C. Katharina Spiess

German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)

Mohrenstraße 58

Berlin, 10117

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

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
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 170 (173,631)
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female labour supply, parental leave, micro simulation study

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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 98 (267,171)
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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: 04 Dec 2009
John Cawley and C. Katharina Spiess
Cornell University - College of Human Ecology, Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 30 (473,382)
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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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 125 (223,210)
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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?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 722
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Apr 2003
C. Katharina Spiess, Felix Büchel and Gert G. Wagner
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Max Planck Institute for Human Development and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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Kindergarten, School Placement, Immigrants

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A Forgotten Issue: Distributional Effects of Day Care Subsidies in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 198
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Nov 2000
C. Katharina Spiess, Michaela Kreyenfeld and Gert G. Wagner
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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Child day care, child care subsidies, distributional effects, social policy

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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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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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), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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indoor and outdoor pollution, health, early childhood

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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), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 56 (364,135)
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clinical trials, intervention studies, behavioural experiments, cohort studies, household panels, SOEP, reference data

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
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) 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
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research
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competing risk model, distance to university, higher education

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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, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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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

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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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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child development, family dynamics, locus of control, non-cognitive skills

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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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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Breastfeeding, Parental leave, Reform effects, Germany

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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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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life satisfaction, subjective well-being, mothers, children, child development, skill formation, instrumental variable

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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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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ECEC quality, home learning environment, spill-over, disadvantaged children

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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
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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preschool education, day care, child outcomes

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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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 25 (486,855)
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Day care entrance, early start, socio-emotional behaviour, propensity score matching

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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), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 24 (492,325)
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College enrollment, college benefits, college costs, educational inequality, information, randomized controlled trial

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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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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spite, other-regarding preferences, cognitive skills, child experiments, household survey studies

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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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Downloads 22 (503,511)
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Child care; child care arrangements; education; early childhood; family policy; maternal employment

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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
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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Child care, quality, information asymmetries, socio-economic differences, Germany

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 German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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Child care; quality; information asymmetries; socio-economic differences; Germany

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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
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) 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

IZA Discussion Paper No. 21
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, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)

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