Martin Werding

Ruhr University of Bochum

Professor of Social Policy and Public Finance

Room GC 04/312

D-44780 Bochum, 44780

Germany

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

CESifo Research Network Fellow

Poschingerstr. 5

81679 Munich

Germany

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Social Policy and Labour Markets

Ifo Research Professor

Munich, 81879

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

22

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Why Go to France or Germany, if You Could as Well Go to the UK or the US? Selective Features of Immigration to Four Major OECD Countries

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Oct 2008
Wido Geis, Silke Uebelmesser and Martin Werding
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, University of Jena - School of Economics and Business Administration and Ruhr University of Bochum
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migration, immigration policy, education, employment, wages, brain drain

How Do Migrants Choose Their Destination Country? An Analysis of Institutional Determinants

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Dec 2008
Wido Geis, Silke Uebelmesser and Martin Werding
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, University of Jena - School of Economics and Business Administration and Ruhr University of Bochum
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migration, labour-market institutions, micro-data, Multinomial Choice

How Do Migrants Choose Their Destination Country? An Analysis of Institutional Determinants

Review of International Economics, Vol. 21, Issue 5, pp. 825-840, 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Oct 2013
Wido Geis, Silke Uebelmesser and Martin Werding
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, University of Jena - School of Economics and Business Administration and Ruhr University of Bochum
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Ageing and Productivity Growth: Are There Macro-Level Cohort Effects of Human Capital?

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Jan 2008
Martin Werding
Ruhr University of Bochum
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demographic change, economic growth, total factor productivity, macro-level panel regressions, simulations

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Ageing and the Tax Implied in Public Pension Schemes: Simulations for Selected OECD Countries

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Feb 2003
Robert Fenge and Martin Werding
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research) and Ruhr University of Bochum
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Demographic Ageing, Public Pensions, Pension Reform, Inter-generational Redistribution, International Comparisons

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Ageing and the Welfare State: Securing Sustainability

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Feb 2010
Volker Meier and Martin Werding
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research) and Ruhr University of Bochum
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demographic ageing, welfare state, public expenditure, fiscal sustainability, policy reforms

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Ageing and Fiscal Imbalances Across Generations: Concepts of Measurement

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Feb 2003
Robert Fenge and Martin Werding
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research) and Ruhr University of Bochum
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Demographic Ageing, Public Pensions, Fiscal Policy, Inter-generational Redistribution, Measurement

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Donating Time or Money: Are They Substitutes or Complements?

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Jun 2012
Bastian Hartmann and Martin Werding
Ruhr University of Bochum and Ruhr University of Bochum
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charities, cash donations, volunteer work, asymmetric information, screening, empirical evidence

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Survivor Benefits and the Gender Tax Gap in Public Pension Schemes: Observations from Germany

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Dec 2005
Martin Werding
Ruhr University of Bochum
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public pensions, survivor benefits, female labour supply, optimal taxation

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Transferable Ageing Provisions in Individual Health Insurance Contracts

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Mar 2004
Florian Baumann, Volker Meier and Martin Werding
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz - Department of Economic Theory, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research) and Ruhr University of Bochum
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health insurance, lifetime contracts, ageing provisions premium insurance, simulations

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Maintaining One's Living Standard at Old Age: What Does that Mean? Evidence Using Panel Data from Germany

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 May 2013
Christian Dudel, Notburga Ott and Martin Werding
Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Ruhr University of Bochum and Ruhr University of Bochum
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retirement, living standard, replacement rate, pensions, saving, satisfaction

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Workfare, Monitoring, and Efficiency Wages

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Christian Holzner, Volker Meier and Martin Werding
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research) - Ifo Institute for Economic Research, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research) and Ruhr University of Bochum
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workfare, welfare, efficiency wages, monitoring

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Second-Best Properties of Implicit Social Security Taxes: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 30 Sep 2002
Robert Fenge, Silke Uebelmesser and Martin Werding
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research), University of Jena - School of Economics and Business Administration and Ruhr University of Bochum
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Public Pensions, Labour Supply, Optimal Taxation

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Time Limits on Welfare Use Under Involuntary Unemployment

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Jul 2004
Christian Holzner, Volker Meier and Martin Werding
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research) - Ifo Institute for Economic Research, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research) and Ruhr University of Bochum
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welfare benefits, time limits, efficiency wages

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Income Dependent Equivalence Scales, Inequality, and Poverty

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Nov 2015
Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Ruhr University of Bochum, Ruhr University of Bochum and Ruhr University of Bochum
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equivalence scales, independence of base, income dependence

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Fiscal Sustainability and Low Interest Rates: A Note

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 28 Jan 2021
Martin Werding
Ruhr University of Bochum
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One Pillar Crumbling, the Others Too Short: Old-Age Provision in Germany

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Mar 2016
Martin Werding
Ruhr University of Bochum
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old-age provision, public pensions, occupational pensions, pre-cautionary saving, demographic ageing, pension reform, simulations

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Non-Parametric Preprocessing for the Estimation of Equivalence Scales

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Dec 2014
Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Ruhr University of Bochum, Ruhr University of Bochum and Ruhr University of Bochum
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equivalence scales, matching, balancing, balance checking, non-parametric preprocessing, household expenditure, household behavior

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Old-Age Provision in Transition: The Case of Croatia

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Mar 2016
Martin Werding and Marko Primorac
Ruhr University of Bochum and University of Zagreb - Faculty of Economics & Business
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old-age provision, pay-as-you-go pensions, funded pensions, demographic ageing, public debt, fiscal sustainability, reforms

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International Portability of Health-Cost Cover: Mobility, Insurance, and Redistribution

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Oct 2012
Martin Werding and Stuart McLennan
Ruhr University of Bochum and University of Basel
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social insurance, health costs, migration, international portability, fiscal externalities, risk segmentation

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Development of Family Income Since the 1990s: A Fresh Look at German Microdata Using Income-Dependent Equivalence Scales

SOEPpaper No. 987
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Nov 2018
Ruhr University of Bochum, Ruhr University of Bochum, Ruhr University of Bochum and Ruhr University of Bochum
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equivalence scales, family income, household needs, inequality measurement, poverty risks

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Why Go to France or Germany, If You Could as Well Go to the UK or the US? Selective Features of Immigration to the EU ‘Big Three’ and the United States

JCMS: Journal of Common Market Studies, Vol. 49, Issue 4, pp. 767-796, 2011
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 Jun 2011
Wido Geis, Silke Uebelmesser and Martin Werding
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, University of Jena - School of Economics and Business Administration and Ruhr University of Bochum
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Time Limits in a Two-Tier Unemployment Benefit Scheme Under Involuntary Unemployment

CESifo Economic Studies, Vol. 56, Issue 2, pp. 251-277, 2010
Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Christian Holzner, Volker Meier and Martin Werding
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research) - Ifo Institute for Economic Research, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research) and Ruhr University of Bochum

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Unemployment benefits, welfare benefits, time limits, efficiency wages