Refereed External Publications

The IAW scientists publish articles in renowned peer-reviewed scientific journals.

Martin Kroczek, Jochen Späth

The attractiveness of jobs in the German care sector: Results of a factorial survey
The European Journal of Health Economics. March, 2022,

Martin Biewen, Miriam Sturm

Why a labour market boom does not necessarily bring down inequality: putting together Germany's inequality puzzle
Fiscal Studies, February 2022, Vol. 43, 121-149,

Anne Zühlke, Philipp Kugler, Armin Hackenberger, Tobias Brändle

Accounting for dropout risk and upgrading in educational choices: new evidence for lifetime returns in Germany
Education Economics, 30(6), 574-589., December 2021

Philipp Kugler

The role of wage beliefs in the decision to become a nurse
Wiley Health Economics, First published: 15 October 2021

Tobias Brändle, Lukas Fervers

Give it Another Try: What are the Effects of a Job Creation Scheme Especially Designed for Hard-to-Place Workers?
Journal of Labor Research 42.3-4 (2021): 382-417. Link:

Tobias Brändle, Philipp Kugler, Anne Zühlke

Individual returns of a cooperative university degree (in German)
In: Zeitschrift für Erziehungswissenschaft - ZfE 2021,

Martin Biewen, Philipp Kugler

Two-Stage Least Squares Random Forests with an Application to Angrist and Evans (1998)
Economics Letters, Volume 204, July 2021, 109893, Code:

Wilhelm Kohler, Marcel Smolka

Productivity and Firm Boundaries
European Economic Review, vol. 135, June 2021,