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Diskussionspapiere 1816 / 2019

Income Redistribution, Consumer Credit, and Keeping up with the Riches

In this study, we set up a DSGE model with upward looking consumption comparison and show that consumption externalities are an important driver of consumer credit dynamics. Our model economy is populated by two different household types. Investors,

2019| Mathias Klein, Christopher Krause
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Verdrängung oder Sozialpolitik? Einfluss von Regulierungen auf die Wohneigentumsquote

Bisher stand die empirische Forschung zu Mietwohnungsmärkten nicht im Fokus vergleichender Wohnungsforschung. Mit Blick auf die Debatte um steigende Mieten kann vergleichende Forschung zum Mietwohnungsmarkt zum Erkenntnisgewinn beitragen. Neue Daten

In: Wirtschaftsdienst 99 (2019), 5, S. 363–366 | Konstantin Kholodilin, Sebastian Kohl
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

In der Niedriglohnfalle

In: Die Zeit (17.05.2019), [Online-Artikel] | Marcel Fratzscher
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Nein, der Gender-Pay-Gap ist kein Mythos

In: Die Zeit (22.03.2019), [Online-Artikel] | Marcel Fratzscher
Diskussionspapiere 1805 / 2019

Does the German Minimum Wage Help Low Income Households? Evidence from Observed Outcomes and the Simulation of Potential Effects

Does the federal minimum wage in Germany introduced in 2015 improve the income situation of low income households and reduce in-work poverty? Previous literature on its distributional impact was either focused on earnings and hourly wages (e.g. ...

2019| Teresa Backhaus, Kai-Uwe Müller

"A Schumpeterian Model of Top Income Inequality"

Top income inequality rose sharply in the United States over the last 40 years but increased only slightly in economies like France and Japan. Why? This paper explores a model in which heterogeneous entrepreneurs, broadly interpreted, exert effort to ...

17.10.2018| Jihee Kim, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
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Us State Cigarette Tax Increases and Smoke‐Free Legislation in Relation to Cigarette Expenditure across Household Socio‐Economic Circumstances: A Quasi‐Experimental Study

Background and Aims: While research has focused on outcomes of tobacco control policies, less is known about the mechanisms by which policies may affect tobacco use. We estimated the associations of changes in cigarette taxes and smoke‐free ...

In: Addiction 114 (2018), 4, S. 721-729 | Summer Sherburne Hawkins, Melissa Kull, Christopher F. Baum
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Social Image Concerns and Welfare Take-Up

Using a laboratory experiment, we present first evidence that social image concerns causally reduce the take-up of an individually beneficial transfer. Our design manipulates the informativeness of the take-up decision by varying whether transfer ...

In: Journal of Public Economics 168 (2018), S. 174-192 | Jana Friedrichsen, Tobias König, Renke Schmacker
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Frauen können die Rente retten

In: Die Zeit (28.09.2018), [Online-Artikel] | Marcel Fratzscher
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Fünf Ideen für ein besseres Hartz IV

In: Die Zeit (20.04.2018), [Online-Artikel] | Marcel Fratzscher
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