Berlin Applied Micro Seminar

The Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS) is a weekly seminar, jointly organized by DIW Berlin, Hertie School, HU Berlin, FU Berlin, TU Berlin, WZB, ESMT Berlin, the Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies (BCCP) and the SFB TRR 190, taking place on Mondays, 16:00-17:00. Note that BAMS will take place online during the Academic Year 2020/21. Please subscribe to the newsletter to get web access to the seminar. For details about a specific talk, please click on the seminar date. Subscribe to the Google Calendar feed or download the ics-file for this seminar series.

Previous Events


Minimum wages and the wage policy of firms

Discontinuities in the Age-Victimization Profile and the Determinants of Victimization

Global Evidence on the Effect of Siblings’ Sex on Personality

Trauma at School: The Impacts of Shootings on Students' Human Capital and Economic Outcomes

Consumption and Subjective Expectations: Empirical Evidence and Structural Estimation

Is there Evidence for Ethnic Discrimination in the German Market for Health Care?

Perceived Costs and Benefits of Maternal Labor Supply Decisions

School Health Programs: Education, Health, and Welfare Dependency of Young Adults

Merger, Product Variety and Firm Entry: the Retail Craft Beer Market in California

New Frontiers: The Origins and Content of New Work, 1940-2018

Common Ownership and Competition in the Ready-to-Eat Cereal Industry

Knowledge Sharing within Firms across Space

Geographic Sorting and Aversion to Breaking Rules

School Types: Evidence on the relative effectiveness of different school arrangements

Fixing Misallocation with Guidelines: Awareness vs. Adherence

Labor Supply and the Pension Contribution-Benefit Link

Benign Effects of Automation: New Evidence From Patent Texts

Early Career, Life-Cycle Choices, and Gender

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