|10 December 2018
The Chair is offering a master seminar "Empirical causal analysis - methods and applications to public policies" in the coming summer term.
See here for further information.
|10 December 2018
The Independent Advisory Board to the Stability Council (Unabhängige Beirat des Stabilitätsrats) published its 10th Statement about the structural government budget deficit on December 6, 2018. See here for the press release (in German) and here for the Statement (in German).
|27 November 2018
Anna Zherdeva and Aleksandr Kazakov, students of the M.Sc. Economics program and student assistants of the chair, have received financial support for their project "Implementation of in-class on-line quizzes" by the Academy for Teaching (Akademie für Lehrentwicklung). Congratualions!
The quizzes will be part of the tutorial of "Advanced Public Economics I".
|12 November 2018
The next internal seminar "Pre-schooling and its effect on child development" (Master) will take place on December 14, 13.00, in room 4.157.
|7 November 2018
Tina Haußen has been awarded financial support by the Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena to assist her in drawing up a research proposal on "Digitization and interregional mobility of highly qualified individuals" in order to obtain third-party funding.
|24 September 2018
A newspaper article [pdf 109KB] about the stay intention of international students has been published. This is based on results from the HiTh project (High-skilled. International. Thuringia.).
|3 September 2018
Silke Uebelmesser has been appointed to the Advisory Board of the Stability Council by the Federal Minister of Finance and the Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy. See here for a press release [pdf 682KB] (in German).
|7 June 2018
An article about the project "Language-Skill Investments and Migration Decisions" funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) has been published in the magazine "Lichtgedanken" of the Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, please see here [pdf 3MB].
|14 May 2018
The article "Migration Policies and the Highly Skilled" by Alessandra Casarico and Silke Uebelmesser has been published in ifo DICE Report 2018/01.
|1 February 2018
On February 1, the project "Language-Skill Investments and Migration Decisions" started. This is a joint project with Prof. Panu Poutvaara, Ifo Institute Munich - funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) for a two-year period. See here for a press release (in German). For the preceding project "Language Learnings and Migration", please see here.