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 1808 / 2019

Understanding Day Care Enrolment Gaps

2019| Jonas Jessen, Sophia Schmitz, Sevrin Waights
DIW Wochenbericht 38 / 2018

Kita-Besuch hängt trotz ausgeweitetem Rechtsanspruch noch immer vom Familienhintergrund ab

2018| Jonas Jessen, Sophia Schmitz, C. Katharina Spieß, Sevrin Waights
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Ein Kita-Platz nur auf dem Papier

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

Punishing Potential Mothers? Evidence for Statistical Employer Discrimination from a Natural Experiment

In: Labour Economics (2019), im Ersch. [online first: 2019-04-03] | Jonas Jessen, Robin Jessen, Jochen Kluve

Lectures

Vortrag

The Impact of Formal Child Care on Parenting Intensity

Jonas Jessen, C. Katharina Spieß, Sevrin Waights
Leipzig, 22.09.2019 - 25.09.2019
| 30 Jahre Mauerfall - Demokratie und Marktwirtschaft: Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik 2019
Vortrag

The Impact of Formal Child Care on Parenting Intensity

Jonas Jessen, C. Katharina Spieß, Sevrin Waights
Berlin, 15.05.2019
| Cluster-Seminar Öffentliche Finanzen und Lebenslagen, DIW Berlin
Vortrag

Initial Conditions and Nation Building: Evidence from East Germany

Jonas Jessen
Berlin, 23.01.2019
| Cluster-Seminar Öffentliche Finanzen und Lebenslagen, DIW Berlin
Vortrag

Punishing Potential Mothers? Evidence for Statistical Employer Discrimination from a Natural Experiment

Jonas Jessen
Berkeley, USA, 16.11.2018
| Labor Lunch Seminar: University of California, Berkeley
Vortrag

Punishing Potential Mothers? Evidence for Statistical Employer Discrimination from a Natural Experiment

Jonas Jessen
Berlin, 26.09.2018 - 28.09.2018
| Counterfactual Methods for Policy Impact Evaluation: COMPIE 2018: Conference of the Joint Research Centre and the Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion of the European Commission