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SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

Erwartungen an Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft - an Innovative Longitudinal Survey on Social Justice Attitudes

It is becoming increasingly clear that the subjective perception and evaluation of objective inequalities as 'just' or 'unjust'play a key role in their reproduction and consequences. The  LINOS project headed by Stefan Liebig examines how and why the structural conditions in which individuals are embedded influence these attitudes towards justice. To this end, the project group

24.04.2019| Jule Adriaans, Philipp Eisnecker
Externe referierte Aufsätze

Predictors of Refugee Adjustment: The Importance of Cognitive Skills and Personality

In light of the recent worldwide migration of refugees, determinants of a more or less successful integration are heavily discussed, but reliable empirical investigations are scarce and have often focused on sociodemographic factors. In the present study, we explore the role of several individual characteristics for refugee adjustment in the areas of (a) institutional, (b) interpersonal and (c)

In: Collabra: Psychology 5 (2019), 1, Art. 23, 14 S. | Elisabeth Hahn, David Richter, Jürgen Schupp, Mitja D. Back
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

From workers to capitalists in less than two generations: A study of Chinese urban elite transformation between 1988 and 2013

Economic and social transformation of China during the past 40 years is without precedent in human history. While the economic transformation was extensively studied, social transformation was not. In this paper, we use for the first time harmonized household surveys covering the period 1988-2013 to study the changes in the characteristics the richest 5 percent of China’s urban population.

18.11.2019| Li Yang, Paris School of Economics

Wahl des Studienfachs hängt auch mit Persönlichkeits-eigenschaften zusammen

Studie auf Basis von Daten des Nationalen Bildungspanels (NEPS) zeigt Zusammenhang von Persönlichkeitseigenschaften und Studienentscheidungen – Zielgenauere Informationsangebote könnten Abiturientinnen und Abiturienten Entscheidung über weiteren Bildungsweg erleichtern Ob sich Abiturientinnen und Abiturienten für ein Studium entscheiden und wenn ja, welches Fach sie dann

DIW Wochenbericht 39 / 2019

Wahl des Studienfachs hängt auch mit Persönlichkeitseigenschaften zusammen

Die Entscheidung für oder gegen ein Studium hängt in Deutschland nach wie vor von sozioökonomischen Merkmalen ab. Dazu zählen etwa die Bildung der Eltern oder das Einkommen des Haushalts, in dem Abiturientinnen und Abiturienten aufgewachsen sind. Bisher eher unbeachtet blieb die Frage, welchen Einfluss Persönlichkeitseigenschaften haben. Die vorliegende Studie zeigt auf Basis des Nationalen

2019| Jan Berkes, Frauke Peter
DIW Wochenbericht 39 / 2019

Infoangebote zum Studium sollten Persönlichkeitseigenschaften berücksichtigen: Interview

2019| Frauke Peter, Erich Wittenberg
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

Coping with Life-Event Shocks: Psychological Determinants of Resilience

In this research we investigate the psychological determinants of resilience. Specifically, we observe whether the adaptation process to negative life events is different across the distribution of personality traits (the so-called big five) and of different life attitudes (such as locus of control and risk aversion). We take into consideration two different areas of shocking events: the job

23.10.2019| Tommasso Ramella, UNIMIB
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

The New Top-Wealth Sample - First Impressions

Top-wealth holders are typically underrepresented or completely missing in population surveys. The lack of comprehensive national registers on high-wealth individuals in many countries challenged previous attempts to remedy this under-representation. In a novel research design, we draw on public data on the shareholding structures of companies as a sampling frame. Our design builds on

07.11.2019| Johannes König, Carsten Schröder
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

The role of heterogeneous expectations in life cycle models

BAMS is a joint seminar by the DIW Berlin, the Hertie School of Governance, the HU Berlin and the WZB.

17.02.2020| Jochem de Bresser
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