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Diskussionspapiere 311 / 2002

Accounting for Poverty Differences between the United States, Great Britain, and Germany

We propose a framework for comparing the relationship between poverty and personal characteristics across countries (or across years), and use it to compare levels and patterns of relative poverty in the USA, Great Britain and Germany during the 199

2002| Martin Biewen, Stephen P. Jenkins
DIW Wochenbericht 9 / 2005

Einkommen und Armut von Familien und älteren Menschen

Die Einkommensposition von Familien hängt nicht nur von der Erwerbssituation der Haushaltsmitglieder ab, sondern auch vom Alter der Kinder. Dies zeigt eine Auswertung des vom DIW Berlin in Zusammenarbeit mit Infratest Sozialforschung erhobenen Sozio

2005| Markus M. Grabka, Peter Krause
SOEPpapers 285 / 2010

Are Recessions Good for Educational Attainment?

In this study, we examine how economic performance during the child-specific primary school phase, during which teachers make recommendations regarding secondary school level, affects the educational level achieved ultimately by these children. Using

2010| Carsten Ochsen
SOEPpapers 295 / 2010

Multidimensional Measurement of Richness: Theory and an Application to Germany

Closely following recent innovations in the literature on the multidimensional measurement of poverty, this paper provides similar measures for the top of the distribution using a dual cutoff method to identify individuals, who can be considered as .

2010| Andreas Peichl, Nico Pestel
SOEPpapers 74 / 2007

Inequalities within Couples: Market Incomes and the Role of Taxes and Benefits in Europe

In spite of there being few elements of tax or cash benefit systems in developed countries that are any longer explicitly gender-biased in a discriminatory sense, it is well recognised that they have significant gender effects. To the extent that ...

2007| Francesco Figari, Herwig Immervoll, Horacio Levy, Holly Sutherland
SOEPpapers 329 / 2010

Are Education and Entrepreneurial Income Endogenous and Do Family Background Variables Make Sense as Instruments? A Bayesian Analysis

Education is a well-known driver of (entrepreneurial) income. The measurement of its influence, however, suffers from endogeneity suspicion. For instance, ability and occupational choice are mentioned as driving both the level of (entrepreneurial) ..

2010| Jörn H. Block, Lennart F. Hoogerheide, A. Roy Thurik
Monographien

Konfliktfeld Globalisierung: Verteilungs- und Umweltprobleme der weltwirtschaftlichen Integration

Heidelberg: Physica-Verl., 2002, XVI, 285 S.
(Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Beiträge ; 187)
| Michael Pflüger
Vierteljahrshefte zur Wirtschaftsforschung 1 / 2001

Success at Work, Life Patterns, and Overall Life Satisfaction: Changes in the Lives of Men and Women since the 1980s in West Germany

This paper focuses on the structural relationship between family building and upward mobility. Typically this relationship is analyzed for women only, while we include men as well. With new patterns of intimate partnerships and non-traditional ...

2001| Angelika Tölke
Forschungsprojekt

Aktuelle Beiträge zur Steuer- und Sozialpolitik

Die Abteilung Staat im DIW Berlin veröffentlicht regelmäßig Berichte, Stellungnahmen und Medienbeiträge zu aktuellen Fragen der Steuer- und Sozialpolitik

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