Marco Caliendo

University of Potsdam

Professor of Empirical Economics

August-Bebel Strasse 89

Potsdam, 14482

Germany

http://www.uni-potsdam.de/en/empwifo/news.html

Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)

Program Director Evaluation

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (76)

1.

Some Practical Guidance for the Implementation of Propensity Score Matching

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 May 2005
Marco Caliendo and Sabine Kopeinig
University of Potsdam and University of Cologne
Downloads 1,158 (34,499)
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propensity score matching, implementation, evaluation, sensitivity

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Fighting Youth Unemployment: The Effects of Active Labor Market Policies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6222
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 31 Dec 2011
Marco Caliendo, Steffen Künn and Ricarda Schmidl
University of Potsdam, University of Potsdam and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 959 (45,134)
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youth unemployment, active labor market policy, program evaluation, propensity score weighting

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Citation 42

Locus of Control and Job Search Strategies

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 979
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 May 2010
University of Potsdam, School of Economics, University of Sydney and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 362 (151,836)
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Job search behavior, search effort, reservation wage, locus of control, unemployment duration

Locus of Control and Job Search Strategies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4750
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Feb 2010
University of Potsdam, School of Economics, University of Sydney and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 267 (209,661)
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job search behavior, search effort, reservation wage, locus of control, unemployment duration

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Mhbounds - Sensitivity Analysis for Average Treatment Effects

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2542
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2022
Sascha O. Becker and Marco Caliendo
Monash University - Department of Economics and University of Potsdam
Downloads 588 (86,010)
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unobserved heterogeneity, sensitivity analysis, treatment effects, matching

Personality Characteristics and the Decision to Become and Stay Self-Employed

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1113
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 27 Mar 2011
Marco Caliendo, Frank M. Fossen and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam, University of Nevada, Reno and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Downloads 207 (268,627)
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Entrepreneurship, Personality, Big Five, Risk Aversion, Locus of Control

Personality Characteristics and the Decision to Become and Stay Self-Employed

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 25 May 2011
Marco Caliendo, Frank M. Fossen and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam, University of Nevada, Reno and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Downloads 177 (309,783)
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entrepreneurship, personality, big five, risk aversion, locus of control

Personality Characteristics and the Decision to Become and Stay Self-Employed

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5566
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 21 Mar 2011
Marco Caliendo, Frank M. Fossen and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam, University of Nevada, Reno and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Downloads 84 (547,109)
Citation 27

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entrepreneurship, personality, Big Five, risk aversion, locus of control

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Searching for the Entrepreneurial Personality: New Evidence and Avenues for Further Research

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5790
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Jun 2011
Marco Caliendo and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Downloads 464 (115,110)
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trust, entrepreneurship, personality characteristics, risk aversion, autonomy

The Short-Term Distributional Effects of the German Minimum Wage Reform

SOEPpaper No. 948
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Jan 2018
University of Potsdam, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Free University of Berlin (FUB), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and University of Potsdam
Downloads 313 (177,626)
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minimum wage, wage distribution, hourly wages, inequality

The Short-Term Distributional Effects of the German Minimum Wage Reform

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11246
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2023
University of Potsdam, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Free University of Berlin (FUB), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and University of Potsdam
Downloads 42 (779,264)
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hourly wages, wage distribution, minimum wage, inequality

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Evaluation of Active Labour Market Policy: Methodological Concepts and Empirical Estimates

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Nov 2003
Reinhard Hujer and Marco Caliendo
University of Frankfurt and University of Potsdam
Downloads 349 (159,242)
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Active labour market policy, evaluation, matching, difference-in-differences

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Ten Do it Better, Do They? An Empirical Analysis of an Old Football Myth

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2158
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Jun 2006
Marco Caliendo and Dubravko Radic
University of Potsdam and University of Wuppertal
Downloads 341 (163,316)

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Poisson process, (un)conditional likelihood, football, red card effect

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The Microeconometric Estimation of Treatment Effects - an Overview

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Jul 2005
Marco Caliendo and Reinhard Hujer
University of Potsdam and University of Frankfurt
Downloads 297 (189,102)
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evaluation, effect heterogeneity, matching, dynamic treatments

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Is Entrepreneurial Success Predictable? An Ex-Ante Analysis of the Character-Based Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2687
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Marco Caliendo and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Downloads 257 (219,010)
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entrepreneurship, psychological assessment, character-based approach, success prediction

Trust, Positive Reciprocity, and Negative Reciprocity: Do These Traits Impact Entrepreneurial Dynamics?

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1085
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Jan 2011
Marco Caliendo, Frank M. Fossen and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam, University of Nevada, Reno and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Downloads 97 (498,511)

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Entrepreneurship, trust, reciprocity

Trust, Positive Reciprocity, and Negative Reciprocity: Do These Traits Impact Entrepreneurial Dynamics?

SOEPpaper No. 348
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Jan 2011
Marco Caliendo, Frank M. Fossen and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam, University of Nevada, Reno and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Downloads 81 (559,661)
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Entrepreneurship, Trust, Reciprocity

Trust, Positive Reciprocity, and Negative Reciprocity: Do These Traits Impact Entrepreneurial Dynamics?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5370
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Dec 2010
Marco Caliendo, Frank M. Fossen and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam, University of Nevada, Reno and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Downloads 77 (576,994)
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entrepreneurship, trust, reciprocity

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Risk Attitudes of Nascent Entrepreneurs: New Evidence from an Experimentally-Validated Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2168
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Jun 2006
Marco Caliendo, Frank M. Fossen and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam, University of Nevada, Reno and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Downloads 250 (225,059)
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risk attitudes, entrepreneurship, self-employment

The Impact of Risk Attitudes on Entrepreneurial Survival

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3525
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Jun 2008
Marco Caliendo, Frank M. Fossen and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam, University of Nevada, Reno and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Downloads 146 (365,296)
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entrepreneurship, risk attitudes, survival and failure

The Impact of Risk Attitudes on Entrepreneurial Survival

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 798
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Jun 2009
Marco Caliendo, Frank M. Fossen and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam, University of Nevada, Reno and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Downloads 75 (590,741)
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Entrepreneurship, Risk Attitudes, Survival and Failure

Unobservable, But Unimportant? The Influence of Personality Traits (and Other Usually Unobserved Variables) for the Evaluation of Labor Market Policies

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1407
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Aug 2014
Marco Caliendo, Robert Mahlstedt and Oscar A. Mitnik
University of Potsdam, IZA and Inter-American Development Bank
Downloads 151 (355,368)
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Matching, Unconfoundedness, Unobervables, Selection Bias, Heterogeneity, Personality Traits, Active Labor Market Policy

Unobservable, But Unimportant? The Influence of Personality Traits (and Other Usually Unobserved Variables) for the Evaluation of Labor Market Policies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8337
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Aug 2014
Marco Caliendo, Robert Mahlstedt and Oscar A. Mitnik
University of Potsdam, IZA and Inter-American Development Bank
Downloads 69 (614,904)
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matching, unconfoundedness, unobervables, selection bias, heterogeneity, personality traits, active labor market policy

Self-Efficacy and Entrepreneurial Performance of Start-Ups

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 2030
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Jan 2023
University of Potsdam, Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften, University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
Downloads 169 (322,686)

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Entrepreneurship, firm performance, general self-efficacy, survival, job creation, innovation

Self-Efficacy and Entrepreneurial Performance of Start-Ups

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15848
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Jan 2023
University of Potsdam, Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften, University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
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entrepreneurship, firm performance, general self-efficacy, survival, job creation, innovation

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The Employment Effects of Job Creation Schemes in Germany: A Microeconometric Evaluation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1512
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Marco Caliendo, Reinhard Hujer and Stephan L. Thomsen
University of Potsdam, University of Frankfurt and Leibniz Universität Hannover - Institute of Economics
Downloads 198 (280,539)
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evaluation, matching, sensitivity analysis, job creation schemes, long-term unemployed

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Fiscal Competition and the Composition of Public Spending: Theory and Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2428
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Nov 2006
Rainald Borck, Marco Caliendo and Viktor Steiner
Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Economics, University of Potsdam and Zentrum Fuer Europaeische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW) - Center for European Economic Research
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tax competition, capital skill complementarity, public spending, spatial econometrics

Benefit Duration, Unemployment Duration and Job Match Quality: A Regression-Discontinuity Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4670
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Jan 2010
University of Potsdam, University of Luxembourg and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 103 (478,242)
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unemployment benefits, unemployment duration, employment probability, job match quality, regression discontinuity

Benefit Duration, Unemployment Duration and Job Match Quality: A Regression-Discontinuity Approach

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 967
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Apr 2010
University of Potsdam, University of Luxembourg and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 73 (595,401)
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Unemployment Benefits, Unemployment Duration, Employment Probability, Job Match Quality, Regression Discontinuity

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Macroeconometric Evaluation of Active Labour Market Policies in Germany - a Dynamic Panel Approach Using Regional Data

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Nov 2002
University of Frankfurt, Institute for Employment Research (IAB), University of Potsdam and University of Frankfurt - Economics and Business Administration Area
Downloads 175 (313,242)

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Evaluation, Active Labour Market Policy, Dynamic Panel Data Model

Marginal Employment, Unemployment Duration and Job Match Quality

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1222
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Jul 2012
Marco Caliendo, Steffen Kuenn and Arne Uhlendorff
University of Potsdam, affiliation not provided to SSRN and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 104 (474,803)
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marginal employment, unemployment duration, job search, employment stability, timing of events model

Marginal Employment, Unemployment Duration and Job Match Quality

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6499
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Apr 2012
Marco Caliendo, Steffen Künn and Arne Uhlendorff
University of Potsdam, University of Potsdam and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 68 (619,744)
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marginal employment, unemployment duration, job search, employment stability, timing of events model

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Turning Unemployment into Self-Employment: Effectiveness and Efficiency of Two Start-Up Programmes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2660
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Mar 2007
Hans J. Baumgartner and Marco Caliendo
DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research and University of Potsdam
Downloads 171 (319,627)
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start-up subsidies, evaluation, effectiveness, efficiency, self-employment

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Obesity and the Labor Market: A Fresh Look at the Weight Penalty

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7947
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Feb 2014
Marco Caliendo and Markus Gehrsitz
University of Potsdam and University of Strathclyde
Downloads 161 (336,685)
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obesity, wages, employment, semiparametric regression, gender differences

The Short-Run Employment Effects of the German Minimum Wage Reform

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11190
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Dec 2017
University of Potsdam, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Free University of Berlin (FUB), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and University of Potsdam
Downloads 89 (527,420)
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minimum wage, regional bite, employment effects

The Short-Run Employment Effects of the German Minimum Wage Reform

SOEPpaper No. 950
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Jan 2018
University of Potsdam, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Free University of Berlin (FUB), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and University of Potsdam
Downloads 66 (629,924)
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Minimum Wage, Regional Bite, Employment Effects

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The Cost Impact of Spam Filters: Measuring the Effect of Information System Technologies in Organizations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3755
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Oct 2008
University of Potsdam, University of Hamburg, University of Tuebingen - Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences and University of Cologne
Downloads 155 (347,546)

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propensity score matching, treatment effects, spam filter, spam

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'I Want to, But I Also Need to' - Start-Ups Resulting from Opportunity and Necessity

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 966
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Apr 2010
Marco Caliendo and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Downloads 143 (371,006)
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Entrepreneurship, Push and Pull Motives, Survival and Failure, Job Creation

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Skill Biased Technological and Organizational Change: Estimating a Mixed Simultaneous Equation Model Using the Iab Establishment Panel

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Oct 2002
Reinhard Hujer, Marco Caliendo and Dubravko Radic
University of Frankfurt, University of Potsdam and University of Frankfurt - Economics and Business Administration Area
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Mixed Simultaneous Equation Models, Labour Demand, Skilled Biased Technological and Organizational Change

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Income Support Systems, Labor Market Policies and Labor Supply: The German Experience

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4665
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Jan 2010
Marco Caliendo
University of Potsdam
Downloads 133 (392,645)

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unemployment, labor force participation, labor supply, benefit systems, public policy

Social Networks, Job Search Methods and Reservation Wages: Evidence for Germany

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1055
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Sep 2010
Marco Caliendo, Ricarda Schmidl and Arne Uhlendorff
University of Potsdam, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 85 (543,004)
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Job Search Behavior, Unemployment, Social Networks

Social Networks, Job Search Methods and Reservation Wages: Evidence for Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5165
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Sep 2010
Marco Caliendo, Ricarda Schmidl and Arne Uhlendorff
University of Potsdam, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 43 (771,953)
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job search behavior, unemployment, social networks

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Job Search, Locus of Control, and Internal Migration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9600
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Jan 2016
University of Potsdam, School of Economics, University of Sydney, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 121 (421,902)
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locus of control, internal migration, mobility, job search

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Locus of Control and Investment in Training

SOEPpaper No. 890, IZA Discussion Paper No. 10406
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Dec 2016
University of Potsdam, School of Economics, University of Sydney, University of Potsdam and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 119 (427,199)
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human capital investment, on-the-job training, locus of control, wage expectations

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The Gender Gap in Entrepreneurship: Not Just a Matter of Personality

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4803
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Jun 2014
University of Potsdam, University of Nevada, Reno, Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften and University of Potsdam
Downloads 109 (456,148)
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entrepreneurship, gender gap, personality, decomposition analysis

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"I Want to, But I Also Need to": Start-Ups Resulting from Opportunity and Necessity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4661
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Jan 2010
Marco Caliendo and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Downloads 106 (465,331)

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entrepreneurship, push and pull motives, survival and failure, job creation

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The Gender Wage Gap: Does a Gender Gap in Reservation Wages Play a Part?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8305
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Jul 2014
Marco Caliendo, Wang-Sheng Lee and Robert Mahlstedt
University of Potsdam, Monash University and IZA
Downloads 99 (487,960)

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wages, gender gap, reservation wages, discrimination

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New Evidence on the Effects of Job Creation Schemes in Germany - a Matching Approach with Threefold Heterogeneity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 750
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 May 2003 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Reinhard Hujer, Marco Caliendo and Stephan L. Thomsen
University of Frankfurt, University of Potsdam and Leibniz Universität Hannover - Institute of Economics
Downloads 96 (497,965)
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job creation schemes, multiple treatment, heterogeneity, matching, evaluation

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Drinking is Different! Examining the Role of Locus of Control for Alcohol Consumption

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13273
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 May 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Marco Caliendo and Juliane Hennecke
University of Potsdam and Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg
Downloads 94 (504,718)

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risk perception, health behavior, alcohol consumption, locus of control, social investment

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Mobility Assistance Programmes for Unemployed Workers, Job Search Behaviour and Labour Market Outcomes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11169
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 05 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Marco Caliendo, Steffen Künn and Robert Mahlstedt
University of Potsdam, University of Potsdam and IZA
Downloads 91 (515,236)

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labour market mobility, active labour market policy, job search, instrumental variable approach

Personality Traits and the Evaluation of Start-Up Subsidies

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5733
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Marco Caliendo, Steffen Künn and Martin Weißenberger
University of Potsdam, University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
Downloads 49 (730,040)
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start-up subsidies, evaluation, self-employment, personality, treatment effects

Personality Traits and the Evaluation of Start-Up Subsidies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9628
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 18 Jan 2016
Marco Caliendo, Steffen Künn and Martin Weißenberger
University of Potsdam, University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
Downloads 42 (779,264)
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start-up subsidies, evaluation, self-employment, personality, treatment effects

Start-Up Subsidies for the Unemployed: Long-Term Evidence and Effect Heterogeneity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4790
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Marco Caliendo and Steffen Künn
University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
Downloads 48 (736,715)
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start-up subsidies, self-employment, evaluation, long-term effects, effect heterogeneity

Start-Up Subsidies for the Unemployed: Long-Term Evidence and Effect Heterogeneity

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 985
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Jul 2010
Marco Caliendo and Steffen Kuenn
University of Potsdam and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 39 (802,333)
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Start-up subsidies, self-employment, evaluation, long-term effects, effect heterogeneity

Getting Back into the Labor Market: The Effects of Start-Up Subsidies for Unemployed Females

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1260
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Dec 2012
Marco Caliendo and Steffen Künn
University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
Downloads 44 (764,621)
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start-up subsidies, evaluation, long-term effects, female labor-force participation, fertility

Getting Back into the Labor Market: The Effects of Start-Up Subsidies for Unemployed Females

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6830
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
Marco Caliendo and Steffen Künn
University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
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start-up subsidies, evaluation, long-term effects, female labor force participation, fertility

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'Making Work Pay' in a Rationed Labor Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2033
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Mar 2006
IZA Institute of Labor EconomicsUniversity College Dublin (UCD), University of Potsdam, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research and KU Leuven
Downloads 86 (533,690)
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tax-benefit systems, microsimulation, household labor supply, multinomial

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What Makes an Employer?

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1829 (2019)
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Nov 2019
Marco Caliendo, Frank M. Fossen and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam, University of Nevada, Reno and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
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employer, entrepreneurship, business venturing, recruitment, firm growth, employment growth, personality

What Makes an Employer?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12742
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2022
Marco Caliendo, Frank M. Fossen and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam, University of Nevada, Reno and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
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firm growth, recruitment, business venturing, entrepreneurship, employment growth, employer, personality

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The Return to Labor Market Mobility: An Evaluation of Relocation Assistance for the Unemployed

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9183
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Marco Caliendo, Steffen Künn and Robert Mahlstedt
University of Potsdam, University of Potsdam and IZA
Downloads 82 (549,222)
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evaluation, active labor market policy, labor market mobility, Instrumental variable approach

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Self-Employment Dynamics, State Dependence and Cross-Mobility Patterns

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3900
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Dec 2008
Marco Caliendo and Arne Uhlendorff
University of Potsdam and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
Downloads 78 (565,531)
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self-employment, state dependence, labor market dynamics, unemployment

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The Impact of Income Taxation on the Ratio Between Reservation and Market Wages and the Incentives for Labour Supply

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2599
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Mar 2007
Marco Caliendo, Ludovica Gambaro and Peter Haan
University of Potsdam, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research
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reservation,market wage ratio, income taxation, labour supply, microsimulation

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Risk Preferences and Training Investments

Life Course Centre Working Paper No. 2020-26
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Nov 2020
University of Potsdam, School of Economics, University of Sydney, University of Potsdam and National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) - Center for Research in Economics and Statistics (CREST)
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Human Capital Investment, Work-related Training, Risk Preferences

Risk Preferences and Training Investments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13828
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
University of Potsdam, School of Economics, University of Sydney, University of Potsdam and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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human capital investment, work-related training, risk preferences

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Start-Ups by the Unemployed: Characteristics, Survival and Direct Employment Effects

IZA Working Paper No. 3220
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 May 2008
Marco Caliendo and Alexander Kritikos
University of Potsdam and Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften
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start-up subsidies, self-employment, unemployment, direct employment effects, survival

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Evaluating the German Mini-Job Reform Using a True Natural Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2041
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Mar 2006
Marco Caliendo and Katharina Wrohlich
University of Potsdam and DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 76 (574,128)
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evaluation, natural experiment, difference-in-differences, marginal employment

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Did the Minimum Wage Reduce the Gender Wage Gap in Germany?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14926
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 May 2022 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2023
Marco Caliendo and Linda Wittbrodt
University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
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minimum wage, gender wage gap, regional bite

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Locus of Control and the Preference for Agency

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16061
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Apr 2023
University of Potsdam, School of Economics, University of Sydney, The University of Sydney and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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locus of control, preference for agency, decision-making, beliefs, optimism, confidence, illusion of control

51.

Youth Unemployment and Active Labor Market Policies in Europe

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9488
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Marco Caliendo and Ricarda Schmidl
University of Potsdam and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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active labor market policies, youth unemployment, training, evaluation, job search

52.

Regional Effect Heterogeneity of Start-Up Subsidies for the Unemployed

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7460
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Marco Caliendo and Steffen Künn
University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
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regional effects, effect heterogeneity, evaluation, start-up subsidies, self-employment

Pandemic Depression: Covid-19 and the Mental Health of the Self-Employed

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15260
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 29 Apr 2023
University of Potsdam, DIW Berlin, Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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self-employment, PHQ-4 score, representative longitudinal survey data, mental health, resilience, gender, COVID-19

Pandemic Depression: COVID-19 and the Mental Health of the Self-Employed

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 2002
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 31 May 2022
University of Potsdam, DIW Berlin, Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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Self-employment, COVID-19, mental health, gender, representative

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Alte Idee, Neues Programm: Der Gründungszuschuss Als Nachfolger Von Überbrückungsgeld Und Ich-Ag

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6035
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Oct 2011
University of Potsdam, University of Potsdam - Economics and Social Sciences, University of Potsdam and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
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Gründungszuschuss, aktive Arbeitsmarktpolitik, Existenzgründungszuschuss, Überbrückungsgeld, Evaluation arbeitsmarktpolitischer Maßnahmen

55.

Entrepreneurial Persistence Beyond Survival: Measurement and Determinants

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12607
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Sep 2019
University of Potsdam, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena and University of Potsdam
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entrepreneurship, start-ups, persistence, survival

56.

Side Effects of Labor Market Policies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13846
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 20 May 2023
University of Potsdam, IZA, University of Groningen and Uppsala University
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unemployment, health, sickness, prescriptions, mental health, drugs, training, depression, cardiovascular disease, sanctions

The Threat Effect of Participation in Active Labor Market Programs on Job Search Behavior of Migrants in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5485
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
University of Bristol - Department of Economics, University of Potsdam, University of Groningen and Global Labor Organization (GLO)
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immigrants, policy evaluation, reservation wage, search effort, expectations, unemployment duration, program evaluation, active labor market policy

The Threat Effect of Participation in Active Labor Market Programs on Job Search Behavior of Migrants in Germany

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8295
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
University of Bristol - Department of Economics, University of Potsdam, University of Groningen and Global Labor Organization (GLO)
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active labor market policy, expectations, immigrants, policy evaluation, program evaluation, reservation wage, search effort, unemployment duration

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Managers' Risk Preferences and Firm Training Investments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15043
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 May 2022 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2022
University of Potsdam, School of Economics, University of Sydney, Bundesinstitut für Berufsbildung (BIBB), IZA Institute of Labor Economics and IZA
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risk attitudes, employee training, manager decisions, human capital investments

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Start-Up Subsidies in East Germany: Finally, a Policy that Works?

IZA Working Paper No. 3360
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 May 2008
Marco Caliendo
University of Potsdam
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East Germany, effectiveness, evaluation, start-up subsidies, self-employment

60.

Identifying Effect Heterogeneity to Improve the Effiency of Job Creation Schemes in Germany?

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 05-021
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2018
Marco Caliendo, Reinhard Hujer and Stephan L. Thomsen
University of Potsdam, University of Frankfurt and Leibniz Universität Hannover - Institute of Economics
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Evaluation, active labour market policy, targeting, efficient allocation, effect heterogeneity

61.

Earnings Exemptions for Unemployed Workers: The Relationship between Marginal Employment, Unemployment Duration and Job Quality

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10177
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Sep 2016
Marco Caliendo, Steffen Künn and Arne Uhlendorff
University of Potsdam, University of Potsdam and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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marginal employment, mini-job, unemployment duration, job search, employment stability, multivariate duration models

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The German Labor Market after the Great Recession: Successful Reforms and Future Challenges

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6810
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Marco Caliendo and Jens Hogenacker
University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam - Economics and Social Sciences
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labor force participation, labor supply, benefit systems, unemployment, public policy

63.

Fat Chance! Obesity and the Transition from Unemployment to Employment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5795
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Jun 2011
Marco Caliendo and Wang-Sheng Lee
University of Potsdam and Monash University
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obesity, discrimination, employment, labor demand

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Home-Ownership, Unemployed's Job Search Behavior and Post-Unemployment Outcomes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8972
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Apr 2015
Marco Caliendo, Anne C. Gielen and Robert Mahlstedt
University of Potsdam, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and IZA
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job search behavior, home-ownership, search effort, reservation wage, unemployment duration

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The IZA Evaluation Dataset: Towards Evidence-Based Labor Policy-Making

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5400
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Jan 2011
University of Potsdam, University of Bonn - Economic Science Area, IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University of Groningen and Global Labor Organization (GLO)
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evaluation, labor market policies, survey and administrative data, attitudes, behavior, skills

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The Effect of Active Labor Market Programs on Not-Yet Treated Unemployed Individuals

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3825
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Nov 2008
University of Groningen, University of Bristol - Department of Economics and University of Potsdam
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program evaluation, unemployment duration, expectations, search effort, reservation wage, policy evaluation, active labor market policy, identification

67.

The Intended and Unintended Effects of Promoting Labor Market Mobility

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15011
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 May 2022 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2022
Marco Caliendo, Steffen Künn and Robert Mahlstedt
University of Potsdam, University of Potsdam and IZA
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unintended consequence, labor market mobility, active labor market policy, job search, search frictions

The Influence of Start-Up Motivation on Entrepreneurial Performance

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15793
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Dec 2022 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2023
Marco Caliendo, Alexander Kritikos and Claudia Stier
University of Potsdam, Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften and University of Potsdam
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job creation, survival, start-up motivation, push and pull theories, entrepreneurship, firm growth, innovation

The Influence of Start-up Motivation on Entrepreneurial Performance

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 2029
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Dec 2022
Marco Caliendo, Alexander Kritikos and Claudia Stier
University of Potsdam, Europa-Universitaet Viadrina - Fakultat fur Wirtschaftswissenschaften and University of Potsdam
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Entrepreneurship, Push and Pull Theories, Start-up Motivation, Survival, Job Creation, Firm Growth, Innovation

69.

Subsidized Start-Ups Out of Unemployment: A Comparison to Regular Business Start-Ups

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8817
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Feb 2015
University of Potsdam, University of Potsdam - Economics and Social Sciences, University of Potsdam and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
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innovation, deadweight effects, entrepreneurship, start-up subsidies, evaluation

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The Post-Reform Effectiveness of the New German Start-Up Subsidy for the Unemployed

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11055
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
Lutz Bellmann, Marco Caliendo and Stefan Tübbicke
Institute for Employment Research (IAB), University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
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start-up subsidies, policy reform, matching, effect heterogeneity

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Catching Up or Lagging Behind? The Long-Term Business and Innovation Potential of Subsidized Start-Ups Out of Unemployment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12690
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Oct 2019
Marco Caliendo, Steffen Künn and Martin Weissenberger
University of Potsdam, University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
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entrepreneurship, start-up subsidies, business growth, innovation, job creation

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The Iza Evaluation Dataset Survey: A Scientific Use File

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7971
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
University of Lausanne - Department of Economics (DEEP), University of Potsdam, University of Potsdam and Global Labor Organization (GLO)
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scientific use file, labor market policies, evaluation, migration, ethnicity, attitudes, survey data, behavior, skills

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Do Start-Up Subsidies for the Unemployed Affect Participants' Well-Being? A Rigorous Look at (Un-)Intended Consequences of Labor Market Policies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12755
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2022
Marco Caliendo and Stefan Tübbicke
University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
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counterfactual analysis, propensity score matching, start-up subsidies, well-being

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Divergent Thinking and Post-Launch Entrepreneurial Outcomes: Non-Linearities and the Moderating Role of Experience

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16443
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 13 Sep 2023
Marco Caliendo and Daniel Rodriguez
University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
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survival, entrepreneurial performance, divergent thinking, business expansion, innovation

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New Evidence on Long-Term Effects of Start-Up Subsidies: Matching Estimates and Their Robustness

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12261
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 May 2019
Marco Caliendo and Stefan Tübbicke
University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
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start-up subsidies, policy reform, matching, instrumental variables

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Design and Effectiveness of Start-Up Subsidies: Evidence from a Policy Reform in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14209
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Mar 2021
Marco Caliendo and Stefan Tübbicke
University of Potsdam and University of Potsdam
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