C. Katharina Spiess

Federal Institute for Population Research

Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 4

Wiesbaden, Hessia 65185

Germany

Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

Saarstr. 21

Jakob Welder-Weg 4

Mainz, 55122

Germany

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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1.

Sharing the Caring? The Gender Division of Care Work During the Covid-19 Pandemic in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14457
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2022
Jonas Jessen, C. Katharina Spiess, Sevrin Waights and Katharina Wrohlich
IZA, Federal Institute for Population Research, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 362 (155,068)
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COVID-19, child care, domestic work, gender division, day care

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The Parental Leave Benefit Reform in Germany: Costs and Labour Market Outcomes of Moving Towards the Scandinavian Model

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2372
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Oct 2006
C. Katharina Spiess and Katharina Wrohlich
Federal Institute for Population Research and DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 237 (240,236)
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female labour supply, parental leave, micro simulation study

The Effect of Early Childhood Education and Care Services on the Social Integration of Refugee Families

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 20-044
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 Sep 2020
Ludovica Gambaro, Guido Neidhöfer and C. Katharina Spiess
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 137 (389,180)

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asylum seekers, refugees, childcare, early education, integration

The Effect of Early Childhood Education and Care Services on the Social Integration of Refugee Families

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1828 (2019)
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 08 Nov 2019
Ludovica Gambaro, Guido Neidhöfer and C. Katharina Spiess
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 84 (553,831)
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asylum seekers, refugees, childcare, early education, integration

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Informing Students about College: An Efficient Way to Decrease the Socio-Economic Gap in Enrollment: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1770
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Nov 2018
Frauke Peter, C. Katharina Spiess and Vaishali Zambre
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Federal Institute for Population Research and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 212 (266,870)

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College enrollment, college benefits, college costs, educational inequality, information, randomized controlled trial

Obesity and Developmental Functioning Among Children Aged 2-4 Years

SOEPpaper No. 97, DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 786
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Apr 2008
John Cawley and C. Katharina Spiess
Cornell University - College of Human Ecology, Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM) and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 141 (380,407)
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obesity, human capital, children, child development, Germany, gender

Obesity and Skill Attainment in Early Childhood

NBER Working Paper No. w13997
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 May 2008 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2022
John Cawley and C. Katharina Spiess
Cornell University - College of Human Ecology, Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM) and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 64 (648,236)
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Cracking Under Pressure? Gender Role Attitudes Toward Maternal Employment in Times of a Pandemic

CESifo Working Paper No. 9144
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Jun 2021
Free University of Berlin (FUB) - School of Business & Economics, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Federal Institute for Population Research, Free University of Berlin (FUB), NFO Infratest Sozialforschung and Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Human Development
Downloads 168 (328,503)
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Cracking Under Pressure? Gender Role Attitudes Toward Maternal Employment in Times of a Pandemic

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14471
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Jun 2021
Free University of Berlin (FUB) - School of Business & Economics, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Free University of Berlin (FUB), Federal Institute for Population Research, Infratest dimap and Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Human Development
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The Intergenerational Transmission of Health in Early Childhood

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 08-073
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Sep 2008
Katja Coneus and C. Katharina Spiess
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 186 (300,461)
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Intergenerational transmission, child health, parental health, early childhood

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Children's School Placement in Germany: Does Kindergarten Attendance Matter?

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Apr 2003
C. Katharina Spiess, Felix Büchel and Gert G. Wagner
Federal Institute for Population Research, Max Planck Institute for Human Development and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 172 (321,932)
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Kindergarten, School Placement, Immigrants

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Paid Parental Leave and Child Development: Evidence from the 2007 German Parental Benefit Reform and Administrative Data

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1651
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Mar 2017
Mathias Huebener, Daniel Kuehnle and C. Katharina Spiess
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), University of Erlangen-Nuremberg-Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 149 (363,337)
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Parental leave benefit, child development, skill formation, parental investments, school readiness, motor skills, language skills, socio-emotional stability, socio-economic differences

Pollution Exposure and Infant Health: Evidence from Germany

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 10-079
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Dec 2010
Katja Coneus and C. Katharina Spiess
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 82 (562,246)
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Indoor and Outdoor Pollution, Health, Early Childhood

Pollution Exposure and Infant Health: Evidence from Germany

SOEPpaper No. 312
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Oct 2010
Katja Coneus and C. Katharina Spiess
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 41 (796,242)
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indoor and outdoor pollution, health, early childhood

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The Impact of Child and Maternal Health Indicators on Female Labor Force Participation after Childbirth - Evidence for Germany

SOEP Paper No. 7
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2008
Annalena Dunkelberg and C. Katharina Spiess
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 121 (427,043)
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Female labour supply, Childhealth, Well-being

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Analytical Potentials of the German Socio-Economic Panel (GSOEP) for Empirical Educational Research (Analysepotenziale des Sozio-oekonomischen Panels (SOEP) fuer die empirische Bildungsforschung)

SOEP Paper No. 110
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Jun 2008
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Federal Institute for Population Research, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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A Forgotten Issue: Distributional Effects of Day Care Subsidies in Germany

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Nov 2000
C. Katharina Spiess, Michaela Kreyenfeld and Gert G. Wagner
Federal Institute for Population Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 114 (446,593)
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Child day care, child care subsidies, distributional effects, social policy

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Does Grandparenting Pay off for the Next Generations? Intergenerational Effects of Grandparental Care

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1975
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 19 Oct 2021
Mara Barschkett, C. Katharina Spiess and Elena Ziege
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Federal Institute for Population Research and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Grandparental childcare, socio-emotional outcomes, cognitive outcomes, parental well-being, instrumental variable

Does Distance Determine Who Attends a University in Germany?

SOEPpaper No. 118
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Jul 2008
C. Katharina Spiess and Katharina Wrohlich
Federal Institute for Population Research and DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research
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higher education, distance to university, competing risk model

Does Distance Determine Who Attends a University in Germany?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3615
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Aug 2008
C. Katharina Spiess and Katharina Wrohlich
Federal Institute for Population Research and DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 47 (752,185)
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competing risk model, distance to university, higher education

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Center-Based Care and Parenting Activities

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1897
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 15 Sep 2020
Jonas Jessen, C. Katharina Spiess and Sevrin Waights
IZA, Federal Institute for Population Research and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 51 (725,219)
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Child care, Child development, Time use, Parenting investments, Day care

Center-Based Care and Parenting Activities

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14851
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Sep 2022 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2023
Jonas Jessen, C. Katharina Spiess and Sevrin Waights
IZA, Federal Institute for Population Research and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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child care, Oster method, time use, parenting investments, child development

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The Bigger the Children, the Bigger the Worries – Are Preschoolers and Adolescents Affected Differently by Family Instability with Regard to Non-Cognitive Skills?

SOEPpaper No. 367
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Mar 2011
Frauke Peter and C. Katharina Spiess
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 83 (551,754)

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child development, family dynamics, locus of control, non-cognitive skills

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The German Socio-Economic Panel as a Reference Data Set

SOEPpaper No. 150
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Jan 2009
Thomas Siedler, Jürgen Schupp, C. Katharina Spiess and Gert G. Wagner
University of Hamburg - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Social Sciences, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Federal Institute for Population Research and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 83 (551,754)
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clinical trials, intervention studies, behavioural experiments, cohort studies, household panels, SOEP, reference data

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Maternal Life Satisfaction and Child Outcomes: Are They Related?

SOEPpaper No. 242
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Dec 2009
Eva M. Berger and C. Katharina Spiess
University of Mainz - Gutenberg School of Economics and Management and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 80 (564,044)
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life satisfaction, subjective well-being, mothers, children, child development, skill formation, instrumental variable

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Cracking Under Pressure? Gender Role Attitudes Toward Maternal Employment in Times of Covid-19 in Germany

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2022
Free University of Berlin (FUB) - School of Business & Economics, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Free University of Berlin (FUB), Federal Institute for Population Research, Infratest dimap and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 79 (568,074)
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COVID-19, gender role attitudes, maternal employment, daycare and school closures, Childcare, difference-in-differences

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Does Quality of Early Childhood Education and Care Affect the Home Learning Environment of Children?

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1687
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Susanne Kuger, Jan Marcus and C. Katharina Spiess
Deutsches Institut für Internationale Pädagogische Forschung (DIPF), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 78 (572,244)
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ECEC quality, home learning environment, spill-over, disadvantaged children

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Surveying the Adaptive Behavior of Two to Three-Year-Old Children in the German Socio-Economic Panel Study (SOEP) (Zur Erhebung des adaptiven Verhaltens von zwei- und dreijaehrigen Kindern im Sozio-oekonomischen Panel (SOEP))

SOEP Paper No. 116
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Jul 2008
Nicole Schmiade, C. Katharina Spiess and Wolfgang Tietze
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Federal Institute for Population Research and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 68 (617,265)
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'Familien in Deutschland' – FiD: Enhancing Research on Families in Germany

SOEPpaper No. 556
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Jul 2013
Mathis Fräßdorf, Rainer Siegers and C. Katharina Spiess
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 67 (622,052)
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Parental Leave Benefits and Breastfeeding in Germany: Effects of the 2007 Reform

SOEPpaper No. 670
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Anita Kottwitz, Anja Oppermann and C. Katharina Spiess
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), University of Cologne and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 64 (637,132)
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Breastfeeding, Parental leave, Reform effects, Germany

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Fachkräfte in Der Frühen Bildung – Erwerbssituation, Einstellungen Und Änderungswünsche (Day Care Professionals: Labour Market Situation, Attitudes and Wishes for Change)

SOEPpaper No. 852
Number of pages: 111 Posted: 02 Sep 2016
C. Katharina Spiess and Johanna Storck
Federal Institute for Population Research and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 63 (642,127)

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Gender Gaps in Early Wage Expectations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15281
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 May 2022
Andreas Leibing, Frauke Peter, Sevrin Waights and C. Katharina Spiess
DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 57 (674,242)
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wage expectations, gender gap, college enrollment

Information Asymmetries between Parents and Educators in German Childcare Institutions

SOEPpaper No. 939
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Jan 2018
Georg Camehl, Pia Sophia Schober and C. Katharina Spiess
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 29 (897,339)

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Child care; quality; information asymmetries; socio-economic differences; Germany

Information Asymmetries between Parents and Educators in German Childcare Institutions

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1693
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Oct 2017
Georg Camehl, Pia Sophia Schober and C. Katharina Spiess
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 23 (956,365)
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Child care, quality, information asymmetries, socio-economic differences, Germany

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Early Birds in Day Care: The Social Gradient in Starting Day Care and Children's Non-Cognitive Skills

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1438
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Jan 2015
Frauke Peter, Pia Sophia Schober and C. Katharina Spiess
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 50 (715,682)
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Day care entrance, early start, socio-emotional behaviour, propensity score matching

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Maternal Life Satisfaction and Child Development from Toddlerhood to Adolescence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16155
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 May 2023
Nabanita Datta Gupta, Jonas Jessen and C. Katharina Spiess
Department of Economics and Business, Aarhus University, IZA and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 48 (728,341)

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life satisfaction, subjective well-being, mothers, child development, skill formation

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Local Day-Care Quality and Maternal Employment: Evidence from East and West Germany

SOEPpaper No. 649
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 May 2014
Pia Sophia Schober and C. Katharina Spiess
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 47 (734,761)
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Child care; child care arrangements; education; early childhood; family policy; maternal employment

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Improvements and Future Challenges for the Research Infrastructure in the Field of Preschool Education

RatSWD Working Paper No. 60
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 Aug 2009
C. Katharina Spiess
Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 45 (748,027)
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preschool education, day care, child outcomes

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Spite and Cognitive Skills in Preschoolers

SOEPpaper No. 404/2011
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2015
Elisabeth Bügelmayer and C. Katharina Spiess
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 43 (761,847)
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spite, other-regarding preferences, cognitive skills, child experiments, household survey studies

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The Importance of Mothers-in-Law's Employment for Their Daughter-in-Law's Labour Market Outcomes in West-Germany: Results and Mechanisms

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1932
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Mar 2021
Sophia Schmitz and C. Katharina Spiess
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Students and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 33 (837,606)

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Social norms, labour supply, gender, Germany

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How Daycare Quality Shapes Norms Around Daycare Use and Parental Employment: Experimental Evidence from Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16729
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Jan 2024
University of Tübingen, University of Tübingen, University of Tuebingen, Federal Institute for Population Research and Federal Institute for Population Research
Downloads 31 (862,909)

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work-care norms, gender beliefs, care ideals, early childhood education and care, daycare, childcare, factorial survey, pairfam, Germany

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Does Grandparenting Pay Off for the Next Generations? Intergenerational Effects of Grandparental Care

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14795
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 19 May 2022
Mara Barschkett, C. Katharina Spiess and Elena Ziege
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Federal Institute for Population Research and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 22 (936,764)

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grandparental childcare, socio-emotional outcomes, cognitive outcomes, parental well-being, instrumental variable

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Cracking under Pressure? Gender Role Attitudes toward Maternal Employment in Times of a Pandemic

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1951
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Jun 2021
Free University of Berlin (FUB) - School of Business & Economics, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Free University of Berlin (FUB), Federal Institute for Population Research, NFO Infratest Sozialforschung and Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Human Development
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Covid-19, gender role attitudes, childcare, difference-in-difference, ALLBUS, COMPASS

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Well-Being Throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic in Germany: Gendered Effects of Daycare and School Closures

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16907
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Apr 2024
Mathias Huebener, Sevrin Waights and C. Katharina Spiess
Federal Institute for Population Research, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Federal Institute for Population Research
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COVID-19, gender inequality, well-being, school closures

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Does Grandparenting Pay Off for the Next Generations? Intergenerational Effects of Grandparental Care

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 20 Aug 2022
Mara Barschkett, Elena Ziege and C. Katharina Spiess
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), affiliation not provided to SSRN and Federal Institute for Population Research
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grandparental childcare, socio-emotional outcomes, cognitive outcomes, parental well-being, Instrumental Variable

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More, Less, or All the Same? The Difference Midlife Caregiving Makes for Women's Adjustments of Work Hours

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 06 Jul 2007
C. Katharina Spiess and Ulrike Schneider
Federal Institute for Population Research and Vienna University of Economics and Business

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long-term care, caregiving, informal care, ECHP

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The Liberalization of Maternity Leave Policy and the Return to Work after Childbirth in Germany

Posted: 10 Jan 2000
Gert G. Wagner, Jan Ondrich, C. Katharina Spiess and Qing Yang
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Syracuse University - Center for Policy Research, Federal Institute for Population Research and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)

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