Dr. Kai-Uwe Müller

Head of the FIS Junior Research Group Time Policy in the

Public Economics Department

Contact

+49 30 89789 - 154

Working experience:
since 04/2017 Head of the Junior Research Group Time policy, funded by the Network for Interdisciplinary Social Policy Research (FIS)
(10/2014 – 12/2014 Guest researcher at Institute for Fiscal Studies (London); since 10/2013 Post Post-doctoral researcher at DIW, Department Public Economics; 10/2007 – 9/2013 Research associate at DIW, Department Public Economics; 2/2005 – 8/2007 Research associate at Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB), Department Labor Market Policy and Employment; 5/2000 – 12/2004 Research assistant at WZB, Department Labor Market Policy and Employment

Education:
2013 Doctorate in Economics at Free University Berlin (grade: summa cum laude), 1st supervisor: Prof. Viktor Steiner, 2nd supervisor: Prof. Peter Haan; 2008 – 2013 associated at Berlin Doctoral Program Economics & Management Science; 2007 Diploma in Economics at Free University Berlin; 2005 Diploma in Political Science at Free University Berlin

Research interests:
Labor Economics, Family Economics, Applied Econometrics, Empirical Public Economics

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Publications

DIW Wochenbericht 46 / 2020

Bessere Vereinbarkeit von Beruf und Pflege kann Zielkonflikt zwischen Renten- und Pflegepolitik lösen

2020| Björn Fischer, Kai-Uwe Müller
DIW Wochenbericht 19 / 2020

Corona-Krise erschwert Vereinbarkeit von Beruf und Familie vor allem für Mütter – Erwerbstätige Eltern sollten entlastet werden

2020| Kai-Uwe Müller, Claire Samtleben, Julia Schmieder, Katharina Wrohlich
Diskussionspapiere 1809 / 2019

Time to Care? The Effects of Retirement on Informal Care Provision

2019| Björn Fischer, Kai-Uwe Müller
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Time to Care? The Effects of Retirement on Informal Care Provision

In: Journal of Health Economics 73 (2020), 102350 | Björn Fischer, Kai-Uwe Müller
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Sorgearbeit sollte anders verteilt werden

In: Frankfurter Rundschau (03.03.2020), S. 12 | Kai-Uwe Müller
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Does Subsidized Care for Toddlers Increase Maternal Labor Supply?

In: Labour Economics 62 (2020), 1017763, 18 S. | Kai-Uwe Müller, Katharina Wrohlich
Monographien

Labor Supply under Participation and Hours Constraints: An Extended Structural Model for Policy Evaluations

Bonn: IZA, 2018, 50 S.
(Discussion Paper Series / Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit ; 12003)
| Kai-Uwe Müller, Michael Neumann, Katharina Wrohlich
Externe referierte Aufsätze

The Family Working-Time Model: Towards More Gender Equality in Work and Care

In: Journal of European Social Policy 28 (2018), 5, S. 471-486 | Kai-Uwe Müller, Michael Neumann, Katharina Wrohlich

Lectures

Vortrag

Large Wage Shocks, Technological Substitution and Employment Perspectives

Alexandra Fedorets, Kai-Uwe Müller
Leipzig, 22.09.2019 - 25.09.2019
| 30 Jahre Mauerfall - Demokratie und Marktwirtschaft: Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik 2019
Vortrag

Time to Care? The Effects of Retirement on Informal Care Provision

Björn Fischer, Kai-Uwe Müller
Leipzig, 22.09.2019 - 25.09.2019
| 30 Jahre Mauerfall - Demokratie und Marktwirtschaft: Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik 2019
Vortrag

Does the German Minimum Wage Benefit Low Income Households?

Teresa Backhaus, Kai-Uwe Müller
Leipzig, 22.09.2019 - 25.09.2019
| 30 Jahre Mauerfall - Demokratie und Marktwirtschaft: Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik 2019
Vortrag

Time to Care? The Effects of Retirement on Informal Care Provision

Kai-Uwe Müller
Manchester, Großbritannien, 26.08.2019 - 30.08.2019
| 34th Annual Congress of the European Economic Association - 72nd European Meeting of the Econometric Society: EEA - ESEM 2019
Vortrag

Care & Careers: Housework Distribution and Occupational Success

Kai-Uwe Müller, Claire Samtleben
New York, USA, 10.08.2019 - 13.08.2019
| Engaging Social Justice for a Better World: 114th ASA Annual Meeting

Research Projects

Research Project

Effects of flexible digitized working opportunities on informal care and housework

Completed Project| Public Economics