Jonas Jessen

Research Associate in the

Education and Family Department

Working Areas

Jonas Jessen is a PhD student at the DIW Berlin Graduate Center and a research associate at the Department of Education and Family. His research interests are labour economics, early education and political economy. He obtained an M.Sc in Economic Policy at University College London (UCL) and a B.Sc.in Economics at Humboldt University Berlin. During his studies he worked as a student research assistant for the Institute for Competition Policy and the Institute for Empirical Labour Economics at Humboldt University and at the STICERD at LSE. Jonas Jessen conducted tutorials and exercise classes in Microeconomics II, International Trade and Labour Economics at Humboldt University and taught Development Economics at the international summer school in Havana (ISSEM). In 2015 he received an award for the best tutorial of the School of Business and Economics of the academic year.
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Publications

Diskussionspapiere 1957 / 2021

Culture, Children and Couple Gender Inequality

2021| Jonas Jessen
DIW Wochenbericht 9 / 2021

Sorgearbeit während der Corona-Pandemie: Mütter übernehmen größeren Anteil – vor allem bei schon zuvor ungleicher Aufteilung

2021| Jonas Jessen, C. Katharina Spieß, Katharina Wrohlich
DIW Weekly Report 38 / 2020

Mothers in Eastern and Western Germany: Employment Rates and Attitudes Are Converging, Full-Time Employment is Not

2020| Denise Barth, Jonas Jessen, C. Katharina Spieß, Katharina Wrohlich
DIW Wochenbericht 38 / 2020

Mütter in Ost und West: Angleichung bei Erwerbstätigenquoten und Einstellungen, nicht bei Vollzeiterwerbstätigkeit

2020| Denise Barth, Jonas Jessen, C. Katharina Spieß, Katharina Wrohlich
Diskussionspapiere 1897 / 2020

Center-Based Care and Parenting Activities

2020| Jonas Jessen, C. Katharina Spieß, Sevrin Waights
Externe referierte Aufsätze

The Effectiveness of Interventions to Reduce Informality in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

In: World Development 138 (2021), 105256, 19 S. | Jonas Jessen, Jochen Kluve
Monographien

Center-Based Care and Parenting Activities

London: CEP, 2020, 65 S.
(CEP Discussion Paper ; 1710)
| Jonas Jessen, C. Katharina Spieß, Sevrin Waights
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Understanding Day Care Enrolment Gaps

In: Journal of Public Economics 190 (2020), 104252, 12 S. | Jonas Jessen, Sophia Schmitz, Sevrin Waights
Monographien

The Effectiveness of Interventions to Reduce Informality in Low- and Middle Income Countries

Bonn: IZA, 2019, 30 S.
(Discussion Paper Series / Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit ; 12487)
| Jonas Jessen, Jochen Kluve
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Ein Kita-Platz nur auf dem Papier

In: Süddeutsche Zeitung (29.07.2019), [Online-Artikel] | Jonas Jessen, C. Katharina Spieß

Lectures

Vortrag

Werkstattbericht des Kosteneffektivitätsmoduls in BRISE

C. Katharina Spieß, Jonas Jessen, Mara Barschkett, Laura Schmitz
[Online], 09.03.2021
| 1. BRISE Retreat [Online]
Vortrag

Culture, Children and Couple Gender Inequality

Jonas Jessen
[Online], 17.02.2021
| Cluster-Seminar Öffentliche Finanzen und Lebenslagen, DIW Berlin: [Webinar]
Vortrag

A Firm-Side Perspective on Parental Leave

Jonas Jessen
[Online], 03.01.2021 - 05.01.2021
| ASSA 2021: Allied Social Science Associations Virtual Annual Meeting
Vortrag

Center-Based Care and Parenting Activities

Jonas Jessen
[Online], 25.06.2020 - 27.06.2020
| EALE SOLE AASLE World Conference 2020: Virtuell
Vortrag

A Firm-Side Perspective on Parental Leave

Jonas Jessen
Nürnberg, 24.01.2020
| IAB Workshop on (Un-)employment
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