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SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

Mentoring of Refugees - A randomized controlled trial with refugees and locals in Germany

In the randomized controlled trial "Mentoring of Refugees", refugees participating in the 2017 wave of the IAB-BAMF-SOEP Survey of Refugees were asked about their interest in participating in a mentoring program. Those who declared their interest ...

21.11.2018| Magdalena KriegerLea-Maria Löbel
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

The Myth of the Misinformed Irregular Migrant? Insights from Nigeria

15.11.2018| Bernd Beber, WZB (tbc)
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Trojan Horse, Copycat, or Scapegoat? Re-examining the Refugees-Terrorism Nexus

13.12.2018| Julian Wucherpfennig, Hertie School of Governance
Research Project

Affective and cultural dimensions of integration following forced migration and immigration (AFFIN)

The project takes its starting point in the assumption that the diversity and cultural change resulting from immigration cannot be measured solely in terms of knowledge and skills, but are fundamentally connected with values, attitudes, and emotions ...

Current Project| German Socio-Economic Panel study
SOEPpapers 945 / 2017

Perceptions of Discrimination: What Do They Measure and Why Do They Matter?

This study addresses the difficulty in linking ethnic discrimination and integration outcomes of immigrants in empirical research. Many of the existing studies look at the relationship between perceived discrimination and integration, but most are ..

2017| Claudia Diehl, Elisabeth Liebau
SOEPpapers 952 / 2017

Substantial Labor Market Effects of the Residency Status: How Important Are Initial Conditions at Arrival for Immigrants?

This paper uses information on the legal status upon arrival to study long-term labor market effects, whereas selection and potential outmigration are taken into account by a large set of methods. I find that immigrants arrived with a job commitment

2017| Eric Schuss
Video

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 ...

15.02.2018| Veranstaltungsrückblick
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Predictors of Refugee Adjustment: The Importance of Cognitive Skills and Personality

In light of the recent worldwide migration of refugees, determinants of a more or less successful integration are heavily discussed, but reliable empirical investigations are scarce and have often focused on sociodemographic factors. In the present .

In: Collabra: Psychology 5 (2019), 1, Art. 23, 14 S. | Elisabeth Hahn, David Richter, Jürgen Schupp, Mitja D. Back
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

The Integration of Immigrant Cohorts in the German Labor Market

This paper aims to shed some lights on the integration patterns of different labor migrant cohorts in Germany. The migrant cohorts here contain three different groups. First, the immigrants who migrated before 1984, the second group are ...

17.04.2019| Taghi Ghadiri (CERGE-EI)
SOEPpapers 1029 / 2019

Living Conditions and the Mental Health and Well-being of Refugees: Evidence from a Representative German Panel Study

The mental health and well-being of refugees are both prerequisites for and indicators of social integration. Using data from the first wave of a representative prospective panel of refugees living in Germany, we investigated how different living ...

2019| Lena Walther, Lukas M. Fuchs, Jürgen Schupp, Christian von Scheve
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