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The Impact of the Minimum Wage on Working Hours

The present paper analyzes how the statutory minimum wage introduced on January 1, 2015, has affected working hours in Germany up to 2016. The data used come from the Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP), which provides not only contractual working hours but

In: Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik 240 (2020), 2-3, S. 233-267 | Patrick Burauel, Marco Caliendo, Markus M. Grabka, Cosima Obst, Malte Preuss, Carsten Schröder
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Prosociality and Risk Preferences in the Financial Sector

Using large-scale data from the German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP), this paper finds that financial professionals have a lower prosociality and riskier behavior than a control group. I interpret these findings using ...

12.02.2020| Max Deter, University of Wuppertal
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Identifying Robust Correlates of Risk Preference: A Systematic Approach Using Specification Curve Analysis

In: Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (2020), im Ersch. | Renato Frey, David Richter, Jürgen Schupp, Ralph Hertwig, Rui Mata

Thüringen-Krise ist auch aus wirtschaftlicher Sicht ein Debakel

Alexander S. Kritikos, Forschungsdirektor am DIW Berlin, äußert sich zu den Folgen der Krise in Thüringen:

10.02.2020| Alexander S. Kritikos
SOEPpapers 1066 / 2020

Who is Thinking of Leaving Germany? The Role of Postmaterialism, Risk Attitudes, and Life-Satisfaction on Emigration Intentions of German Nationals

The subject of emigration from affluent countries, such as Germany, raises the question of who are more likely to leave their highly-industrialized countries known for high living standards, stable political scene and prosperous economy. Using the ..

2020| Elena Samarsky
SOEPpapers 1067 / 2020

Inferring Floor Area Ratio Thresholds for the Delineation of City Centers Based on Cognitive Perception

The morphology of today’s cities is the result of historic urban developments and ongoing urban transformation resulting in complex urban spatial structures. While functionally as well as spatially, cities are structured into sub-units such as the ..

2020| Michael Wurm, Jan Goebel, Gert G. Wagner, Matthias Weigand, Stefan Dech, and Hannes Taubenböck
SOEPpapers 1068 / 2020

The Impact of Having Children on Domain-Specific Life Satisfaction: A Quasi-Experimental Longitudinal Investigation Using the Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP) Data

Longitudinal studies have documented improvements in parents’ life satisfaction due to childbearing, followed by postpartum adaptation back to baseline. However, the details underlying this process remain largely unexplored. Based on past literature,

2020| Michael D. Krämer, Joseph L. Rodgers
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The Impact of ECB Policy on Structural Reforms

We estimate the impact of monetary policy on structural reform adoption in the euro area. We identify exogenous ECB policy changes through an event study that extracts the unexpected variation in euro area interest rates on policy announcement days.

In: European Economic Review 122 (2020), 103361, 20 S. | Malte Rieth, Jana Wittlich
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Take Your Time to Grow: A Field Experiment on the Hiring of Youths

We investigate the effect of spells of no formal employment of young Germans on their chances of entering the labor market through an apprenticeship. We also study whether the potential negative effects of such spells can be mitigated by publicly ...

In: German Economic Review 20 (2019), 4, S. 706-729 | Dorothea Kübler, Julia Schmid, Robert Stüber
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