Forschung SOEP: Migration und gesellschaftlicher Wandel

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The Challenged Sense of Belonging Scale (Csbs): a Validation Study in English, Arabic, and Farsi/Dari among Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Germany

This study introduces and investigates the validity of a brief scale measuring a challenged sense of belonging. The sense of belonging as well as challenges to this sense are important, albeit neglected aspects of social integration and of significance to migration and refugee studies as well as to virtually all other social science contexts. Assessing a challenged or eroded sense of belonging provides ...

In: Measurement Instruments for the Social Sciences 3 (2021), 3, 16 S. | Lukas M. Fuchs, Jannes Jacobsen, Lena Walther, Eric Hahn, Thi Minh Tam Ta, Malek Bajbouj, Christian von Scheve
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Using a Mobile App When Surveying Highly Mobile Populations: Panel Attrition, Consent, and Interviewer Effects in a Survey of Refugees

Panel attrition poses major threats to the survey quality of panel studies. Many features have been introduced to keep panel attrition as low as possible. Based on a random sample of refugees, a highly mobile population, we investigate whether using a mobile phone application improves address quality and response behavior. Various features, including geo-tracking, collecting email addresses and adress ...

In: Social Science Computer Review 39 (2021), 4, S. 721-743 | Jannes Jacobsen, Simon Kühne
SOEPpapers 1115 / 2020

First Time Around: Local Conditions and Multi-dimensional Integration of Refugees

We study the causal effect of local labor market conditions and attitudes towards immigrants at the time of arrival on refugees’ multi-dimensional integration outcomes (economic, linguistic, navigational, political, psychological, and social). Using a unique dataset on refugees, we leverage a centralized allocation policy in Germany where refugees were exogenously assigned to live in specific counties. ...

2020| Cevat Giray Aksoy, Panu Poutvaara, Felicitas Schikora
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Non-migrants’ and Migrants’ Interethnic Relationships: The Third Party Role of Cohabiting Partners

Considering both non-migrant and migrant couples, this paper studies the effect of cohabiting life partners’ attitudes, resources, and social network compositions on their spouse’s interethnic friendships and acquaintances. Thus, partners are conceptualized as important “third parties” for interethnic relationship formation. Analysing representative German household panel data, I find that partner ...

In: Ethnic and Racial Studies (2021), im Ersch. [online first: 2020-12-09] | Philipp Eisnecker
DIW Weekly Report 49 / 2020

Mentoring Programs Support the Integration of Refugees

Over a million people sought asylum in Germany between 2014 and 2016. During this time, many Germans began volunteering in various ways to help refugees and mentorship pro- grams in particular gained significance. As this report shows, participating in a mentorship program has a positive impact on refugees: They improve their language skills and become more socially active. Mentors experience the relationship ...

2020| Magdalena Krieger, Philipp Jaschke, Martin Kroh, Nicolas Legewie, Lea-Maria Löbel

Mentorenprogramme fördern die Integration von Geflüchteten

Geflüchtete verbessern durch Mentorenprogramme ihre Deutschkenntnisse und nehmen mehr am gesellschaftlichen Leben teil – Weitere Erfolge beispielsweise bei der Arbeitsmarktintegration könnten folgen – Zugang zu Programmen sollte erleichtert werden Im Zuge der hohen Fluchtzuwanderung 2014 bis 2016 gingen vielfältige zivilgesellschaftliche Projekte an den Start, um die Integration ...

DIW Wochenbericht 49 / 2020

Durch Mentorenprogramme verbessern Geflüchtete ihre Sprachkenntnisse und sind sozial aktiver: Interview

2020| Magdalena Krieger, Erich Wittenberg
DIW Wochenbericht 49 / 2020

Mentorenprogramme fördern die Integration von Geflüchteten

In den Jahren 2014 bis 2016 suchten über eine Millionen Menschen Zuflucht in Deutschland. Viele BürgerInnen engagierten sich in dieser Zeit auf unterschiedliche Weise, um Geflüchtete zu unterstützen. Insbesondere gewannen Mentorenprogramme an Bedeutung. Wie dieser Bericht zeigt, wirkt sich die Teilnahme an einem Mentorenprogramm positiv auf Geflüchtete aus: Sie verbessern ihre Sprachkenntnisse und ...

2020| Magdalena Krieger, Philipp Jaschke, Martin Kroh, Nicolas Legewie, Lea-Maria Löbel
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Agents of Socialization and Female Migrants’ Employment: The Influence of Mothers and the Country Context

Women around the world are on the move but find it difficult to secure jobs. Employment is vital for migrant integration as it affords financial security, autonomy in the family and helps to establish social contacts. Besides human capital, previous research has looked into ethnic origin and specific source country aspects as drivers of female migrant employment. By contrast, ideas of adolescence as ...

In: European Sociological Review 36 (2020), 6, S. 902-919 | Magdalena Krieger

Fünf Jahre "Wir schaffen das": Unterschiedliche Perspektiven der Integration Geflüchteter: [Webinar]

Cornelia Kristen, C. Katharina Spieß, Felicitas Schikora, Katja Schmidt
[Online], 19.08.2020
| Fünf Jahre "Wir schaffen das": Unterschiedliche Perspektiven der Integration Geflüchteter: Symposium des DIW Berlin [Webinar]
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Sorgen Geflüchteter wegen Fremdenfeindlichkeit in Deutschland wachsen

In: Migazin (03.09.2020), [Online-Artikel] | Jannes Jacobsen, Magdalena Krieger
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Mehr Miteinander gestalten!

In: Migazin (09.09.2020), [Online-Artikel] | Katja Schmidt, Magdalena Krieger
DIW Wochenbericht 41 / 2020

Mehr Miteinander zerstreut Sorgen über Zuwanderung: Kommentar

2020| Katja Schmidt, Magdalena Krieger
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Living Conditions and the Mental Health and Well-being of Refugees: Evidence from a Large-Scale German Survey

Refugees are at an increased risk of mental health problems and low subjective well-being. Living circumstances in the host country are thought to play a vital role in shaping these health outcomes, which, in turn, are prerequisites for successful integration. Using data from a representative survey of 4325 adult refugees who arrived in Germany between 2013 and 2016, we investigated how different living ...

In: Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health 22 (2020), S. 903-913 | Lena Walther, Lukas M. Fuchs, Jürgen Schupp, Christian von Scheve
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Psychological Distress among Refugees in Germany: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of Individual and Contextual Risk Factors and Potential Consequences for Integration Using a Nationally Representative Survey

Objectives Responding to the mental health needs of refugees remains a pressing challenge worldwide. We estimated the prevalence of psychological distress in a large refugee population in Germany and assessed its association with host country factors amenable to policy intervention and integration indicators.Design A cross-sectional and population- based secondary analysis of the 2017 wave of the IAB- ...

In: BMJ Open 10 (2020), e033658, 10 S. | Lena Walther, Hannes Kröger, Ana Nanette Tibubos, Thi Minh Tam Ta, Christian von Scheve, Jürgen Schupp, Eric Hahn, Malek Bajbouj

Pretest eines Fragenmoduls zu subjektiven Diskriminierungserfahrungen in der SOEP-Innovationsstichprobe

Um eine Datengrundlage für ein kontinuierliches Diskriminierungsmonitoring in Deutschland zu etablieren, soll ein Fragenmodul zur Erhebung von subjektiven Diskriminierungserfahrungen im SOEP eingesetzt werden. Zentraler Bestandteil ist dabei die Möglichkeit, Aussagen zum Vorkommen von Diskriminierungserfahrungen in einzelnen Lebensbereichen zu machen. Weiterhin soll in einem solchen...

Abgeschlossenes Projekt| Sozio-oekonomisches Panel
DIW Weekly Report 34 / 2020

Social Integration of Refugees Is Improving

Five years ago, almost a million people came to Germany seeking refuge. Chancellor Angela Merkel responded to public concern over such a large influx of refugees with her well-known saying, “Wir schaffen das” (We can do this!). Much has happened since then. As this report shows, the German population’s concerns over immigration have been decreasing since 2016. Nevertheless, refugees are increasingly ...

2020| Katja Schmidt, Jannes Jacobsen, Magdalena Krieger
DIW Weekly Report 34 / 2020

Integration of Refugee Children and Adolescents in and out of School: Evidence of Success but Still Room for Improvement

Germany has seen the arrival of a large number of displaced children and adolescents in recent years. Integration is vital for their lives today and in the future. Key indicators of successful integration are a sense of belonging to school, participation in extracurricular activities, both within school and outside it, and social contacts. The present report examines these indicators based on data ...

2020| Ludovica Gambaro, Daniel Kemptner, Lisa Pagel, Laura Schmitz, C. Katharina Spieß
DIW Weekly Report 34 / 2020

Refugees’ High Employment Expectations: Partially Met

This report compares employment expectations among refugees in Germany in 2016 with their actual employment situation in 2018, using the IAB-BAMF-SOEP Survey of Refugees in Germany. In 2016, the majority of refugees reported that the probability they would find employment within two years was high. Employment expectations were met by 54 percent of all refugees; yet 35 percent of refugees who articulated ...

2020| Daniel Graeber, Felicitas Schikora

Fünf Jahre nach „Wir schaffen das“: DIW Berlin zieht Zwischenbilanz zur Integration von Geflüchteten

Vier Studien auf Basis des Sozio-oekonomischen Panels (SOEP) – Geflüchtete gehören meist zur besser gebildeten Hälfte ihrer Herkunftsgesellschaft – Eigene hohe Erwartungen an die Aufnahme einer Beschäftigung erfüllten sich teilweise – Schulische und außerschulische Integration geflüchteter Kinder und Jugendlicher vielfach erfolgreich – Sorgen ...

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