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Wage Mobility in East and West Germany

This article studies long run wage mobility as a characteristic of regional labor markets. Using German administrative data we describe wage mobility since 1975 in West and since 1992 in East Germany. Wage mobility declined substantially in East Germany in the 1990s and moderately in East and West Germany since the late 1990s. These findings are robust in many dimensions. We apply RIF regression based ...

In: Labour Economics 39 (2016), S. 11-34 | Regina T. Riphahn, Daniel D. Schnitzlein
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How Important Is the Family? Evidence from Sibling Correlations in Permanent Earnings in the USA, Germany, and Denmark

This paper is the first to analyze the impact of family background on permanent earnings based on sibling correlations in Germany and to provide a cross-country comparison of Germany, Denmark, and USA. The main findings are that family and community background has a stronger influence on permanent earnings in Germany than in Denmark, and a comparable influence is found in USA. This holds true for both ...

In: Journal of Population Economics 27 (2014), 1, S. 69-89 | Daniel D. Schnitzlein
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How Important Is Cultural Background for the Level of Intergenerational Mobility?

Based on brother correlations in permanent earnings for different groups of second generation immigrants, the findings in this paper indicate that cultural background is not a major determinant of the level of intergenerational economic mobility.

In: Economics Letters 114 (2012), 3, S. 335-337 | Daniel D. Schnitzlein
Monographien

Cognitive Skills, Non-Cognitive Skills, and Family Background: Evidence from Sibling Correlations

This paper estimates sibling correlations in cognitive and non-cognitive skills to evaluate the importance of family background for skill formation. Based on a large representative German dataset including IQ test scores and measures of non-cognitive skills, a restricted maximum likelihood model indicates a strong relationship between family background and skill formation. Sibling correlations in non-cognitive ...

Bonn: IZA, 2016, 39 S.
(Discussion Paper Series / Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit ; 9918)
| Silke Anger, Daniel D. Schnitzlein
Monographien

Wage Mobility in East and West Germany

Bonn: IZA, 2011, 48, 15 S.
(Discussion Paper Series / Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit ; 6246)
| Regina T. Riphahn, Daniel D. Schnitzlein
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