Luise Burkhardt

Ph.D. Student in the

German Socio-Economic Panel study Infrastruktureinrichtung

Research Topics and Working Areas
  • Well-being
  • Civic Engagement
  • Quanititative Panel Data Analysis

Since 2017 Luise Burkhardt is a PhD student at the Berlin Graduate School of Social Sciences (BGSS) at Humboldt University. Her research focuses on the relationship of volunteering and life satisfaction from a life-course perspective.
Before she worked as a research assistant in the Survey Management of the project PIAAC-L (Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies) at the Socio-economic Panel.
She completed her master's degree in sociology at the University of Potsdam. In her thesis she explored the volunteer behavior of pensioners.


Datenreport Zivilgesellschaft, Holger Krimmer / ZiviZ GmbH im Stifterverband (Hrsg.)

Politische und gesellschaftliche Einstellungen: soziokulturelle Grundlagen von Selbstorganisation

2019 | Luise Burkhardt, Corinna Kausmann, Pascal Siegers
Datenreport Zivilgesellschaft, Holger Krimmer / ZiviZ GmbH im Stifterverband (Hrsg.)

Zivilgesellschaftliches Engagement

2019 | Corinna Kausmann, Luise Burkhardt, Boris Rump, Nadiya Kelle, Julia Simonson, Clemens Tesch-Römer
SOEPpapers 1125 / 2021

Auswirkungen von Referenzzeiträumen auf die Selbstangaben zum freiwilligen Engagement: Ergebnisse einer experimentellen Studie

2021| Nadiya Kelle, Luise Burkhardt, Corinna Kausmann, Julia Simonson, Jürgen Schupp, Clemens Tesch-Römer
DIW Weekly Report 42 / 2019

Volunteering on the Rise: Generation of 1968 More Active Even in Retirement

2019| Luise Burkhardt, Jürgen Schupp
DIW Wochenbericht 42 / 2019

Die Politik sollte allen Menschen ermöglichen, sich zu engagieren: Interview

2019| Luise Burkhardt, Erich Wittenberg
DIW Wochenbericht 42 / 2019

Wachsendes ehrenamtliches Engagement: Generation der 68er häufiger auch nach dem Renteneintritt aktiv

2019| Luise Burkhardt, Jürgen Schupp
Weitere Aufsätze

Zivilgesellschaftliches Engagement

In: Datenreport 2018
Bonn: Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung
S. 373-381
| Mareike Alscher, Eckhard Priller, Luise Burkhardt

Weighting in PIAAC-L 2015

Köln: GESIS, 2017, 22 S.
(GESIS-Papers ; 30)
| Luise Burkhardt, Simone Bartsch

Weighting in PIAAC-L 2014

Köln: GESIS, 2017, 21 S.
(GESIS-Papers ; 06)
| Simone Bartsch, Katharina Poschmann, Luise Burkhardt



Is Volunteering a Key to Achieving Happiness in Retirement? A Longitudinal Perspective

Luise Burkhardt
Luxemburg, Luxemburg, 03.10.2019 - 04.10.2019
| Social Structure of Subjective Well Being: Education, Status and Social Mobility, University of Luxembourg

Generation Specific Volunteer Behavior in Retirement in Germany: A Longitudinal Analysis

Luise Burkhardt
Potsdam, 25.09.2019 - 27.09.2019
| Life Courses in Comparable Perspective: Similarities and Differences of Predictors and Outcomes between Countries, Times and Populations: Society for Longitudinal and Life Course Studies Annual Conference, SLLS 2019 Annual Conference

Is Volunteering a Key to Achieving Happiness in Retirement? A Longitudinal Perspective

Luise Burkhardt
Granada, Spanien, 04.09.2019 - 07.09.2019
| Happiness in a Multicultural World: The Quality of Life Conference. ISQOLS 17th Conference 2019

The Relationship between Cognitive Skills and Risk Aversion: New Evidence from German Panel Data

Luise Burkhardt, Daniel D. Schnitzlein, Jürgen Schupp
Mannheim, 05.04.2017 - 06.04.2017
| The International Conference on PIAAC and PIAAC-Longitudinal

Research Projects

Research Project

PIAAC-L: Cooperative project for the new longitudinal study PIAAC-L in Germany

Completed Project| German Socio-Economic Panel study