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  • Cluster-Seminar Öffentliche Finanzen und Lebenslagen

    Migration and native health: new evidence from employer-employee data

    This paper evaluates the effects of immigration on health in the workplace. Using rich linked employer-employee data, I demonstrate that firms with a higher concentration of foreign workers experience lower rates of long-term sick leave among native employees. The effect on the total sick rate is smaller in magnitude. The results are consistent with foreign employment alleviating understaffing and...

    08.11.2023| Izabela Wnuk
  • SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

    CANCELED: Ethnic segregation in a stratified school system: Does ability tracking hamper ‘white flight’ from local schools?

    Research on parental school choice provides strong evidence of so-called ‘white flight’ – that ethnic majority parents avoid choosing a local school if it contains large numbers of ethnic minority students. In this study, we examine such segregating choices in a formally stratified school system. Theoretically, we argue that segregating choices are less common in an educational setting where...

    19.10.2023| Hanno Kruse, University of Bonn
  • Press Release

    Ukrainian refugees: Nearly half intend to stay in Germany in the longer term

    Second survey wave of around 7,000 Ukrainians on their life situations and progress in social participation For the second time, Ukrainians who fled because of the Russian war of aggression were interviewed about their life in Germany. Key results are: At the beginning of 2023, almost half of the respondents intend to stay in Germany in the longer term. The number of people in employment has increased ...

    12.07.2023
  • SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

    High-profile crime and perceived public safety: evidence from Cologne's New Year's Eve in 2015

    joint with Alexander Schmidt-Catran, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt This study analyses the impact of a high-profile crime event on perceived public safety. At the 2015 New Year's Eve celebrations in Cologne (NYE), Germany, refugees allegedly committed thousands of crimes, ranging from theft to sexual assault. The widespread media coverage of these incidents has made a shift in the publics’...

    14.06.2023| Martin Lange, ZEW – Leibniz-Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung
  • Infographic

    Refugee women's labor market participation is increasing

    17.05.2023
  • Cluster-Seminar Öffentliche Finanzen und Lebenslagen

    Wohnsitzauflage: An opportunity for integration? The Impact of Residential Obligation Policy on Refugee Women’s Labor Market Participation

    *************POSTPONED*****************To promote integration, the German government enacted the Residential Obligation Act (Wohnsitzauflage) in 2016, which obliges refugees to maintain their residence in the states to which they have been assigned for a period of three years from the time they are granted asylum or temporary residence. Studies addressing this policy have found controversial...

    04.01.2023| Aslıhan Yurdakul (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona), Yuliya Kosyakova (Institute for Employment Research - IAB), Adriana Cardozo Silva
  • Other refereed essays

    Exploring Contextual Effects of Post-migration Housing Environment on Mental Health of Asylum Seekers and Refugees: A Crosssectional, Population-Based, Multi-Level Analysis in a German Federal State

    Asylum seekers and refugees (ASR) in Germany are dispersed quasi-randomly to state provided,collective accommodation centres. We aimed to analyse contextual effects of post-migration housing environment on their mental health. We drew a balanced random sample of 54 from 1 938 accommodation centres with 70 634 ASR in Germany’s 3rd largest federal state. Individual-level data on depression and anxiety ...

    In: PLoS Global Public Health 3 (2023), 12, e0001755, 17 S. | Amir Mohsenpour, Louise Biddle, Kayvan Bozorgmehr
  • Refereed essays Web of Science

    First Time around: Local Conditions and Multi-dimensional Integration of Refugees

    We study the effect of local unemployment and attitudes towards immigrants at the time of arrival onrefugees’ multi-dimensional integration outcomes. We leverage a centralized allocation policy in Germanywhere refugees were centrally assigned to live in specific counties. To measure sentiments of native residentstowards immigrants, we use geo-coded Twitter data, which provides our ‘‘negative sentiment ...

    In: Journal of Urban Economics 137 (2023), 103588, 15 S. | Cevat Giray Aksoy, Panu Poutvaara, Felicitas Schikora
  • Refereed essays Web of Science

    Context, Health and Migration: A Systematic Review of Natural Experiments

    Background Migration health research pays little attention to the places into which people migrate. Studies on healtheffects of contextual factors are often limited because of the ability of individuals to self-select their environment, butnatural experiments may allow for the causal effect of contexts to be examined. The objective was to synthesise theevidence on contextual health effects from natural ...

    In: EClinicalMedicine 64 (2023), 102206, 26 S. | Louise Biddle, Maren Hintermeier, Diogo Costa, Zahia Wasko, Kayvan Bozorgmehr
  • Refereed essays Web of Science

    Spatial Patterns of Recent Ukrainian Refugees in Germany: Administrative Dispersal and Existing Ethnic Networks

    Since the beginning of the Russian invasion of Ukraine on February 24, 2022, many people have fled the war and left their home country. By the end of January 2023, more than one million Ukrainian refugees had been registered in Germany alone. In contrast to refugees from other countries of origin in Germany, Ukrainian citizens can choose their place of residence if they have either found private accommodation ...

    In: Comparative Population Studies 48 (2023), S. 261-280 | Lenore Sauer, Andreas Ette, Hans Walter Steinhauer, Manuel Siegert, Kerstin Tanis
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