* 9 Results enter search term Search Reset filter Suchfilter Content Type Publications (9) Topics China (1) Digitalization (1) Europe (1) Foreign Direct Investments (1) Germany (1) Globalization (1) Growth (1) Innovation (1) International Trade (1) USA (1) Publicationtype Journal Article (4) Working Paper (4) Brief (1) Policy Article (1) Units Climate (1) Forecasting Center (1) Special Topics (1) The Environment and Natural Resources (1) Experts Dennis J. Snower (5) Assar Lindbeck (2) Christoph Trebesch (1) Dirk Dohse (1) Edwin Van der Werf (1) Erich Gundlach (1) Gabriel Felbermayr (1) Holger Görg (1) Horst Siebert (1) Marika Karanassou (1) Michael Stolpe (1) Stefan Kooths (1) Wolfgang Lechthaler (1) Show more Date Last Month Last Year Select Period start date to end date Sort by Relevance Date Aktive Filter Tags: technological change Remove all filters Journal Article Unemployment Invariance 01.01.2004 This paper provides a critique of the "unemployment invariance hypothesis," according to which the behavior of the labor market ensures that the long-run unemployment rate is independent of the size of the capital stock, productivity, and the labor... Journal Article The Modern Welfare State: Problems and Suggested Reforms 01.01.1996 This article examines some of the major market failures and government failures at work in the modern welfare state and investigates the political reasons for ignoring these failures in formulating welfare state policy. Next, the article examines... Working Paper Technology and Economic Performance in the German Economy 01.04.2001 Germany remains Europe's largest and most diversified source of new technology, but still lags in the fastest growing areas of today's high technology. After World War II, West-German technology policy sought to rebuild the institutions which had... Journal Article Reorganization of Firms and Labor Market Inequality 01.01.1996 This paper explores the implications of the ongoing reorganization of firms for inequality in the labour market. We show how recent technological advances in physical and human capital can lead to the breakdown of occupational barriers, creating... Working Paper Production Functions for Climate Policy Modeling: An Empirical Analysis 01.03.2007 Quantitative models for climate policy modeling differ in the production structure used and in the sizes of the elasticities of substitution. The empirical foundation for both is generally lacking. This paper estimates the parameters of two-level CES... Journal Article Multi-task Learning and the Reorganization of Work 01.01.2000 The paper analyzes the contemporary organizational restructuring of production and work within firms. We emphasize the shift from a Tayloristic organization of work (characterized by significant specialization by tasks) to a holistic organization... Working Paper Interpreting Productivity Growth in the New Economy: Some Agnostic Notes 01.01.2001 The growth rate of total factor productivity seems to have increased recently, at least in the United States. Higher US productivity growth may justify higher stock market valuations than in the past and thus herald an emerging New Economy. However,... Working Paper Causes of Changing Earnings Inequality 01.01.1999 This paper surveys major empirical regularities concerning changes in earnings inequality in Europe and the U.S. over the past 25 years. Next, it indicates which of these regularities can be explained within the competitive demand-supply framework of... Policy Article Time for a new Industrial Policy? (in German) 05.03.2019 Kiel Policy Brief No. 122: In their paper, the authors warn of a new trend towards autarky under the catchword of "technology sovereignty", which jeopardizes the benefits of globalization.