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28. November 2019
Veranstaltung

Präsentation des Finanzstabilitätsberichts der Bundesbank

Speaker: Tim Oliver Berg, Deutsche Bundesbank
Ort: Karl-Popper-Raum
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.020
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 11:00 bis 12:15

Wir bitten um Anmeldung per Mail an: akegel@diw.de

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27. November 2019
Cluster-Seminar Öffentliche Finanzen und Lebenslagen

A question of gender: How promotions affect earnings

Speaker: Aline Zucco
Ort: Anna J. Schwartz Room
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Occupational positions can explain an important part of the differences in pay between men and women. However, a considerable Gender Pay Gap exists even within the same occupational position. In this paper, we aim at understanding the reason for the gap within occupational positions and, therefore, investigate whether promotions lead to the same effect on earnings growth for men and women. ...

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27. - 29. November 2019
Workshop

InGRID-2 Expert Workshop 'Comparative Analysis of Longitudinal Data on Educational Outcomes’

Ort: German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Germany

Educational outcomes are crucial for social participation and labor market opportunities. To develop strategies to improve people’s social and economic prospects, governments are increasingly interested in international comparisons of educational opportunities and outcomes. The workshop ‘Comparative Analysis of Longitudinal Data on Educational Outcomes’ aims to describe and ...

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26. November 2019
Veranstaltung

Zwischenbilanz zum Gute-KiTa-Gesetz: Ist gut gemeint auch gut gemacht?

Speaker: Elke Alsago, Bettina Bundszus, Jörg Freese, C. Katharina Spieß
Ort: Elinor-Ostrom-Saal
DIW Berlin
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 17:00 - 18:30

Mit dem Gute-KiTa-Gesetz hat der Bund erstmalig ein Gesetz verabschiedet, das explizit zum Ziel hat, die Qualität der Kindertagesbetreuung in Deutschland zu verbessern. Dazu werden den Ländern, auf Grundlage von Verträgen der einzelnen Bundesländer mit dem Bund, Bundesmittel zur Verfügung gestellt. Die Bundesländer wählen aus zehn Handlungsfeldern aus und ...

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22. November 2019
Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

State-owned Firms and Payout Policy - Evidence from German Municipal Firms

Speaker: Astrid Cullmann, DIW Berlin & TU Berlin
Ort: Anna J. Schwartz Room
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 10:30 - 11:30

This study investigates the payout policy of state-owned municipal firms. Based on insights from agency theory we derive an empirically testable model based on Lintner's corporate dividend policy model accounting for the characteristics of state-owned firms in terms of corporate governance and ownership structure. Exploiting a large and new panel dataset on German firms from the years 2003 to 201 ...

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22. November 2019
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

DENeB - 6th PhD Workshop

Ort: Joan-Robinson-Raum
DIW Berlin
Room 3.3.002a
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 9:30 - 18:00

DENeB brings together researchers in the Berlin area who are working on themes related to Development Economics. The seminar series gives invited guests the opportunity to present their work and receive feedback from members of the network.

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20. November 2019
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

Determinants of Locus of Control - Evidence from a Mentoring Intervention

Speaker: Sandra Bohmann
Ort: Conference Room 33002c nn
DIW Berlin
Room 3.3.002c
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

(together with Fabian Kosse and Armin Falk) In this project we investigate the determinants of locus of control using data from the BRIQ Family Panel. Particular interest lies in the effectiveness of a one year mentoring intervention which targeted low SES children at the age of 7 to 9.We find that the mentoring intervention had no effect on locus of control in the first 5 waves ...

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20. November 2019
Veranstaltung

100 Jahre deutsches Steuersystem

Speaker: Johanna Hey, Cansel Kiziltepe, Antje Tillmann, Achim Truger, Stefan Bach
Ort: Elinor-Ostrom-Saal
DIW Berlin
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 17:30 - 19:00

Die „Erzbergerschen Steuer- und Finanzreformen“ 1919/20 haben die Steuern und öffentlichen Finanzen in Deutschland nahezu vollständig umgestaltet und modernisiert. Diese Reformen prägen unser Steuersystem bis heute. DIW-Steuerexperte Dr. Stefan Bach stellt die Überblicksstudie zum Thema 100 Jahre deutsches Steuersystem vor. Dabei zeigt er die wesentlichen ...

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20. - 21. November 2019
Workshop

Workshop on Development Economics: "Firms and Productivity"

Ort: Joan Robinson Room
DIW Berlin
Room 3.3.002a
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

This workshop brings together high profile junior researchers from leading universities in Europe and the US, who present recent work on the nexus of firms and productivity in developing economies. The workshop is jointly organized by researchers from the DIW and the University of Munich (LMU). Attendance by invitation!

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18. November 2019
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

Inattention and Switching Costs as sources of inertia in Medicare Part D

Speaker: Amelie Wuppermann
Ort: Elinor Ostrom Hall
DIW Berlin
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 16.00 - 17.15

BAMS is a joint seminar by the DIW Berlin, the Hertie School of Governance, the HU Berlin and the WZB.

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18. November 2019
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

From workers to capitalists in less than two generations: A study of Chinese urban elite transformation between 1988 and 2013

Speaker: Li Yang, Paris School of Economics
Ort: Conference Room 33002c nn
DIW Berlin
Room 3.3.002c
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 14:00

Economic and social transformation of China during the past 40 years is without precedent in human history. While the economic transformation was extensively studied, social transformation was not. In this paper, we use for the first time harmonized household surveys covering the period 1988-2013 to study the changes in the characteristics the richest 5 percent of China’s urban population. ...

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15. November 2019
DIW Applied Micro Seminar

Mothers Working during Preschool Years and Child Skills. Does Income Compensate?

Speaker: Emma Tominey, University of York
Ort: Anna J. Schwartz Room
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 13:15 - 14:30

Abstract: Increasing mothers’ labour supply in a child’s preschool years can cause a reduction in time investments that can lead to a negative direct effect on mid-childhood and teenage outcomes. As mothers’ work hours increase, income will rise and we ask whether income can compensate for the negative effect of hours by adopting a novel mediation analysis that exploits exogenous ...

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13. November 2019
Cluster-Seminar Öffentliche Finanzen und Lebenslagen

Average Wage Gaps and Expected Wage Cuts - An Investigation of Selection Neglect Bias in Income Expectations

Speaker: Annekatrin Schrenker
Ort: Anna J. Schwartz Room
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Economists spend much of their lives talking about and correcting for sample selection. Recent evidence from behavioral economics documents that participants in lab experiments don't account for selection effects when they interpret conditional distributions. This "selection neglect" can distort expectations in settings where individuals learn from comparisons with other people who differ in ...

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13. November 2019
Berlin Lunchtime Meeting

Vorstellung des
Jahresgutachtens 2019/2020 des Sachverständigenrates zur Begutachtung der gesamtwirtschaftlichen Entwicklung (SVR)

Speaker: Christoph M. Schmidt, Claus Michelsen
Ort: Elinor-Ostrom-Saal
DIW Berlin
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:00 - 14:00

Vortrag und Diskussion des Jahresgutachtens 2019/20: "Den Strukturwandel meistern" Mittagsimbiss ab 12:00, die Präsentation beginnt um 12:45. Wir freuen uns auf Ihre Teilnahme und bitten um Ihre verbindliche Anmeldung an events@diw.de.

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12. November 2019
Schumpeter BSE Macro Seminar

The cost of macroprudential deleveraging in a low interest rate environment (co-authored with Jack Chen, Daria Finocchiaro, Jesper Lindé)

Speaker: Karl Walentin, Sveriges Riksbank
Ort: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Festsaal
Luisenstraße 56
10115 Berlin
Zeit: 16:00-18:00

The Schumpeter-BSE-Seminar is the Berlin Macro and Economic History seminar. It is jointly organized by Michael Burda (HU Berlin), Frank Heinemann (TU Berlin), Alexander Kriwoluzky (DIW Berlin), Mathias Trabandt (FU Berlin), and Nikolaus Wolf (HU Berlin).

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11. November 2019
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

The Inverse Product Differentiation Logit Model

Speaker: Mogens Fosgerau
Ort: Elinor Ostrom Hall
DIW Berlin
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 16.00 - 17.15

BAMS is a joint seminar by the DIW Berlin, the Hertie School of Governance, the HU Berlin and the WZB.

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11. - 13. November 2019
BSE Scientific Skills Workshops

Job Market Interview Training

Speaker: Sigrid Pearson
Ort: Conference Room 33002c nn
DIW Berlin
Room 3.3.002c
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: Individual start times, 90 minutes each session

In the academic job market, a face to face interview is the central process to convince potential employers of your future research prospects. Handling a job interview successfully is not an easy challenge, but the skills needed to present yourself in the best light can be practiced. For this reason, this year the BSE will offer job market interview training in the form of a ‘mock interview ...

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8. November 2019
Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

Choosing between Explicit Cartel Formation and Tacit Collusion – An Experiment

Speaker: Maximilian Andres, University of Potsdam
Ort: Anna J. Schwartz Room
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 10:30 - 11:30

Abstract: Antitrust authorities try to detect and sanction existing cartels and hinder the formation of new ones. Firms nevertheless try to collude while avoiding sanctions, for example by colluding tacitly instead of explicitly forming a cartel. In this paper, we focus on differences in the communication of firms that either form an explicit cartel or try to collude tacitly. The latter may still ...

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8. November 2019
DIW Europe Lecture

DIW Europe Lecture - Canceled

Speaker: Nicola Sturgeon, First Minister of Scotland
Ort: Elinor Ostrom Hall
DIW Berlin
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 13.00 - 14.30

Due to the current political circumstances in the United Kingdom the event has unfortunately been canceled but will likely take place in 2020.

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7. November 2019
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

The New Top-Wealth Sample - First Impressions

Speaker: Johannes König, Carsten Schröder
Ort: Anna J. Schwartz Room
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:00 - 13:00

Top-wealth holders are typically underrepresented or completely missing in population surveys. The lack of comprehensive national registers on high-wealth individuals in many countries challenged previous attempts to remedy this under-representation. In a novel research design, we draw on public data on the shareholding structures of companies as a sampling frame. Our design builds on the ...

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