Seminars

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September 20, 2021
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

Mikrosimulation verschiedener Varianten eines Bedingungslosen Grundeinkommens in Deutschland

Speaker: Maximilian Blömer (ifo), Andreas Peichl (ifo, LMU München) & Ronnie Schöb (FU Berlin), Jürgen Schupp
Location: Online seminar via Cisco Webex
Time: 12:00-13:00

Mit einer Begrüßung und Einführung in die Thematik durch Jürgen Schupp Die Studie zum Vortrag finden Sie auf den Seiten des ifo-Instituts und hier.

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September 1, 2021
Cluster-Seminar Public Finances and Living Conditions

Age-specific Effects of Early Daycare on Children's Health

Speaker: Mara Barschkett
Location: Online seminar via Cisco Webex
Time: 12:30 - 13:30

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July 21, 2021
Cluster-Seminar Public Finances and Living Conditions

The dynamics of informal and formal care supply to parents - a structural model

Speaker: Björn Fischer
Location: Online seminar via Cisco Webex
Time: 12:30 - 13:30

In this paper, we estimate a structural dynamic discrete choice model of informal as well as formal care provision, retirement and labor supply. The model allows to assess the dynamic consequences of providing informal care or organizing formal care for parents, e.g., due to reduced wages, pension benefits, or benefits from long-term care insurance. Further, it allows to analyze counterfactual ...

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July 2, 2021
Brown Bag Seminar Industrial Economics

Venture Capital in Diabetes: A Yes to Big Hits, a No to Competition

Speaker: Jan Málek, DIW Berlin and KU Leuven
Location: Online seminar via Cisco Webex
Time:
10:30 - 11:30

Venture capital (VC) is often seen as an instrumental tool that allows many start-ups to pursue innovation with the potential to shake-up current markets and/or to replace incumbents. Using a highly granular, project-level dataset from preclinical diabetes R&D, this paper shows that VCs actively steer the direction of R&D and streamline activities of research focused firms (pipeline firms) ...

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June 23, 2021
Cluster-Seminar Public Finances and Living Conditions

Parental Leave and Discrimination on the Labor Market

Speaker: Katharina Wrohlich
Location: Online seminar via Cisco Webex
Time: 12:30 - 13:30

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June 21, 2021
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

The Effect of Affirmative Action on Targeted and Non-Targeted Students: Evidence from Low-income priorites in Paris High Schools

Speaker: Gabriele Fack (PSE, Dauphine)
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a joint seminar by DIW Berlin, Hertie School of Governance, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin and the WZB.

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June 14, 2021
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

Minimum wages and the wage policy of firms

Speaker: Giulia Giupponi (Bocconi University)
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a joint seminar by DIW Berlin, Hertie School of Governance, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin and the WZB.

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June 7, 2021
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

The Value of Time in the United States: Estimates from Nationwide Natural Field Experiments

Speaker: Robert Metcalfe (University of Southern California)
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a joint seminar by DIW Berlin, Hertie School of Governance, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin and the WZB.

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May 31, 2021
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

Voice at Work

Speaker: Simon Jäger (MIT)
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a joint seminar by DIW Berlin, Hertie School of Governance, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin and the WZB.

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May 28, 2021
DIW Applied Micro Seminar

Social Mobility and Economic Development

Speaker: Guido Neidhöfer, ZEW
Location: Online seminar via Cisco Webex
Time: 13:15 - 14:30

We explore the role of social mobility as driver of economic development. First, we draw the geography of intergenerational mobility of education for 52 Latin American regions, as well as its evolution over time. Then, through a novel weighting procedure that considers the aggregate participation of cohorts to the economy in every year, we estimate the effect of changes in mobility on economic ...

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May 21, 2021
Brown Bag Seminar Industrial Economics

State Aid for Environmental Protection and Energy – Focus on Electro-intensive Firms

Speaker: Joanna Piechucka, DIW Berlin
Location: Online seminar via Cisco Webex
Time:
10:30 - 11:30

The European Commission commissioned an international consortium including the DIW Berlin with a background study on State aid in the field of environmental protection and energy. The results of the study are meant to support the Commission in the revision of the EU Guidelines on State aid for environmental protection and energy (EEAG). One key focus of the study was to assess the current rules ...

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May 17, 2021
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

Discontinuities in the Age-Victimization Profile and the Determinants of Victimization

Speaker: Nadine Ketel (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a joint seminar by DIW Berlin, Hertie School of Governance, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin and the WZB.

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May 12, 2021
Cluster-Seminar Public Finances and Living Conditions

Intergenerational Effects of Grandparental Care on Children and Parents

Speaker: Elena Ziege
Location: Online seminar via Cisco Webex
Time: 12:30 - 13:30

Grandparents act as the third biggest care giver besides day care and parental care for children below the age of 6 in most OECD countries. Despite its relevance, the effects of child care provided by grandparents on child and parental outcomes have received little attention in the literature. We investigate the potential impact of grandparental care on children's cognitive and non ...

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May 10, 2021
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

Global Evidence on the Effect of Siblings’ Sex on Personality

Speaker: Jan Feld (Victoria University of Wellington)
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a joint seminar by DIW Berlin, Hertie School of Governance, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin and the WZB.

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May 7, 2021
Brown Bag Seminar Industrial Economics

Emergency Aid for the Self-Employed in the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Flash in the Pan?

Speaker: Caroline Stiel, DIW Berlin
Location: Online seminar via Cisco Webex
Time:
10:30 - 11:30

The self-employed are among those facing the highest probability of strong income losses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Governments in many countries introduced support programs to support the self-employed, including the German federal government, which approved a €50bn emergency aid program at the end of March 2020 offering one-off lump-sum payments of up to €15,000 to those facing ...

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May 5 - 6, 2021
Graduate Center Masterclasses

WEB CRAWLING with Prof. Dr. Timm Teubner (TU Berlin)

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Timm Teubner
Location: Online
Time:
10:00-12:00

Organiser: Prof. Dr. Timm Teubner (TU Berlin)  In this beginner’s guide to web crawling, we will cover the basics of how to automatically extract information from static and dynamic websites. The course will include a fair share of “hands on” work, in which we will write and run code ourselves (Java). If you plan to code along (highly recommended), please have a Java IDE ...

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April 26, 2021
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

Trauma at School: The Impacts of Shootings on Students' Human Capital and Economic Outcomes

Speaker: Molly Schnell (Northwestern University)
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a joint seminar by DIW Berlin, Hertie School of Governance, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin and the WZB.

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April 19, 2021
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

Consumption and Subjective Expectations: Empirical Evidence and Structural Estimation

Speaker: Arne Uhlendorff (CREST)
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a joint seminar by DIW Berlin, Hertie School of Governance, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin and the WZB.

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April 12, 2021
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

Is there Evidence for Ethnic Discrimination in the German Market for Health Care?

Speaker: Martin Halla (Johannes Kepler University Linz)
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a joint seminar by DIW Berlin, Hertie School of Governance, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin and the WZB.

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March 29, 2021
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

Perceived Costs and Benefits of Maternal Labor Supply Decisions

Speaker: Teodora Boneva (University of Zurich)
Location: ONLINE via Zoom
Time: 4.00 pm - 5.00 pm

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a joint seminar by DIW Berlin, Hertie School of Governance, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin and the WZB.

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