Christina Gathmann

Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research

11, Porte des Sciences

Campus Belval – Maison des Sciences Humaines

Esch-sur-Alzette, L-4366

Luxembourg

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

London

United Kingdom

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

http://www.stanford.edu/~cgathman

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Scholarly Papers (25)

Gender Gaps in Policy Making: Evidence from Direct Democracy in Switzerland

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2010
Patricia Funk and Christina Gathmann
University of Lugano and Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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Female Policy Makers, Political Gender Gaps, Switzerland

Gender Gaps in Policy Making: Evidence from Direct Democracy in Switzerland

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Apr 2009
Patricia Funk and Christina Gathmann
University of Lugano and Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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Female Policy Makers, Political Gender Gaps, Switzerland

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Direct Democracy, Voter Preferences and Government Spending

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2013
Patricia Funk and Christina Gathmann
University of Lugano and Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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Voter Preferences, Institutions, Direct Democracy, Fiscal Policy, Switzerland

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How General is Human Capital? A Task-Based Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3067
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 31 Oct 2007
Christina Gathmann and Uta Schönberg
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research and University of Rochester
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human capital, skill transferability, wage growth, occupations, Germany

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Overseas Trade and the Decline of Privateering

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2010
Henning Hillmann and Christina Gathmann
University of Mannheim and Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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Privateering, Navy, Trade, Britain, Public Good, National Defense

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Free Daycare and Its Effects on Children and Their Families

SOEPpaper No. 958
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 11 May 2018
Anna Busse and Christina Gathmann
Heidelberg University and Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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Does Direct Democracy Reduce the Size of Government? New Evidence from Historical Data, 1890-2000

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2010
Patricia Funk and Christina Gathmann
University of Lugano and Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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Direct Democracy, Decentralization, Fiscal Policy, Referendum, Initiative, Switzerland

Does Direct Democracy Reduce the Size of Government? New Evidence from Historical Data, 1890-2000

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2693
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Jul 2009
Patricia Funk and Christina Gathmann
University of Lugano and Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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What Women Want: Suffrage, Gender Gaps in Voter Preferences and Government Expenditures

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Jul 2006
Patricia Funk and Christina Gathmann
University of Lugano and Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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Women Suffrage, Fiscal Policy, Voter Preferences, Switzerland

How Do Electoral Systems Affect Fiscal Policy? Evidence from State and Local Governments, 1890 to 2005

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2958
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Feb 2010
Patricia Funk and Christina Gathmann
University of Lugano and Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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electoral system, public finance, political fragmentation, matching

How Do Electoral Systems Affect Fiscal Policy? Evidence from State and Local Governments, 1890 to 2005

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 25 May 2017
Patricia Funk and Christina Gathmann
University of Lugano and Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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Electoral System, Proportional Rule, Fiscal Policy, Switzerland

Taxing Childcare: Effects on Family Labor Supply and Children

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3776
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Apr 2012
Christina Gathmann and Björn Sass
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research and University of Mannheim - School of Economics (VWL)
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childcare, labor supply, cognitive skills, family policy, Germany

Taxing Childcare: Effects on Family Labor Supply and Children

SOEPpapers No. 438
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 27 Apr 2012
Christina Gathmann and Bjoern Sass
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research and University of Mannheim - School of Economics (VWL)
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Childcare, Labor supply, Cognitive skills, Family Policy, Germany

Taxing Childcare: Effects on Family Labor Supply and Children

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6440
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 31 Mar 2012
Christina Gathmann and Björn Sass
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research and University of Mannheim - School of Economics (VWL)
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childcare, labor supply, cognitive skills, family policy, Germany

Returns to Citizenship? Evidence from Germany's Recent Immigration Reforms

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4738
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 07 May 2014
Christina Gathmann and Nicolas Keller
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research and Heidelberg University
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Returns to Citizenship? Evidence from Germany's Recent Immigration Reforms

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8064
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 05 Apr 2014
Christina Gathmann and Nicolas Keller
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research and Heidelberg University
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citizenship, assimilation, language, welfare, Germany

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Trial and Error? Reelection Concerns and Policy Experimentation During the U.S. Welfare Reform

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9113
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Andreas Bernecker, Pierre Boyer and Christina Gathmann
University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau - Department of Economics and Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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policy innovation, reputation concerns, U.S. welfare reform, experimentation, reelection concerns

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How General is Specific Human Capital?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2485
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 28 Nov 2006
Christina Gathmann and Uta Schönberg
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research and University of Rochester
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Specific Human Capital, Wage Growth, Mobility, Occupations

Compulsory Schooling Reforms, Education and Mortality in Twentieth Century Europe

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3755
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Mar 2012
Christina Gathmann, Hendrik Jürges and Steffen Reinhold
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research, University of Mannheim - Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Aging (MEA) and E.CA Economics
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compulsory schooling, education, mortality, Europe

Compulsory Schooling Reforms, Education and Mortality in Twentieth Century Europe

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6403
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Mar 2012
Christina Gathmann, Hendrik Jürges and Steffen Reinhold
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research, University of Mannheim - Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Aging (MEA) and E.CA Economics
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compulsory schooling, education, mortality, Europe

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The Effects of Enforcement on Illegal Markets: Evidence from Migrant Smuggling Along the Southwestern Border

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 10 Feb 2004
Christina Gathmann
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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enforcement, illegal migration, Mexico

The Role of Electoral Incentives for Policy Innovation: Evidence from the U.S. Welfare Reform

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6964
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 30 May 2018
Andreas Bernecker, Pierre Boyer and Christina Gathmann
University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau - Department of Economics and Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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policy innovation, electoral incentives, welfare reform, spillovers

The Role of Electoral Incentives for Policy Innovation: Evidence from the U.S. Welfare Reform

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13763
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Jun 2019
Andreas Bernecker, Pierre Boyer and Christina Gathmann
University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau - Department of Economics and Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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Electoral incentives, Policy innovation, Spillovers, Welfare reform

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Access to Citizenship and the Economic Assimilation of Immigrants

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 26 May 2017
Christina Gathmann and Nicolas Keller
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research and Heidelberg University
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Citizenship, Assimilation, Germany

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The Gorbachev Anti-Alcohol Campaign and Russia's Mortality Crisis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6783
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
Jay Bhattacharya, Christina Gathmann, Grant Miller and Grant Miller
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Stanford University - School of Medicine
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mortality, transition, alcohol, Russia

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The Gorbachev Anti-Alcohol Campaign and Russia's Mortality Crisis

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 09 Apr 2011
Jay Bhattacharya, Christina Gathmann, Grant Miller and Grant Miller
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Stanford University - School of Medicine
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Alcohol, Mortality, Prohibition, Russia

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Proportional Representation, Political Responsiveness and Child Mortality

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12729
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 10 Nov 2019
Christina Gathmann
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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electoral system, proportional representation, mortality, health, Switzerland

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Taxing Childcare: Effects on Childcare Choices, Family Labor Supply and Children

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10813
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Jun 2017
Christina Gathmann and Björn Sass
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research and University of Mannheim - School of Economics (VWL)
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childcare, family policy, female labor supply, Germany

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The Gorbachev Anti-Alcohol Campaign and Russia's Mortality Crisis

NBER Working Paper No. w18589
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 09 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2022
Jay Bhattacharya, Christina Gathmann, Grant Miller and Grant Miller
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Stanford University - School of Medicine
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Evolution of the East German Wage Structure

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 20-081
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Jan 2021
Eduard Brüll and Christina Gathmann
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research
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Wage inequality, Labor market institutions, Germany

In Sickness and in Health: Job Displacement and Health Spillovers in Couples

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13329
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 09 Jun 2020
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research, Uppsala University, University of Helsinki, University of Turku and Compass Lexecon
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job displacement, mortality, spillovers, added worker, public insurance, gender roles

In Sickness and in Health: Job Displacement and Health Spillovers in Couples

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP15856
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 01 Mar 2021
Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research, Aalto University - Department of Economics, University of Helsinki, University of Turku and Compass Lexecon
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College Openings and Local Economic Development

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15364
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 14 Jun 2022
European Commission-Joint Research Centre, Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research and Heidelberg University
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colleges, local labor markets, human capital, substitutability

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College Openings and Local Economic Development

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 22-029
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 22 Jul 2022
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research - Labour Markets, Human Resources and Social Policy Department, Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research and Heidelberg University
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