Laufende Projekte

  1. Project // 01.01.2023 – 30.06.2025

    Data-driven Analysis of Hate Speech on German Twitter and the Effects of Regulation

    Social media have lately become one of the primary information channels for many individuals, which was exacerbated during the recent pandemic. As such, social media is a major example of the ambivalence of…

  2. Project // 01.12.2022 – 30.11.2023

    Creation of a concept for the introduction of performance budgeting in Germany

    Designing and managing the public budget plays a central role in the control of government activities. Transparent budget management practices geared towards efficiency not only increase transparency in the…

  3. Project // 01.12.2022 – 30.09.2024

    Gender- and Cohort Differences in Earnings and Employment

    As part of the 6th report on poverty and wealth of the German federal government this project analyzes earnings and labor market participation trajectories of women and men in Germany from a cohort perspective. It…

  4. Project // 01.12.2022 – 30.09.2024

    Reorientation of the European Structural Policy in the next funding period 2028-2035

    In the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) 2021-2027, about 30 percent of all EU budgetary resources are allocated to cohesion. Additional amounts are made available to the European budget by Next Generation…

  5. Project // 01.11.2022 – 31.12.2024

    Quantification of a Basic Child Allowance

    Central to the project are ex ante analyses and quantifications of the

    • effects of the introduction of a basic child allowance, in particular with regard to

    labor supply, transfer dependency, poverty risks of…

  6. Project // 01.11.2022 – 31.10.2025

    Market and policy mechanisms for decarbonizing the power sector in the EU and China

    Countries representing more than 65% of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and more than 70% of the world economy have committed to achieving net-zero emissions by mid-century. A critical aspect of achieving the goal…

  7. Project // 01.10.2022 – 31.08.2024

    The Incidence of Tax Evasion: Experimental Evidence from Italy

    Economic theory predicts that the incidence of a commodity tax like the Value Added Tax (VAT) will be distributed between buyers and sellers depending on the relative elasticities of supply and demand. Standard…

  8. Project // 01.09.2022 – 31.08.2025

    Horizon Europe: Welfare Systems and Labour Market Policies for Economic and Social Resilience in Europe

    Four megatrends — technological transformations, globalization, climate change, and demographic changes — are reshaping labor markets, redefining opportunities and risks, and posing new challenges for welfare…

  9. Project // 01.09.2022 – 31.07.2024

    Creation of a Representative Data Base of Young Firms in North Rhine-Westfalia

    The sample for the IAB/ZEW Start-up Panel will be extended so that the start-ups in NRW are representated. The NRW.BANK is interested in having a micro database at its disposal that enables analyzing the…

  10. Project // 01.09.2022 – 31.08.2023

    Digitalization, tax savings and competition effects

    Broad empirical evidence illustrates increasing market concentration since the 90s. Previous literature has highlighted the prominent role of technology, increasing barriers to entry, lax or ineffective…

  11. Project // 01.09.2022 – 30.06.2024

    Do they actually move? Tracing taxed induced migration with electricity consumption data

    The literature has shown that especially wealthy individuals and high income earners such as football superstars, inventors, or high income expats react strongly to differences in top tax rates across and …

  12. Project // 01.08.2022 – 31.07.2025

    AI-Based Identification and Impact Analysis of the Knowledge Transfer between Science and Industry

    The project focuses on the large-scale identification of knowledge transfer channels on firm and university websites. It aims to create an inventory of the use of knowledge transfer channels by firms and…