Felicitas Schikora

Research Associate in the

German Socio-Economic Panel study Infrastruktureinrichtung

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+49 30 89789 - 326
Research Topics and Working Areas

Felicitas Schikora is a Ph.D. student at the DIW Graduate Center in Berlin. She began her academic career with an interdisciplinary Bachelor’s program (Governance and Public Policy, Economics as major subject) at the University of Passau. Subsequently, she stayed at the Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen and the University of Connecticut (UConn), United States, for her Master’s program. She conducted her thesis as a part of a research project at the Institute of Applied Economic Research (IAW), Tübingen, where she also worked as a student assistent. The thesis investigated occupational careers within the non-medical healthcare industry in Germany and examined decisive parameters that motivate employees to a drop out of their profession early in their employment careers. She joined the DIW Graduate Center with the 2016 cohort.

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Publications

German Economic Review

The economic research potentials of the German Socio-Economic Panel Study

2020 | Carsten Schröder, Johannes König, Alexandra Fedorets, Jan Goebel, Markus M. Grabka, Holger Lüthen, Maria Metzing, Felicitas Schikora und Stefan Liebig
DIW Weekly Report 34 / 2020

Refugees’ High Employment Expectations: Partially Met

2020| Daniel Graeber, Felicitas Schikora
DIW Wochenbericht 34 / 2020

Hohe Erwartungen der Geflüchteten an die Aufnahme einer Erwerbstätigkeit haben sich teilweise realisiert

2020| Daniel Graeber, Felicitas Schikora

Lectures

Vortrag

First Time around: Refugees Integration into the Labor Markets

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

The Effect of Xenophobic Attacks on Refugees’ Mental Health

Felicitas Schikora
Berlin, 11.12.2019
| Cluster-Seminar Öffentliche Finanzen und Lebenslagen, DIW Berlin
Vortrag

The Effect of Initial Placement Restrictions on Refugees' Language Acquisition in Germany

Felicitas Schikora
Freiburg, 02.09.2018 - 05.09.2018
| Digitale Wirtschaft: Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik 2018
Vortrag

The Effect of Initial Placement Restrictions on Refugees’ Language Acquisition in Germany

Felicitas Schikora
Tampere, Finnland, 21.08.2018 - 23.08.2018
| The Impact of Public Policies on Labor Markets and Income Distribution: 74th Annual Congress of the International Institute of Public Finance (IIPF 2017)
Vortrag

The Effect of Initial Placement Restrictions on Refugees’ Language Acquisition in Germany

Felicitas Schikora
Bonn, 09.08.2018 - 10.08.2018
| 15th IZA Annual Migration Meeting