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Living in Germany

Every year, more than 30,000 people are interviewed for the SOEP study. Without their commitment and the professionalism of the interviewers working for Kantar Public, the survey institute, the SOEP would not be as successful as it is today. Interviewer Andrea Schüle has been working for “Living in Germany”, as the survey is known to respondents, for over 10 years. We introduce...

13.02.2018
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Integration of Migrants in the EU: Why Such Differences Between Member States?

Since the early 1990s, immigration has been a more important source of population increase in the EU than the natural change due to births and deaths, while in recent years Europe is facing a large inflow of refugees. At the same time, Eurobarometer opinion surveys reveal that immigration tops the list of challenges that EU citizens are most concerned about and therefore effective policies toward...

15.02.2018| Veranstaltungsrückblick
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Spotlight: on the German federal election 2017

Statement by DIW president Marcel Fratzscher about the results of the German federal election 2017.

25.09.2017| Spotlight
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SOEP People: A Conversation with Nicolas Ziebarth

Nicolas Ziebarth is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Policy Analysis and Management at Cornell University. He studied economics and business studies at HU and TU Berlin and was a member of the first DIW Graduate Center cohort from 2006 to 2011. During this time, Nicolas Ziebarth worked in the SOEP department at DIW Berlin. His dissertation, entitled “Sickness Absence and Economic...

21.07.2017| SOEP People
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DIW Women's Finance Summit 2017: Opening Remarks by Elke Holst

07.06.2017| Veranstaltungsrückblick
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DIW Women's Finance Summit 2017: Keynote Address by Viviane Reding

06.06.2017| Veranstaltungsrückblick
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Womens Finance Summit 2017 : Opening Reception with German Minister of Defense Ursula von der Leyen

Keynote speech of German Minister of Defense, Ursula von der Leyen, on the opening reception of the DIW Women’s Finance Summit on May 22, 2017 in Berlin. Find more Information on the event here

31.05.2017| Veranstaltungsrückblick
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BCCP Conference and Policy Forum 2017: Concluding Remarks

Concluding remarks held by Hannes Ullrich, research associate in the Firms and Market department, DIW Berlin.

27.06.2017| Veranstaltungsrückblick
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BCCP Conference and Policy Forum 2017: BCCP Distinguished Policy Fellow Award

Gerd Billen, State Secretary to the Federal Minister of Justice and Consumer Protection, received the BCCP Distinguished Policy Fellow Award. The fellowship was awarded by  Gerhard Wagner, Professor of Law, Humboldt University Berlin.

27.06.2017| Veranstaltungsrückblick
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BCCP Conference and Policy Forum 2017: Platform Competition: The Sharing Economy

The sharing economy relies on online platforms to bring together providers and consumers of goods and services. How do platforms compete in these two-sided markets characterized by direct and indirect network effects? Which pricing strategies do these new online platforms adopt? How does rapid innovation ubiquitous in these markets affect competition between platforms? How do new digital...

27.06.2017| Veranstaltungsrückblick
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BCCP Conference and Policy Forum 2017: Policy Roundtable: Consumer and Competition Policy in Platform Markets

The emergence of online platforms has decreased transaction costs considerably, increased price transparency and hence enabled consumers to more easily compare and purchase products and services. At the same time, platforms may achieve market power leading to undesirable market outcomes. Is existing consumer protection law appropriate to address concerns arising on online platforms? Are...

27.06.2017| Veranstaltungsrückblick
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BCCP Conference and Policy Forum 2017: Algorithms and Consumer Targeting

Digital markets are characterized by consumer targeting and customization of products and services. Firms such as Amazon or Google use algorithms to increase their product quality, such as search results or the targeting of advertising. These algorithms rely on past consumer search and browsing behavior to learn and improve results in real-time. This session discusses the extent to which the use...

27.06.2017| Veranstaltungsrückblick
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