Research Projects

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Microsimulation Studies on Business and Income Taxation

Recurring Project| Public Economics
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Studies on Wealth Taxation

Recurring Project| Public Economics
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Work Incentives, Earnings-Related Subsidies, and Employment in Low-Wage Labor Markets - Empirical Analysis and Policy Simulations for Germany 

The goal of this project is to empirically analyze the work incentive and employment effects of earnings-related subsidies in the presence of high structural unemployment when labor market flexibility is hindered by wage rigidity related to ...

Recurring Project| Public Economics
Gender Economics
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"Behavioral Biases, Financial Literacy and Borrowing Decisions" - Rationality and Competition: The Economic Performance of Individuals and Firms SFB/TRR190

Competence in financial decision making is becoming increasingly important. However, most individuals make suboptimal financial decisions. Project A03 examines the hypothesis that these poor decisions may be (partially) caused by behavioral ...

Current Project| International Economics
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Affective and cultural dimensions of integration following forced migration and immigration (AFFIN)

The project takes its starting point in the assumption that the diversity and cultural change resulting from immigration cannot be measured solely in terms of knowledge and skills, but are fundamentally connected with values, attitudes, and emotions ...

Current Project| German Socio-Economic Panel study
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Behavioral and distributional effects of pension reforms

Current Project| Public Economics
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Berlin Interdisciplinary Education Research Network (BIEN)

Current Project| Education and Family
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Biased beliefs in dynamic decisions

Current Project| Public Economics
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Bonn Intervention Panel (BIP)

The Bonn Intervention Panel (BIP) investigates the development of personality and preferences of children starting at the primary school age until age 25 and beyond. Main focus of our study is the impact of early childhood environment. In particular, ...

Current Project| German Socio-Economic Panel study
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Bremer Initiative zur Stärkung frühkindlicher Entwicklung (BRISE)

The Bremen Initiative to Foster Early Childhood Development (BRISE) is a longitudinal study that systematically investigates the effects of early childhood intervention. BRISE follows approximately 1 000 disadvantaged families in Bremen. The program ...

Current Project| Education and Family
German Socio-Economic Panel study
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Climate Friendly Materials Platform

Materials are central to our economies but their production also dominates industrial greenhouse gas emissions. It is therefore difficult to envisage how Europe can reach an 80-95% emission reduction target without significant emission reductions ...

Current Project| Climate Policy
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CoalExit

Current Project| Energy, Transportation, Environment
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Comprehensive, Whole-of-Government Strategies on Coal Transition in Major Coal Using Countries

In the project Coal Transitions leading research institutes in six major coal-using countries evaluate current policies and develop economicallyfeasible and socially just pathways to transition from thermal coal before 2050, in line with the Paris ...

Current Project| Climate Policy
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Creating expectations

If the present behavior of forward-looking economic agents is driven by their expectations about the future, can governments influence the economy by creating expectations? We study this question in the context of one of the most consequential ...

Current Project| Climate Policy
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Dynamics of Mental Health of Migrants (DMHM)

Theoretical models of acculturative stress predict the psychological impacts of adaptation to a new culture and the important role these impacts play in the development of migrants’ mental health. This development is shaped by both stressors ...

Current Project| German Socio-Economic Panel study
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Early childhood education and care quality in the Socio-Economic Panel

Current Project| Education and Family
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Early warning systems for sovereign and banking crises

Current Project| Macroeconomics
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