Discussion Papers

The MEA Discussion Papers present material which is destined for publication in scientific journals and which is therefore primarily aimed at an academic readership.

    No.AuthorTitle
    07-2018Jürges, Hendrik; Kopetsch, ThomasPrenatal exposure to the German food crisis 1944–1948 and health after 65 years
    06-2018Härtl, Klaus; Leite, Duarte NunoThe Aging-Inflation Puzzle: On the Interplay between Aging, Inflation and Pension Systems
    05-2018Guber, RaphaelInstrument Validity Tests with Causal Trees: With an Application to the Same-sex Instrument
    04-2018Börsch-Supan, Axel; Härtl, Klaus; Leite, Duarte Nuno; Ludwig, AlexanderEndogenous Retirement Behavior of Heterogeneous Households Under Pension Reforms
    03-2018Börsch-Supan, Axel; Rausch, JohannesDie Kosten der doppelten Haltelinie
    02-2018Krueger, Dirk; Ludwig, AlexanderOptimal Taxes on Capital in the OLG Model with Uninsurable Idiosyncratic Income Risk
    01-2018Grevenbrock, Nils; Groneck, Max; Ludwig, Alexander; Zimper, AlexanderCognition, Optimism and the Formation of Age-Dependent Survival Beliefs
    09-2017Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Hanemann, FeliziaDoes Disability Insurance Improve Health and Well-Being?
    08-2017Ferrari, IreneThe Nativity Wealth Gap in Europe: a Matching Approach
    07-2017Hanemann, FeliziaWorking Conditions, Retirement and Health – Longitudinal Evidence from Europe and the US
    06-2017Börsch-Supan, Axel; Härtl, Klaus; Leite, Duarte NunoEarnings test, non-actuarial adjustments and flexible retirement
    05-2017Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Hanemann, FeliziaEarly Determinants of Work Disability in an International Perspective
    04-2017Hanemann, FeliziaInfluence of Social Networks on the Effect of Retirement on Cognition
    03-2017Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Kutlu Koc, Vesile; Goll, NicolasDangerous Flexibility – Retirement Reforms Reconsidered
    02-2017Jürges, Hendrik; Meyer, Sophie-CharlotteEducation differences in smoking: selection versus causation
    01-2017Börsch-Supan, Axel; Härtl, Klaus; Leite, Duarte NunoWho cares about the day after tomorrow? Pension issues when households are myopic or time inconsistent
    07-2016Guber, RaphaelMaking it right? Social norms, handwriting and human capital
    06-2016Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Goll, Nicolas; Maier, Christina15 Jahre Riester - eine Bilanz
    05-2016Geppert, Christian; Ludwig, Alexander; Abiry, RaphaelSecular Stagnation? Growth, Asset Returns and Welfare in the Next Decades: First Results
    04-2016Börsch-Supan, Axel; Härtl, Klaus; Leite, Duarte NunoSocial security and public insurance
    03-2016Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Rausch, JohannesSzenarien für eine nachhaltige Finanzierung der Gesetzlichen Rentenversicherung
    02-2016Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Ferrari, Irene; Kutlu Koc, Vesile; Rausch, JohannesThe Development of the Pension Gap and German Households’ Saving Behavior
    01-2016Deindl, Christian; Tieben, NicoleCultural and Material Resources of Parents and Grandparents and the Educational Outcome of Grandchildren in Europe
    11-2015Börsch-Supan, AxelArmut im Alter
    10-2015Börsch-Supan, Axel; Quinn, ChristopherTaxing pensions and retirement benefits in Germany
    09-2015Börsch-Supan, AxelRational pension policies
    08-2015Börsch-Supan, AxelChallenges for European Welfare States
    07-2015Birch, Stephen; Listl, StefanThe economics of oral health and health care
    06-2015Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Kluth, Sebastian; Haupt, Marlene; Goll, NicolasVor- und Nachteile höherer Flexibilität als Instrument zur Erhöhung der Beschäftigung Älterer
    05-2015Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Kluth, Sebastian; Kutlu Koc, Vesile; Goll, NicolasInternationale Evidenz zu flexiblen Übergängen in den Ruhestand
    04-2015Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Kluth, Sebastian; Hanemann, Felizia; Goll, NicolasErwerbsbeteiligung und Erwerbsintensität Älterer in Deutschland vor und nach dem Renteneintritt
    03-2015Farbmacher, Helmut; Kögel, HeinrichInference Problems under a Special Form of Heteroskedasticity
    02-2015Börsch-Supan, AxelKönnen Mindestlöhne Armut vermeiden?
    01-2015Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Koenen, JohannesDo Seemingly Smarter Consumers Get Better Advice?
    30-2014Börsch-Supan, AxelSHARE and its value for science and policy advice
    29-2014Berkman, Lisa; Börsch-Supan, Axel; Avendano, MauricioLabor-Force Participation, Policies & Practices in an Aging America: Adaptation Essential for a Healthy and Resilient Population
    28-2014Börsch-Supan, AxelLehren aus den Rentenreformen seit 1972
    27-2014Börsch-Supan, AxelNote on the Stock-Wise utility function used in their option-value analysis
    26-2014Börsch-Supan, AxelSilver Economy: Pipe Dream or Realistic Possibility?
    25-2014Börsch-Supan, Axel; Härtl, Klaus; Ludwig, AlexanderAging in Europe: Reforms, international diversification and behavioral reactions
    24-2014Börsch-Supan, Axel; Murray, AlanNote on the Myth that Older Workers Delaying Retirement Creates Unemployment for the Young
    23-2014Börsch-Supan, AxelDie Demographiefestigkeit des deutschen Altersversorgungssystems und das Rentenpaket 2014
    22-2014Börsch-Supan, Axel Aging Societies: Individual and Societal Plasticity
    21-2014Rausch, JohannesWas wäre wenn wir Schweden wären? Ist das Schwedische Rentensystem auf Deutschland übertragbar?
    20-2014Antonova, Liudmila; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Mazzonna, FabrizioMacroeconomic Crunches During Working Years and Health Outcomes Later in Life
    19-2014Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Lusardi, Annamaria; Alessie, Rob J. M.; Van Rooij, Maarten C. J.How Financially Literate are Women? An Overview and New Insights
    18-2014Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Coppola, Michela; Lamla, BettinaSavings in Times of Demographic Change: Lessons from the German Experience
    17-2014Börsch-Supan, Axel; Coppola, Michela; Rausch, JohannesDie Rente mit 63: Wer sind die Begünstigten? Was sind die Auswirkungen auf die Gesetzliche Rentenversicherung?
    16-2014Vijay Aseervatham; Christoph Lex; Spindler, MartinHow do unisex rating regulations affect gender differences in insurance premiums?
    15-2014Best, Henning; Kneip, ThorstenCurbside Collection and Participation in Household Waste Recycling: A Causal Analysis
    14-2014Drerup, Tilman; Enke, Benjamin; von Gaudecker, Hans-MartinMeasurement Error in Subjective Expectation and the Empirical Content of Economic Models
    13-2014Harenberg, Daniel; Ludwig, AlexanderSocial Security in an Analytically Tractable Overlapping Generations Model with Aggregate and Idiosyncratic Risk
    12-2014Mathä, Thomas Y.; Porpiglia, Alessandro; Ziegelmeyer, MichaelHousehold wealth in the euro area: The importance of intergenerational transfers, homeownership and house price dynamics
    11-2014Mathä, Thomas Y.; Porpiglia, Alessandro; Ziegelmeyer, MichaelWealth differences across borders and the of real effect estate price dynamics: Evidence from two household surveys
    10-2014Vogel, EdgarOptimal Level of Government Debt: Matching Wealth Inequality and the Fiscal Sector
    09-2014Kluth, SebastianShould I Stay or Should I Go? The Role of Actuarial Reduction Rates in Individual Retirement Planning in Germany
    08-2014Bach, Stefan; Buslei, Hermann; Coppola, Michela; Haan, Peter; Rausch, JohannesDie Verteilungswirkungen der Muetterrente
    07-2014Mathä, Thomas Y.; Porpiglia, Alessandro; Ziegelmeyer, MichaelCross-border commuting and consuming: An empirical investigation
    06-2014Ehrmann, Michael; Ziegelmeyer, MichaelHousehold Risk Management and Actual Mortgage Choice in the Euro Area
    05-2014Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Lamla, BettinaThe Long Shadow of Socialism: On East-West German Differences in Financial Literacy
    04-2014Rausch, Johannes; Gasche, MartinBeitragssatzentwicklung in der Gesetzlichen Krankenversicherung und der Sozialen Pflegeversicherung - Projektionen und Determinanten
    03-2014Daniel Harenberg; Ludwig, AlexanderIdiosyncratic Risk, Aggregate Risk, and the Welfare Effects of Social Security
    02-2014Necker, Sarah; Ziegelmeyer, MichaelHousehold Risk Taking after the Financial Crisis
    01-2014Bristle, JohannaEinkommens- und Bildungsungleichheit im gesundheitlichen Vorsorgeverhalten in Europa
    19-2013Börsch-Supan, Axel Ökonomische Auswirkungen des demographischen Wandels
    18-2013Börsch-Supan, Axel Altersarmut
    17-2013Börsch-Supan, Axel Der Sozialstaat in der demographischen Umwälzung: Reformprozess der Altersvorsorge
    16-2013Börsch-Supan, Axel; Gasche, Martin Die Kosten der Riester-Rente im Vergleich
    15-2013Börsch-Supan, Axel Policy Brief: Pension Reform in Europe
    14-2013Börsch-Supan, Axel Generationengerechtigkeit gibt es nicht, denn wir sind Gefangene unserer Geschichte
    13-2013Hunkler, ChristianEthnische Ungleichheit am Ausbildungsübergang: Ein Überblick über den Forschungsstand
    12-2013Lamla, Bettina; Coppola, MichelaIs it all about access? Perceived access to occupational pensions in Germany
    11-2013Kluth, Sebastian; Gasche, MartinErsatzraten in der Gesetzlichen Rentenversicherung
    10-2013Jürges, HendrikBildungspolitik versus Gesundheitspolitik - Evidenzbasierte Interventionen gegen soziale Ungleichheit in Gesundheit
    09-2013Ludwig, Alexander; Schön, MatthiasEndogenous Grids in Higher Dimensions: Delaunay Interpolation and Hybrid Methods
    08-2013Adena, Maja; Myck, Michal Poverty and transitions in health
    07-2013Jürges, Hendrik; Köberlein, JulianeFirst do no harm. Then do not cheat: DRG upcoding in German neonatology
    06-2013Gasche, Martin; Härtl, KlausVerminderung der (Alters-)Armut von Erwerbsminderungsrentnern durch Verlängerung der Zurechnungszeit und Günstigerprüfung?
    05-2013Max Groneck; Ludwig, Alexander; Alexander ZimperA Life-Cycle Model with Ambiguous Survival Beliefs
    04-2013Gasche, Martin; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Haupt, Marlene; Angstmann, SimonDie Kosten der Riester-Rente im Vergleich
    03-2013Hank, Karsten; Brandt, MartinaHealth, Families, and Work in Later Life: A Review of Current Research and Perspectives
    02-2013Krueger, Dirk; Ludwig, AlexanderOn the Optimal Provision of Social Insurance
    01-2013Haupt, Marlene; Kluth, SebastianTake a chance on me – Can the Swedish premium pension serve as a role model for Germany’s Riester scheme?
    25-2012Börsch-Supan, Axel Policy Mixes in the Current European Pension Reform Process
    24-2012Bloom, David E.; Börsch-Supan, Axel; McGee, Patrick; Seike, Atsushi Population Aging: Facts, Challenges, and Responses
    23-2012Börsch-Supan, Axel Finanzielle Folgen des demographischen Wandels
    22-2012Börsch-Supan, Axel Demographischer Wandel, Immigration und Fachkräftemangel
    21-2012 Olshansky, S. J. ; Antonucci, T.; Berkman, Lisa Differences In Life Expectancy Due To Race And Educational Differences Are Widening, And Many May Not Catch Up
    20-2012Börsch-Supan, Axel; Coppola, Michela; Reil-Held, Anette Riester Pensions in Germany: Design, Dynamics, Targetting Success and Crowding-In
    19-2012Börsch-Supan, Axel Rational Pension Reform
    18-2012Börsch-Supan, Axel Die demographischen Herausforderungen sind eine Chance für unsere Gesellschaft
    17-2012Börsch-Supan, Axel Probleme und Lösungen für die Altersvorsorge in Deutschland
    16-2012Olshansky, S. Jay; Beard, John; Börsch-Supan, Axel The Longevity Dividend: Health as an Investment
    15-2012Börsch-Supan, Axel; Heller, Gabriel; Reil-Held, Anette Is Intergenerational Cohesion Falling Apart in “Old Europe”?
    14-2012Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Kluth, SebastianSubjective Life Expectancy and Private Pensions
    13-2012Gasche, Martin; Lamla, BettinaErwartete Altersarmut in Deutschland: Pessimismus und Fehleinschätzungen – Ergebnisse aus der SAVE-Studie
    12-2012Gasche, Martin; Rausch, JohannesAuswirkungen einer Versicherungspflicht der Selbständigen in der Gesetzlichen Rentenversicherung
    11-2012Ziegelmeyer, Michael; Nick, JuliusBacking out of private pension provision - Lessons from Germany
    10-2012Lamla, BettinaFamily background, informal networks and the decision to provide for old age: A siblings approach
    09-2012Spindler, Martin“They do know what they are doing... at least most of them.” Asymmetric Information in the (private) Disability Insurance
    08-2012Spindler, Martin; Winter, Joachim; Hagmayer, SteffenAsymmetric Information in the Market for Automobile Insurance: Evidence from Germany
    07-2012Coppola, Michela; Lamla, BettinaEmpirical Research on Households’ Saving and Retirement Security: First Steps towards an Innovative Triple‐Linked‐Dataset
    06-2012Vogel, Edgar; Ludwig, Alexander; Börsch-Supan, AxelAging and Pension Reform: Extending the Retirement Age and Human Capital Formation
    05-2012Börsch-Supan, Axel; Gasche, Martin; Haupt, Marlene; Kluth, Sebastian; Rausch, JohannesÖkonomische Analyse des Rentenreformpakets der Bundesregierung
    04-2012Gasche, MartinFreiwillige Zusatzbeiträge als sechster Durchführungsweg der betrieblichen Altersvorsorge? Eine Randnotiz zum Lebensleistungsanerkennungsgesetz
    03-2012Holthausen, Annette; Rausch, Johannes; Wilke, Christina BenitaMEA-PENSIM 2.0: Weiterentwicklung eines Rentensimulationsmodells, Konzeption und ausgewählte Anwendungen
    02-2012Jürges, HendrikCollateral damage: Educational attainment and labor market outcomes among German war and post-war cohorts
    01-2012Gasche, MartinAlte und neue Wege zur Berechnung der Rentenabschläge
    251-11Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Schmidt, CarstenTime (In)Consistent Food Choice of Children and Teenagers
    250-11Bucher-Koenen, TabeaFinancial Literacy, Riester Pensions, and Other Private Old Age Provision in Germany
    249-11Kruk, EberhardThe Effect of Children on Depression in Old Age
    248-11Kneip, Thorsten; Bauer, Gerrit; Reinhold, SteffenDirect and Indirect Effects of Unilateral Divorce Law on Marital Stability
    247-11Vogel, EdgarHuman Capital and the Demographic Transition: Why Schooling Became Optimal
    246-11Vogel, Edgar; Ludwig, Alexander; Börsch-Supan, AxelAging and Pension Reform in a Two-Region World: The Role of Human Capital
    245-11Mazzonna, FabrizioThe long-lasting effects of family background: A European cross-country comparison
    244-11Coppola, Michela; Gasche, MartinDie Riester-Förderung – das unbekannte Wesen
    243-11Gasche, Martin; Krolage, CarlaGleitender Übergang in die Rente durch Flexibilisierung der Teilrente
    242-11Finkel, ElyssaParental Income, Education and the Diagnosis of ADHD in Children and Adolescents: The case for Germany
    241-11Gasche, Martin; Kluth, SebastianAuf der Suche nach der besten Rentenanpassungsformel
    240-11Reinhold, Steffen; Kneip, Thorsten; Bauer, Gerrit The Long Run Consequences of Unilateral Divorce Laws on Children –Evidence from SHARELIFE
    239-11Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Lusardi, AnnamariaFinancial literacy and retirement planning in Germany
    238-11von Gaudecker, Hans-MartinHow does household portfolio diversification vary with financial sophistication and advice?
    237-11Brandt, Martina; Deindl, Christian; Hank, KarstenTracing the Origins of Successful Aging: The Role of Childhood Conditions and Societal Context
    236-11Brandt, MartinaINTERGENERATIONAL HELP AND PUBLIC ASSISTANCE IN EUROPE. A Case of Specialization?
    235-11Ziegelmeyer, MichaelIlluminate the unknown: Evaluation of imputation procedures based on the SAVE Survey
    234-11Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Ziegelmeyer, MichaelWho lost the most? Financial Literacy, Cognitive Abilities, and the Financial Crisis
    233-10Bohacek, Radim ; Myck, Michał Persecution in Central Europe and its Consequences on the Lives of SHARE Respondents
    232-10Moschetti, Karine ; Lamiraud, Karine ; O’Donnell, Owen ; Holly, Alberto Does Poor Childhood Health Explain Increased Health Care Utilisation and Payments in Middle and Old Age?
    231-10Sirven, Nicolas ; Or, Zeynep Disparities in Regular Health Care Utilisation in Europe
    230-10Santos-Eggimann, Brigitte ; Cornaz, Sarah ; Spagnoli, JacquesLifetime History of Prevention in European Countries: the Case of Dental Check-ups
    229-10Lambert, Philippe ; Perelman, Sergio ; Pestieau, Pierre ; Schoenmaeckers, Jérôme Health Insurance Coverage and Adverse Selection
    228-10Börsch-Supan, Axel; Roth, HenningWork Disability and Health over the Life Course
    227-10Avendano, Mauricio ; Mackenbach, JohanLife-Course Health and Labour Market Exit in Thirteen European Countries: Results from SHARELIFE
    226-10Schröder, MathisScar or Blemish? Investigating the Long-Term Impact of Involuntary Job Loss on Health
    225-10Wahrendorf, Morten ; Siegrist, Johannes Working Conditions in Mid-life and Participation in Voluntary Work After Labour Market Exit
    224-10Siegrist, Johannes ; Wahrendorf, Morten Quality of Work, Health and Early Retirement: European Comparisons
    223-10Hank, Karsten; Korbmacher, JulieReproductive History and Retirement: Gender Differences and Variations Across Welfare States
    222-10Brugiavini, Agar ; Pasini, Giacomo ; Trevisan, Elisabetta Maternity and Labour Market Outcome: Short and Long Term Effects
    221-10Lyberaki, Antigone; Tinios, Platon ; Papadoudis, George A-Typical Work Patterns of Women in Europe: What can we Learn From SHARELIFE?
    220-10Brugiavini, Agar ; Padula, Mario ; Pasini, Giacomo ; Peracchi, Franco Labour Mobility and Retirement
    219-10Brandt, Martina; Hank, KarstenEarly and Later Life Experiences of Unemployment under Different Welfare Regimes
    218-10Dewilde, Caroline ; Van den Bosch, Karel ; Van den Heede, Aaron Separation: Consequences for Wealth in Later Life
    217-10Angelini, Viola ; Brugiavini, Agar ; Weber, Guglielmo Does Downsizing of Housing Equity Alleviate Financial Distress in Old Age?
    216-10Angelini, Viola ; Laferrère, Anne ; Weber, Guglielmo Homeownership in Old Age at the Crossroad between Personal and National Histories
    215-10Angelini, Viola ; Laferrère, Anne ; Pasini, Giacomo Nest Leaving in Europe
    214-10Christelis, Dimitris ; Dobrescu, Loretti ; Motta, Alberto The Impact of Childhood Health and Cognition on Portfolio Choice
    213-10Cavapozzi, Danilo ; Fiume, Alessio; Garrouste, Christelle ; Weber, Guglielmo Human Capital Accumulation and Investment Behaviour
    212-10Cavapozzi, Danilo ; Garrouste, Christelle ; Paccagnella, Omar Childhood, Schooling and Income Inequality
    211-10Tinios, Platon ; Lyberaki, Antigone ; Georgiadis, Thomas Explaining Persistent Poverty in SHARE: Does the Past Play a Role?
    210-10Ziegelmeyer, MichaelNursing home residents make a difference – The overestimation of saving rates at older ages
    209-10Gasche, Martin; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Holthausen, Annette; Kluth, SebastianZehn Missverständnisse im Zusammenhang mit der Rente mit 67
    208-10Haliassos, Michael; Christelis, Dimitris; Georgarakos, DimitrisStockholding: Participation, Location, and Spillovers
    207-10Coppola, Michela; Wilke, Christina BenitaHow sensitive are subjective retirement expectations to increases in the statutory retirement age? The German case
    206-10Hurd, Michael; Van Rooij, Marten; Winter, JoachimStock Market Expectations of Dutch Households
    205-10Gasche, MartinZusatzbeitrag und sozialer Ausgleich in der Gesetzlichen Krankenversicherung: Anreizeffekte und Projektion bis 2030
    204-10Michael, Haliassos; Dimitris, Christelis; Dimitris, GeorgarakosDifferences in Portfolios across Countries: Economic Environment versus Household Characteristics
    203-10Gasche, MartinRentner und Rentnerinnen im deutschen Sozialversicherungssystem: Beitragsleistungen und Leistungsbezug
    202-10Annelies G. Blom; Edith D. de Leeuw; Joop J. HoxInterviewer Effects on Nonresponse
    201-10Gasche, Martin; Börsch-Supan, AxelKann die Riester-Rente die Rentenlücke in der gesetzlichen Rente schließen?
    200-10Kemptner, Daniel; Jürges, Hendrik; Reinhold, SteffenChanges in Compulsory Schooling and the Causal Effect of Education on Health: Evidence from Germany
    199-10Gasche, MartinRentenanpassung 2010 – Wem nützt die Rentengarantie?
    198-10Gasche, Martin; Ziegelmeyer, MichaelVerbreitung der Riester-Rente - Hat die Finanz- und Wirtschaftskrise Spuren hinterlassen?
    197-10Börsch-Supan, Axel; Gasche, MartinZur Sinnhaftigkeit der Riester-Rente
    196-10Ludwig, Alexander; Schelkle, Thomas; Vogel, EdgarDemographic Change, Human Capital and Welfare
    194-09Kuhle, WolfgangThe Optimum Structure for Government Debt
    195-09Coppola, Michela; Reil-Held, AnetteDynamik der Riester-Rente: Ergebnisse aus SAVE 2003 bis 2008
    193-09Börsch-Supan, Axel; Gasche, Martin; Ziegelmeyer, MichaelAuswirkungen der Finanzkrise auf die private Altersvorsorge
    192-09Bucher-Koenen, TabeaFinancial Literacy and Private Old-age Provision in Germany
    191-09Alexander Ludwig, Alexander ZimperBiased Bayesian learning and the risk-free rate puzzle
    190-09Martin GascheImplizite Besteuerung im deutschen Sozialversicherungssystem
    189-09Martin GascheDie sozialversicherungspflichtig Beschäftigten im deutschen Sozialversicherungssystem: Eigenschaften, Beitragsleistungen und Leistungsbezug
    187-09Michael ZiegelmeyerDas Altersvorsorge-Verhalten von Selbständigen - eine Analyse auf Basis der SAVE-Daten
    186-09Hendrik Jürges, Steffen Reinhold, Martin SalmDoes Schooling Affect Health Behavior? Evidence from Educational Expansion in Western Germany
    185-09Joachim Winter, Francesco CinnirellaSize Matters! Body Height and Labor Market Discrimination: A Cross-European Analysis
    184-09Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln, Dirk Krüger, Mathias SommerInequality Trends for Germany in the Last Two Decades: A Tale of Two Countries
    183-09Jürges, HendrikThe effect of compulsory schooling on health - evidence from biomarkers
    182-09Steffen Reinhold, Kevin ThomTemporary Migration and Skill Upgrading: Evidence from Mexican Migrants
    181-09Steffen Reinhold, Hendrik JürgesSecondary School Fees and the Causal Effect of Schooling on Health Behavior
    180-09Edgar VogelFrom Malthus to modern growth: child labor, schooling and human capital
    179-09Alexander Ludwig, Edgar VogelMortality, Fertility, Education and Capital Accumulation in a Simple OLG Economy
    178-09Steffen ReinholdReassessing the Link between Premarital Cohabitation and Marital Instability
    177-09Hendrik Jürges, Karsten HankThe Last Year of Life in Europe: Initial findings from the SHARE study
    176-09Hank, Karsten; Erlinghagen, MarcelPerceptions of Job Security in Europe’s Ageing Workforce
    175-09Steffen Reinhold, Hendrik JürgesParental Income and Child Health in Germany
    174-09Gasche, Martin; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Börsch-Supan, Axel; Christina Benita WilkeEin einheitliches Rentensystem für Ost- und Westdeutschland - Simulationsrechnungen zum Reformvorschlag des Sachverständigenrates
    173-09Michael ZiegelmeyerDocumentation of the logical imputation using the panel structure of the 2003-2008 German SAVE Survey
    172-08Schröder, Mathis; Börsch-Supan, AxelRetrospective Data Collection in Europe
    171-08Johannes Binswanger, Daniel SchunkWhat is an adequate standard of living during retirement?
    170-08Jürgen MaurerWho has a clue to preventing the flu? Unravelling supply and demand effects on the take-up of influenza vaccinations
    169-08Jürgen Maurer, Roger Klein, Fancis VellaSubjective Health Assessments and Active Labor Market Participation of Older Men: Evidence from a Semiparametric Binary Choice Model with Nonadditive Correlated Individualspecific Effects
    168-08Melanie Lührmann, Jürgen MaurerWho wears the trousers? A semiparametric analysis of decision power in couples
    167-08Jürgen Maurer, André MeierSmooth it Like the “Joneses?” Estimating Peer-Group Effects in Intertemporal Consumption Choice
    166-08Alexander Ludwig, Michael ReiterSharing Demographic Risk – Who is Afraid of the Baby Bust?
    165-08Christina Benita WilkeOn the feasibility of notional defined contribution systems: The German case
    164-08Martin Salm, Daniel SchunkThe role of childhood health for the intergenerational transmission of human capital: Evidence from administrative data
    163-08Martin SalmJob loss does not cause ill health
    162-08Börsch-Supan, Axel; Hank, Karsten; Jürges, Hendrik; Schröder, MathisLongitudinal Data Collection in Continental Europe: Experiences from the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in (SHARE)
    161-08Karsten HankGenerationenbeziehungen im alternden Europa: Analysepotenziale und Befunde des Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe
    160-08Mathias SommerUnderstanding the trends in income, consumption and wealth inequality and how important are life-cycle effects?
    159-08Tabea Bucher-Koenen, Christina Benita Wilke Zur Anhebung der Altersgrenzen: Eine Simulation der langfristigen Auswirkungen auf die gesetzliche Rentenversicherung bei unterschiedlichem Renteneintrittsverhalten
    158-08Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Reil-Held, Anette; Christina WilkeZum künftigen Stellenwert der ersten Säule im Gesamtsystem der Alterssicherung
    157-08Wolfgang KuhleDemography and Equity Premium
    156-08Florian Heiss, Daniel McFadden, Joachim WinterMind the Gap! Consumer Perceptions and Choices
    149-07Matthias WeissSick Leave and the Composition of Work Teams
    148-07Börsch-Supan, Axel; Weiss, MatthiasProductivity and age: Evidence from work teams at the assembly line
    155-07Alexander Zimper, Alexander LudwigAttitude polarization
    154-07Alexander Ludwig, Alexander ZimperA Parsimonious Model of Subjective Life Expectancy
    153-07Börsch-Supan, Axel; Christina B. WilkeSzenarien zur mittel- und langfristigen Entwicklung der Anzahl der Erwerbspersonen und der Erwerbstätigen in Deutschland
    152-07Karsten Hank, Stephanie StuckGesellschaftliche Determinanten produktiven Alterns in Europa
    151-07Alexander Ludwig, Thomas Schelkle, Edgar VogelDemographic Change, Human Capital and Endogenous Growth
    147-07Klaus Jaeger, Wolfgang KuhleThe Optimum Growth Rate for Population Reconsidered
    146-07Jérome Adda, James Banks, Hans-Martin von GaudeckerThe Impact of Income Shocks on Health: Evidence from Cohort Data
    145-07Jürgen MaurerModelling socioeconomic and health determinants of health care use: A semiparametric approach
    144-07Jürgen MaurerSocioeconomic and Health Determinants of Health Care Utilization Among Elderly Europeans: A Semiparametric Assessment of Equity, Intensity and Responsiveness for Ten European Countries
    143-07Jürgen MaurerAssessing Horizontal Equity in Medication Treatment Among Elderly Mexicans: Which Socioeconomic Determinants Matter Most?
    142-07Karsten Hank, Stephanie StuckVolunteer Work, Informal Help, and Care among the 50+ in Europe: Further Evidence for ‘Linked’ Productive Activities at Older Ages
    141-07Hendrik JürgesHealthy minds in healthy bodies. An international comparison of education-related inequality in physical health among older adults
    140-07Hendrik JürgesHealth inequalities by education, income, and wealth: a comparison of 11 European countries and the US
    139-07Hendrik JürgesDoes ill health affect savings intentions? Evidence from SHARE
    138-07Hendrik Jürges, Kerstin SchneiderWhat can go wrong will go wrong: Birthday effects and early tracking in the German school system
    137-07Hendrik Jürges, Mauricio Avendano, Johan MackenbachHow comparable are different measures of self-rated health? Evidence from five European countries
    136-07Börsch-Supan, Axel; Reil-Held, Anette; Schunk, DanielThe savings behaviour of German households: First Experiences with state promoted private pensions
    135-07Börsch-Supan, AxelWork Disability, Health, and Incentive Effects
    134-07Börsch-Supan, Axel; Jürges, HendrikEarly Retirement, Social Security and Well-Being in Germany
    133-07Börsch-Supan, AxelÜber selbststabilisierende Rentensysteme
    132-07Börsch-Supan, AxelRational Pension Reform
    131-07Heiß, Florian; Börsch-Supan, Axel; Michael Hurd; David WisePathways to Disability: Predicting Health Trajectories
    130-07Börsch-Supan, AxelNachfrageseitiger Wettbewerb im Gesundheitswesen
    129-07Börsch-Supan, Axel; Ludwig, Alexander; Sommer, MathiasAging and Asset Prices
    128-07Börsch-Supan, AxelEuropean welfare state regimes and their generosity towards the elderly
    127-07Karsten Hank, Isabella BuberGrandparents Caring for Their Grandchildren: Findings from the 2004 Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe
    126-07Börsch-Supan, Axel; Reil-Held, Anette; Wilke, Christina BenitaHow an Unfunded Pension System looks like Defined Benefits but works like Defined Contributions: The German Pension Reform
    125-07Mathias SommerSavings motives and the effectiveness of tax incentives – an analysis based on the demand for life insurance in Germany
    124-07Daniel SchunkWhat Determines the Saving Behavior of German Households? An Examination of Saving Motives and Saving Decisions
    123-07Karsten Hank, Stephanie StuckEhrenamt, Netzwerkhilfe und Pflege in Europa – Komplementäre oder konkurrierende Dimensionen produktiven Alterns?
    122-07Mathias SommerFiskalische Auswirkungen einer Erweiterung des Förderrahmens von Riesterrenten
    121-07Daniel SchunkA Markov Chain Monte Carlo Multiple Imputation Procedure for Dealing with Item Nonresponse in the German SAVE Survey
    120-07Melanie LührmannConsumer Expenditures and Home Production at Retirement - New Evidence from Germany
    119-07Hendrik JürgesHealth insurance status and physician-induced demand for medical services in Germany: new evidence from combined district and individual level data
    118-07Martin SalmThe Effect of Pensions on Longevity: Evidence from Union Army Veterans
    117-07Börsch-Supan, Axel; Reil-Held, Anette; Christina B. WilkeZur Sozialversicherungsfreiheit der Entgeltumwandlung
    116-07Stephanie StuckInformelle Arbeit älterer Frauen und Männer in Europa
    115-07Hank, Karsten; Schaan, BarbaraCross-National Variations in the Correlation between Frequency of Prayer and Health among Older Europeans
    114-06Börsch-Supan, Axel; Reil-Held, Anette; Schunk, DanielDas Sparverhalten deutscher Haushalte: Erste Erfahrungen mit der Riester-Rente
    113-06Hanming Fang, Michael Keane, Ahmed Khwaja, Martin Salm, Dan SilvermanTesting the Mechanisms of Structural Models: The Case of the Mickey Mantle Effect
    112-06Daniel Houser, Daniel Schunk, Joachim WinterTrust Games Measure Trust
    111-06Martin SalmCan subjective mortality expectations and stated preferences explain varying consumption and saving behaviors among the elderly?
    110-06Barbara BerkelThe EMU and German Cross-Border Portfolio Flows
    109-06Daniel SchunkThe German SAVE Survey: Documentation and Methodology
    108-06Hans-Martin von Gaudecker, Carsten WeberMandatory Unisex Policies And Annuity Pricing: Quasi-Experimental Evidence From Germany
    107-06Barbara BerkelRetirement Age and Preretirement in German Administrative Data
    106-06Christina Benita WilkeDie ökonomischen Auswirkungen des demographischen Wandels in Bayern
    105-06Hendrik JürgesTrue health vs. response styles: Exploring cross-country differences in self-reported health
    104-06Karsten Hank,Hendrik Jürges,Jürgen Schupp,Gert G. WagnerDie Messung der Greifkraft als objektives Gesundheitsmaß in Sozialwissenschaftlichen Bevölkerungsumfragen: Erhebungsmethodische und inhaltliche Befunde auf der Basis von SHARE und SOEP
    103-06Alexander Ludwig, Dirk KrügerOn the Consequences of Demographic Change for Rates of Returns to Capital, and the Distribution of Wealth and Welfare
    102-06Hans-Martin von Gaudecker, Rembrandt D. ScholzLifetime Earnings and Life Expectancy
    101-06Melanie Lührmann, Matthias WeissMarket Work, Home Production, Consumer Demand and Unemployment among the Unskilled
    100-05Matthias Weiss, Alfred GarloffSkill Biased Technological Change and Endogenous Benefits: The Dynamics of Unemployment and Wage Inequality
    099-05Matthias WeissOn the Evolution of Wage Inequality in Acemoglu’s Model of Directed Technical Change
    098-05Karsten HankSpatial Proximity and Contacts between Elderly Parents and Their Adult Children: A European Comparison
    097-05Christina Benita WilkeRates of Return of the German PAYG System - How they can be measured and how they will develop
    096-05Jorge Gonzalez-ChapelaOn Measuring Convergence in the Use of Time
    095-05Melanie LührmannPopulation Aging and the Demand for Goods & Services
    094-05Alexander LudwigAging and Economic Growth: The Role of Factor Markets and of Fundamental Pension Reforms
    093-05Alexander LudwigMoment estimation in Auerbach-Kotlikoff models: How well do they match the data?
    092-05Hendrik Jürges, Kerstin SchneiderDynamische Lohneffekte beruflicher Weiterbildung
    091-05Jürges, Hendrik; Wolfram F., Richter; Kerstin, SchneiderTeacher quality and incentives - Theoretical and empirical effects of standards on teacher quality
    090-05Hendrik JürgesGender Ideology, Division of Housework, and the Geographic Mobility Families
    089-05Hendrik JürgesUnemployment, retrospective error, and life satisfaction
    088-05Felix FreylandHousehold Composition and Savings: An Empirical Analysis based on the German SOEP Data
    087-05Felix FreylandHousehold Composition and Savings: An Overview
    086-05Lothar EssigMeasures for savings and saving rates in the German SAVE data set
    085-05Börsch-Supan, Axel; Essig, LotharPersonal assets and pension reform: How well prepared are the Germans?
    084-05Lothar EssigPrecautionary saving and old-age provisions: Do subjective saving motive measures work?
    083-05Lothar EssigHousehold Saving in Germany: Results from SAVE 2001-2003
    082-05Mathias SommerTrends in German households’ portfolio behavior - assessing the importance of age- and cohort-effects
    081-05Lothar EssigImputing total expenditures from a non-exhaustive list of items: An empirical assessment using the SAVE data set
    080-05Lothar EssigMethodological aspects of the SAVE data set
    079-05Franz Rothlauf, Daniel Schunk, Jella PfeifferClassification of Human Decision Behavior: Finding Modular Decision Rules with Genetic Algorithms
    078-05Daniel Schunk, and Cornelia BetschExplaining heterogeneity in utility functions by individual differences in decision modes
    077-05Daniel Schunk, Joachim WinterThe Relationship Between Risk Attitudes and Heuristics in Search Tasks: A Laboratory Experiment
    076-05Karsten Hank, Hendrik JürgesGender and the Division of Household Labor in Older Couples: A European Perspective
    075-05Börsch-Supan, Axel; Hank, Karsten; Jürges, HendrikNew Comprehensive and International View on Ageing: The Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe
    074-05Karsten Hank, Marcel Erlinghagen, Anja LemkeEhrenamtliches Engagement in Europa: Eine vergleichende Untersuchung am Beispiel von Senioren
    073-05Börsch-Supan, Axel; Düzgün, Ismail; Weiss, MatthiasAltern und Produktivität: Zum Stand der Forschung
    072-05Anette Reil HeldCrowding out or crowding in?
    071-05Marcel Erlinghagen, Karsten HankParticipation of Older Europeans in Volunteer Work
    070-05Hendrik JürgesDie ökonomische Theorie der Familie und die Erklärung von Erbschaftsregeln
    069-05Börsch-Supan, AxelRisiken im Lebenszyklus Theorie und Evidenz
    068-05Börsch-Supan, Axel; Reil-Held, Anette; Ludwig, AlexanderProjection methods and scenarios for public and private pension information
    067-05Börsch-Supan, Axel; Reil-Held, AnetteDie ökonomischen Auswirkungen der Alterung in Hessen
    067-04Börsch-Supan, Axel; Winter, JoachimHow to make internet surveys representative: A case study of a two-step weighting procedure
    066-04Alexander Ludwig and Alexander ZimperRational Expectations and Ambiguity: A Comment on Abel
    065-04Börsch-Supan, AxelFaire Abschläge in der gesetzlichen Rentenversicherung
    064-04Börsch-Supan, Axel; Ludwig, Alexander; Winter, JoachimAging, Pension Reform, and Capital Flows: A Multi-Country Simulation Model
    063-04Börsch-Supan, AxelFrom Traditional DB to Notional DC Systems
    062-04Börsch-Supan, Axel; Berkel, BarbaraPension Reform in Germany: The Impact on Retirement Decisions
    061-04Barbara BerkelInstitutional Determinants of International Equity Portfolios - A Country-Level Analysis
    060-04Alexander Ludwig, Alexander ZimperInvestment Behavior under Ambiguity: The Case of Pessimistic Decision Makers
    059-04Oliver Lipps, Frank BetzStochastic Population Projection for Germany
    058-04Alexander LudwigImproving Tatonnement Methods of Solving Heterogeneous Agent Models
    057-04Hendrik JürgesSelf-assessed health, reference levels, and mortality
    056-04Börsch-Supan, AxelWas bedeutet der demographische Wandel für die Wirtschaft Baden-Württembergs?
    055-04Börsch-Supan, AxelGlobal Aging: Issues, Answers, More Questions
    054-04Börsch-Supan, AxelAus der Not eine Tugend – Zukunftsperspektiven einer alternden Gesellschaft
    053-04Börsch-Supan, Axel; Jens Köke; Winter, JoachimPension reform, savings behavior and capital market performance
    052-04Börsch-Supan, AxelMind the Gap: The Effectiveness of Incentives to boost Retirement Saving in Europe
    051-04Börsch-Supan, AxelGesamtwirtschaftliche Folgen des demographischen Wandels
    050-04Börsch-Supan, AxelFrom Public Pension to Private Savings: The Current Pension Reform Process in Europe
    049-04Börsch-Supan, Axel; Ludwig, Alexander; Reil-Held, AnetteHochrechnungsmethoden und Szenarien für gesetzliche und private Renteninformationen
    048-04Christina Benita WilkeEin Simulationsmodell des Rentenversicherungssystems: Konzeption und ausgewählte Anwendungen von MEA-PENSIM
    047-04Karsten HankEffects of Early Life Family Events on Women’s Late Life Labour Market Behaviour: An Analysis of the Relationship between Childbearing and Retirement in Western Germany
    046-04Hans-Martin von GaudeckerRegionale Mortalitätsunterschiede in Baden-Württemberg
    045-04Matthias WeissSkill-Biased Technological Change: Is there Hope for the Unskilled?
    044-04Alexander Ludwig, Torsten SløkThe relationship between stock prices, house prices and consumption in OECD countries
    043-04Matthias WeissEmployment Effects of Skill Biased Technological Change when Benefits are Linked to Per-Capita Income
    042-03Börsch-Supan, AxelWhat are NDC Pension Systems? What Do They Bring to Reform Strategies?
    041-03Oliver Lipps, Frank BetzStochastische Bevölkerungsprognose für West- und Ostdeutschland
    040-03Christoph BuchheimDas Zusammenspiel von Wirtschaft, Bevölkerung und Wohlstand aus historischer Sicht
    039-03Lothar Essig, Joachim WinterItem nonresponse to financial questions in household surveys: An experimental study of interviewer and mode effects
    038-03Melanie LührmannDemographic Change, Foresight and International Capital Flows
    037-03Börsch-Supan, Axel; Reil-Held, Anette; Christina Benita WilkeHow to make a Defined Benefit System Sustainable: The Sustainability Factor in the German Benefit Indexation Formula
    035-03Lothar Essig und Anette Reil-HeldChancen und Risiken der "Riester-Renter"
    034-03Börsch-Supan, Axel; Christina Benita WilkeThe German Public Pension System: How it Was, How it Will Be
    033-03Florian HeissWie groß soll die Schwankungsreserve der gesetzlichen Rentenversicherung sein?
    032-03Börsch-Supan, Axel; Jürges, Hendrik; Lipps, OliverBuilding a Panel Survey on Health, Aging and Retirement in Europe
    031-03Berkel, Barbara; Börsch-Supan, AxelRenteneintrittsentscheidungen in Deutschland: Langfristige Auswirkungen verschiedener Reformoptionen
    030-03Börsch-Supan, Axel; Reil-Held, Anette; Christina Benita WilkeDer Nachhaltigkeitsfaktor und andere Formelmodifikationen zur langfristigen Stabilisierung des Beitragssatzes zur GRV
    029-03Hans-Martin von Gaudecker, Carsten WeberSurprises in a Growing Market Niche
    028-03Ludwig, Alexander; Winter, Joachim; Börsch-Supan, AxelAging, pension reform, and capital flows: A multi-country simulation model
    027-02Börsch-Supan, AxelVom Schnupfen zur Grippe: Der Patient und sein Gesundheitswesen
    026-02Max WolfZur Effizienz des deutschen Gesundheitssystems
    025-02Börsch-Supan, Axel; Ludwig, Alexander; Winter, JoachimSind die Probleme der Bevölkerungsalterung durch eine höhere Geburtenrate lösbar?
    024-02Börsch-Supan, Axel; Annamaria LusardiSaving Viewed from a Cross-National Perspective
    023-02Börsch-Supan, Axel; Heiß, Florian; Ludwig, Alexander; Winter, ChristophPension reform, capital markets, and the rate of return
    022-02Börsch-Supan, AxelMehr Zuwanderung? Zur Rolle des Auslands bei der Stabilisierung der gesetzlichen Rentenversicherung in Deutschland
    021-02Joachim WinterThe impact of pension reforms and demography on stock markets
    020-02Börsch-Supan, Axel; Simone Kohnz; Reinhold SchnabelMicro Modeling of Retirement Decisions in Germany
    019-02Börsch-Supan, Axel; Essig, LotharStockholding in Germany
    018-02Brugiavini, Agar; Börsch-Supan, AxelSavings: The Policy Debate in Europe
    017-02Börsch-Supan, AxelWhat We Know and What We Do NOT Know
    016-02Florian HeissSpecification(s) of Nested Logit Models
    015-02Börsch-Supan, AxelNach der Reform ist vor der Reform: Weitere Schritte für eine nachhaltige Reform der Altersvorsorge in Deutschland
    013-02Florian Heiss, Jens KökeDynamics in ownership and firm survival: Evidence from corporate Germany
    012-02Börsch-Supan, AxelKann die Finanz- und Sozialpolitik die Auswirkungen der Bevölkerungsalterung auf den Arbeitsmarkt lindern?
    011-02Börsch-Supan, AxelLabor market effects of population aging
    010-02Börsch-Supan, Axel; Ludwig, Alexander; Winter, JoachimAging and International Capital Flows
    009-02Börsch-Supan, Axel; Moshe Ben-Akiva; Kenneth Train; Daniel McFaddenHybrid Choice Models: Progress and Challenges
    008-02Börsch-Supan, Axel; Heiß, Florian; Miki SekoHousing Demand in Germany and Japan
    007-02Börsch-Supan, Axel; Tito Boeri; Guido TabelliniWould you Like to Reform the Pension System?
    006-02Börsch-Supan, AxelInternational Comparison of Household Savings Behaviour: The German Savings Puzzle
    005-02Daniel Houser, Joachim WinterHow Do Behavioral Assumptions Affect Structural Inference? Evidence From A Laboratory Experiment
    004-02Börsch-Supan, AxelÜbergang statt Untergang: Wider die Furcht vor dem Untergang
    003-02Börsch-Supan, AxelReduction of Working Time: Does it Decrease Unemployment?
    002-02Börsch-Supan, AxelA Blue Print For Germany’s Pension Reform
    001-02Börsch-Supan, AxelEine Blaupause für eine nachhaltige Rentenreform in Deutschland

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