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SOEPpapers 1063 / 2019

Till Death Do Us Part: Transactions between Losing One’s Spouse and the Big Five Personality Traits

Objective: Although losing one’s spouse is one of the worst experiences that can occur in life, it has not been resolved yet how this experience relates to personality development. Method: In the German Socio-Economic Panel study (SOEP), information

2019| Eva Asselmann, Jule Specht
Diskussionspapiere 1815 / 2019

Long Run Effects of Universal Childcare on Personality Traits

Although universal childcare has become an essential tool to support child development, few economic studies analyze its effects on non-cognitive skills and little is known about causal effects on these skills in the long run. In this paper we go ...

2019| Maximilian Bach, Josefine Koebe, Frauke H. Peter
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

Which preferences cause horizontral sex segregation in fields of studies? Some experimental evidence

Occupational gender segregation is one of the most persistent gender inequalities in the labor market and one contributing factor is the lack of women in STEM fields. Possible explanations for this pattern are the characteristics of the fields ...

19.06.2019| Benita Combet, LMU München
SOEPpapers 1045 / 2019

Wie (in)stabil ist die Lebenszufriedenheit? Eine Sequenzanalyse mit Daten des Sozio-oekonomischen Panels (SOEP)

Die vorliegende Studie befasst sich mit der Analyse der Stabilität der Lebenszufriedenheit, auf Basis der Paneldaten des sozio-oekonomischen Panels (SOEP). Benutzt wird das neuartige Konzept der longitudinalen Entropie und so können bereits in der ..

2019| Laura Schräpler, Jörg-Peter Schräpler, Gert G. Wagner
Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

Performance, Competition and Corporate Social Responsibility in Organisations

Abstract: We examine experimentally the impact of corporate social responsibility techniques on individuals’ performance and willingness to compete. Our baseline treatment adopts the Niederle-Vesterlund (2007) paradigm whereby individuals ...

13.09.2019| Michaelis Drouvelis, University of Birmingham
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The Rich Are Different: Unravelling the Perceived and Self‐Reported Personality Profiles of High‐Net‐Worth Individuals

Beyond money and possessions, how are the rich different from the general population? Drawing on a unique sample of high‐net‐worth individuals from Germany (≥1 million Euro in financial assets; N = 130), nationally representative data (N = 22,981), .

In: British Journal of Psychology 110 (2019), 4, S. 769-789 | Marius Leckelt, David Richter, Carsten Schröder, Albrecht C. P. Küfner, Markus M. Grabka, Mitja D. Back
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

Wage premia for skills: complementarity between cognitive and non-cognitive skills

Abstract:I present evidence on the association between individuals' cognitive abilities, personality traits, and earnings in Poland. I find that cognitive skills and certain personality traits are complements. In particular, I find that ...

30.01.2019| Marta Palcznska (Institute for Structural Research)
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Prediction Based on Entrepreneurship-Prone Personality Profiles: Sometimes Worse than the Toss of a Coin

The human personality predicts a wide range of activities and occupational choices—from musical sophistication to entrepreneurial careers. However, which method should be applied if information on personality traits is used for prediction and advice?

In: Small Business Economics 53 (2019), 1, S. 1-20 | Alexander Konon, Alexander S. Kritikos
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

Residential Segregation and Charitable Giving to Refugees

A large corpus of literature investigates how the presence of ethnic and economic out-group affects pro-social behavior. However, some long-standing theoretical controversies have not yet been resolved and empirical results are mixed. On the ...

05.06.2019| Zbignev Gricevic
Berlin Lunchtime Meeting

Risks that matter

Globalisierung und Digitalisierung bieten vielfältige neue Möglichkeiten, jedoch sehen viele Menschen sie aber auch als Bedrohung ihrer sozialen und wirtschaftlichen Stellung. Wie gewichten Menschen diese Risiken? Wo erwarten sie Unterst ...

28.03.2019| Monika Queisser, Johannes Hillje, Dorothea Siems
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