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Diskussionspapiere 1917 / 2020

Corruption and Cheating: Evidence from Rural Thailand

This study tests the prediction that perceived corruption reduces ethical behavior. Integrating a standard “cheating” experiment into a broad household survey in rural Thailand, we find clear support for this prediction: respondents who perceive corruption in state affairs are more likely to cheat and, thus, to fortify the negative consequences of corruption. Interestingly, there is a small group of ...

2020| Olaf Hübler, Melanie Koch, Lukas Menkhoff, Ulrich Schmidt
Diskussionspapiere 1913 / 2020

An Alternative Bootstrap for Proxy Vector Autoregressions

We propose a new bootstrap for inference for impulse responses in structural vector autoregressive models identified with an external proxy variable. Simulations show that the new bootstrap provides confidence intervals for impulse responses which often have more precise coverage than and similar length as the competing moving-block bootstrap intervals. An empirical example shows how the new bootstrap ...

2020| Martin Bruns, Helmut Lütkepohl
SOEPpapers 1104 / 2020

How People Know their Risk Preference

People differ in their willingness to take risks. Recent work found that revealed preference tasks (e.g., laboratory lotteries)—a dominant class of measures—are outperformed by survey-based stated preferences, which are more stable and predict real-world risk taking across different domains. How can stated preferences, often criticised as inconsequential “cheap talk,” be more valid and predictive than ...

2020| Ruben C. Arslan, Martin Brümmer, Thomas Dohmen, Johanna Drewelies, Ralph Hertwig, Gert G. Wagner
Forschungsprojekt

Sharing knowledge and creating new formats for communication and knowledge transfer between science and society based on the Socio-Economic Panel Study (SOEP-Transfer)

The goal of SOEP-Transfer is to develop and test new tools for knowledge transfer in the social sciences, using the Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP) and the research results and data obtained from it as a first use case. The project will test these new tools on the target groups of journalists and contemporary historians. New tools and organizational models will be developed for further education of...

Aktuelles Projekt| Sozio-oekonomisches Panel
Forschungsprojekt

SOEP-Transfer: Forschungsdaten für JournalistInnen und ZeithistorikerInnen

Das Sozio-oekonomische Panel (SOEP) ist die größte und am längsten laufende Wiederholungsbefragung zur sozialen und wirtschaftlichen Lage in Deutschland, für die jedes Jahr etwa 30.000 Menschen in 15.000 Haushalten befragt werden. Die Befragungsdaten werden von WissenschaftlerInnen aus der ganzen Welt genutzt. Im Projekt SOEP-Transfer (wissenschaftlicher Projektname:...

Aktuelles Projekt| Sozio-oekonomisches Panel
SOEPcampus

SOEPcampus@Home

The German Socio-Economic Panel Study is a representative panel study for the German population, collecting data on a broad variety of topics of everyday life, including general wellbeing, household composition, educational aspirations and educational status, income and occupational biographies, leisure time activities, housing, health, political orientation and more. With its long running panel...

10.08.2020| Sandra Bohmann
SOEPcampus

SOEPcampus@Home

The German Socio-Economic Panel Study is a representative panel study for the German population, collecting data on a broad variety of topics of everyday life, including general wellbeing, household composition, educational aspirations and educational status, income and occupational biographies, leisure time activities, housing, health, political orientation and more. With its long running panel...

09.11.2020| Sandra Bohmann
SOEPcampus

SOEPcampus@Home

The German Socio-Economic Panel Study is a representative panel study for the German population, collecting data on a broad variety of topics of everyday life, including general wellbeing, household composition, educational aspirations and educational status, income and occupational biographies, leisure time activities, housing, health, political orientation and more. With its long running panel...

09.11.2020| Sandra Bohmann
Bericht

SOEPcampus@home Workshop Series - Registration Now Open

In order to facilitate novel user's access to the rich data-source of the SOEP, we will host two online-workshop series in August and November. The aim of the workshop is to familiarize novel users with the content and structure of the dataset, its potentials for social-scientific research and accompanying documentation matieral. Practical examples of data management will be discussed. The workshop ...

01.07.2020| Sandra Bohmann
Bericht

SOEPcampus@Home: Online-Workshop-Reihen im Sommer und Herbst

Um neuen NutzerInnen und Interessenten auch in Zeiten von Corona den Einstieg in die Welt der SOEP-Daten zu erleichtern, bieten wir im Sommer und Herbst jeweils eine einführende Workshopreihe an. Aufbau, Datenstruktur, Ziehungsdesign und Gewichtungsstrategie des SOEP sowie sich daraus ergebende Analysepotentiale werden vorgestellt und anhand praktischer Beispiele veranschaulicht. Die Workshopreihe ...

01.07.2020| Sandra Bohmann
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