Michael Hebsaker joined ZEW’s Research Department “Social Policy and Redistribution” in November 2019. As a programmer and application developer, he supports the projects of the research department. His work focuses on the evaluation, updating, and further development of ZEW’s microsimulation model.
Michael Hebsaker studied economics and history at the Universities of Heidelberg and Mannheim. He is interested in the implementation of applied econometric analysis methods and machine learning processes in Python, STATA, and R.
Articles in Refereed Journals
Hebsaker, Michael, Guido Neidhöfer and Friedhelm Pfeiffer (2021), Intergenerational mobility and self-selection on unobserved skills: New evidence, Journal for Labour Market Research 55:8, 1-9. Download
Discussion and Working Papers
Hebsaker, Michael, Guido Neidhöfer and Friedhelm Pfeiffer (2019), Intergenerational Mobility and Self-Selection of Asylum Seekers in Germany, ZEW Discussion Paper No. 19-027, Mannheim. Download
- Project Duration 01.10.2020 - 30.09.2022Contract with the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs: Scientific Advise and Corresponding Dialog Formats Concerning the Welfare State, the Working Environment, the Social Market Economy and in Addition the Implementation of Corresponding Dialogue Forms
- Project Duration 15.02.2020 - 10.07.2020A new "Garantiesicherung"