Benjamin Elsner

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

http://www.benjaminelsner.com

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

17

DOWNLOADS
Rank 49,457

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 49,457

in Total Papers Downloads

1,817

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 10,328

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 10,328

in Total Papers Citations

129

CROSSREF CITATIONS

25

Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Immigration and Redistribution

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13676
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Sep 2020
Benjamin Elsner and Jeff Concannon
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)
Downloads 216 (257,760)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

migration, redistribution, public policy

2.

Immigrant Voters, Taxation and the Size of the Welfare State

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11725
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
University of London - Royal Holloway College, IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 197 (280,474)
Citation 14

Abstract:

Loading...

migration, taxation, spending, welfare state

3.

10 Years after: EU Enlargement, Closed Borders, and Migration to Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7130
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Jan 2013
Benjamin Elsner and Klaus F. Zimmermann
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Global Labor Organization (GLO)
Downloads 154 (347,621)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

EU enlargement, migration, Germany

4.

Migrant Networks and the Spread of Misinformation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7863
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 04 Jan 2014
Benjamin Elsner, Gaia Narciso and Jacco Thijssen
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Trinity College Dublin and University of York - Department of Mathematics
Downloads 130 (397,730)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

diasporas, information, migration

5.

A Big Fish in a Small Pond: Ability Rank and Human Capital Investment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9121
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Benjamin Elsner and Ingo E. Isphording
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 124 (412,381)
Citation 50

Abstract:

Loading...

educational attainment, peer effects, ordinal rank, human capital

Achievement Rank Affects Performance and Major Choices in College

University of Zurich, Department of Economics, Working Paper No. 300
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Oct 2018
Benjamin Elsner, Ingo E. Isphording and Ulf Zölitz
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Zurich
Downloads 84 (544,446)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Loading...

Rank, Social Comparisons, Higher Education, Peer Effects

Achievement Rank Affects Performance and Major Choices in College

CESifo Working Paper No. 9040
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 05 May 2021
Benjamin Elsner, Ingo E. Isphording and Ulf Zölitz
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Zurich
Downloads 21 (960,019)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Achievement Rank Affects Performance and Major Choices in College

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14320
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 08 May 2021
Benjamin Elsner, Ingo E. Isphording and Ulf Zölitz
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Zurich
Downloads 16 (1,013,182)

Abstract:

Loading...

7.
Downloads 120 (422,437)
Citation 11

Emigration and Wages: The EU Enlargement Experiment

FEEM Working Paper No. 76.2011
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Nov 2011
Benjamin Elsner
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 67 (621,649)
Citation 10

Abstract:

Loading...

emigration, EU enlargement, European integration, wage distribution

Emigration and Wages: The EU Enlargement Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6111
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Nov 2011
Benjamin Elsner
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 53 (700,666)

Abstract:

Loading...

emigration, EU enlargement, European integration, wage distribution

8.

Does Emigration Benefit the Stayers? The EU Enlargement as a Natural Experiment: Evidence from Lithuania

FEEM Working Paper No. 151.2010
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Jan 2011
Benjamin Elsner
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 114 (438,980)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

9.

Air Pollution Affects Decision-Making: Evidence from the Ballot Box

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14718
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Luna Bellani, Stefano Ceolotto, Benjamin Elsner and Nico Pestel
University of Konstanz, Trinity College (Dublin), IZA Institute of Labor Economics and IZA
Downloads 111 (447,766)

Abstract:

Loading...

pollution, decisions, voting

10.

The Gain from the Drain: Skill-Biased Migration and Global Welfare

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10275
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 31 Oct 2016
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER), IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Universite du Luxembourg - Faculty of Law, Economics and FinanceLuxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER)
Downloads 107 (459,971)

Abstract:

Loading...

migration, brain drain, global welfare

11.

Rank, Sex, Drugs, and Crime

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9478
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Nov 2015
Benjamin Elsner and Ingo E. Isphording
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 77 (566,952)
Citation 25

Abstract:

Loading...

risky behavior, ability rank, peer effects, beliefs, expectations

12.

Let's Be Selective About Migrant Self-Selection

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7865
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Jan 2014
Costanza Biavaschi and Benjamin Elsner
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 74 (580,025)

Abstract:

Loading...

international migration, selection, welfare

13.

Forced Migration and Social Cohesion: Evidence from the 2015/16 Mass Inflow in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15850
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Jan 2023
Emanuele Albarosa and Benjamin Elsner
University College Dublin and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 70 (597,979)

Abstract:

Loading...

forced migration, social attitudes, anti-immigrant violence

14.

The Human Capital Cost of Radiation: Long-Run Evidence from Exposure Outside the Womb

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11408
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 02 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2023
Benjamin Elsner and Florian Wozny
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and IZA
Downloads 64 (626,718)

Abstract:

Loading...

human capital, radioactivity, cognitive skills, environment

Tax Refunds and Income Manipulation Evidence from the EITC

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 17-060
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Dec 2017
Florian Buhlmann, Benjamin Elsner and Andreas Peichl
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research
Downloads 31 (864,640)

Abstract:

Loading...

Tax Refunds and Income Manipulation Evidence from the EITC

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11033
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
Florian Buhlmann, Benjamin Elsner and Andreas Peichl
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research
Downloads 29 (882,471)

Abstract:

Loading...

EITC, tax refunds, income manipulation

16.

Taking the Skill Bias Out of Global Migration

Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) Working Paper Series 2018-11
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 02 Aug 2018
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER), IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Universite du Luxembourg - Faculty of Law, Economics and FinanceLuxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER)
Downloads 43 (749,640)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

migration, skill selection, global welfare, skill bias, remittances, brain gain, brain drain

17.

Does Emigration Benefit the Stayers? Evidence from EU Enlargement

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6843
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
Benjamin Elsner
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 35 (807,917)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Loading...

emigration, labor mobility, EU enlargement