Iris Kesternich

KU Leuven - Department of Economics

Assistant Professor

Leuven, B-3000

Belgium

Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics

Ludwigstrasse 28

Munich, D-80539

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (16)

The Effects of World War II on Economic and Health Outcomes Across Europe

RAND Working Paper Series WR-917
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jan 2012
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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The Effects of World War II on Economic and Health Outcomes Across Europe

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6296
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Feb 2012
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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health, war, SES

Who is Afraid of Political Risk? Multinational Firms and Their Choice of Capital Structure

Journal of International Economics, Vol. 82, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2010
Iris Kesternich and Monika Schnitzer
KU Leuven - Department of Economics and University of Munich - Department of Economics
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Multinational Firms, Political Risk, Capital Structure, Leverage, Ownership Structure, Foreign Affiliates

Who is Afraid of Political Risk? Multinational Firms and Their Choice of Capital Structure

Bundesbank Series 1 Discussion Paper No. 2009,02
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Jun 2016
Iris Kesternich and Monika Schnitzer
KU Leuven - Department of Economics and University of Munich - Department of Economics
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Multinational firms, political risk, capital structure, leverage, ownership structure, foreign affiliates

Who is Afraid of Political Risk? Multinational Firms and Their Choice of Capital Structure

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6468
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 May 2008
Iris Kesternich and Monika Schnitzer
KU Leuven - Department of Economics and University of Munich - Department of Economics
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capital structure, leverage, Multinational firms, ownership structure, political risk

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Exports Versus FDI Revisited: Does Finance Matter?

Bundesbank Series 1 Discussion Paper No. 2010,03
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Jun 2016
Deutsche Bundesbank, KU Leuven - Department of Economics, Deutsche Bundesbank and University of Munich - Department of Economics
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Multinational firms, exports versus FDI, financial constraints, heterogeneity, productivity

Exports Versus FDI Revisited: Does Finance Matter?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7839
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Deutsche Bundesbank, KU Leuven - Department of Economics, Deutsche Bundesbank and University of Munich - Department of Economics
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exports versus FDI, financial constraints, heterogeneity, multinational firms, productivity

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Financial Constraints and the Margins of FDI

Bundesbank Series 1 Discussion Paper No. 2009,29
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Jun 2016
Deutsche Bundesbank, KU Leuven - Department of Economics, Deutsche Bundesbank and University of Munich - Department of Economics
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Multinational firms, heterogeneity, productivity, financial constraints

Financial Constraints and the Margins of FDI

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7444
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Oct 2009
Deutsche Bundesbank, KU Leuven - Department of Economics, Deutsche Bundesbank and University of Munich - Department of Economics
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financial constraints, heterogeneity, multinational firms, productivity

Individual Behavior as a Pathway between Early-Life Shocks and Adult Health: Evidence from Hunger Episodes in Post-War Germany

RAND Working Paper Series WR-1015
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Sep 2013
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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Individual Behavior as a Pathway between Early-Life Shocks and Adult Health: Evidence from Hunger Episodes in Post-War Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7713
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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war, health, income

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Us and Them: Distributional Preferences in Small and Large Groups

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4657
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 13 Mar 2014
KU Leuven - Faculty of Business and Economics (FEB), KU Leuven - Department of Economics, Goethe University Frankfurt and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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social preferences, distribution games, concentrated benefits and dispersed costs

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Early-Life Circumstances Predict Measures of Trust Among Adults: Evidence from Hunger Episodes in Post-War Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6093
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Nov 2016
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU), KU Leuven - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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trust, endogenous preferences, hunger, war

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Historic Sex-Ratio Imbalances Predict Female Participation in the Political Market

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 Jan 2017
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, KU Leuven - Department of Economics, University of St. Gallen and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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female labor market participation, gender stereotypes, occupational choice

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Reservation Wages and Labor Supply

CentER Discussion Paper Nr. 2018-054
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 03 Jan 2019
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, KU Leuven, University of Mannheim - Department of Economics and KU Leuven
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Reservation Wage, Labor Supply, Search, Validation of Survey Measures

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Unbalanced Sex Ratios in Germany Caused by World War II and Their Effect on Fertility: A Life Cycle Perspective

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2018-032
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Sep 2018
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and University of St. Gallen
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Sex ratio, Fertility, Marriage, Life Cycle, World War II

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Reciprocity and the Interaction between the Unemployed and the Caseworker

CESifo Working Paper No. 7947
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Nov 2019
University of Bristol, Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB), KU Leuven - Department of Economics and Tilburg University
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behavioral response, active labor market policy, monitoring, welfare, job search

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Reciprocity and the Interaction between the Unemployed and the Caseworker

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12835
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Dec 2019
VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics, KU Leuven - Department of Economics, Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB) and University of Mannheim - Department of Economics
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behavioral response, active labor market policy, monitoring, welfare, job search

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Market Size and Competition: A 'Hump-Shaped' Result

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14009
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Oct 2019
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, KU Leuven - Department of Economics, KU Leuven and K.U.Leuven
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Competition, Entry Threshold Ratio, Market entry, market size

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Entry Decisions and Asymmetric Competition between Non-Profit and For-Profit Homes in the Long-Term Care Market

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14005
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 06 May 2020
Iris Grant, Iris Kesternich and Johannes Van Biesebroeck
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, KU Leuven - Department of Economics and K.U.Leuven
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Competition, For-profit, Long-term care, non-profit

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Individual Behaviour as a Pathway between Early‐Life Shocks and Adult Health: Evidence from Hunger Episodes in Post‐War Germany

Feature Issue, Vol. 125, Issue 588, pp. F372-F393, 2015
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Nov 2015
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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On the Use of Information in Oligopolistic Insurance Markets

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 81, Issue 1, pp. 159-175, 2014
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Feb 2014
Iris Kesternich and Heiner Schumacher
KU Leuven - Department of Economics and KU Leuven - Faculty of Business and Economics (FEB)
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