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DIW Weekly Report 4/5 / 2020

Proportion of Women on Top-Decision Making Bodies of Large Companies Increasing, except on Supervisory Boards in the Financial Sector

The share of women on executive boards of large companies in Germany has increased somewhat more strongly than in previous years. The top 200 companies reached the ten percent mark for the first time: women held 14 more board positions than in the ..

2020| Anja Kirsch, Katharina Wrohlich
DIW Weekly Report 4/5 / 2020

More Women on Supervisory Boards: Increasing Indications That the Effect of the Gender Quota Extends to Executive Boards

The statutory gender quota for supervisory boards is effective: the proportion of women on supervisory boards has increased over the past years, especially in the companies subject to the quota. But is the quota creating trickle-down effects for ...

2020| Anja Kirsch, Katharina Wrohlich
Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

Determinants of Ownership Changes in the Market for Diabetes

Abstract:  This paper investigates the determinants of ownership changes of drug candidates in one of the most important current pharma markets —the market for diabetes. We in particular look at how do the competitive circumstances, ...

20.12.2019| Jan Malek
Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

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

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 ...

22.11.2019| Astrid Cullmann, DIW Berlin & TU Berlin
Workshop

Workshop on Development Economics: "Firms and Productivity"

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 ...

20.11.2019
Statements

Tesla-Werk ist ermutigendes Signal für Automobilstandort Deutschland

Zur Ankündigung des Elektroautobauers Tesla, ein Werk in der Region Berlin-Brandenburg zu errichten, äußert sich der DIW-Ökonom Alexander Schiersch, wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter in der Abteilung Unternehmen und Märkte am ...

13.11.2019| Alexander Schiersch
Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

Choosing between Explicit Cartel Formation and Tacit Collusion – An Experiment

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 ...

08.11.2019| Maximilian Andres, University of Potsdam
Pressemitteilung

Hoher Anteil ländlicher Regionen hemmt ostdeutsches Produktivitätswachstum

Trotz Annäherungsprozess bleibt Produktivität in Ostdeutschland niedriger als in Westdeutschland, im industriellen Sektor beträgt der Rückstand rund 20 Prozent – Starke ländliche Prägung und Produktionsschwäche der weniger stark besiedelten städtischen Räume sind Gründe für Produktivitätsdefizit des Ostens – Maßnahmen ..

23.10.2019
Statements

Erste Frau an Spitze eines DAX-30-Konzerns ist ermutigendes Zeichen

Zum ersten Mal wird eine Frau ein DAX-30-Unternehmen führen: Jennifer Morgan tritt bei SAP gemeinsam mit Christian Klein die Nachfolge von Bill McDermott an. Dazu ein Statement von Katharina Wrohlich, Leiterin der Forschungsgruppe Gender ...

11.10.2019| Katharina Wrohlich
Bericht

European banking landscape between diversity, competition and concentration

European banking landscape between diversity, competition and concentration The new issue of the Vierteljahrshefte zur Wirtschaftsforschung 4/2018 (Quarterly Journal of Economic Research) on European banking landscape between diversity, competition and concentration is now available. Causes and consequences of institutional diversity are a largely neglected issue in economics. Only in ...

09.10.2019| Dorothea Schäfer
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