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2205 Ergebnisse, ab 21
14. - 15. Mai 2020
Graduate Center Masterclasses

Causal machine learning under unconfoundedness

Speaker: Michael Lechner, University of St. Gallen
Ort: ONLINE via Zoom
Room Internet
Zeit:
May 14, 14:00-17:30
May 15, 09:00-12:30

Masterclasses are a series of one- or two day courses on various topics in Economics, organized by the DIW Graduate Center. The target audience consists of graduate students in Economics at Berlin universities and research institutes. The GC Masterclasses are held on an irregular basis at DIW Berlin (about once a month) and are open to all affiliates of DIW Berlin, those of the BDPEMS program, and ...

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12. - 13. Mai 2020
Workshop

2nd annual Workshop for Women in Macroeconomics, Finance and Economic History (postponed)

Speaker: Yoosoon Chang, Caroline Fohlin, Marie Hoerova
Ort: DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

Please note that the Workshop has been postponed to May 2021. The exact date will shortly be announced in an updated Call for Papers. The 2nd annual Workshop for Women in Macroeconomics, Finance and Economic History is being organized by the DIW Berlin. The aim is to bring together female academic researchers and practitioners to promote and exchange ideas in the field of Macroeconomics, ...

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7. Mai 2020
Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

Common Ownership, Markups and Productivity: Evidence from European Firms

Speaker: Nuria Boot
Ort: Online seminar via Webex
Zeit:
14:30 - 15:30

This is an online seminar using Webex. You will receive the login data with the invitation to the talk. Abstract:  This paper analyzes the relationship between common ownership – when two firms are partially held by the same investor – and markups. Combining firm-level financial data from Europe with ownership data of publicly listed firms, we structurally estimate production ...

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5. Mai 2020
Veranstaltung

Corona-Elterngeld, Bildungsperspektiven und Gleichstellung (Webinar)
Wie kann gute Familienpolitik in Zeiten von Corona gestaltet werden?

Speaker: Katharina Wrohlich, C. Katharina Spieß, Mathias Huebener
Zeit: 11:00 Uhr

Deutschland befindet sich seit Mitte März im kollektiven Lockdown. Zahlreiche Geschäfte sind weiterhin geschlossen, Arbeitnehmerinnen und Arbeitnehmer in Kurzarbeit, viele Beschäftige arbeiten im Home-Office. Die Lockerung der Maßnahmen erfolgt derzeit in vorsichtigen Schritten und stellt berufstätige Eltern weiterhin vor große Probleme. Die Wiedereröffnung ...

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29. April 2020
Berlin Seminar on Energy and Climate Policy

Webinar: German Sustainable Finance Strategy in a European Context

Speaker: Karsten Löffler, Kristina Jeromin, Anne-Claire Roux, Nikki Rupert, Ingmar Jürgens, Franziska Schütze
Zeit: 11:00 - 12:30

Co-organized by the Sustainable Finance Research Platform (SFRP) and Berlin Seminar on Energy and Climate Policy (BSEC) Sustainable Finance is not only a key element of the climate policy agenda. In times of crisis, like the one we are currently experiencing, sustainable finance can also make substantial contributions to making our financial system more resilient, more sustainable and more ...

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29. April 2020
Sustainable Finance

Webinar: German Sustainable Finance Strategy in a European Context

Speaker: Karsten Löffler, Kristina Jeromin, Anne-Claire Roux, Nikki Rupert, Ingmar Jürgens, Franziska Schütze
Ort: Elinor-Ostrom-Saal
DIW Berlin
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 11:00 - 12:30

Co-organized by the Sustainable Finance Research Platform (SFRP) and Berlin Seminar on Energy and Climate Policy (BSEC) Sustainable Finance is not only a key element of the climate policy agenda. In times of crisis, like the one we are currently experiencing, sustainable finance can also make substantial contributions to making our financial system more resilient, more sustainable and more ...

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24. April 2020
DIW Applied Micro Seminar

What do we want? And when do we want it? Alternative objectives and their implications for experimental design.

Speaker: Maximilian Kasy, University of Oxford
Ort: Online seminar via Webex
Zeit:
13:15 - 14:30

Summary:  This talk will provide a survey of several papers on the theory and practice of experimental design. I will compare different objectives (estimator precision, outcomes of participants, informing policy choice to maximize average outcomes, and informing policy choice to maximize utilitarian welfare), and their implications for experimental design. I will consider heuristic ...

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23. - 24. April 2020
Workshop

Finance and Development 2020 (cancelled)

Speaker: Emily L. Breza, Harvard University
Ort: Elinor Ostrom Hall
DIW Berlin
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin

Financial systems have developed rapidly in many developing countries. These changes increase the need for research into their effects. To this end DIW Berlin will host a workshop in the field of “Finance and Development” to be held in Berlin on April 23 in the afternoon and full day April 24, 2020. Attendance by invitation!

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20. April 2020
Sustainable Finance

Online-Workshop: TFCD Reporting Standard in Practice

Speaker: Christian Thimann, Mona Freundt, Frank Sibert, Lukas Simon, Christoph Reißfelder, Timo Busch, Ingmar Jürgens
Zeit: 10:00 - 12:00

In its Climate Action Programme 2030, the German government presented concrete measures for the country to reach its 2030 climate target: a reduction of greenhouse gas levels by 55 percent below 1990 levels. At the same time, the German government officially declared its aim to take a leading position in Sustainable Finance. Hence, the country intends to underpin the transformation to a low-carbon ...

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20. - 21. April 2020
SOEPcampus

SOEPcampus@Universität Bielefeld (cancelled)

Speaker: Sandra Bohmann
Ort: Universität Bielefeld

Der zweitägige Workshop bietet eine fundierte und praxisorientierte Einführung in das Arbeiten mit dem umfangreichen Datenangebot des Sozio-oekonomischen Panels (SOEP). Aufbau, Datenstruktur, Ziehungsdesign und Gewichtungsstrategie des SOEP sowie sich daraus ergebende Analysepotentiale werden vorgestellt. In diversen „Hands-on Sessions“ können die Teilnehmenden den ...

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17. April 2020
Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

The CoRisk-Index: A data-mining approach to identify industry-specific risk assessments related to COVID-19 in real-time

Speaker: Fabian Braesemann (Saïd Business School, University of Oxford)
Ort: Online seminar via Webex
Zeit:
14:30 - 15:30

This event takes place virtually as webinar via Zoom. Abstract:  While the coronavirus spreads around the world, governments are attempting to reduce contagion rates at the expense of negative economic effects. Market expectations have plummeted, foreshadowing the risk of a global economic crisis and mass unemployment. Governments provide huge financial aid programmes to mitigate the expected ...

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9. April 2020
Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

Modeling Geographical Preferences to Study the Welfare Implication of Airbnb's Presence in the Short-Term Accomodation Market

Speaker: Maximilian Schäfer
Ort: Online seminar via Webex
Zeit:
13:45 - 14:45

Abstract:  We study competition between Airbnb and hotel accommodations in Paris in 2017 to assess the welfare implications of Airbnb’s presence on hotels and travelers. The existing literature on the subject exclusively uses across city variation in Airbnb diffusion. Consequently, it does not take into account that the location of an accommodation within a city might be an important ...

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19. März 2020
DIW Europe Lecture

Die Europäische Währungsunion - die Unvollendete? [Abgesagt]

Speaker: Dr. Jens Weidmann
Ort: Auditorium Friedrichstrasse
Quartier 110
Friedrichstrasse 180
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 10.00 - 11.30 Uhr

Leider ist die Veranstaltung abgesagt. Sobald ein neuer Termin feststeht, wird er hier auf der Webseite bekannt gegeben.  Dr. Jens Weidmann, Präsident der Deutschen Bundesbank, hält die Keynote "Die Europäische Währungsunion - die Unvollendete?" im Rahmen der 6. DIW Europe Lecture. Die Veranstaltung wird von Professor Marcel Fratzscher, Präsident des DIW Berlin, ...

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16. März 2020
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

Childless Cities - canceled

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

Unfortunately the event is canceled. As soon as a new date is fixed, it will be announced here on the website. BAMS is a joint seminar by the DIW Berlin, the Hertie School of Governance, the HU Berlin and the WZB.

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13. März 2020
Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

Market Concentration in Europe: Evidence based on Antitrust Markets (canceled)

Speaker: Tomaso Duso
Ort: Anna J. Schwartz Room
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit:
10:30 - 11:30
- Cancelled -

Abstract:  An increasing body of empirical evidence has documented trends to risen concentration, profits, markups, and market power in many industries across the world since the 1980s. Several factors – such as globalisation, digitisation, the increased role of intangible assets and sunk costs, as well as M&A activity and the (under)enforcement of merger control– have been ...

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11. März 2020
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

Wrangling and working with 3D-Building Models

Speaker: Hans Walter Steinhauer
Ort: Conference Room 33002c nn
DIW Berlin
Room 3.3.002c
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

The Federal Agency for Cartography and Geodesy (BKG) provides 3D-Building models for Germany. The data come in a City-GML (geographical markup language) format, locating every building throughout Germany and providing information such as its ground plan, height, and the building’s purpose. I will provide an overview on the data, its coverage and limitations, as they are available for ...

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11. März 2020
Cluster-Seminar Öffentliche Finanzen und Lebenslagen

Decomposition of Gender Pension Gaps Across Europe from a life-course perspective – preliminary drafts from sequence data analysis and Blinder-Oaxaca-Decompositions

Speaker: Carla Rowold, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Ort: Anna J. Schwartz Room
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

My master thesis compares the impact of different life-courses on the Gender Pension Gaps across East and West Germany, Czechia and Italy. Using retrospective data on the dimensions of work and family from SHARELIFE, I contrast two different approaches. The first applies sequence data analysis to identify work-family life course patterns across all four countries as a first step, and includes ...

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5. - 6. März 2020
SOEPcampus

SOEPcampus@DIW Berlin 2020

Speaker: Sandra Bohmann
Ort: Elinor-Ostrom-Saal
DIW Berlin
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin

Am 5. und 6. März 2020 organisieren wir einen zweitägigen Workshop zum Sozio-oekonomischen Panel (SOEP) am DIW Berlin. Neben Vorträgen zu Aufbau, Datenstruktur, Ziehungsdesign und Gewichtungsstrategie bieten hands-on Sessions eine praxisorientierte Annäherung an die Daten und ihre Potentiale. Der Workshop richtet sich an Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler auf allen ...

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4. März 2020
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

Welche Fakten braucht die Gesellschaft eigentlich?

Speaker: Walter J. Radermacher, former Director General of Eurostat and President of the Federal Statistical Office of Germany
Ort: Karl Popper Room
DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.020
Mohrenstr. 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:00 - 13:00

Sind Daten das neue Gold? Man hat den Eindruck, dass wir alle technischen Finessen ausloten, um an das wertvolle Gut heranzukommen. Was auch immer mit dem Begriff „Daten“ assoziiert wird, scheint diesem Vorhaben Glanz zu verleihen. Entscheidungen, Politik, Management und vieles mehr sollten jetzt „datengesteuert“ sein. Big Data, Machine Learning, Algorithmen und kü ...

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4. März 2020
Veranstaltung

Präsentation des Papers: What Moves Treasury Yields?

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Emanuel Mönch, Deutsche Bundesbank
Ort: Joan Robinson Room
DIW Berlin
Room 3.3.002a
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 11:00 bis 12:15

We characterize the joint dynamics of a large number of macroeconomic variables and Treasury yields in a dynamic factor model. We use this framework to identify a yield curve news shock as an innovation that does not move yields contemporaneously but explains a maximum share of the forecast error variance of yields over the next two years. This shock explains more than half, and along with a ...

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