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. Author Title
02-2017 Jürges, Hendrik; Meyer, Sophie-Charlotte Education differences in smoking: selection versus causation
01-2017 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Härtl, Klaus; Leite, Duarte Nuno Who cares about the day after tomorrow? Pension issues when households are myopic or time inconsistent
07-2016 Guber, Raphael Making it right? Social norms, handwriting and human capital
06-2016 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Goll, Nicolas; Maier, Christina 15 Jahre Riester - eine Bilanz
05-2016 Geppert, Christian; Ludwig, Alexander; Abiry, Raphael Secular Stagnation? Growth, Asset Returns and Welfare in the Next Decades: First Results
04-2016 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Härtl, Klaus; Leite, Duarte Nuno Social security and public insurance
03-2016 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Rausch, Johannes Szenarien für eine nachhaltige Finanzierung der Gesetzlichen Rentenversicherung
02-2016 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Ferrari, Irene; Kutlu Koc, Vesile; Rausch, Johannes The development of the pension gap and German households’ saving behavior
01-2016 Deindl, Christian; Tieben, Nicole Cultural and Material Resources of Parents and Grandparents and the Educational Outcome of Grandchildren in Europe
11-2015 Börsch-Supan, Axel Armut im Alter
10-2015 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Quinn, Christopher Taxing pensions and retirement benefits in Germany
09-2015 Börsch-Supan, Axel Rational pension policies
08-2015 Börsch-Supan, Axel Challenges for European Welfare States
07-2015 Birch, Stephen; Listl, Stefan The economics of oral health and health care
06-2015 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Kluth, Sebastian; Haupt, Marlene; Goll, Nicolas Vor- und Nachteile höherer Flexibilität als Instrument zur Erhöhung der Beschäftigung Älterer
05-2015 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Kluth, Sebastian; Kutlu Koc, Vesile; Goll, Nicolas Internationale Evidenz zu flexiblen Übergängen in den Ruhestand
04-2015 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Kluth, Sebastian; Hanemann, Felizia; Goll, Nicolas Erwerbsbeteiligung und Erwerbsintensität Älterer in Deutschland vor und nach dem Renteneintritt
03-2015 Farbmacher, Helmut; Kögel, Heinrich Inference Problems under a Special Form of Heteroskedasticity
02-2015 Börsch-Supan, Axel Können Mindestlöhne Armut vermeiden?
01-2015 Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Koenen, Johannes Do Seemingly Smarter Consumers Get Better Advice?
30-2014 Börsch-Supan, Axel SHARE and its value for science and policy advice
29-2014 Berkman, Lisa; Börsch-Supan, Axel; Avendano, Mauricio Labor-Force Participation, Policies & Practices in an Aging America: Adaptation Essential for a Healthy and Resilient Population
28-2014 Börsch-Supan, Axel Lehren aus den Rentenreformen seit 1972
27-2014 Börsch-Supan, Axel Note on the Stock-Wise utility function used in their option-value analysis
26-2014 Börsch-Supan, Axel Silver Economy: Pipe Dream or Realistic Possibility?
25-2014 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Härtl, Klaus; Ludwig, Alexander Aging in Europe: Reforms, international diversification and behavioral reactions
24-2014 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Murray, Alan Note on the Myth that Older Workers Delaying Retirement Creates Unemployment for the Young
23-2014 Börsch-Supan, Axel Die Demographiefestigkeit des deutschen Altersversorgungssystems und das Rentenpaket 2014
22-2014 Börsch-Supan, Axel Aging Societies: Individual and Societal Plasticity
21-2014 Rausch, Johannes Was wäre wenn wir Schweden wären? Ist das Schwedische Rentensystem auf Deutschland übertragbar?
20-2014 Antonova, Liudmila; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Mazzonna, Fabrizio Macroeconomic crunches during working years and health outcomes later in life
19-2014 Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Lusardi, Annamaria; Alessie, Rob J. M.; Van Rooij, Maarten C. J. How financially literate are women? An overview and new insights
18-2014 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Coppola, Michela; Lamla, Bettina Savings in times of demographic change: Lessons from the German experience
17-2014 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Coppola, Michela; Rausch, Johannes Die Rente mit 63: Wer sind die Begünstigten? Was sind die Auswirkungen auf die Gesetzliche Rentenversicherung?
16-2014 Vijay Aseervatham; Christoph Lex; Spindler, Martin How do unisex rating regulations affect gender differences in insurance premiums?
15-2014 Best, Henning; Kneip, Thorsten Curbside Collection and Participation in Household Waste Recycling: A Causal Analysis
14-2014 Drerup, Tilman; Enke, Benjamin; von Gaudecker, Hans-Martin Measurement Error in Subjective Expectation and the Empirical Content of Economic Models
13-2014 Harenberg, Daniel; Ludwig, Alexander Social Security in an Analytically Tractable Overlapping Generations Model with Aggregate and Idiosyncratic Risk
12-2014 Mathä, Thomas Y.; Porpiglia, Alessandro; Ziegelmeyer, Michael Household wealth in the euro area: The importance of intergenerational transfers, homeownership and house price dynamics
11-2014 Mathä, Thomas Y.; Porpiglia, Alessandro; Ziegelmeyer, Michael Wealth differences across borders and the of real effect estate price dynamics: Evidence from two household surveys
10-2014 Vogel, Edgar Optimal Level of Government Debt: Matching Wealth Inequality and the Fiscal Sector
09-2014 Kluth, Sebastian Should I Stay or Should I Go? The Role of Actuarial Reduction Rates in Individual Retirement Planning in Germany
08-2014 Bach, Stefan; Buslei, Hermann; Coppola, Michela; Haan, Peter; Rausch, Johannes Die Verteilungswirkungen der Muetterrente
07-2014 Mathä, Thomas Y.; Porpiglia, Alessandro; Ziegelmeyer, Michael Cross-border commuting and consuming: An empirical investigation
06-2014 Ehrmann, Michael; Ziegelmeyer, Michael Household Risk Management and Actual Mortgage Choice in the Euro Area
05-2014 Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Lamla, Bettina The Long Shadow of Socialism: On East-West German Differences in Financial Literacy
04-2014 Rausch, Johannes; Gasche, Martin Beitragssatzentwicklung in der Gesetzlichen Krankenversicherung und der Sozialen Pflegeversicherung - Projektionen und Determinanten
03-2014 Daniel Harenberg; Ludwig, Alexander Idiosyncratic Risk, Aggregate Risk, and the Welfare Effects of Social Security
02-2014 Necker, Sarah; Ziegelmeyer, Michael Household Risk Taking after the Financial Crisis
01-2014 Bristle, Johanna Einkommens- und Bildungsungleichheit im gesundheitlichen Vorsorgeverhalten in Europa
19-2013 Börsch-Supan, Axel Ökonomische Auswirkungen des demographischen Wandels
18-2013 Börsch-Supan, Axel Altersarmut
17-2013 Börsch-Supan, Axel Der Sozialstaat in der demographischen Umwälzung: Reformprozess der Altersvorsorge
16-2013 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Gasche, Martin Die Kosten der Riester-Rente im Vergleich
15-2013 Börsch-Supan, Axel Policy Brief: Pension Reform in Europe
14-2013 Börsch-Supan, Axel Generationengerechtigkeit gibt es nicht, denn wir sind Gefangene unserer Geschichte
13-2013 Hunkler, Christian Ethnische Ungleichheit am Ausbildungsübergang: Ein Überblick über den Forschungsstand
12-2013 Lamla, Bettina; Coppola, Michela Is it all about access? Perceived access to occupational pensions in Germany
11-2013 Kluth, Sebastian; Gasche, Martin Ersatzraten in der Gesetzlichen Rentenversicherung
10-2013 Jürges, Hendrik Bildungspolitik versus Gesundheitspolitik - Evidenzbasierte Interventionen gegen soziale Ungleichheit in Gesundheit
09-2013 Ludwig, Alexander; Schön, Matthias Endogenous Grids in Higher Dimensions: Delaunay Interpolation and Hybrid Methods
08-2013 Adena, Maja; Myck, Michal Poverty and transitions in health
07-2013 Jürges, Hendrik; Köberlein, Juliane First do no harm. Then do not cheat: DRG upcoding in German neonatology
06-2013 Gasche, Martin; Härtl, Klaus Verminderung der (Alters-)Armut von Erwerbsminderungsrentnern durch Verlängerung der Zurechnungszeit und Günstigerprüfung?
05-2013 Max Groneck; Ludwig, Alexander; Alexander Zimper A Life-Cycle Model with Ambiguous Survival Beliefs
04-2013 Gasche, Martin; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Haupt, Marlene; Angstmann, Simon Die Kosten der Riester-Rente im Vergleich
03-2013 Hank, Karsten; Brandt, Martina Health, Families, and Work in Later Life: A Review of Current Research and Perspectives
02-2013 Krueger, Dirk; Ludwig, Alexander On the Optimal Provision of Social Insurance
01-2013 Haupt, Marlene; Kluth, Sebastian Take a chance on me – Can the Swedish premium pension serve as a role model for Germany’s Riester scheme?
25-2012 Börsch-Supan, Axel Policy Mixes in the Current European Pension Reform Process
24-2012 Bloom, David E.; Börsch-Supan, Axel; McGee, Patrick; Seike, Atsushi Population Aging: Facts, Challenges, and Responses
23-2012 Börsch-Supan, Axel Finanzielle Folgen des demographischen Wandels
22-2012 Börsch-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
20-2012 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Coppola, Michela; Reil-Held, Anette Riester Pensions in Germany: Design, Dynamics, Targetting Success and Crowding-In
19-2012 Börsch-Supan, Axel Rational Pension Reform
18-2012 Börsch-Supan, Axel Die demographischen Herausforderungen sind eine Chance für unsere Gesellschaft
17-2012 Börsch-Supan, Axel Probleme und Lösungen für die Altersvorsorge in Deutschland
16-2012 Olshansky, S. Jay; Beard, John; Börsch-Supan, Axel The Longevity Dividend: Health as an Investment
15-2012 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Heller, Gabriel; Reil-Held, Anette Is Intergenerational Cohesion Falling Apart in “Old Europe”?
14-2012 Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Kluth, Sebastian Subjective Life Expectancy and Private Pensions
13-2012 Gasche, Martin; Lamla, Bettina Erwartete Altersarmut in Deutschland: Pessimismus und Fehleinschätzungen – Ergebnisse aus der SAVE-Studie
12-2012 Gasche, Martin; Rausch, Johannes Auswirkungen einer Versicherungspflicht der Selbständigen in der Gesetzlichen Rentenversicherung
11-2012 Ziegelmeyer, Michael; Nick, Julius Backing out of private pension provision - Lessons from Germany
10-2012 Lamla, Bettina Family background, informal networks and the decision to provide for old age: A siblings approach
09-2012 Spindler, Martin “They do know what they are doing... at least most of them.” Asymmetric Information in the (private) Disability Insurance
08-2012 Spindler, Martin; Winter, Joachim; Hagmayer, Steffen Asymmetric Information in the Market for Automobile Insurance: Evidence from Germany
07-2012 Coppola, Michela; Lamla, Bettina Empirical Research on Households’ Saving and Retirement Security: First Steps towards an Innovative Triple‐Linked‐Dataset
06-2012 Vogel, Edgar; Ludwig, Alexander; Börsch-Supan, Axel Aging and Pension Reform: Extending the Retirement Age and Human Capital Formation
05-2012 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Gasche, Martin; Haupt, Marlene; Kluth, Sebastian; Rausch, Johannes Ökonomische Analyse des Rentenreformpakets der Bundesregierung
04-2012 Gasche, Martin Freiwillige Zusatzbeiträge als sechster Durchführungsweg der betrieblichen Altersvorsorge? Eine Randnotiz zum Lebensleistungsanerkennungsgesetz
03-2012 Holthausen, Annette; Rausch, Johannes; Wilke, Christina Benita MEA-PENSIM 2.0: Weiterentwicklung eines Rentensimulationsmodells, Konzeption und ausgewählte Anwendungen
02-2012 Jürges, Hendrik Collateral damage: Educational attainment and labor market outcomes among German war and post-war cohorts
01-2012 Gasche, Martin Alte und neue Wege zur Berechnung der Rentenabschläge
251-11 Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Schmidt, Carsten Time (In)Consistent Food Choice of Children and Teenagers
250-11 Bucher-Koenen, Tabea Financial Literacy, Riester Pensions, and Other Private Old Age Provision in Germany
249-11 Kruk, Eberhard The Effect of Children on Depression in Old Age
248-11 Kneip, Thorsten; Bauer, Gerrit; Reinhold, Steffen Direct and Indirect Effects of Unilateral Divorce Law on Marital Stability
247-11 Vogel, Edgar Human Capital and the Demographic Transition: Why Schooling Became Optimal
246-11 Vogel, Edgar; Ludwig, Alexander; Börsch-Supan, Axel Aging and Pension Reform in a Two-Region World: The Role of Human Capital
245-11 Mazzonna, Fabrizio The long-lasting effects of family background: A European cross-country comparison
244-11 Coppola, Michela; Gasche, Martin Die Riester-Förderung – das unbekannte Wesen
243-11 Gasche, Martin; Krolage, Carla Gleitender Übergang in die Rente durch Flexibilisierung der Teilrente
242-11 Finkel, Elyssa Parental Income, Education and the Diagnosis of ADHD in Children and Adolescents: The case for Germany
241-11 Gasche, Martin; Kluth, Sebastian Auf der Suche nach der besten Rentenanpassungsformel
240-11 Reinhold, Steffen; Kneip, Thorsten; Bauer, Gerrit The Long Run Consequences of Unilateral Divorce Laws on Children –Evidence from SHARELIFE
239-11 Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Lusardi, Annamaria Financial literacy and retirement planning in Germany
238-11 von Gaudecker, Hans-Martin How does household portfolio diversification vary with financial sophistication and advice?
237-11 Brandt, Martina; Deindl, Christian; Hank, Karsten Tracing the Origins of Successful Aging: The Role of Childhood Conditions and Societal Context
236-11 Brandt, Martina INTERGENERATIONAL HELP AND PUBLIC ASSISTANCE IN EUROPE. A Case of Specialization?
235-11 Ziegelmeyer, Michael Illuminate the unknown: Evaluation of imputation procedures based on the SAVE Survey
234-11 Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Ziegelmeyer, Michael Who lost the most? Financial Literacy, Cognitive Abilities, and the Financial Crisis --- forthcoming Review of Finance ----
233-10 Bohacek, Radim ; Myck, Michał Persecution in Central Europe and its Consequences on the Lives of SHARE Respondents
232-10 Moschetti, Karine ; Lamiraud, Karine ; O’Donnell, Owen ; Holly, Alberto Does Poor Childhood Health Explain Increased Health Care Utilisation and Payments in Middle and Old Age?
231-10 Sirven, Nicolas ; Or, Zeynep Disparities in Regular Health Care Utilisation in Europe
230-10 Santos-Eggimann, Brigitte ; Cornaz, Sarah ; Spagnoli, Jacques Lifetime History of Prevention in European Countries: the Case of Dental Check-ups
229-10 Lambert, Philippe ; Perelman, Sergio ; Pestieau, Pierre ; Schoenmaeckers, Jérôme Health Insurance Coverage and Adverse Selection
228-10 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Roth, Henning Work Disability and Health over the Life Course
227-10 Avendano, Mauricio ; Mackenbach, Johan Life-Course Health and Labour Market Exit in Thirteen European Countries: Results from SHARELIFE
226-10 Schröder, Mathis Scar or Blemish? Investigating the Long-Term Impact of Involuntary Job Loss on Health
225-10 Wahrendorf, Morten ; Siegrist, Johannes Working Conditions in Mid-life and Participation in Voluntary Work After Labour Market Exit
224-10 Siegrist, Johannes ; Wahrendorf, Morten Quality of Work, Health and Early Retirement: European Comparisons
223-10 Hank, Karsten; Korbmacher, Julie Reproductive History and Retirement: Gender Differences and Variations Across Welfare States
222-10 Brugiavini, Agar ; Pasini, Giacomo ; Trevisan, Elisabetta Maternity and Labour Market Outcome: Short and Long Term Effects
221-10 Lyberaki, Antigone; Tinios, Platon ; Papadoudis, George A-Typical Work Patterns of Women in Europe: What can we Learn From SHARELIFE?
220-10 Brugiavini, Agar ; Padula, Mario ; Pasini, Giacomo ; Peracchi, Franco Labour Mobility and Retirement
219-10 Brandt, Martina; Hank, Karsten Early and Later Life Experiences of Unemployment under Different Welfare Regimes
218-10 Dewilde, Caroline ; Van den Bosch, Karel ; Van den Heede, Aaron Separation: Consequences for Wealth in Later Life
217-10 Angelini, Viola ; Brugiavini, Agar ; Weber, Guglielmo Does Downsizing of Housing Equity Alleviate Financial Distress in Old Age?
216-10 Angelini, Viola ; Laferrère, Anne ; Weber, Guglielmo Homeownership in Old Age at the Crossroad between Personal and National Histories
215-10 Angelini, Viola ; Laferrère, Anne ; Pasini, Giacomo Nest Leaving in Europe
214-10 Christelis, Dimitris ; Dobrescu, Loretti ; Motta, Alberto The Impact of Childhood Health and Cognition on Portfolio Choice
213-10 Cavapozzi, Danilo ; Fiume, Alessio; Garrouste, Christelle ; Weber, Guglielmo Human Capital Accumulation and Investment Behaviour
212-10 Cavapozzi, Danilo ; Garrouste, Christelle ; Paccagnella, Omar Childhood, Schooling and Income Inequality
211-10 Tinios, Platon ; Lyberaki, Antigone ; Georgiadis, Thomas Explaining Persistent Poverty in SHARE: Does the Past Play a Role?
210-10 Ziegelmeyer, Michael Nursing home residents make a difference – The overestimation of saving rates at older ages
209-10 Gasche, Martin; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Holthausen, Annette; Kluth, Sebastian Zehn Missverständnisse im Zusammenhang mit der Rente mit 67
208-10 Haliassos, Michael; Christelis, Dimitris; Georgarakos, Dimitris Stockholding: Participation, Location, and Spillovers
207-10 Coppola, Michela; Wilke, Christina Benita How sensitive are subjective retirement expectations to increases in the statutory retirement age? The German case
206-10 Hurd, Michael; Van Rooij, Marten; Winter, Joachim Stock Market Expectations of Dutch Households
205-10 Gasche, Martin Zusatzbeitrag und sozialer Ausgleich in der Gesetzlichen Krankenversicherung: Anreizeffekte und Projektion bis 2030
204-10 Michael, Haliassos; Dimitris, Christelis; Dimitris, Georgarakos Differences in Portfolios across Countries: Economic Environment versus Household Characteristics
203-10 Gasche, Martin Rentner und Rentnerinnen im deutschen Sozialversicherungssystem: Beitragsleistungen und Leistungsbezug
202-10 Annelies G. Blom; Edith D. de Leeuw; Joop J. Hox Interviewer Effects on Nonresponse
201-10 Gasche, Martin; Börsch-Supan, Axel Kann die Riester-Rente die Rentenlücke in der gesetzlichen Rente schließen?
200-10 Kemptner, Daniel; Jürges, Hendrik; Reinhold, Steffen Changes in Compulsory Schooling and the Causal Effect of Education on Health: Evidence from Germany
199-10 Gasche, Martin Rentenanpassung 2010 – Wem nützt die Rentengarantie?
198-10 Gasche, Martin; Ziegelmeyer, Michael Verbreitung der Riester-Rente - Hat die Finanz- und Wirtschaftskrise Spuren hinterlassen?
197-10 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Gasche, Martin Zur Sinnhaftigkeit der Riester-Rente
196-10 Ludwig, Alexander; Schelkle, Thomas; Vogel, Edgar Demographic Change, Human Capital and Welfare
194-09 Kuhle, Wolfgang The Optimum Structure for Government Debt
195-09 Coppola, Michela; Reil-Held, Anette Dynamik der Riester-Rente: Ergebnisse aus SAVE 2003 bis 2008
193-09 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Gasche, Martin; Ziegelmeyer, Michael Auswirkungen der Finanzkrise auf die private Altersvorsorge
192-09 Bucher-Koenen, Tabea Financial Literacy and Private Old-age Provision in Germany
191-09 Alexander Ludwig, Alexander Zimper Biased Bayesian learning and the risk-free rate puzzle
190-09 Martin Gasche Implizite Besteuerung im deutschen Sozialversicherungssystem
189-09 Martin Gasche Die sozialversicherungspflichtig Beschäftigten im deutschen Sozialversicherungssystem: Eigenschaften, Beitragsleistungen und Leistungsbezug
187-09 Michael Ziegelmeyer Das Altersvorsorge-Verhalten von Selbständigen - eine Analyse auf Basis der SAVE-Daten
186-09 Hendrik Jürges, Steffen Reinhold, Martin Salm Does Schooling Affect Health Behavior? Evidence from Educational Expansion in Western Germany
185-09 Joachim Winter, Francesco Cinnirella Size Matters! Body Height and Labor Market Discrimination: A Cross-European Analysis
184-09 Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln, Dirk Krüger, Mathias Sommer Inequality Trends for Germany in the Last Two Decades: A Tale of Two Countries
183-09 Jürges, Hendrik The effect of compulsory schooling on health - evidence from biomarkers
182-09 Steffen Reinhold, Kevin Thom Temporary Migration and Skill Upgrading: Evidence from Mexican Migrants
181-09 Steffen Reinhold, Hendrik Jürges Secondary School Fees and the Causal Effect of Schooling on Health Behavior
180-09 Edgar Vogel From Malthus to modern growth: child labor, schooling and human capital
179-09 Alexander Ludwig, Edgar Vogel Mortality, Fertility, Education and Capital Accumulation in a Simple OLG Economy
178-09 Steffen Reinhold Reassessing the Link between Premarital Cohabitation and Marital Instability
177-09 Hendrik Jürges, Karsten Hank The Last Year of Life in Europe: Initial findings from the SHARE study
176-09 Hank, Karsten; Erlinghagen, Marcel Perceptions of Job Security in Europe’s Ageing Workforce
175-09 Steffen Reinhold, Hendrik Jürges Parental Income and Child Health in Germany
174-09 Axel Börsch-Supan, Tabea Bucher-Koenen, Martin Gasche und Christina Benita Wilke Ein einheitliches Rentensystem für Ost- und Westdeutschland - Simulationsrechnungen zum Reformvorschlag des Sachverständigenrates
173-09 Michael Ziegelmeyer Documentation of the logical imputation using the panel structure of the 2003-2008 German SAVE Survey
172-08 Mathis Schröder, Axel Börsch-Supan Retrospective Data Collection in Europe
171-08 Johannes Binswanger, Daniel Schunk What is an adequate standard of living during retirement?
170-08 Jürgen Maurer Who has a clue to preventing the flu? Unravelling supply and demand effects on the take-up of influenza vaccinations
169-08 Jürgen Maurer, Roger Klein, Fancis Vella Subjective Health Assessments and Active Labor Market Participation of Older Men: Evidence from a Semiparametric Binary Choice Model with Nonadditive Correlated Individualspecific Effects
168-08 Melanie Lührmann, Jürgen Maurer Who wears the trousers? A semiparametric analysis of decision power in couples
167-08 Jürgen Maurer, André Meier Smooth it Like the “Joneses?” Estimating Peer-Group Effects in Intertemporal Consumption Choice
166-08 Alexander Ludwig, Michael Reiter Sharing Demographic Risk – Who is Afraid of the Baby Bust?
165-08 Christina Benita Wilke On the feasibility of notional defined contribution systems: The German case
164-08 Martin Salm, Daniel Schunk The role of childhood health for the intergenerational transmission of human capital: Evidence from administrative data
163-08 Martin Salm Job loss does not cause ill health
162-08 Axel Börsch-Supan, Karsten Hank, Hendrik Jürges, Mathis Schröder Longitudinal Data Collection in Continental Europe: Experiences from the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in (SHARE)
161-08 Karsten Hank Generationenbeziehungen im alternden Europa: Analysepotenziale und Befunde des Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe
160-08 Mathias Sommer Understanding the trends in income, consumption and wealth inequality and how important are life-cycle effects?
159-08 Tabea Bucher-Koenen, Christina Benita Wilke Zur Anhebung der Altersgrenzen: Eine Simulation der langfristigen Auswirkungen auf die gesetzliche Rentenversicherung bei unterschiedlichem Renteneintrittsverhalten
158-08 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Bucher-Koenen, Tabea; Reil-Held, Anette; Christina Wilke Zum künftigen Stellenwert der ersten Säule im Gesamtsystem der Alterssicherung
157-08 Wolfgang Kuhle Demography and Equity Premium
156-08 Florian Heiss, Daniel McFadden, Joachim Winter Mind the Gap! Consumer Perceptions and Choices
149-07 Matthias Weiss Sick Leave and the Composition of Work Teams
148-07 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Weiss, Matthias Productivity and age: Evidence from work teams at the assembly line
155-07 Alexander Zimper, Alexander Ludwig Attitude polarization
154-07 Alexander Ludwig, Alexander Zimper A Parsimonious Model of Subjective Life Expectancy
153-07 Axel Börsch-Supan, Christina B. Wilke Szenarien zur mittel- und langfristigen Entwicklung der Anzahl der Erwerbspersonen und der Erwerbstätigen in Deutschland
152-07 Karsten Hank, Stephanie Stuck Gesellschaftliche Determinanten produktiven Alterns in Europa
151-07 Alexander Ludwig, Thomas Schelkle, Edgar Vogel Demographic Change, Human Capital and Endogenous Growth
147-07 Klaus Jaeger, Wolfgang Kuhle The Optimum Growth Rate for Population Reconsidered
146-07 Jérome Adda, James Banks, Hans-Martin von Gaudecker The Impact of Income Shocks on Health: Evidence from Cohort Data
145-07 Jürgen Maurer Modelling socioeconomic and health determinants of health care use: A semiparametric approach
144-07 Jürgen Maurer Socioeconomic and Health Determinants of Health Care Utilization Among Elderly Europeans: A Semiparametric Assessment of Equity, Intensity and Responsiveness for Ten European Countries
143-07 Jürgen Maurer Assessing Horizontal Equity in Medication Treatment Among Elderly Mexicans: Which Socioeconomic Determinants Matter Most?
142-07 Karsten Hank, Stephanie Stuck Volunteer Work, Informal Help, and Care among the 50+ in Europe: Further Evidence for ‘Linked’ Productive Activities at Older Ages
141-07 Hendrik Jürges Healthy minds in healthy bodies. An international comparison of education-related inequality in physical health among older adults
140-07 Hendrik Jürges Health inequalities by education, income, and wealth: a comparison of 11 European countries and the US
139-07 Hendrik Jürges Does ill health affect savings intentions? Evidence from SHARE
138-07 Hendrik Jürges, Kerstin Schneider What can go wrong will go wrong: Birthday effects and early tracking in the German school system
137-07 Hendrik Jürges, Mauricio Avendano, Johan Mackenbach How comparable are different measures of self-rated health? Evidence from five European countries
136-07 Axel Börsch-Supan, Anette Reil-Held, Daniel Schunk The savings behaviour of German households: First Experiences with state promoted private pensions
135-07 Axel Börsch-Supan Work Disability, Health, and Incentive Effects
134-07 Axel Börsch-Supan, Hendrik Jürges Early Retirement, Social Security and Well-Being in Germany
133-07 Axel Börsch-Supan Über selbststabilisierende Rentensysteme
132-07 Axel Börsch-Supan Rational Pension Reform
131-07 Florian Heiss, Axel Börsch-Supan, Michael Hurd, David Wise Pathways to Disability: Predicting Health Trajectories
130-07 Axel Börsch-Supan Nachfrageseitiger Wettbewerb im Gesundheitswesen
129-07 Axel Börsch-Supan, Alexander Ludwig, Mathias Sommer Aging and Asset Prices
128-07 Axel Börsch-Supan European welfare state regimes and their generosity towards the elderly
127-07 Karsten Hank, Isabella Buber Grandparents Caring for Their Grandchildren: Findings from the 2004 Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe
126-07 Axel H. Börsch-Supan, Anette Reil-Held, Christina B. Wilke How an Unfunded Pension System looks like Defined Benefits but works like Defined Contributions: The German Pension Reform
125-07 Mathias Sommer Savings motives and the effectiveness of tax incentives – an analysis based on the demand for life insurance in Germany
124-07 Daniel Schunk What Determines the Saving Behavior of German Households? An Examination of Saving Motives and Saving Decisions
123-07 Karsten Hank, Stephanie Stuck Ehrenamt, Netzwerkhilfe und Pflege in Europa – Komplementäre oder konkurrierende Dimensionen produktiven Alterns?
122-07 Mathias Sommer Fiskalische Auswirkungen einer Erweiterung des Förderrahmens von Riesterrenten
121-07 Daniel Schunk A Markov Chain Monte Carlo Multiple Imputation Procedure for Dealing with Item Nonresponse in the German SAVE Survey
120-07 Melanie Lührmann Consumer Expenditures and Home Production at Retirement - New Evidence from Germany
119-07 Hendrik Jürges Health insurance status and physician-induced demand for medical services in Germany: new evidence from combined district and individual level data
118-07 Martin Salm The Effect of Pensions on Longevity: Evidence from Union Army Veterans
117-07 Axel Börsch-Supan, Anette Reil-Held, Christina B. Wilke Zur Sozialversicherungsfreiheit der Entgeltumwandlung
116-07 Stephanie Stuck Informelle Arbeit älterer Frauen und Männer in Europa
115-07 Hank, Karsten; Schaan, Barbara Cross-National Variations in the Correlation between Frequency of Prayer and Health among Older Europeans
114-06 Axel Börsch-Supan, Anette Reil-Held, Daniel Schunk Das Sparverhalten deutscher Haushalte: Erste Erfahrungen mit der Riester-Rente
113-06 Hanming Fang, Michael Keane, Ahmed Khwaja, Martin Salm, Dan Silverman Testing the Mechanisms of Structural Models: The Case of the Mickey Mantle Effect
112-06 Daniel Houser, Daniel Schunk, Joachim Winter Trust Games Measure Trust
111-06 Martin Salm Can subjective mortality expectations and stated preferences explain varying consumption and saving behaviors among the elderly?
110-06 Barbara Berkel The EMU and German Cross-Border Portfolio Flows
109-06 Daniel Schunk The German SAVE Survey: Documentation and Methodology
108-06 Hans-Martin von Gaudecker, Carsten Weber Mandatory Unisex Policies And Annuity Pricing: Quasi-Experimental Evidence From Germany
107-06 Barbara Berkel Retirement Age and Preretirement in German Administrative Data
106-06 Christina Benita Wilke Die ökonomischen Auswirkungen des demographischen Wandels in Bayern
105-06 Hendrik Jürges True health vs. response styles: Exploring cross-country differences in self-reported health
104-06 Karsten Hank,Hendrik Jürges,Jürgen Schupp,Gert G. Wagner Die Messung der Greifkraft als objektives Gesundheitsmaß in Sozialwissenschaftlichen Bevölkerungsumfragen: Erhebungsmethodische und inhaltliche Befunde auf der Basis von SHARE und SOEP
103-06 Alexander Ludwig, Dirk Krüger On the Consequences of Demographic Change for Rates of Returns to Capital, and the Distribution of Wealth and Welfare
102-06 Hans-Martin von Gaudecker, Rembrandt D. Scholz Lifetime Earnings and Life Expectancy
101-06 Melanie Lührmann, Matthias Weiss Market Work, Home Production, Consumer Demand and Unemployment among the Unskilled
100-05 Matthias Weiss, Alfred Garloff Skill Biased Technological Change and Endogenous Benefits: The Dynamics of Unemployment and Wage Inequality
099-05 Matthias Weiss On the Evolution of Wage Inequality in Acemoglu’s Model of Directed Technical Change
098-05 Karsten Hank Spatial Proximity and Contacts between Elderly Parents and Their Adult Children: A European Comparison
097-05 Christina Benita Wilke Rates of Return of the German PAYG System - How they can be measured and how they will develop
096-05 Jorge Gonzalez-Chapela On Measuring Convergence in the Use of Time
095-05 Melanie Lührmann Population Aging and the Demand for Goods & Services
094-05 Alexander Ludwig Aging and Economic Growth: The Role of Factor Markets and of Fundamental Pension Reforms
093-05 Alexander Ludwig Moment estimation in Auerbach-Kotlikoff models: How well do they match the data?
092-05 Hendrik Jürges, Kerstin Schneider Dynamische Lohneffekte beruflicher Weiterbildung
091-05 Jürges, Hendrik; Wolfram F., Richter; Kerstin, Schneider Teacher quality and incentives - Theoretical and empirical effects of standards on teacher quality
090-05 Hendrik Jürges Gender Ideology, Division of Housework, and the Geographic Mobility Families
089-05 Hendrik Jürges Unemployment, retrospective error, and life satisfaction
088-05 Felix Freyland Household Composition and Savings: An Empirical Analysis based on the German SOEP Data
087-05 Felix Freyland Household Composition and Savings: An Overview
086-05 Lothar Essig Measures for savings and saving rates in the German SAVE data set
085-05 Axel Börsch-Supan, Lothar Essig Personal assets and pension reform: How well prepared are the Germans?
084-05 Lothar Essig Precautionary saving and old-age provisions: Do subjective saving motive measures work?
083-05 Lothar Essig Household Saving in Germany: Results from SAVE 2001-2003
082-05 Mathias Sommer Trends in German households’ portfolio behavior - assessing the importance of age- and cohort-effects
081-05 Lothar Essig Imputing total expenditures from a non-exhaustive list of items: An empirical assessment using the SAVE data set
080-05 Lothar Essig Methodological aspects of the SAVE data set
079-05 Franz Rothlauf, Daniel Schunk, Jella Pfeiffer Classification of Human Decision Behavior: Finding Modular Decision Rules with Genetic Algorithms
078-05 Daniel Schunk, and Cornelia Betsch Explaining heterogeneity in utility functions by individual differences in decision modes
077-05 Daniel Schunk, Joachim Winter The Relationship Between Risk Attitudes and Heuristics in Search Tasks: A Laboratory Experiment
076-05 Karsten Hank, Hendrik Jürges Gender and the Division of Household Labor in Older Couples: A European Perspective
075-05 Axel Börsch-Supan, Karsten Hank, Hendrik Jürges New Comprehensive and International View on Ageing: The Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe
074-05 Karsten Hank, Marcel Erlinghagen, Anja Lemke Ehrenamtliches Engagement in Europa: Eine vergleichende Untersuchung am Beispiel von Senioren
073-05 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Düzgün, Ismail; Weiss, Matthias Altern und Produktivität: Zum Stand der Forschung
072-05 Anette Reil Held Crowding out or crowding in?
071-05 Marcel Erlinghagen, Karsten Hank Participation of Older Europeans in Volunteer Work
070-05 Hendrik Jürges Die ökonomische Theorie der Familie und die Erklärung von Erbschaftsregeln
069-05 Axel Börsch-Supan Risiken im Lebenszyklus Theorie und Evidenz
068-05 Axel Börsch-Supan, Alexander Ludwig und Anette Reil-Held Projection methods and scenarios for public and private pension information
067-05 Börsch-Supan, Axel; Reil-Held, Anette Die ökonomischen Auswirkungen der Alterung in Hessen
067-04 Axel Börsch-Supan, Joachim Winter How to make internet surveys representative: A case study of a two-step weighting procedure
066-04 Alexander Ludwig and Alexander Zimper Rational Expectations and Ambiguity: A Comment on Abel
065-04 Axel Börsch-Supan Faire Abschläge in der gesetzlichen Rentenversicherung
064-04 Axel Börsch-Supan, Alexander Ludwig, Joachim Winter Aging, Pension Reform, and Capital Flows: A Multi-Country Simulation Model
063-04 Axel Börsch-Supan From Traditional DB to Notional DC Systems
062-04 Barbara Berkel, Axel Börsch-Supan Pension Reform in Germany: The Impact on Retirement Decisions
061-04 Barbara Berkel Institutional Determinants of International Equity Portfolios - A Country-Level Analysis
060-04 Alexander Ludwig, Alexander Zimper Investment Behavior under Ambiguity: The Case of Pessimistic Decision Makers
059-04 Oliver Lipps, Frank Betz Stochastic Population Projection for Germany
058-04 Alexander Ludwig Improving Tatonnement Methods of Solving Heterogeneous Agent Models
057-04 Hendrik Jürges Self-assessed health, reference levels, and mortality
056-04 Axel Börsch-Supan Was bedeutet der demographische Wandel für die Wirtschaft Baden-Württembergs?
055-04 Axel Börsch-Supan Global Aging: Issues, Answers, More Questions
054-04 Axel Börsch-Supan Aus der Not eine Tugend – Zukunftsperspektiven einer alternden Gesellschaft
053-04 Axel Börsch-Supan, Jens Köke, Joachim Winter Pension reform, savings behavior and capital market performance
052-04 Axel Börsch-Supan Mind the Gap: The Effectiveness of Incentives to boost Retirement Saving in Europe
051-04 Axel Börsch-Supan Gesamtwirtschaftliche Folgen des demographischen Wandels
050-04 Axel Börsch-Supan From Public Pension to Private Savings: The Current Pension Reform Process in Europe
049-04 Axel Börsch-Supan, Alexander Ludwig, Anette Reil-Held Hochrechnungsmethoden und Szenarien für gesetzliche und private Renteninformationen
048-04 Christina Benita Wilke Ein Simulationsmodell des Rentenversicherungssystems: Konzeption und ausgewählte Anwendungen von MEA-PENSIM
047-04 Karsten Hank Effects 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
046-04 Hans-Martin von Gaudecker Regionale Mortalitätsunterschiede in Baden-Württemberg
045-04 Matthias Weiss Skill-Biased Technological Change: Is there Hope for the Unskilled?
044-04 Alexander Ludwig, Torsten Sløk The relationship between stock prices, house prices and consumption in OECD countries
043-04 Matthias Weiss Employment Effects of Skill Biased Technological Change when Benefits are Linked to Per-Capita Income
042-03 Axel Börsch-Supan What are NDC Pension Systems? What Do They Bring to Reform Strategies?
041-03 Oliver Lipps, Frank Betz Stochastische Bevölkerungsprognose für West- und Ostdeutschland
040-03 Christoph Buchheim Das Zusammenspiel von Wirtschaft, Bevölkerung und Wohlstand aus historischer Sicht
039-03 Lothar Essig, Joachim Winter Item nonresponse to financial questions in household surveys: An experimental study of interviewer and mode effects
038-03 Melanie Lührmann Demographic Change, Foresight and International Capital Flows
037-03 Axel Börsch-Supan, Anette Reil-Held and Christina Benita Wilke How to make a Defined Benefit System Sustainable: The Sustainability Factor in the German Benefit Indexation Formula
035-03 Lothar Essig und Anette Reil-Held Chancen und Risiken der "Riester-Renter"
034-03 Axel Börsch-Supan and Christina Benita Wilke The German Public Pension System: How it Was, How it Will Be
033-03 Florian Heiss Wie groß soll die Schwankungsreserve der gesetzlichen Rentenversicherung sein?
032-03 Axel Börsch-Supan, Hendrik Jürges and Oliver Lipps Building a Panel Survey on Health, Aging and Retirement in Europe
031-03 Barbara Berkel, Axel Börsch-Supan Renteneintrittsentscheidungen in Deutschland: Langfristige Auswirkungen verschiedener Reformoptionen
030-03 Axel Börsch-Supan, Anette Reil-Held und Christina Benita Wilke Der Nachhaltigkeitsfaktor und andere Formelmodifikationen zur langfristigen Stabilisierung des Beitragssatzes zur GRV
029-03 Hans-Martin von Gaudecker, Carsten Weber Surprises in a Growing Market Niche
028-03 Axel Börsch-Supan, Alexander Ludwig, Joachim Winter Aging, pension reform, and capital flows: A multi-country simulation model
027-02 Axel Börsch-Supan Vom Schnupfen zur Grippe: Der Patient und sein Gesundheitswesen
026-02 Max Wolf Zur Effizienz des deutschen Gesundheitssystems
025-02 Barbara Berkel, Axel Börsch-Supan, Alexander Ludwig und Joachim Winter Sind die Probleme der Bevölkerungsalterung durch eine höhere Geburtenrate lösbar?
024-02 Axel Börsch-Supan und Annamaria Lusardi Saving Viewed from a Cross-National Perspective
023-02 Axel Börsch-Supan, Florian Heiss, Alexander Ludwig, Joachim Winter Pension reform, capital markets, and the rate of return
022-02 Axel Börsch-Supan Mehr Zuwanderung? Zur Rolle des Auslands bei der Stabilisierung der gesetzlichen Rentenversicherung in Deutschland
021-02 Joachim Winter The impact of pension reforms and demography on stock markets
020-02 Axel Börsch-Supan, Simone Kohnz, Reinhold Schnabel Micro Modeling of Retirement Decisions in Germany
019-02 Axel Börsch-Supan, Lothar Essig Stockholding in Germany
018-02 Axel Börsch-Supan and Agar Brugiavini Savings: The Policy Debate in Europe
017-02 Axel Börsch-Supan What We Know and What We Do NOT Know
016-02 Florian Heiss Specification(s) of Nested Logit Models
015-02 Axel Börsch-Supan Nach der Reform ist vor der Reform:Weitere Schritte für eine nachhaltige Reform der Altersvorsorge in Deutschland
013-02 Florian Heiss, Jens Köke Dynamics in ownership and firm survival: Evidence from corporate Germany
012-02 Axel Börsch-Supan Kann die Finanz- und Sozialpolitik die Auswirkungen der Bevölkerungsalterung auf den Arbeitsmarkt lindern?
011-02 Axel Börsch-Supan Labor market effects of population aging
010-02 Axel Börsch-Supan, Alexander Ludwig and Joachim Winter Aging and International Capital Flows
009-02 Moshe Ben-Akiva, Daniel McFadden, Kenneth Train, Axel Börsch-Supan, et.al. Hybrid Choice Models: Progress and Challenges
008-02 Axel Börsch-Supan, Florian Heiss, Miki Seko Housing Demand in Germany and Japan
007-02 Tito Boeri, Axel Boersch-Supan and Guido Tabellini Would you Like to Reform the Pension System?
006-02 Axel Börsch-Supan International Comparison of Household Savings Behaviour: The German Savings Puzzle
005-02 Daniel Houser, Joachim Winter How Do Behavioral Assumptions Affect Structural Inference? Evidence From A Laboratory Experiment
004-02 Axel Börsch-Supan Übergang statt Untergang: Wider die Furcht vor dem Untergang
003-02 Axel Börsch-Supan Reduction of Working Time: Does it Decrease Unemployment?
002-02 Axel Börsch-Supan A Blue Print For Germany’s Pension Reform
001-02 Axel Börsch-Supan Eine Blaupause für eine nachhaltige Rentenreform in Deutschland

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