Christian Pfeifer

Leuphana University of Lueneburg

Scharnhorststrasse 1

Lüneburg, 21335

Germany

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

The Impact of Participation in Sports on Educational Attainment: New Evidence from Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3160, SOEPpaper, No. 68
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Nov 2007
Thomas Cornelißen and Christian Pfeifer
University of Hannover and Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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allocation of time, education, human capital, sport

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Age and Gender Composition of the Workforce, Productivity and Profits: Evidence from a New Type of Data for German Enterprises

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6381
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Mar 2012
Christian Pfeifer and Joachim Wagner
Leuphana University of Lueneburg and University of Lueneburg - Institute of Economics
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ageing, firm performance, gender, productivity, profitability, Germany

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Physical Attractiveness, Employment, and Earnings

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5664
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 09 May 2011
Christian Pfeifer
Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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employment, beauty, attractiveness, wages

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Determinants of Promotions in an Internal Labour Market

Schmalenbach Business Review, Vol. 62, pp. 342-358, October 2010
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 25 Nov 2010
Christian Pfeifer
Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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Efficient Allocation, Internal Labour Markets, Promotions, Tournament Theory

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Risk Aversion and Sorting into Public Sector Employment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3503
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Jun 2008
Christian Pfeifer
Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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public sector, risk aversion, sorting, wage differentials

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A Note on Risk Aversion and Labour Market Outcomes: Further Evidence from German Survey Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3523
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Jun 2008
Christian Pfeifer
Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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employment, job search, human capital, risk aversion, wages

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Effects of Training on Employee Suggestions and Promotions in an Internal Labor Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5671
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 May 2011
Leuphana University of Lueneburg, University of Zurich, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Zurich - Institute for Business Administration
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productivity, insider econometrics, human capital, promotions, training

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Analysing the Gender Wage Gap Using Personnel Records of a Large German Company

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3533
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 16 Jun 2008
Christian Pfeifer and Tatjana Sohr
Leuphana University of Lueneburg and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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absenteeism, gender, personnel data, statistical discrimination, wage differentials

Base Salaries, Bonus Payments, and Work Absence Among Managers in a German Company

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7088
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Jan 2013
Christian Pfeifer
Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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absenteeism, bonus, effort, incentives, insider econometrics, wages

Base Salaries, Bonus Payments, and Work Absence Among Managers in a German Company

Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 61, Issue 5, pp. 523-536, 2014
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Oct 2014
Christian Pfeifer
Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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Age and Gender Effects of Workforce Composition on Productivity and Profits: Evidence from a New Type of Data for German Enterprises

Contemporary Economics, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 25-46, 2014
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 May 2014
Christian Pfeifer and Joachim Wagner
Leuphana University of Lueneburg and University of Lueneburg - Institute of Economics
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ageing, firm performance, gender, productivity, profitability, Germany

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Effects of Training on Employee Suggestions and Promotions: Evidence from Personnel Records

Schmalenbach Business Review, Vol. 65, July 2013, pp. 270-287
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Oct 2013
Leuphana University of Lueneburg, University of Zurich, Leibniz Universität Hannover and University of Zurich - Institute for Business Administration
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Human capital, Insider econometrics, Productivity, Promotions, Training

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Why Women Don't Ask: Gender Differences in Fairness Perceptions of Own Wages and Subsequent Wage Growth

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11320
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Feb 2018
Christian Pfeifer and Gesine Stephan
Leuphana University of Lueneburg and Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
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gender differences, fairness, social norms, wages, wage growth

13.

The Heterogeneous Economic Consequences of Works Council Relations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5672
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 May 2011
Christian Pfeifer
Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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industrial relations, firm performance, codetermination, works councils

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Is Innovative Firm Behavior Correlated with Age and Gender Composition of the Workforce? Evidence from a New Type of Data for German Enterprises

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7050
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 15 Dec 2012
Christian Pfeifer and Joachim Wagner
Leuphana University of Lueneburg and University of Lueneburg - Institute of Economics
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ageing, firm performance, gender, Germany, innovation, R&D

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Life Satisfaction in Germany after Reunification: Additional Insights on the Pattern of Convergence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9055
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 May 2015
Christian Pfeifer and Inna Petrunyk
Leuphana University of Lueneburg and Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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Germany, happiness, life satisfaction, reunification, trends

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Explaining Age and Gender Differences in Employment Rates: A Labor Supply Side Perspective

SOEPpaper No. 449
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 18 Aug 2012
Stephan Humpert and Christian Pfeifer
Leuphana University of Lueneburg and Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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Age, Family gap, Gender, Job search, Labor supply, Reservation wages

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Unfair Wage Perceptions and Sleep: Evidence from German Survey Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9317
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Sep 2015
Christian Pfeifer
Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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fairness, health, income, sleep quantity, sleep quality, wage, working hours

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Shortening the Potential Duration of Unemployment Benefits and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11300
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Feb 2018
Inna Petrunyk and Christian Pfeifer
Leuphana University of Lueneburg and Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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policy evaluation, labor market reform, unemployment insurance, difference-in-differences

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Analysing the Gender Wage Gap (GWG) Using Personnel Records

LABOUR, Vol. 23, Issue 2, pp. 257-282, June 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 May 2009
Christian Pfeifer and Tatjana Sohr
Leuphana University of Lueneburg and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Fixed-Term Contracts and Employment Adjustment: An Empirical Test of the Coreperiphery Hypothesis Using German Establishment Data

Economic Record, Vol. 85, Issue 268, pp. 92-107, March 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Apr 2009
Christian Pfeifer
Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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An Empirical Note on Commuting Distance and Sleep During Workweek and Weekend

Bulletin of Economic Research, Vol. 70, Issue 1, pp. 97-102, 2018
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Jan 2018
Christian Pfeifer
Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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commuting, health, sleep, time allocation

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‘Have You Felt Angry Lately?’: A Note on Unfair Wage Perceptions and the Negative Emotion of Anger

Bulletin of Economic Research, Vol. 69, Issue 2, pp. 124-137, 2017
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Apr 2017
Christian Pfeifer
Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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anger, emotions, fairness, wage

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The Gender Composition of Establishments' Workforces and Gender Gaps in Wages and Leadership Positions

The Manchester School, Vol. 82, pp. 69-81, 2014
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 30 Dec 2014
Christian Pfeifer
Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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Non‐Linear Effects of Comparison Income in Quit Decisions: Status versus Signal

LABOUR, Vol. 26, Issue 3, pp. 356-368, 2012
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 17 Aug 2012
Christian Pfeifer and Stefan Schneck
Leuphana University of Lueneburg and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Relative Wage Positions and Quit Behavior: Evidence from Linked Employer-Employee Data

Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 65, No. 1, 2012
Posted: 20 Feb 2012
Christian Pfeifer and Stefan Schneck
Leuphana University of Lueneburg and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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comparison income, mobility, signal, status, wages