Seminare

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5. Mai 2011
DIW Applied Micro Seminar

Taxation of Couples: A Critical Survey

Speaker: Ray Rees, Munich University
Ort: Eleanor-Dulles-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 13:15-14:45

The seminar serves as a forum for discussing current research projects by researchers from universities and research institutes in Germany and around the world. The focus of the presented work is typically on applied microeconomics or applied microeconometrics. Time: Friday, 13.15 - 14.30 (time subject to variation) Place: DIW Berlin, Mohrenstr. 58, Anna J. Schwartz Room (5.2.010) The ...

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5. - 6. Mai 2011
Graduate Center Masterclasses

Beyond Mean Impacts in Empirical Research

Speaker: Magne Mogstad, Statistics Norway
Ort: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 15:00-18:30 (5.5.)
09:00-13:30 (6.5.)

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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29. April 2011
Graduate Center Masterclasses

Topics in Time Series Analysis and Forecasting

Speaker: Jörg Breitung, Universität Bonn
Ort: Eleanor-Dulles-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 09:30-18:00

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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27. April 2011
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

SOEP Brown Bag Seminar: Family Smoking Cause British Youth to Smoke?
All in the Family British Style: Does Family Smoking Cause British Youth to Smoke?

Ort: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Laura Fumagalli (ISER, University of Essex) joint work with Dean R. Lillard (Cornell University)Smoking is one of the leading preventable causes of death in every developed economy. In the U.S. smoking is estimated to be a significant cause of more than 400,000 premature deaths annually. Recent policy debates in most countries have tended to focus on how to prevent youth from starting to smoke. ...

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20. April 2011
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

SOEP Brown Bag Seminar: Internet users and non-users: comparing SOEP-data and a probability-based online panel
Internet users and non-users: comparing SOEP-data and a probability-based online panel

Ort: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Bella Struminskaya (GESIS) Online surveys are gaining in importance as a tool of data collection and as a platform for methodological experiments. However, certain challenges in regard to the quality of data need to be considered. Volunteer as well as probability-based online panels pose problems of non-coverage bias. Internet users differ from non-users in demographic characteristics: they are ...

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14. April 2011
DIW Applied Micro Seminar

Adieu Rabenmutter - The Effect of Culture on Fertility, Female Labour Supply, the Gender Wage Gap and Childcare

Speaker: Rainald Borck, University of Passau
Ort: Eleanor-Dulles-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 13:15-14:45

The seminar serves as a forum for discussing current research projects by researchers from universities and research institutes in Germany and around the world. The focus of the presented work is typically on applied microeconomics or applied microeconometrics. Time: Friday, 13.15 - 14.30 (time subject to variation) Place: DIW Berlin, Mohrenstr. 58, Anna J. Schwartz Room (5.2.010) The ...

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6. April 2011
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

SOEP Brown Bag Seminar: Two-stage indirect sampling of Kindergarten children in the National Educational Panel Study
Two-stage indirect sampling of Kindergarten children in the National Educational Panel Study

Ort: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Solange Koch (National Educational Panel Study ) In general sampling is based on a complete list. Complete lists of information concerning all units of the target population enable using sampling strategies and getting – depending on the quality of list and strategy – unbiased estimators for parameters of the target population. Without a sampling frame direct sampling is not possible. ...

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23. März 2011
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

SOEP Brown Bag Seminar: On the Stability of Self-Reported Measures of Willingness to Take Risks
On the Stability of Self-Reported Measures of Willingness to Take Risks

Ort: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Ingo Isphording (Ruhr University Bochum Research School) Newly available self-reported measures of willingness to take risks are increasingly used as empirical representations of individual risk preferences. Psychological literature states that risk preferences are formed during childhood and are stable thereafter.  Referencing this literature, stability of preferences is often used as an ...

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3. März 2011
Berlin Seminar on Energy and Climate Policy

Institutional and Legal Aspects of a Potential “Gap” – What Happens If Nothing Happens?

Ort: Schumpeter Saal
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

Agenda and PresentationsThis seminar was structured as a discussion of the international climate framework post-2010 with a focus on market mechanisms, e.g. the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM).Dr. Ralph Bodle, Ecologic InstituteDr. Martin Cames, Öko-Institut e.V.:Carbon markets after 2012

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23. Februar 2011
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

SOEP Brown Bag Seminar: Women's Career and Children - Human Capital and Earnings of Women in Korea and Germany. A Comparative Study
Women's Career and Children - Human Capital and Earnings of Women in Korea and Germany. A Comparative Study

Ort: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Mee-Kyung Jung (PhD student in Economics at the University of Frankfurt am Main)Die Studie stellt zufolge Mincer und Polachek (1974, 1978) eine Verdienstdiskontinuität der beschäftigten Mütter als Hypothese auf. Mincer und Polachek teilten in ihrem Modell eine Arbeitsmarkterfahrung der Frauen in die 3 Phasen - die Beschäftigungsphase vor der Heirat, Kindererziehungsphase und ...

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17. Februar 2011
Berlin Seminar on Energy and Climate Policy

What Regulatory Framework Is Needed to Finance Large-Scale Grid Expansion

Ort: Schumpeter Saal
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

Agenda and PresentationsTorsten Bischoff, Head "Integration of Renewables," BMUMichael Weber, SRU (German Advisory Council on the Environment): Pathways towards a 100% renewable electricity systemThorsten Bechers, TU Berlin, Workgroup for Infrastructure Policy

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16. Februar 2011
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

SOEP Brown Bag Seminar: Power within couples: What factors and transitions affect power?
Power within couples: What factors and transitions affect power?

Ort: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Yvonne Lott (DIW Berlin and BIGSSS, Bremen)Social inequality within the family is a crucial dimension of inequality in the wider society. Power imbalances between partners are linked with intra-family inequality. Surprisingly, power has mostly been neglected in German research so far. First goal of this study, therefore, is to get an idea about what factors are related to power. Rational choice ...

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9. Februar 2011
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

SOEP Brown Bag Seminar: Design and early findings from Understanding Society: the UK Household Longitudinal Study
Design and early findings from Understanding Society: the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Ort: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Heather Laurie (ISER, Essex, UK)The talk describes the key design features and progress to date of Understanding Society, the new household panel survey of 40,000 households in the UK. Some early findings from the Innovation Panel of 1500 households which is used for methodological experimentation will be described along with some preliminary results from year 1 of wave 1 of the study. 

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2. Februar 2011
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

SOEP Brown Bag Seminar: Das Beziehungs- und Familienpanel (pairfam): Design, Feldverlauf und Methodik
Das Beziehungs- und Familienpanel (pairfam): Design, Feldverlauf und Methodik

Ort: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Nina Schumann (Mannheimer Zentrum für Europäische Sozialforschung, MZES)Mit dem Beziehungs- und Familienpanel (pairfam) existiert seit der ersten Erhebungswelle aus dem Jahr 2008/2009 eine weitere große, repräsentative und interdisziplinäre Längsschnittstudie in Deutschland. Das auf 14 Jahre angelegte Projekt folgt einem Kohorten-Sequenz-Design; in der ersten Welle ...

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26. Januar 2011
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

SOEP Brown Bag Seminar: The Causal Effect of Maternal Education on Child's Health and Schooling Outcomes: Evidence from Germany
The Causal Effect of Maternal Education on Child's Health and Schooling Outcomes: Evidence from Germany

Ort: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Jan Marcus and Daniel Kemptner, both DIW Berlin Graduate CenterThis is the first study investigating the causal effect of maternal education on child's health behavior and schooling outcomes in Germany. Our paper adds to the existing literature on intergenerational transfers in various ways. We apply a new instrumental variables approach which has not yet been used in the intergenerational context ...

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19. Januar 2011
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

SOEP Special Brown Bag Seminar: Nachbildung von Bildungsverläufen im SOEP: Der Datensatz BIOEDU - aktueller Stand
Nachbildung von Bildungsverläufen im SOEP: Der Datensatz BIOEDU - aktueller Stand

Ort: Eleanor-Dulles-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 5.2.010
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Henning Lohmann (SOEP, DIW Berlin)Sven Witzke (SOEP, DIW Berlin)Das Sozio-oekonomische Panel (SOEP) enthält - beginnend mit frühkindlicher Betreuung bis hin zu tertiärer Ausbildung und Weiterbildung - eine große Anzahl von Variablen zur Bildungsbeteiligung und zu Bildungsabschlüssen. Allerdings liegt der Großteil der Informationen nicht in einem Format vor, das ...

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12. Januar 2011
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

SOEP Brown Bag Seminar: Auszug aus dem Elternhaus - Determinanten des Auszugszeitpunkts und der Wohnentfernung mit Daten des sozio-oekonomischen Panels (SOEP)
Auszug aus dem Elternhaus - Determinanten des Auszugszeitpunkts und der Wohnentfernung mit Daten des sozio-oekonomischen Panels (SOEP)

Ort: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Ferdinand Geissler (Universität Bamberg)Beim Auszugsprozess junger Erwachsener aus dem Elternhaus sind zwei Dimensionen von Bedeutung: Wann ziehen die Kinder aus und wie weit ziehen sie weg? Die bisherige Forschung zum Auszugsverhalten hat sich bislang auf Koresidenz und den Auszugszeitpunkt konzentriert. Über die Wohndistanz zwischen Kindern und Eltern, die beim Auszug der Kinder aus ...

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2. Dezember 2010
Berlin Seminar on Energy and Climate Policy

Decarbonising the Transport Sector – Technology perspectives and instruments

Ort: Schumpeter Saal
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

Agenda and PresentationsMichael Krail, Fraunhofer ISI, Technological Potential for CO2 Emission Reduction of Passenger CarsMichael Holtermann, ESMT

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17. November 2010
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

SOEP Brown Bag Seminar: The Individual Level Dynamics of Bounded Partisanship
The Individual Level Dynamics of Bounded Partisanship

Ort: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Thomas J. Scotto  (University of Essex )AbstractOver the past half century, scholars utilized a variety of theoretical and methodological approaches to study the attachment or identification voters have with political parties. However, models on partisan (in)stability ignore its bounded character.Making use of Mixed Latent Markov Models we measure change and stability of individual-level ...

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10. November 2010
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

SOEP Brown Bag Seminar: Effect of Birthright Citizenship on Parental Integration Outcomes
The Effect of Birthright Citizenship on Parental Integration Outcomes

Ort: Gustav-Schmoller-Raum
DIW Berlin im Quartier 110
Room 3.3.002A
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin
Zeit: 12:30 - 13:30

Irma Clots-Figueras (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)AbstractThe integration of immigrants is constantly a subject of public debate, and measures to foster assimilation of newcomers are central in the political agenda of many countries. This paper focuses on the legal institution of citizenship and analyzes the consequences of the introduction of birthright citizenship in Germany. Exploiting the ...

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