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Age-related differences in actual-ideal personality trait level discrepancies

People differ from each other in their typical patterns of behavior, thought, and emotion and these patterns are considered to constitute their personalities (Funder, 2001). For various reasons, for example, because certain trait levels may help to attain certain goals or fulfill certain social roles, people may experience that their actual trait levels are different from their ideal trait levels. ...

In: Psychology and Aging 35 (2020), 7, 1000-1015 | Marie Hennecke, Paul Schumann, Jule Specht

The German Job Search Panel

This report introduces the German Job Search Panel, a longitudinal survey that follows people who register as job seeking over the course of up to two years. The focus of the survey is on job seekers’ well-being and health. An innovative survey app is used to allow for frequent measurement every month and for conducting the experience sampling method. The collected data may be linked to administrative ...

(OSF Preprints)
| Clemens Hetschko, Michael Eid, Mario Lawes, Ronnie Schöb, Gesine Stephan

How Family Transfers Crowd-out Social Assistance in Germany

The non-take-up of social assistance has been receiving increased attention among policy makers in recent years as it would apparently underpin the effectiveness of public intervention in alleviating poverty. We examine whether receipt of private transfers affects the household decision to take-up social assistance in Germany between 2009 and 2011. We exploit the follow-up of households in the SOEP ...

Marseille: Aix-Marseille School of Economics (AMSE), 2020,
(AMSE WP 2020 - Nr 23)
| Edwin Fourrier-Nicolai

Genderdifferenzen bei Rentenübergängen: Erklären Persönlichkeitsmerkmale die Unterschiede?

Dieser Beitrag untersucht geschlechterspezifische Unterschiede im Rentenübergang anhand von Persönlichkeitsmerkmalen in Deutschland. Im Mittelpunkt steht dabei die Stimulierung von bestimmten Einstellungen durch die Einführung der Mütterrente in den Jahren 2014 und 2019. Unter Anwendung des SOEP v.34 (2017) wurde die Zusammenhangsstruktur von Renteneintrittsalter und den Big Five untersucht, während ...

In: Sozialer Fortschritt 69 (2020), 10, 687-710 | Charlotte Fechter, Marlene Haupt

The Deep Imprint of Roman Sandals: Evidence of Long-lasting Effects of Roman Rule on Personality, Economic Performance, and Well-Being in Germany

We investigate whether the Roman presence in the southern part of Germany nearly 2,000 years ago had a deep imprinting effect with long run consequences on a broad spectrum of measures ranging from present-day personality profiles to a number of socioeconomic outcomes and why. Today’s populations living in the former Roman part of Germany score indeed higher on certain personality traits, have higher ...

Groningen: University of Groningen, 2020,
(SOM Research Reports 2020007-I&O)
| Michael Fritsch, Martin Obschonka, Fabian Wahl, Michael Wyrwich

Life chances after surgery of congenital heart disease: A case-control-study of inter- and intragenerational social mobility over 15 years

Background: Patients of congenital heart disease surgery have good prospects for reaching old age. Against the backdrop of increasing life expectancies, the question of how well such patients are mastering daily routines and their working life emerges. In our study, the educational and occupational performance of patients over 15 years was examined. Methods: Intergenerational social mobility (changes ...

In: PLOS ONE 16 (2021), 2, e0246169 | Siegfried Geyer, Katharina Fleig, Kambiz Norozi, Lena Röbbel, Thomas Paul, Matthias Müller, Claudia Dellas

Segregation in Early Childhood Education and Care in Germany: Insights on Regional Distribution Patterns Using National Educational Studies

An frühkindliche Bildung und Betreuung wird die Erwartung herangetragen, zum Abbau von Bildungsungleichheit beizutragen und Inklusion zu fördern. Segregation in Kindertageseinrichtungen (Kitas) wirkt diesen Zielen grundsätzlich entgegen. Bislang gibt es aber für Deutschland nur wenig empirische Erkenntnisse über das Ausmaß und mögliche Ursachen von entsprechenden Entmischungsprozessen. Die vorliegende ...

In: Diskurs Kindheits- und Jugendforschung 16 (2021), 1, 36-56 | Nina Hogrebe, Anna Pomykaj, Stefan Schulder

Growing Potentials for Migration Research using the German Socio-Economic Panel Study

This article highlights the potentials for migration research using the German Socio-Economic Panel Study (SOEP), a longitudinal panel dataset of private households in Germany running since 1984. We provide a concise overview of its basic features, describe the survey contents and research potentials, and demonstrate opportunities to link external data sources to the SOEP thereby presenting its diverse ...

In: Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik (2021), im Ersch. [online first: 2021-02-10] | Jannes Jacobsen, Magdalena Krieger, Felicitas Schikora, Jürgen Schupp

Low Homeownership in Germany—a Quantitative Exploration

The homeownership rate in Germany is one of the lowest among advanced economies. To better understand this fact, we evaluate the role of specific housing policies that tend to discourage homeownership. In comparison to other countries with higher homeownership such as the United States, Germany has an extensive social housing sector with broad eligibility criteria, high transfer taxes when buying real ...

In: Journal of the European Economic Association 19 (2021), 1, 128-164 | Leo Kaas, Georgi Kocharkov, Edgar Preugschat, Nawid Siassi

Marital Dissolution and Personal Wealth: Examining Gendered Trends across the Dissolution Process

Objective: This study examined potentially gendered net worth changes over the marital dissolution process, starting up to 3<U+2009>years prior to separation and continuing up to 15<U+2009>years postdivorce. Background: Incipient literature showed steep wealth declines for men and women associated with divorce, treating marital dissolution as a single point-in-time event. These findings ...

In: Journal of Marriage and Family 83 (2021), 1, 243-259 | Nicole Kapelle, Janeen Baxter
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