Michael Siegenthaler

KOF Swiss Economic Institute

Zurich

Switzerland

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Scholarly Papers (11)

The Effect of Policy Uncertainty on Investment Plans: Evidence from the Unexpected Acceptance of a Far-Reaching Referendum in Switzerland

KOF Working Paper No. 406
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 May 2016
Klaus Abberger, Andreas Dibiasi, Michael Siegenthaler and Jan-Egbert Sturm
KOF Swiss Economic Institute, KOF Swiss Economic Institute, KOF Swiss Economic Institute and KOF Swiss Economic Institute, ETH Zurich
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investment, uncertainty, irreversibility, business survey

The Effect of Policy Uncertainty on Investment Plans: Evidence from the Unexpected Acceptance of a Far-Reaching Referendum in Switzerland

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5887
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Jun 2016
Klaus Abberger, Andreas Dibiasi, Michael Siegenthaler and Jan-Egbert Sturm
KOF Swiss Economic Institute, KOF Swiss Economic Institute, KOF Swiss Economic Institute and KOF Swiss Economic Institute, ETH Zurich
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investment, uncertainty, irreversibility, business survey

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The Swiss Mass Immigration Initiative: The Impact of Increased Policy Uncertainty on Expected Firm Behaviour

KOF Studies No. 53
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Oct 2014
Klaus Abberger, Andreas Dibiasi, Michael Siegenthaler and Jan-Egbert Sturm
KOF Swiss Economic Institute, KOF Swiss Economic Institute, KOF Swiss Economic Institute and KOF Swiss Economic Institute, ETH Zurich
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uncertainty, investment, Employment, Switzerland, employment, Mass Immigration Initiative, sentiment, business survey

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Der bilaterale Weg – eine ökonomische Bestandsaufnahme (The Bilateral Path – An Economic Stocktaking)

KOF Studie No. 58
Number of pages: 170 Posted: 28 Feb 2015
KOF Swiss Economic Institute, KOF Swiss Economic Institute, ETH Zurich, KOF Swiss Economic Institute, Ifo Institute for Economic Research - International Trade and Foreign Direct Investment, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich - Swiss Institute for Business Cycle Research (KOF), ETH Zurich, ETH Zurich, ETH Zurich, KOF Swiss Economic Institute, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, KOF Swiss Economic Institute, KOF Swiss Economic Institute, KOF Swiss Economic Institute, KOF Swiss Economic Institute, ETH Zurich and KOF Swiss Economic Institute
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Bilateral Agreements, Switzerland, Free Movement of Persons, Economic Policy

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Do Immigrants Take or Create Residents’ Jobs? Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Switzerland

KOF Working Papers No. 335
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 14 Jun 2013
Christoph Carl Basten and Michael Siegenthaler
University of Zurich, Department of Banking and Finance and KOF Swiss Economic Institute
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Immigration, native employment, labor shortage, shift-share instrument

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Dividing the Pie: The Determinants of Labor's Share of Income on the Firm Level

KOF Working Paper No. 352
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 22 Feb 2014
Michael Siegenthaler and Tobias Stucki
KOF Swiss Economic Institute and ETH Zürich - Swiss Institute for Business Cycle Research
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Labor share, factor income distribution, firm-level analysis

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Can a Standardized Aptitude Test Predict Training Success of Apprentices? Evidence from a Case Study in Switzerland

ETH Swiss Economic Institute KOF Working Paper No. 270
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2011
Michael Siegenthaler
KOF Swiss Economic Institute
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Apprenticeship, Hiring, Aptitude Test, Predictive Validity, Screening

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The Swiss 'Job Miracle'

KOF Working Papers No. 368
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Dec 2014
Michael Siegenthaler, Michael Graff and Massimo Mannino
KOF Swiss Economic Institute, ETH Zurich and University of St. Gallen
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Migration, Labor Market, employment forecasts, local multipliers, free movement of persons, Swiss job miracle, Labor market, migration

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A View on the Long-Run Evolution of Hours Worked and Labor Productivity in Switzerland (1950–2010)

KOF Working Paper No. 300
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Mar 2012
Michael Siegenthaler
KOF Swiss Economic Institute
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Labor productivity, hours worked, working time, economic history of Switzerland

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A Real Time Evaluation of Employment Forecasts in Switzerland

KOF Working Papers No. 320
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2012
Michael Graff, Massimo Mannino and Michael Siegenthaler
ETH Zurich, University of St. Gallen and KOF Swiss Economic Institute
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forecasting employment, forecast evaluation, Swiss labor market

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The Skill-Biased Effects of Exchange Rate Fluctuations

KOF Working Paper No. 385
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Jun 2015
Michael Siegenthaler and Boris Kaiser
KOF Swiss Economic Institute and University of Bern
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Labor Demand, Skill Intensity, Employment, Real Exchange Rates, Firms’ Foreign Exposure

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Has Switzerland Really Been Marked by Low Productivity Growth? Hours Worked and Labor Productivity in Switzerland in a Long‐Run Perspective

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 61, Issue 2, pp. 353-372, 2015
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 May 2015
Michael Siegenthaler
KOF Swiss Economic Institute
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hours worked, labor productivity, measurement of productivity, working time