Till von Wachter

Columbia Business School - Economics Department

420 West 118th Street

New York, NY 10027

United States

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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The Short- and Long-Term Career Effects of Graduating in a Recession: Hysteresis and Heterogeneity in the Market for College Graduates

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3578
Number of pages: 117 Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Philip Oreopoulos, Till von Wachter and Andrew Heisz
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, Columbia Business School - Economics Department and Government of Canada - Analytical Studies Branch
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job search, hysteresis, college graduates, cost of recessions

The Short- and Long-Term Career Effects of Graduating in a Recession: Hysteresis and Heterogeneity in the Market for College Graduates

NBER Working Paper No. w12159
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 31 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2010
Philip Oreopoulos, Till von Wachter and Andrew Heisz
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, Columbia Business School - Economics Department and Government of Canada - Analytical Studies Branch
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The Short- and Long-Term Career Effects of Graduating in a Recession: Hysteresis and Heterogeneity in the Market for College Graduates

NBER Working Paper No. w12159
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 18 May 2006 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2010
Philip Oreopoulos, Till von Wachter and Andrew Heisz
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, Columbia Business School - Economics Department and Government of Canada - Analytical Studies Branch
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Employment and Productivity Growth in Service and Manufacturing Sectors in France, Germany and the Us

ECB Working Paper No. 50
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Dec 2002
Till von Wachter
Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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Service sectors; Labour Productivity; Unemployment; Catch-up Growth; Skill-Biased Technological Change

Mortality, Mass-Layoffs, and Career Outcomes: An Analysis Using Administrative Data

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2006-21
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Dec 2006
Daniel G. Sullivan and Till von Wachter
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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Job loss, displacement, mortality

Mortality, Mass-Layoffs, and Career Outcomes: An Analysis Using Administrative Data

NBER Working Paper No. w13626
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 29 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2010
Daniel G. Sullivan and Till von Wachter
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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In the Right Place at the Wrong Time: The Role of Firms and Luck in Young Workers' Careers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1348
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 14 Oct 2004
Till von Wachter and Stefan Bender
Columbia Business School - Economics Department and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
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job displacement, job search, initial assigment, adverse selection

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Estimating the 'True' Cost of Job Loss: Evidence Using Matched Data from California 1991-2000

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-09-14
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 06 Aug 2009
Columbia Business School - Economics Department, Bureau of Labor Statistics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Recessions and the Costs of Job Loss

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2011-009
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 07 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2015
Steven J. Davis and Till von Wachter
University of Chicago and Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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Zero Returns to Compulsory Schooling in Germany: Evidence and Interpretation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1645
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Jul 2005
Jörn-Steffen Pischke and Till von Wachter
London School of Economics and Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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human capital, returns to schooling, school leaving age, ability bias

Zero Returns to Compulsory Schooling in Germany: Evidence and Interpretation

NBER Working Paper No. w11414
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2010
Jörn-Steffen Pischke and Till von Wachter
London School of Economics and Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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Zero Returns to Compulsory Schooling in Germany: Evidence and Interpretation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5105
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Aug 2005
Jörn-Steffen Pischke and Till von Wachter
London School of Economics and Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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Human capital, returns to schooling, school leaving age, ability bias

The Effect of Economic Conditions on the Employment of Workers Nearing Retirement Age

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Nov 2008
Till von Wachter
Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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The Effect of Economic Conditions on the Employment of Workers Nearing Retirement Age

Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Till von Wachter
Columbia Business School - Economics Department

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Following Germany's Lead: Using International Monetary Linkages to Identify the Effect of Monetary Policy on the Economy

IMF Working Paper No. 05/86
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Mar 2006
Julian di Giovanni, Justin McCrary and Till von Wachter
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business, Columbia University - Law School and Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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Monetary policy, forward looking bias, instrumental variables

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Following Germany's Lead: Using International Monetary Linkages to Identify the Effect of Monetary Policy on the Economy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1495
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Feb 2005
Julian di Giovanni, Justin McCrary and Till von Wachter
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business, Columbia University - Law School and Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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monetary policy, forward looking bias, instrumental variables

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Recessions and the Cost of Job Loss

NBER Working Paper No. w17638
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 03 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2014
Steven J. Davis and Till von Wachter
University of Chicago and Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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Factors Determining Callbacks to Job Applications by the Unemployed: An Audit Study

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9465
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Nov 2015
Henry S. Farber, Dan Silverman and Till von Wachter
Princeton University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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audit study, unemployment duration, interim job, age discrimination

The Value of Working Conditions in the United States and Implications for the Structure of Wages

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11925
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 19 Nov 2018
Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, RAND Corporation, RAND Corporation, Columbia Business School - Economics Department and RAND Corporation - RAND Europe
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working conditions, wages, compensating differentials, stated preferences

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The Causal Effect of Unemployment Duration on Wages: Evidence from Unemployment Insurance Extensions

NBER Working Paper No. w19772
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Dec 2013
Johannes F. Schmieder, Till von Wachter and Stefan Bender
Boston University - Department of Economics, Columbia Business School - Economics Department and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
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The Causal Effect of Unemployment Duration on Wages: Evidence from Unemployment Insurance Extensions

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8700
Posted: 30 Dec 2014
Johannes F. Schmieder, Till von Wachter and Stefan Bender
Boston University - Department of Economics, Columbia Business School - Economics Department and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
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long-term unemployment, wage losses, unemployment insurance

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The Effects of Extended Unemployment Insurance Over the Business Cycle: Evidence from Regression Discontinuity Estimates Over Twenty Years

NBER Working Paper No. w17813
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Feb 2012
Johannes F. Schmieder, Till von Wachter and Stefan Bender
Boston University - Department of Economics, Columbia Business School - Economics Department and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
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Unemployment Insurance and Disability Insurance in the Great Recession

NBER Working Paper No. w19672
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 Nov 2013
Andreas I. Mueller, Jesse Rothstein and Till von Wachter
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley, The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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The Long-Term Effects of Unemployment Insurance Extensions on Employment

NBER Working Paper No. w17814
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Feb 2012
Johannes F. Schmieder, Till von Wachter and Stefan Bender
Boston University - Department of Economics, Columbia Business School - Economics Department and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
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Unlucky Cohorts: Estimating the Long-Term Effects of Entering the Labor Market in a Recession in Large Cross-Sectional Data Sets

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11926
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 19 Nov 2018
Hannes Schwandt and Till von Wachter
Princeton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing and Columbia Business School - Economics Department
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job market entry, recessions, unemployment, long-term effects