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  • Nachrichten [FDZ SOEP]

    Data Release: The first Scientific Use File of the IAB-BiB/FReDA-BAMF-SOEP Survey “Refugees from Ukraine in Germany” is now available

    The IAB-BiB/FReDA-BAMF-SOEP Survey "Refugees from Ukraine in Germany" examines diverse aspects of Ukrainian refugees’ lives—the circumstances surrounding their departure from Ukraine, comprehensive socio-demographic characteristics, and information on housing, school, vocational and university degrees, employment, German language skills, life satisfaction and worries, family constellations before and ...

    17.07.2024| SOEP Community Management
  • Personnel news

    Obituary for Gert G. Wagner

    * The 5th of January 1953 in Kelsterbach – † The 28th of January 2024 in Berlin Prof. Dr. Gert G. Wagner, the long-time director of the German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP), passed away unexpectedly on January 28, 2024. Alongside the founding father of the SOEP, Hans-Jürgen Krupp, Gert G. Wagner was the face and intellectual stimulus for the development of the SOEP for decades, which is celebrating ...

  • Report

    SOEP-IS: Selection of promising new modules – 2024 call for submissions suspended

    Last year, the SOEP innovation sample (SOEP-IS) received numerous proposals for new and innovative modules. After selecting the best modules, we are pleased to report that we were able to significantly expand the potential of the data. The SOEP-IS team is currently conducting an exceptionally high number of inspiring projects, collaborations, and longitudinal innovation modules. Due to the many new ...

    16.01.2024| Carina Cornesse
  • Publication

    News from the SOEP - Concise in the current SOEPnewsletter

    The SOEPnewsletter December 2023 in it's html version is now availabe in English. If you would like to receive the new issues automatically by e-mail, please subscribe to the mailing list. Enjoy reading.

  • Nachrichten [FDZ SOEP]

    SOEP and British panel study “UK-HLS” agree on closer cooperation

    The leadership of both SOEP and “Understanding Society” (The UK Household Longitudinal Study) announced that they will intensify their long-standing collaboration in the future. They intend to coordinate closely on current challenges that large panel studies face, thereby pooling their comprehensive expertise. In addition, the employees of both studies will benefit from mutual exchange on all topics ...

    12.12.2023| Sabine Zinn
  • Nachrichten [FDZ SOEP]

    Call for Abstracts: Joint Spring Meeting “The Power of Where - Spatial Insights from Survey Data”

    The two-day spring meeting "The Power of Where: Spatial Insights from Survey Data" will take place in person at Brandenburg University of Technology in Cottbus on February 29 to March 1, 2024. The meeting is jointly organized by the Bundesinstitut für Bau-, Stadt- und Raumforschung (BBSR), Brandenburg University of Technology (BTU), and SOEP-RegioHub at Bielefeld University and is conceived as a lunch-to-lunch ...

    06.10.2023| Jan Goebel
  • Nachrichten [FDZ SOEP]

    SOEP User Conference 2024 - Call for Papers

    The call for papers for the 15th International German Socio-Economic Panel User Conference is online. SOEP 2024 will take place from July 4-5, 2024, in Berlin, and researchers from all disciplines are invited to submit an abstract. The theme of the conference and keynote speeches will be "individual and collective responses to a changing world." Keynote speakers will be Simon Jäger from IZA/MIT and ...

    12.09.2023| Janina Britzke
  • Report

    Data Release: German Social Cohesion Panel - - SCP 2021_1 (Anchor)

    The first Scientific Use File of the German Social Cohesion Panel (SCP) is now available The SCP is a newly established longitudinal study that captures multiple aspects of social cohesion in Germany. It is based on a representative population sample drawn from the German population registers and was carried out for the first time in 2021. The annual survey is directed not only at the selected individuals ...

    28.07.2023| Julian B. Axenfeld, Carina Cornesse
  • Nachrichten [FDZ SOEP]

    SOEP-Core Data 1984-2021 (v38) available

    All registered data users can order the latest data immediately via our online order form.In German: English: Due to a change in the survey institute, there was a delay in the data transfer this year. We apologize for the delay in data delivery. Important news for v38 There are some additional new datasets such as the INSTRUMENTATION ...

    17.07.2023| SOEP Community Management
  • Publication

    SOEP Annual Report 2022 is published!

    New data, new projects, new faces: In 2022, a lot of new things happened at the Socio-Economic Panel. Last year's annual report provides again a compact and clear insight into all the SOEP's activities on topics such as forced migration, wealth, new samples, pension data, and mental health as well as on the fieldwork carried out by infas. The report is available online free of charge. We would also ...

    11.07.2023| Janina Britzke
  • Nachrichten [FDZ SOEP]

    SOEP @ 10th ESRA Conference 2023 in Milan, Italy

    From July 17 to 21, the tenth European Survey Research Association (ESRA) Conference will take place in Milan, Italy. 12 SOEP researchers will organize sessions or present their work in more than 20 sessions. An overview of the SOEP presentations can be found here. SOEP will also have its own exhibition stand - so come by and learn more about news from the institute and the SOEP data world.

  • Nachrichten [FDZ SOEP]

    Workshop Series in August: Learn to use SOEP over lunch

    In August the SOEP organizes another online SOEPcampus workshop "Learn to use SOEP over lunch". On four Wednesdays in August (2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 2023) this online workshop series offers a short online introduction to the data of the Socio-economic panel study. Participants will be introduced to the content of the study, its data-structure, sample selection and weighting strategy and they will be ...

    14.06.2023| Sandra Bohmann, Janina Britzke
  • Nachrichten [FDZ SOEP]

    SOEP-IS: Call for Submissions

    The SOEP Innovation Sample (SOEP-IS) is designed to enable innovative data collection for the research community. It is particularly well suited to establishing new and target-group-specific measurement instruments in long-term surveys, to conducting short- and long-term experiments, and to collecting non-survey data (such as biomarkers). Researchers who are interested in submitting a proposal for ...

    22.03.2023| Carina Cornesse
  • Nachrichten [FDZ SOEP]

    New Dataset: SOEP-CMI-ADIAB—Linking Administrative Data from the Institute for Employment Research with SOEP Survey Data

    The SOEP-CMI-ADIAB dataset (version 7520 v1) is made available by the SOEP and the Institute for Employment Research (IAB). It contains data on SOEP survey respondents linked with respondents’ personal administrative data from the IAB, provided that the SOEP respondents have given their consent and could be identified in the IAB data. The survey data in SOEP-CMI-ADIAB include data from SOEP-Core, the ...

    22.03.2023| Mattis Beckmannshagen
  • Report

    Call for Papers: Employer, Employee, and Linked Datasets (LEE)

    Our project partner for the SOEP-LEE2 project, Wenzel Matiaske from HSU, is organizing a seminar at the Inter-University Centre (IUC) Dubrovnik from October 2-6, 2023. The aim of the seminar is to bring scientist together, who are working with LEE data (Linked Employer Employee data) and to prepare a Special Issue in the journal "management revue - Socio-Economic Studies". Interested scientists are ...

    13.03.2023| Christoph Halbmeier
  • Publication

    Update of the Scales Manual now available

    The scales manual has now been extended and updated with survey contents including 2020 (v37). The scales manual has been converted to the SOEPlong variable scheme and, in addition to being published in the SOEP Survey Paper, is also integrated in the SOEPcompanion.

    09.01.2023| Theresa Entringer, Florian Griese
  • Report

    Workshop-Serie: Learn to use SOEP over lunch (18./25. Januar und 1. Februar 2023)

    On January 18, January 25, and February 1, 2023 the online workshop "SOEPcampus: Learn to use SOEP over lunch" takes place again. This online workshop series offers a short online introduction to the data of the Socio-economic panel study. Participants will be introduced to the content of the study, its data-structure, sample selection and weighting strategy and they will be provided with an overview ...

    23.12.2022| Sandra Bohmann, Janina Britzke
  • Report

    Call for submissions to the 15th Workshop of Panel Surveys in German-Speaking Countries by Dec. 18, 2022.

    The 15th Workshop of Panel Surveys in German-Speaking Countries, which the SOEP is organizing in partnership with the German Center for Integration and Migration Research (DeZIM), will take place March 30-31, 2023, at the German Institute for Economic Research in Berlin (DIW Berlin). The workshop will provide an opportunity to discuss current topics and findings from survey research as well as practical ...

    10.11.2022| Janina Britzke, Carina Cornesse
  • Nachrichten [FDZ SOEP]

    SOEPcampus Events Coming Up

    Users have the possibility to participate in two upcoming SOEPcampus events. SOEPcampus@Lunch: From next month on we offer an online workshop series over lunchtime as introduction to the data of the SOEP study. Participants will be introduced to the content of the study, its data-structure, sample selection and weighting strategy and they will be provided with an overview on the study documentation.To ...

    30.09.2022| Sandra Bohmann, Janina Britzke
  • Report

    Call for Papers - Special Issue on Regional Inequalities and Geospatial Data

    We would like to draw your attention to a special issue on „Regional Development Dynamics and Their Social, Economic and Political Consequences“ that Prof. Dr. Stefan Liebig and Prof. Dr. Simon Kühne are editing in the Social Sciences journal.We’re inviting contributions focusing on (but not limited to) one or more of the following themes: Theoretical or empirical reflections ...

    30.09.2022| Simon Kühne, Stefan Liebig
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