SOEP Conferences

4th International German Socio-Economic Panel User Conference (SOEP2000)

4th International German Socio-Economic Panel User Conference


Date and Place
Program Committee
Best Paper


Abstracts Sessions
Abstracts Poster

Date and Place

The fourth international German Socio-Economic Panel (GSOEP) conference will be held in Berlin, July 5-7, 2000. It takes place at the Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB).

The conference provides all interested parties an opportunity to discuss ongoing research based on the GSOEP and the Cross-National Equivalent File (CNEF). The call for papers was followed by very interesting abstracts. We received far more than 60 contributions.

Venue Adress
WZB Social Science Research Center Berlin
Reichpietschufer 50
10785 Berlin, Germany

Tel.: +49 30 25491-0
Fax: +49 30 25491-684


Please find the final version of the program here


To register use our registration form (please register by May 31, 2000).

Program Committee

Members of the program committee include:

Prof. Thomas DiPrete (Duke University/USA),
Kenneth Couch, Ph.D. (University of Conneticut/USA),
Dr. Roland Habich (Social Science Research Center Berlin),
Dr. Elke Holst (GSOEP/German Institute for Economic Research),
Dr. Dean R. Lillard, (Cornell University/USA),
Dr. Heike Solga (Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin).

Further information is available from:

Prof. Thomas DiPrete, Program Chairperson, GSOEP2000,
Department of Sociology, 268 Soc.-Psych. Bldg.,
Duke University, Box 90088, Durham, NC 27708-0088, USA,
Tel.: +1-919-660-56 14, Fax: +1-919-660-56 23,

Dr. Dean R. Lillard, Program Co-Chairperson, GSOEP2000,
Department of Policy Analysis and Management,
Cornell University, 143 MVR Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853-4401, USA,
Tel.: +1-607-255-9290, Fax: +1-607-255-0799,

Dr. Elke Holst, Program Co-Chairperson, GSOEP2000,
SOEP/DIW, Königin-Luise-Str. 5, D - 14191 Berlin, GERMANY,
Tel.: +49-30-89789-281, Fax: +49-30-89789-109,


There is no fee.

Best paper

The »Society of Friends of the DIW« has decided to honor the presenters of the best three papers. The GSOEP2000 program committee will choose the best three papers which will be announced at the end of the conference.