Michael Gerfin

University of Bern

CH-3012 Bern

Switzerland

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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Work-Related Training and Wages: An Empirical Analysis for Male Workers in Switzerland

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Apr 2004
Michael Gerfin
University of Bern
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Training, Wages, Nonparametric Matching

Microeconometric Evaluation of the Active Labour Market Policy in Switzerland

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 31 Jul 2000
Michael Lechner and Michael Gerfin
University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research and University of Bern
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Unemployment, Swiss labour market, evaluation of multiple programmes, treatment effects, balancing score, matching

Microeconometric Evaluation of the Active Labour Market Policy in Switzerland

Swiss Institute for International Economics and Applied Economic Research Working Paper No. 2000-10
Posted: 31 Jul 2000
Michael Gerfin and Michael Lechner
University of Bern and University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research

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Unemployment, Swiss labour market, evaluation of multiple programmes, treatment effects, balancing score, matching.

Contracts as Rent Seeking Devices: Evidence from German Soccer

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3834
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Nov 2008
Eberhard Feess, Michael Gerfin and Gerd Muehlheusser
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, University of Bern and University of Hamburg
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strategic contracting, rent seeking, empirical contract theory, long-term contracts, breach of contract, sports economics

Contracts as Rent‐Seeking Devices: Evidence from German Soccer

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 53, Issue 1, pp. 714-730, 2015
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Nov 2014
Eberhard Feess, Michael Gerfin and Gerd Muehlheusser
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, University of Bern and University of Hamburg
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The Impact of In-Work Benefits on Poverty and Household Labour Supply - a Simulation Study for Switzerland

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 May 2003
Michael Gerfin and Robert E. Leu
University of Bern and University of Bern
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Tax Credits, Household Labour Supply, Microsimulation, Poverty

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Nonparametric Bounds on the Effect of Deductibles in Health Care Insurance on Doctor Visits - Swiss Evidence

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Jun 2005
Michael Gerfin and Martin Schellhorn
University of Bern and GSF - National Research Center for Environment and Health - Institute of Health Economics and Health Care Management (IGM)
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treatment effects, bounds, health insurance

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Does Subsidised Temporary Employment Get the Unemployed Back to Work? An Econometric Analysis of Two Different Schemes

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Oct 2002
University of Bern, University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research and University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute for International Economics and Applied Economic ResearchUBS AG
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Subsidised Temporary Job, Employment Programme, Temporary Work Contracts, Active Labour Market Policies, Matching on the Propensity Score, Switzerland

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The Economies of Scale of Living Together and How They are Shared: Estimates Based on a Collective Household Model

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4327
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Aug 2009
Aline Bütikofer and Michael Gerfin
University of Bern and University of Bern
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collective household models, sharing rule, equivalence scale, subjective data

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Does Full Insurance Increase the Demand for Health Care?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7689
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Oct 2013
Stefan Boes and Michael Gerfin
University of Lucerne and University of Bern
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deductibles, health cost, quasi experiment, changes-in-changes

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Firm-Sponsored General Training in Frictional Labour Markets: An Empirical Analysis for Switzerland

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Apr 2004
Michael Gerfin
University of Bern
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training, wages, market imperfections, mobility

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Rents for Pills: Financial Incentives and Physician Behavior

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Mar 2022
Tobias Müller, Christian Schmid and Michael Gerfin
University of Bern - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Bern
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Financial incentives, provider behavior, rent-seeking, health care costs

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Does Subsidized Temporary Employment Get the Unemployed Back to Work? An Econometric Analysis of Two Different Schemes

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 22 Jan 2003
University of Bern, University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research and University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute for International Economics and Applied Economic ResearchUBS AG
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Subsidized temporary job, employment programme, temporary work contracts, active labour market policies, matching on the propensity score, Switzerland

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A Microeconometric Evaluation of Active Labor Market Policy in Switzerland

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 Oct 2001
Michael Gerfin and Michael Lechner
University of Bern and University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research
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Unemployment, Swiss labor market, evaluation of multiple programs, treatment effects, balancing score, matching

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Krankenversicherung, Franchise, Selbstbehalt, Kostenbeteiligung, Gesundheitskosten, health insurance, deductible, deductible choice, cost-sharing, health care expenditures

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Attention Please! Health Plan Choice and (In-)Attention

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 07 Jul 2022
Tamara Bischof, Michael Gerfin and Tobias Müller
University of Bern, University of Bern and University of Bern
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health plan choice, inertia, attention, switching costs, managed competition, elderly

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Microeconometric Evaluation of the Active Labor Market Policy in Switzerland

University of St. Gallen Discussion Paper No. 2000-10
Posted: 22 Jun 2001
Michael Gerfin and Michael Lechner
University of Bern and University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research

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Unemployment, Swiss labor market, evaluation of multiple programs, treatment effects, balancing score, matching