* 8 Results enter search term Search Reset filter Suchfilter Content Type Publications (8) Topics Germany (8) Labor Market (8) Welfare State (8) China (1) Emerging Markets & Developing Countries (1) Europe (1) Globalization (1) International Trade (1) Publicationtype Working Paper (8) Units Forecasting Center (7) Special Topics (7) Innovation and Internationalization (1) Knowledge Creation and Growth (1) Experts Klaus Schrader (6) Hans H. Glismann (5) Alfred Boss (2) Björn Christensen (1) Christian Dippel (1) Robert Gold (1) Rodrigo Pinto (1) Stephan Heblich (1) Date Last Month Last Year Select Period start date to end date Sort by Relevance Date Aktive Filter Topics: Germany Topics: Welfare State Publicationtype: Working Paper Remove all filters Working Paper Incentives to work for recipients of unemployment benefit II - a reform proposal (original publication in German) 17.04.2019 Recipients of the means-tested unemployment benefits II face high (explicit and implicit) tax rates if they start working or increase work efforts. Working Paper A functional system of private unemployment insurance (original publication in German) 01.06.2001 The authors suggest a dual-system model of private unemployment insurance that includes incentives on the side of employees as well as of employers to reduce unemployment. Working Paper Instrumental Variables and Causal Mechanisms: Unpacking The Effect of Trade on Workers 01.03.2017 It is often the case that an endogenous treatment variable causally affects an intermediate variable that in turn causally affects a final outcome. Using an Instrumental Variable (IV) identifies the causal effect of the endogenous treatment on both... Working Paper Options for an efficient organization of unemployment insurance (original publication in German) 01.06.2001 The paper is about the economically efficient design of financial transfers to the unemployed in a highly industrialized country. There have been quite a few contributions to this problem – for example by Beenstock/Brasse, Feldstein/ Altman, Grubel,... Working Paper The reform of the German unemployment insurance against the background of its history 01.01.2002 In search of an efficient system of unemployment insurance the authors take a look at German history. Working Paper Incentive problems with Hartz IV: ALG II instead of work? 01.01.2005 According to the principle of "promoting and demanding", Hartz IV should help unemployed people to live without transfers as quickly as possible. Working Paper On the introduction of private unemployment insurance in Germany (original publication in German) 01.01.2003 The authors calculate the statistic fundamentals of a dual system of private unemployment insurance, using data of the year 2000. Working Paper On the Reform of German Unemployment Insurance - Problems and Solutions in German Literature (original publication in German) 01.07.2000 The analysis is about the compulsory German unemployment insurance system (GUIS). It is known that GUIS has done nothing to prevent the continuous rise of the rate of unemployment since the 1970s.