Berlin Applied Micro Seminar

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar is jointly organized by DIW, Hertie School of Governance, Humboldt University Berlin, and WZB, taking place on Mondays, 16:00-17:15. The seminar location alternates weekly between DIW and Humboldt University. For details about a specific talk, please click on the seminar date. If you are interested in receiving news on the BAMS seminar, please subscribe to the newsletter here. Subscribe to the Google Calendar feed or download the ics-file for this seminar series.

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The role of heterogeneous expectations in life cycle models

Oligopolistic Price Leadership and Mergers: The United States Beer Industry

The dynamic response of municipal budgets to revenue shocks

Assessing the Selection Bias of Non-experimental Estimates in the Returns to Workplace Training

Inattention and Switching Costs as sources of inertia in Medicare Part D

The Inverse Product Differentiation Logit Model

Dog Eat Dog: Measuring Returns to Scale Using a Digital Platform Merger

The Gender Pay Gap in an Online Labour Market: The Cost of Multi-Tasking

The Wage Premium of Married Women and Men

Specification and Estimation of the Birth Weight Production Function: Understanding the Effects of Inputs from the Health Sector

Closing the Gap Between Vocational and General Education? - Evidence from University Technical Colleges in England

The Wage Penalty of Regional Accents

Patient vs. Provider Incentives in Long-Term Care

Intergenerational Spillovers in Disability Insurance

Tasks, Occupation, and Wage Inequality in an Open Economy

Can Gender Quotas in Candidate Lists Empower Women? Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Design

Building Nations through Shared Experiences: Evidence from African Football

Reallocation and the Minimum Wage - Evidence from Germany

How Effective Is Black-box Digital Consumer Profiling and Audience Delivery?: Evidence from Field Studies

Female Wages, Work Experience and Training over the Life-Cycle

In-Kind Transfers, Tagging, and Market Power: Evidence from the Affordable Care Act

Do Lower Minimum Wages for Young Workers Raise their Employment? – Evidence from a Danish Discontinuity

From Big Data to Trusted Smart Statistics

The Roots of Health Inequality and The Value of Intra-Family Expertise

Which findings get published? Which findings should be published ?

The "End of Men" and Rise of Women in the High-Skilled Labor Market

Higher Education Funding Reforms: A Comprehensive Analysis on Educational and Labour Market Outcomes in England

Media Competition and News Diets

Intergenerational effects of school entry policies

On the family origins of human capital: Evidence from donor-conceived children

Prep School for Poor Kids: The Long-Run Impact of Head Start on Human Capital and Labor-Market Outcomes

Patience, Accumulation and Comparative Development

Credit misallocation during the european financial crisis

STEM Labour Market Tightness - Evidence from Germany

The Role of the Bundesbank Microdata Production in Times of Big Data: The Need for Data access and Data Sharing

Field of Study, Selection, and the Gender Pay Gap

Human capital accumulation and forced migration: evidence from the post-War Polish mass population transfers

Heterogeneous Effects of Secondary School Tracking Reform: A Disaggregated Synthetic Control Approach

The Effect of an Income Shock at Birth on Child Health: Evidence from a Child Benefit in Spain

The Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital: Evidence from the Golden Age of Upward Mobility in the U.S.

Oppositional Identities in a Migration Society: Combing a Large-Scale Trust Experiment in Schools with a Natural Citizenship Experiment

Estimating (Easily Interpreted) Dynamic Training Effects from Experimental Data

One Markup to Rule them All: Taxation by Liquor Pricing Regulation

Innovation: The Bright Side of Common Ownership?

Migrant Wages, Human Capital Accumulation and Return Migration

Lowering Welfare Benefits for Immigrants: Intended and Unintended Consequences for Individuals and their Families

Displacement, Family Dynamics and Spousal Labor Supply

Economic incentives and gender identity

Entry, Career Dynamics and Worker Quality in the Labour Market for Talent

Effects of Taxes and Safety Net Pensions on Life-Cycle Labor Supply, Savings and Human Capital: the Case of Australia

Does Increased Accountability Decrease Leniency in Performance Ratings?

Evaluation of Language Training Programs using Principal Stratification: the case of Luxembourg

Social mobility and preferences for redistribution

Can Audits Backfire? Evidence from Public Procurement in Chile

Why the United States Science and Engineering Workforce Is Aging Rapidly

Early life circumstances predict measures of trust attitudes among adults

Classification Trees and Heterogeneous Moment-Based Models

Distributional National Accounts: Methods and Estimates for the United States, 1913-2013

Frontier Knowledge and Scientific Production: Evidence from the Collapse of International Science in the Wake of WWI

Politician's Twitter and Political Donations