon, University of Antwerp, Belgium

Mel Cousins, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

Stamatia Devetzi, Fulda University of Applied Sciences, Germany

Eberhard Eichenhofer, University of Jena, Germany

Ana M. Guillén Rodriguez, University of Oviedo, Spain

Tamara Hervey, University of Sheffield, UK

Kirsten Ketscher, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Bruno Palier, Sciences Po, Paris, France

Peter Saunders, University of New South wales, FISS, Australia

Paul Schoukens, KU Leuven, Belgium and EISS, Belgium

Henriette Sinding Aasen, University of Bergen, Norway

Sara Stendahl, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Dorrottya Szikra, Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary