Thomas K. Bauer

Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)

Member of the Executive Board

Hohenzollernstr. 1-3

Essen, 45128

Germany

http://www.rwi-essen.de

University of Bochum - Faculty of Economics

Prof. Dr.

Universitätsstraße 150

Gebäude GC, Ebene 3, Raum 58

D-44780 Bochum

Germany

http://www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/empwifo/

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

Dr.

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

70

DOWNLOADS
Rank 2,264

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 2,264

in Total Papers Downloads

19,404

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 1,817

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 1,817

in Total Papers Citations

151

CROSSREF CITATIONS

562

Scholarly Papers (70)

1.

Immigration Policy, Assimilation of Immigrants and Natives' Sentiments Towards Immigrants: Evidence from 12 Oecd-Countries

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 Nov 2000
Klaus F. Zimmermann, Thomas K. Bauer and Magnus Lofstrom
Global Labor Organization (GLO), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Public Policy Institute of California
Downloads 6,161 (1,500)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

Assimilation of migrants, European migration policies, sentiments towards migrants

2.

High Performance Workplace Practices and Job Satisfaction: Evidence from Europe

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Aug 2004
Thomas K. Bauer
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 3,122 (4,861)

Abstract:

Loading...

High Performance Workplace Organization, job satisfaction

The Demand for High-Skilled Workers and Immigration Policy

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Feb 2004
Thomas K. Bauer and Astrid Kunze
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,284 (19,750)

Abstract:

Loading...

migration, high-skilled workers, IZA employer survey

The Demand for High-Skilled Workers and Immigration Policy

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Apr 2004
Thomas K. Bauer and Astrid Kunze
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
Downloads 18 (687,552)
Citation 1
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

4.

Herd Effects or Migration Networks? The Location Choice of Mexican Immigrants in the U.S.

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Sep 2002
Thomas K. Bauer, Gil S. Epstein and Ira N. Gang
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Rutgers University - Economics Department
Downloads 820 (38,204)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Herd Effects, Networks, Immigration, Location Choice

5.

What are Migration Networks?

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Nov 2000
Thomas K. Bauer, Gil S. Epstein and Ira N. Gang
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Rutgers University - Economics Department
Downloads 637 (53,596)

Abstract:

Loading...

6.

Flexible Workplace Practices and Labor Productivity

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Mar 2003
Thomas K. Bauer
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 537 (66,482)

Abstract:

Loading...

Linked-employer-employee Data Set, High Performance Workplace Organization, Instrumental Variables, Correlated Random Coefficient Model

7.

International Labor Migration, Economic Growth and Labor Markets - the Current State of Affairs

RWI Discussion Paper No. 20
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Aug 2005
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 406 (93,341)
Citation 16

Abstract:

Loading...

Immigration, European labor markets, Immigration policy

Technological Change, Organizational Change, and Job Turnover

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Oct 2002
Thomas K. Bauer and Stefan Bender
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
Downloads 357 (106,916)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Linked-employer-employee Data Set, Information Technology, Organizational Change, Job Turnover, Worker Turnover

Technological Change, Organizational Change, and Job Turnover

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Oct 2002
Thomas K. Bauer and Stefan Bender
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
Downloads 16 (703,613)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Linked employer-employee dataset, information technology, organizational change, job turnover, worker turnover

9.

Copayments in the German Health System - Do They Work?

RWI Discussion Paper No. 43, iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Sep 2006
Boris Augurzky, Thomas K. Bauer and Sandra Schaffner
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 317 (122,763)
Citation 19

Abstract:

Loading...

Copayment, doctor visits, difference-in-differences, fixed-effect

Transferability of Human Capital and Immigrant Assimilation: An Analysis for Germany

SOEPpaper No. 671
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jul 2014
Ruhr University of Bochum, Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Ruhr University of BochumRhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 174 (219,387)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Human Capital, Rate of Return, Immigration, Assimilation

Transferability of Human Capital and Immigrant Assimilation - An Analysis for Germany

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 164
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Feb 2010
Leilanie Basilio and Thomas K. Bauer
Ruhr University of Bochum and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 63 (442,649)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Loading...

Human capital, rate of return, immigration, assimilation

Transferability of Human Capital and Immigrant Assimilation: An Analysis for Germany

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Leilanie Basilio and Thomas K. Bauer
Ruhr University of Bochum and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 28 (612,495)

Abstract:

Loading...

assimilation, immigration, rate of return, human capital

Transferability of Human Capital and Immigrant Assimilation: An Analysis for Germany

LABOUR, Vol. 31, Issue 3, pp. 245-264, 2017
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 09 Aug 2017
Ruhr University of Bochum, Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Ruhr University of BochumRhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 0
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

WTP vs. WTA: Christmas Presents and the Endowment Effect

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Dec 2008
Christoph M. Schmidt and Thomas K. Bauer
RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 149 (250,220)

Abstract:

Loading...

loss aversion, endowment effect, Christmas presents, deadweight loss

WTP vs. WTA: Christmas Presents and the Endowment Effect

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 75
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 15 Dec 2008
Thomas K. Bauer and Christoph M. Schmidt
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 100 (336,410)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Loss aversion, endowment effect, Christmas presents, deadweight loss

12.

Flexible Work Systems and the Structure of Wages: Evidence from Matched Employer-Employee Data

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Sep 2001
Thomas K. Bauer and Stefan Bender
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
Downloads 245 (160,023)

Abstract:

Loading...

Organizational Change, Wages, Employment, Linked-Employer-Employee Data Set, Inequality

13.

Overtime Work and Overtime Compensation in Germany

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 May 2000
Klaus F. Zimmermann and Thomas K. Bauer
Global Labor Organization (GLO) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 226 (172,995)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

14.
Downloads 224 (174,441)
Citation 16

Blinder-Oaxaca Decomposition for Tobit Models

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Oct 2005
Thomas K. Bauer and Mathias Sinning
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 209 (185,905)

Abstract:

Loading...

Blinder-Oaxaca decomposition, Tobit model, wage gap

Blinder-Oaxaca Decomposition for Tobit Models

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 30 Dec 2005
Thomas K. Bauer and Mathias Sinning
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 15 (711,885)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Tobit-model, Blinder-Oaxaca decomposition, wage gap

15.

An Extension of the Blinder-Oaxaca Decomposition to Non-Linear Models

RWI Discussion Paper No. 49
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2008
Thomas K. Bauer and Mathias Sinning
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 196 (197,459)
Citation 31

Abstract:

Loading...

Blinder-Oaxaca decomposition, non-linear models

Does Money Burn Fat? – Evidence from a Randomized Experiment

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 368
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Oct 2012
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), World Bank, RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 112 (311,156)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

randomized experiment, financial incentives for weight loss, obesity, nonrandom sample attrition, effect heterogeneity

Does Money Burn Fat? Evidence from a Randomized Experiment

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Oct 2012
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), World Bank, RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 57 (465,495)

Abstract:

Loading...

randomized experiment, financial incentives for weight loss, obesity, non-random sample attrition, effect heterogeneity

17.

Learning Efficiency of Economics Students

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 Dec 1999
Klaus F. Zimmermann and Thomas K. Bauer
Global Labor Organization (GLO) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 159 (236,639)

Abstract:

Loading...

18.

Educational Mismatch and Wages in Germany

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Mar 2000
Thomas K. Bauer
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 158 (237,903)

Abstract:

Loading...

19.

Employment Effects of Payroll Taxes - an Empirical Test for Germany

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Jul 1999
Regina T. Riphahn and Thomas K. Bauer
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg-Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg - Department of Economics and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 157 (239,220)

Abstract:

Loading...

20.

Sibling Rivalry in Educational Attainment: The German Case

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Feb 2001
Thomas K. Bauer and Ira N. Gang
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Rutgers University - Economics Department
Downloads 153 (244,236)

Abstract:

Loading...

21.

Immigrant Labor and Workplace Safety

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Sep 1999
Global Labor Organization (GLO), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), RWTH Aachen University - Institute for Political Science and University of Munich
Downloads 152 (245,653)

Abstract:

Loading...

22.

Copayments in the German Health System: Does it Work?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Sep 2006
Boris Augurzky, Thomas K. Bauer and Sandra Schaffner
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 150 (248,346)

Abstract:

Loading...

copayment, doctor visits, difference-in-differences, fixed-effect logit

23.

Evaluating the Labor-Market Effects of Compulsory Military Service – A Regression-Discontinuity Approach

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 141
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Oct 2009
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 146 (256,640)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

causal effect, quasi-experimental estimators, conscription

24.
Downloads 140 (262,414)
Citation 43

Enclaves, Language and the Location Choice of Migrants

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Oct 2002
Thomas K. Bauer, Gil S. Epstein and Ira N. Gang
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Rutgers University - Economics Department
Downloads 126 (285,629)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Immigrants, Language Skills, Enclave, Networks, Ethnic Goods, Ethnic Concentration

Enclaves, Language and the Location Choice of Migrants

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Oct 2002
Thomas K. Bauer, Gil S. Epstein and Ira N. Gang
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Rutgers University - Economics Department
Downloads 14 (720,351)
Citation 3
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Immigrants, language skills, enclave, networks, ethnic goods, ethnic concentration

The Savings Behavior of Temporary and Permanent Migrants in Germany

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Jun 2005
Thomas K. Bauer and Mathias Sinning
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 120 (296,133)

Abstract:

Loading...

savings, migration

The Savings Behavior of Temporary and Permanent Migrants in Germany

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Aug 2005
Thomas K. Bauer and Mathias Sinning
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 15 (711,885)
Citation 2
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Migration, savings

26.

Gender Differences in Smoking Behavior

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Sep 2006
Silja Göhlmann, Thomas K. Bauer and Mathias Sinning
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 134 (271,634)

Abstract:

Loading...

Blinder-Oaxaca decomposition, count data models, SOEP, smoking, gender

27.

Immigration Policy in Integrated National Economies

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Nov 2000
Klaus F. Zimmermann and Thomas K. Bauer
Global Labor Organization (GLO) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 134 (271,634)

Abstract:

Loading...

Migration policy, globalization

Temporary Migrants from Egypt: How Long Do They Stay Abroad?

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Sep 1999
Ira N. Gang and Thomas K. Bauer
Rutgers University - Economics Department and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 133 (274,218)

Abstract:

Loading...

Temporary Migrants from Egypt: How Long Do They Stay Abroad?

CEPR Discussion Paper Series No. 2003
Posted: 12 May 1999
Thomas K. Bauer
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)

Abstract:

Loading...

29.

Portuguese Migrants in the German Labour Market: Performance and Self Selection

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Dec 1998
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Universidade da Madeira - Gestao e Economica, University of Munich and Global Labor Organization (GLO)
Downloads 119 (296,486)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Fiscal Effects of Minimum Wages: An Analysis for Germany

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Dec 2008
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Humboldt University of BerlinRWI, RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 78 (393,291)

Abstract:

Loading...

minimum wages, employment, public budget, fiscal effects

Fiscal Effects of Minimum Wages - An Analysis for Germany

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 79
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Dec 2008
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Humboldt University of BerlinRWI, RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 39 (547,278)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Loading...

Minimum wages, employment, public budget, fiscal effects

31.
Downloads 117 (300,022)
Citation 22

A Comparative Analysis of the Nativity Wealth Gap

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 6
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Sep 2007
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), School of Economics, University of Sydney, York University - Department of Economics and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 71 (415,050)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Loading...

International migration, wealth accumulation

A Comparative Analysis of the Nativity Wealth Gap

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 May 2007
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), School of Economics, University of Sydney, York University - Department of Economics and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 44 (522,016)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

international migration, wealth accumulation

A Comparative Analysis of the Nativity Wealth Gap

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 49, Issue 4, pp. 989-1007, 2011
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Sep 2011
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), School of Economics, University of Sydney, York University - Department of Economics and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 2 (825,463)
Citation 3
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

32.

External Effects of Education: Human Capital Spillovers in Regions and Firms

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 195
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Sep 2010
Thomas K. Bauer and Matthias Vorell
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 116 (301,890)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

External effects, human capital, employer-employee matched data

Dismissal Protection and Worker Flows in Small Establishments

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Apr 2004
Thomas K. Bauer, Holger Bonin and Stefan Bender
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
Downloads 77 (396,250)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Employment Protection, Linked-Employer-Employee Data Set, Difference-in-Differences

Dismissal Protection and Worker Flows in Small Establishments

Economica, Vol. 74, No. 296, pp. 804-821, November 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Oct 2007
Thomas K. Bauer, Stefan Bender and Holger Bonin
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB) and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 29 (605,768)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Dismissal Protection and Worker Flows in Small Establishments

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Jun 2004
Thomas K. Bauer, Holger Bonin and Stefan Bender
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
Downloads 10 (754,540)
Citation 5
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Employment protection, linked-employer-employee dataset, difference-in-differences

34.

Occupational Mobility of Ethnic Migrants

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Feb 2000
Klaus F. Zimmermann and Thomas K. Bauer
Global Labor Organization (GLO) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 115 (303,769)

Abstract:

Loading...

35.
Downloads 112 (309,490)
Citation 3

Sheepskin Effects in Japan

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Nov 2002
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), DIW Berlin and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research
Downloads 97 (343,243)

Abstract:

Loading...

Returns to Education, Sheepskin Effects, Japan

Sheepskin Effects in Japan

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Dec 2002
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), DIW Berlin and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research
Downloads 15 (711,885)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Returns to education, sheepskin effects, Japan

36.

Labour Market Entry Conditions, Wages and Job Mobility

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Jul 2010
Ronald Bachmann, Thomas K. Bauer and Peggy Bechara
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and RWI Essen
Downloads 107 (319,396)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Loading...

Mobility, job-to-job, wages, labour market entry, initial conditions

37.

Employer Learning and the Returns to Schooling

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Jun 2000
Thomas K. Bauer and John P. Haisken-DeNew
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research
Downloads 106 (321,420)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Employer learning, returns to education, tenure, experience, on-the-job training

38.
Downloads 102 (331,901)
Citation 3

Neighborhood Effects and Individual Unemployment

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Sep 2011
Thomas K. Bauer, Michael Fertig and Matthias Vorell
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 65 (439,019)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Social interactions, unemployment, neighborhood characteristics

Neighborhood Effects and Individual Unemployment

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Oct 2011
Thomas K. Bauer, Michael Fertig and Matthias Vorell
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 19 (679,738)

Abstract:

Loading...

social interactions, unemployment, neighborhood characteristics

Neighborhood Effects and Individual Unemployment

SOEPpaper No. 409-2011
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
Thomas K. Bauer, Michael Fertig and Matthias Vorell
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 18 (687,552)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

social interactions, unemployment, neighborhood characteristics

Time vs. Money: The Supply of Voluntary Labor and Charitable Donations Across Europe

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Jul 2012
Thomas K. Bauer, Julia Bredtmann and Christoph M. Schmidt
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), RWI – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 66 (431,949)

Abstract:

Loading...

private philanthropy, charitable contribution, voluntary organizations

Time vs. Money – The Supply of Voluntary Labor and Charitable Donations Across Europe

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 349
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Thomas K. Bauer, Julia Bredtmann and Christoph M. Schmidt
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), RWI – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 30 (599,221)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

Private philanthropy, charitable contribution, voluntary organizations

40.

Distant Event, Local Effects? Fukushima and the German Housing Market

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 433
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Aug 2013
Thomas K. Bauer, Sebastian Braun and Michael Kvasnicka
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Kiel Institute for the World Economy - IFW and RWI Essen (Berlin Office)
Downloads 91 (354,765)
Citation 10

Abstract:

Loading...

Fukushima, nuclear power plants, housing prices, Germany

41.

Do Guns Displace Books? – The Impact of Compulsory Military Service on Educational Attainment

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 260
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Jun 2011
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 84 (372,717)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

regression discontinuity, conscription, career interruption, skill atrophy, TS2SLS

42.

Performance-Related Funding of Universities – Does More Competition Lead to Grade Inflation?

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 288
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Nov 2011
Thomas K. Bauer and Barbara S. Grave
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 79 (386,426)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

Grade inflation, higher education funding, university competition

Business Taxation and Wages – Evidence from Individual Panel Data

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 351
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Thomas K. Bauer, Tanja Kasten and Lars H.R. Siemers
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and University of Siegen
Downloads 60 (453,707)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Loading...

Tax incidence, profit taxation, wages, asymmetric effects

Business Taxation and Wages: Evidence from Individual Panel Data

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Jul 2012
Thomas K. Bauer, Tanja Kasten and Lars H.R. Siemers
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and University of Siegen
Downloads 17 (695,456)

Abstract:

Loading...

tax incidence, profit taxation, wages, asymmetric effects

44.

Real and Nominal Wage Rigidities and the Rate of Inflation: Evidence from German Micro Data

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Jan 2004
Thomas K. Bauer, Holger Bonin and Uwe Sunde
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
Downloads 69 (416,572)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

downward wage rigidity, real effects of inflation, collective bargaining, switching regime model, West Germany

45.

Minimum Wages as a Barrier to Entry – Evidence from Germany

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 329
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2012
Ronald Bachmann, Thomas K. Bauer and Hanna Frings
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 65 (429,819)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

minimum wage, product market competition, service sector

46.

Analyzing the Labor Market Activity of Immigrant Families in Germany

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Sep 2007
Leilanie Basilio, Thomas K. Bauer and Mathias Sinning
Ruhr University of Bochum, Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 56 (462,179)

Abstract:

Loading...

international migration, assimilation, family investment hypothesis

47.

Labor Market Effects of Immigration: Evidence from Neighborhood Data

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 May 2011
Thomas K. Bauer, Regina Flake and Mathias Sinning
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Ruhr Graduate School in Economics and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 55 (465,945)

Abstract:

Loading...

international migration, effects of immigration

Labor Market Effects of Immigration - Evidence from Neighborhood Data

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 257
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 May 2011
Mathias Sinning, Thomas K. Bauer and Regina Flake
Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy, Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Ruhr Graduate School in Economics
Downloads 53 (481,462)

Abstract:

Loading...

International migration, effects of immigration

49.

The Economic Integration of Forced Migrants - Evidence for Post-War Germany

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Jul 2011
Sebastian Braun, Thomas K. Bauer and Michael Kvasnicka
Kiel Institute for the World Economy - IFW, Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and RWI Essen (Berlin Office)
Downloads 53 (473,682)
Citation 17

Abstract:

Loading...

forced migration, economic integration, World War II, West Germany

50.

Fall Risk Increasing Drugs: The Effect on Injuries of the Frail Elderly Estimated from Administrative Data

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Jan 2012
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), affiliation not provided to SSRN and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 50 (485,931)

Abstract:

Loading...

fall risk increasing drugs, Priscus-list, frail elderly, multivariate regression, count data models

51.

Evaluating the Labor-Market Effects of Compulsory Military Service

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 49 (490,047)

Abstract:

Loading...

causal effect, quasi-experimental estimators, conscription

Small Cash Rewards for Big Losers – Experimental Insights into the Fight Against the Obesity Epidemic

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 530
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Feb 2015
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), World Bank, RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 24 (641,136)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

field experiment; weight cycling; sustainability; incentives

Small Cash Rewards for Big Losers: Experimental Insights into the Fight Against the Obesity Epidemic

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7339
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), World Bank, RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 24 (641,136)

Abstract:

Loading...

Social Protections & Assistance

53.

Brother Sun, Sister Moon: The Lunar Cycle, Sunspots and the Frequency of Births

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 225
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Dec 2010
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB), Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB) and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 46 (503,120)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Daily frequency of births, lunar cycle, sunspots

54.

Labor Market Entry Conditions, Wages and Job Mobility

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Ronald Bachmann, Thomas K. Bauer and Peggy Bechara
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and RWI Essen
Downloads 38 (540,719)

Abstract:

Loading...

mobility, job-to-job, wages, labour market entry, initial conditions

55.

The Purpose of Remittances - Evidence from Germany

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 109
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Thomas K. Bauer and Mathias Sinning
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 34 (561,573)

Abstract:

Loading...

International migration, savings, remittances

56.

Do Welfare Dependent Neighbors Matter for Individual Welfare Dependency?

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Apr 2016
Thomas K. Bauer and Rui Dang
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Istanbul Technical University
Downloads 28 (596,077)

Abstract:

Loading...

Neighborhood effects; welfare use; non-random sorting

57.

Forced Migration and Mortality

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Nov 2017
Thomas K. Bauer, Matthias Giesecke and Laura Janisch
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), University of Duisburg-Essen and Ruhr University of Bochum
Downloads 27 (602,323)

Abstract:

Loading...

forced migration, differential mortality, lifetime earnings, economic history

58.

Do Guns Displace Books? The Impact of Compulsory Military Service on Educational Attainment

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Jun 2011
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 25 (615,486)

Abstract:

Loading...

career interruption, conscription, regression discontinuity, skill atrophy, TS2SLS

59.

Performance-Related Funding of Universities: Does More Competition Lead to Grade Inflation?

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Nov 2011
Thomas K. Bauer and Barbara S. Grave
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 22 (636,255)

Abstract:

Loading...

grade inflation, higher education funding, university competition

60.

Gender Differences in Smoking Behaviour

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Nov 2006
Thomas K. Bauer, Silja Göhlmann and Mathias Sinning
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Downloads 22 (636,255)
Citation 1
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Blinder-Oaxaca decomposition, count data models, SOEP, smoking, gender differences

61.

Herd Effects or Migration Networks? The Location Choice of Mexican Immigrants in the Us

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Sep 2002
Thomas K. Bauer, Gil S. Epstein and Ira N. Gang
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Rutgers University - Economics Department
Downloads 22 (636,255)
Citation 1
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Herd effects, networks, immigration, location choice

62.

'Phantom of the Opera' or 'Sex and the City'? Historical Amenities as Sources of Exogenous Variation

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Feb 2020
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 19 (657,596)

Abstract:

Loading...

human capital, historical amenities, regional competiveness

63.

'Phantom of the Opera' or 'Sex and the City'? – Historical Amenities as Sources of Exogenous Variation

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 493
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Jul 2014
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 19 (657,596)

Abstract:

Loading...

human capital; historical amenities; regional competiveness

64.

Minimum Wages as a Barrier to Entry: Evidence from Germany

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Apr 2012
Ronald Bachmann, Thomas K. Bauer and Hanna Frings
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)
Downloads 15 (686,905)

Abstract:

Loading...

minimum wage, product market competition, service sector

65.

The Economic Integration of Forced Migrants: Evidence for Post-War Germany

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Jul 2011
Thomas K. Bauer, Sebastian Braun and Michael Kvasnicka
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Kiel Institute for the World Economy - IFW and RWI Essen (Berlin Office)
Downloads 12 (710,329)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

forced migration, economic integration, World War II, West Germany

66.

Flexible Wages Systems and the Structure of Wages: Evidence from Matched Employer-Employee Data

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Oct 2001
Thomas K. Bauer and Stefan Bender
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
Downloads 12 (710,329)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Organizational change, employment, linked employer-employee data set, inequality

67.

Real and Nominal Wage Rigidities and the Rate of Inflation: Evidence from German Microdata

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Apr 2004
Thomas K. Bauer, Holger Bonin and Uwe Sunde
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
Downloads 11 (718,186)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Downward wage rigidity, real effects of inflation, collective bargaining, switching regime model, West Germany

68.

“Phantom of the Opera” or “Sex and the City”? Historical Amenities as Sources of Exogenous Variation

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
Downloads 0 (819,352)
Citation 1
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

historical amenities, human capital, regional competitiveness

69.

Do Immigrants Reduce Natives' Wages?: Evidence from Germany

University of Munich Working Paper 97-05
Posted: 04 Mar 1998
Thomas K. Bauer
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)

Abstract:

Loading...

70.

Unemployment and Wages of Ethnic Germans

QUARTERLY REVIEW OF ECONOMICS AND FINANCE, Vol. 37, Special Issue, 1997
Posted: 26 Feb 1997
Klaus F. Zimmermann and Thomas K. Bauer
Global Labor Organization (GLO) and Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen)

Abstract:

Loading...