Prof. Dr. Peter Haan

Head of Department in the

Public Economics Department

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+49 30 89789 - 165
Research Topics and Working Areas

Head of department of Public Economics at DIW Berlin and Professor of Public Economics at Freie Universität Berlin. Ph.D in Economics with distinction (Supervisors: Prof. Viktor Steiner and Prof. Richard Blundell). Studies in Economics and Political Sciences at Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Humboldt-University Berlin and University of Toronto (degree: Diplom Volkswirt). Visiting Fellow at Paris School of Economics, Institute for Fiscal Studies und UCL London. Recent publications in Economic Journal, Journal of Health Economics and Econometrics Journal.

Selected Publikations/Working Papers:

Regression with Selectively Missing Covariates (joint with Christoph Breunig), forthcoming Journal of Econometrics, CRC-190 Discussion Paper 206, 2019

Optimal Unemployment Insurance and Welfare Benefits in a Life-cycle model of Family Labor Supply and Savings (with Victoria Prowse), submitted, CRC-190 Discussion Paper 189, 2019

Insurance, Redistribution, and the Inequality of Lifetime Income (with Daniel Kemptner and Victoria Prowse), submitted, CRC-190 Discussion Paper 188, 2019

Working Life and Human Capital Investment: Causal Evidence from Pension Reform (with Niklas Gohl, Elisabeth Kurz and Felix Weinhardt), submitted, CRC-190 Discussion Paper 212, 2019

The rising longevity gap by lifetime earnings – Distributional implications for the pension system (2019), The Journal of the Economics of Ageing, 14 (with Daniel Kemptner and Holger Lüthen)

Wind electricity subsidies – Windfall for land owners? Evidence from a feed-in tariff in Germany (2018), Journal of Public Economics (with Martin Simmler), 159, pp 16 -32

Pension incentives and early retirement (2017), Labour Economics, 47, pp. 216-231 (with Barbara Engels and Johannes Geyer)

Longevity, Life-cycle Behavior and Pension Reform, Journal of Econometrics, Vol. 178, No. 3, pp. 582-601, 2014 (with Victoria Prowse).

Dynamics of Poor Health and Non-Employment, Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 28, No. 6, pp. 1116-1125, 2009 (with Michal Myck).

Optimal income taxation of lone mothers: an empirical comparison for Britain and Germany, Economic Journal, Vol. 119, No. 535, pp. 101-121, 2009 (with Richard Blundell, Mike Brewer and Andrew Shephard).

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Publications

DIW aktuell ; 64 : Sonderausgaben zur Bundestagswahl 2021 / 2021

Kinderfreibetrag reduzieren, Familienleistungen für Geringverdienende ausbauen

2021| Stefan Bach, Peter Haan
Diskussionspapiere 1941 / 2021

Employment Responses to Income Effect: Evidence from Pension Reform

2021| Sebastian Becker, Hermann Buslei, Johannes Geyer, Peter Haan
DIW Wochenbericht 50 / 2020

Mehr „Würde im Alter“? Der Teufel steckt im Detail: Kommentar

2020| Peter Haan, Johannes Geyer
DIW aktuell ; 56 / 2020

Rente mit 67: Nötige Weiterbildung der Beschäftigten ist kein Selbstläufer

2020| Guido Friebel, Niklas Gohl, Peter Haan, Felix Weinhardt
DIW Weekly Report 41/42 / 2020

Reform Proposal for Marriage Taxation in Germany: De Facto Income Splitting with a Low Transferable Amount

2020| Stefan Bach, Björn Fischer, Peter Haan, Katharina Wrohlich
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Nonparametric Regression with Selectively Missing Covariates

In: Journal of Econometrics 223 (2021), 1, S. 28-52 | Christoph Breunig, Peter Haan
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Es ist Zeit, Hartz IV aus der Schmuddelecke zu holen

In: Der Tagesspiegel (30.01.2021), S. 18 | Peter Haan, Wolfgang Schroeder
Monographien

Working Life and Human Capital Investment: Causal Evidence from Pension Reform

Bonn: IZA, 2020, 40 S.
(Discussion Paper Series / Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit ; 12891)
| Niklas Gohl, Peter Haan, Elisabeth Kurz, Felix Weinhardt
Weitere Aufsätze

Individuelle Nettorenditen aus der gesetzlichen und betrieblichen Altersversorgung

In: Soziale Sicherheit 69 (2020), 12, S. 424-426 | Hermann Buslei, Johannes Geyer, Peter Haan
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Teufel steckt im Detail

In: Frankfurter Rundschau (17.12.2020), S. 10 | Peter Haan, Johannes Geyer

Lectures

Moderation

Housing: Session Chair

Peter Haan
[Online], 27.09.2020 - 30.09.2020
| Gender Economics - Geschlechterforschung in den Wirtschaftswissenschaften (VIRTUELL): Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik 2020
Vortrag

Dynamic Human Capital Investment: Causal Evidence from Pension Reform

Peter Haan, Niklas Gohl, Felix Weinhardt, Elisabeth Kurz
Leipzig, 22.09.2019 - 25.09.2019
| 30 Jahre Mauerfall - Demokratie und Marktwirtschaft: Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik 2019
Vortrag

Working Life and Human Capital Investment: Evidence from Pension Reform

Peter Haan, Niklas Gohl, Felix Weinhardt, Elisabeth Kurz
München, 30.08.2019 - 31.08.2019
| CESifo Area Conference on the Economics of Education 2019
Vortrag

Working Life and Human Capital Investment: Evidence from Pension Reform

Peter Haan, Niklas Gohl, Felix Weinhardt, Elisabeth Kurz
Lund, Schweden, 13.06.2019 - 14.06.2019
| Arne Ryde Workshop on Economics of Education, Lund University
Poster

Labor Market and Distributional Effects of an Increase in Retirement Age

Peter Haan, Anna Hammerschmid, Johannes Geyer, Michael Peters
Berlin, 25.04.2019
| Sozioökonomische Dimensionen in verlängerten Erwerbskarrieren: Deutsche Rentenversicherung Bund

Research Projects

Research Project

An empirical analysis of non-take up of social assistance for the elderly

Current Project| Public Economics
Research Project

Behavioral and distributional effects of pension reforms

Current Project| Public Economics
Research Project

Biased beliefs in dynamic decisions

Current Project| Public Economics
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