Stijn Baert

Ghent University

Postdoctoral researcher

University of Antwerp

Guestprofessor

Prinsstraat 13

Antwerp, 2000

Belgium

http://https://www.uantwerpen.be/nl/personeel/stijn-baert/

Catholic University of Louvain (UCL)

Research Associate

Place Montesquieu, 3

Louvain-la-Neuve, 1348

Belgium

http://https://www.uclouvain.be/en-309318.html

Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)

Research Fellow

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

http://www.iza.org/en/webcontent/personnel/photos/index_html?key=6832

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Scholarly Papers (81)

1.

The Covid-19 Crisis and Telework: A Research Survey on Experiences, Expectations and Hopes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13229
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 May 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
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career, telework, videoconferencing, COVID-19

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How Do We Think the Covid-19 Crisis Will Affect Our Careers (If Any Remain)?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13164
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 2,351 (11,362)
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careers, employment, career aspirations, COVID-19

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Mister Sandman, Bring Me Good Marks! On the Relationship between Sleep Quality and Academic Achievement

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8232
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUBrussel) and Ghent University
Downloads 1,991 (14,824)
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economics of sleep, economics of health, economics of education, academic achievement, sleep quality

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Education Level and Mating Success: Undercover on Tinder

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11933
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Brecht Neyt, Sarah Vandenbulcke and Stijn Baert
Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 469 (110,714)

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assortative mating, mating success, returns to education, dating apps, Tinder

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Smartphone Use and Academic Performance: A Literature Review

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12723
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Simon Amez and Stijn Baert
Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 449 (116,631)
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literature review, academic performance, smartphone addiction, smartphone use, causality

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Smartphone Use and Academic Performance: Correlation or Causal Relationship?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11455
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 May 2018 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics, Ghent University, Ghent University, University of Antwerp, Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 405 (131,476)
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causality, academic performance, smartphone use

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Is Labour Market Discrimination Against Ethnic Minorities Better Explained by Taste or Statistics? A Systematic Review of the Empirical Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13523
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 29 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and Erasmus University Rotterdam
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ethnicity, statistical discrimination, taste-based discrimination, race, labour market, systematic review

Do Employers Discriminate Less if Vacancies are Difficult to Fill? Evidence from a Field Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4093
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Feb 2013
Ghent University, Ghent University - Department of Economics, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 254 (214,943)
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hiring discrimination, ethnic discrimination, labour market tightness, field experiments

Do Employers Discriminate Less If Vacancies are Difficult to Fill? Evidence from a Field Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7145
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University - Department of Economics, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 114 (432,028)
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labour market tightness, ethnic discrimination, field experiments, hiring discrimination

Do Employers Discriminate Less If Vacancies are Difficult to Fill? Evidence from a Field Experiment

IZA DP No. 7145
Posted: 24 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2013
Ghent University, Ghent University - Department of Economics, Ghent University and Ghent University

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hiring discrimination, ethnic discrimination, labour market tightness, field experiments

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Do They Find You on Facebook? Facebook Profile Picture and Hiring Chances

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9584
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert
Ghent University
Downloads 286 (191,674)
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personality, Internet, Facebook, screening, hiring, attractiveness

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Student Internships and Employment Opportunities after Graduation: A Field Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12183
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 May 2019 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, University of Hamburg - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Social Sciences, KU Leuven and Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUBrussel)
Downloads 263 (208,677)
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field experiment, internship, hiring, human capital, signalling

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Hiring Discrimination: An Overview of (Almost) All Correspondence Experiments Since 2005

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10738
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 May 2017 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert
Ghent University
Downloads 213 (255,836)
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correspondence experiments, correspondence tests, discrimination, field experiments, hiring

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Does Student Work Really Affect Educational Outcomes? A Review of the Literature

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11023
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUBrussel) and Ghent University
Downloads 205 (265,105)
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self-selection, education, student employment, review

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Costly Mistakes: Why and When Spelling Errors in Resumes Jeopardise Interview Chances

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14614
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Aug 2021
Ghent University, KU Leuven, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 175 (305,359)
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Job Prestige and Mobile Dating Success: A Field Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12746
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Brecht Neyt, Stijn Baert and Jana Vynckier
Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 173 (308,454)
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online dating, job prestige, partner preferences, dating apps, Tinder

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Does Multitasking Affect Students' Academic Performance? Evidence from a Longitudinal Study

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14896
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 19 May 2022
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 171 (311,563)

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multitasking, academic performance, longitudinal data

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Student Work, Educational Achievement, and Later Employment: A Dynamic Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11127
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 May 2022 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUBrussel)
Downloads 156 (337,040)
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student employment, transitions in youth, education, dynamic treatment, labour

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Unemployment or Overeducation: Which is a Worse Signal to Employers?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8312
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert and Dieter Verhaest
Ghent University and Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUBrussel)
Downloads 155 (338,833)
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transitions in youth, overeducation signalling, unemployment signalling

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Diving in the Minds of Recruiters: What Triggers Gender Stereotypes in Hiring?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15261
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 19 May 2022
Hannah Van Borm and Stijn Baert
Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 151 (346,224)
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hiring, gender discrimination, stereotypes, race, motherhood

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Why is Unemployment Duration a Sorting Criterion in Hiring?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10876
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University - Department of Social Economics, KU Leuven, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), University of Oxford and Ghent University
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unemployment scarring, signalling theory, queuing theory, rational herding

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Disentangling the Attractiveness of Telework to Employees: A Factorial Survey Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15190
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 May 2022
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 147 (353,873)
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telework, job attractiveness, factorial survey experiment

Contracting Out Mandatory Counselling and Training for Long-Term Unemployed. Private For-Profit or Non-Profit, or Keep it Public?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5587
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Dec 2015
Bart Cockx and Stijn Baert
Ghent University - Department of Economics and Ghent University
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contracting out of employment services, non-profit versis profit, private provision of public services, timing-of-events, long-term unemployment

Contracting Out Mandatory Counselling and Training for Long-Term Unemployed: Private For-Profit or Non-Profit, or Keep it Public?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9459
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Nov 2015
Bart Cockx and Stijn Baert
Ghent University - Department of Economics and Ghent University
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contracting out of employment services, non-profit versus profit, private provision of public services, timing-of-events, long-term unemployment

Overeducation at the Start of the Career - Stepping Stone or Trap?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3825
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Jun 2012
Stijn Baert, Bart Cockx and Dieter Verhaest
Ghent University, Ghent University - Department of Economics and Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUBrussel)
Downloads 71 (590,289)
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overqualification, underemployment, school-to-work transitions, duration analysis, dynamic treatment

Overeducation at the Start of the Career: Stepping Stone or Trap?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6562
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 May 2012 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert, Bart Cockx and Dieter Verhaest
Ghent University, Ghent University - Department of Economics and Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUBrussel)
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overqualification, underemployment, school-to-work transitions, duration analysis, dynamic treatment

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The State of Hiring Discrimination: A Meta-Analysis of (Almost) All Recent Correspondence Experiments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14966
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 19 May 2022 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2023
Louis Lippens, Siel Vermeiren and Stijn Baert
Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 125 (401,519)

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meta-analysis, unequal treatment, hiring discrimination, correspondence experiment, audit study

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Home Advantage in European International Soccer: Which Dimension of Distance Matters?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12143
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 May 2019 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Nils van Damme and Stijn Baert
Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 123 (406,376)
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soccer, home advantage, cultural distance, UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League

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A Poisoned Gift? The Hireability Signals of an Income-Support Program for the Senior Unemployed

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16057
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 12 Apr 2023
Axana Dalle, Philippe Sterkens and Stijn Baert
Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 116 (427,243)

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hiring discrimination, signalling effect, income support, labour market program, vignettes

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Citation 5

Modeling the Effects of Grade Retention in High School

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5679
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Feb 2016
Stijn Baert, Bart Cockx and Matteo Picchio
Ghent University, Ghent University - Department of Economics and Polytechnic University of Marche
Downloads 61 (640,915)
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education, grade retention, track mobility, dynamic discrete choice models, heterogeneous treatment effects

Modeling the Effects of Grade Retention in High School

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9556
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert, Bart Cockx and Matteo Picchio
Ghent University, Ghent University - Department of Economics and Marche Polytechnic University - Department of Economic and Social Science
Downloads 55 (675,225)
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grade retention, track mobility, heterogeneous treatment effects, dynamic discrete choice models, education

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A Signal of Diligence? Student Work Experience and Later Employment Chances

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9170
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, KU Leuven and Ghent University
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student employment, randomised field experiments, transitions in youth, human capital, signaling

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Smartphone Use and Academic Performance: First Evidence from Longitudinal Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12862
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 115 (427,243)

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longitudinal data, academic performance, smartphone use, causality

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What Does Job Applicants' Body Art Signal to Employers?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16311
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Jul 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 101 (469,607)
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body art, obesity, stigma, personality, hiring, taste discrimination, statistical discrimination

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Hiring a Homosexual, Taking a Risk? A Lab Experiment on Employment Discrimination and Risk Aversion

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9536
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert
Ghent University
Downloads 100 (472,765)
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sexual orientation, statistical discrimination, scenario experiment, hiring discrimination, risk aversion

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Is Ethnic Discrimination Due to Distaste or Statistics?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8319
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert and Ann-Sophie De Pauw
Ghent University and Vlerick Business School
Downloads 100 (472,765)
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economics of ethnic minorities, hiring discrimination, taste discrimination, statistical discrimination

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Getting Grey Hairs in the Labour Market: An Alternative Experiment on Age Discrimination

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9289
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 99 (475,986)
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age discrimination, design of experiments, ageing, difference in post-educational years problem, hiring discrimination, field experiments

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I Won't Make the Same Mistake Again: Burnout History and Job Preferences

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15044
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 May 2022
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 98 (479,163)

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burnout, labour market, job search, job preference, factorial survey experiment

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Work Hard or Play Hard? Degree Class, Student Leadership and Employment Opportunities

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11971
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert and Dieter Verhaest
Ghent University and Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUBrussel)
Downloads 95 (489,152)
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hiring, extra-curricular activities, degree class, field experiment

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Younger and Dissatisfied? Relative Age and Life-Satisfaction in Adolescence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11990
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Luca Fumarco and Stijn Baert
STATEC and Ghent University
Downloads 95 (489,152)
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life-satisfaction, adolescents, Europe, education, relative age

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Homosexuality's Signalling Function in Job Candidate Screening: Why Gay is (Mostly) Ok

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15285
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 May 2022
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 94 (492,415)
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homosexuality, signalling, statistical discrimination, taste-based discrimination, hiring experiment

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As If it Weren't Hard Enough Already: Breaking Down Hiring Discrimination Following Burnout

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13514
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Erasmus University Rotterdam
Downloads 93 (495,862)

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statistical discrimination, burnout, hiring discrimination, taste-based discrimination

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The Impact of Internship Experience during Secondary Education on Schooling and Labour Market Outcomes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12778
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Nov 2019
Brecht Neyt, Dieter Verhaest and Stijn Baert
Ghent University, Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUBrussel) and Ghent University
Downloads 93 (495,862)

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internship, transitions in youth, education, labour

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Does it Pay to Care? Prosocial Engagement and Employment Opportunities

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9649
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert and Suncica Vujic
Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics
Downloads 91 (502,673)
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experiments, prosocial behaviour, labour market, volunteering, gender gaps, statistical discrimination, sorting

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What Does a Job Candidate's Age Signal to Employers?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12849
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Hannah Van Borm and Stijn Baert
Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 87 (517,109)
Citation 3

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age, statistical discrimination, hiring, stereotypes

Pure Ethnic Gaps in Educational Attainment and School to Work Transitions: When Do They Arise?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4162
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 Apr 2013
Stijn Baert and Bart Cockx
Ghent University and Ghent University - Department of Economics
Downloads 43 (753,574)
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dynamic discrete choice, dynamic selection bias, educational attainment, school-to-work transitions, ethnic minorities, discrimination

Pure Ethnic Gaps in Educational Attainment and School to Work Transitions: When Do They Arise?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7262
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert and Bart Cockx
Ghent University and Ghent University - Department of Economics
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ethnic minorities, school-to-work transitions, dynamic discrete choice, educational attainment, discrimination, dynamic selection bias

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Career Lesbians: Getting Hired for Not Having Kids?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7767
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert
Ghent University
Downloads 85 (524,630)
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motherhood, sexual orientation, labour market discrimination

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An Arab, an Asian, and a Black Guy Walk into a Job Interview: Ethnic Stigma in Hiring after Controlling for Social Class

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15707
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Nov 2022
Hannah Van Borm, Louis Lippens and Stijn Baert
Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 81 (539,987)

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hiring, ethnic discrimination, statistical discrimination, social class, stigma

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Deteriorated Sleep Quality Does Not Explain the Negative Impact of Smartphone Use on Academic Performance

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14547
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Jul 2021
Ghent University, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics, University of Antwerp and Ghent University
Downloads 80 (544,044)

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Nothing Really Matters: Evaluating Demand-Side Moderators of Age Discrimination in Hiring

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16672
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 19 Dec 2023
Axana Dalle, Louis Lippens and Stijn Baert
Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 76 (560,304)

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ageism, hiring discrimination, heterogeneity, literature review, field experiment, administrative data

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Twelve Eyes See More than Eight. Referee Bias and the Introduction of Additional Assistant Referees in Soccer

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12142
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 May 2019 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Olivier Verstraeten and Stijn Baert
Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 74 (568,953)

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UEFA Champions League, bivariate probit model, assistant referees, referee bias, Soccer, UEFA Europa League

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No Better Moment to Score a Goal than Just Before Half Time? A Soccer Myth Statistically Tested

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9980
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert and Simon Amez
Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 74 (568,953)
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fixed effects regression models, soccer, sports, goal scoring

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Immigrant Volunteering: A Way Out of Labour Market Discrimination?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9763
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert and Suncica Vujic
Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics
Downloads 69 (590,927)
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integration, volunteering, discrimination, immigrants, hiring

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Does Loneliness Lurk in Temp Work? Exploring the Associations between Temporary Employment, Loneliness at Work and Job Satisfaction

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12865
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 67 (600,272)
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job satisfaction, temporary work, loneliness at work

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Labour Market Discrimination Against Former Juvenile Delinquents: Evidence from a Field Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7845
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert and Elsy Verhofstadt
Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 63 (619,482)
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hiring discrimination, field experiments, juvenile delinquency, transitions in youth

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Why Making Promotion after a Burnout is Like Boiling the Ocean

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14502
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Jul 2021 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 62 (624,555)
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burnout, statistical discrimination, invisibility hypothesis, taste-based discrimination, promotion

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The Early Labour Market Effects of Generally and Vocationally Oriented Higher Education: Is There a Trade-Off?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9137
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Dieter Verhaest and Stijn Baert
Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUBrussel) and Ghent University
Downloads 61 (629,677)

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underemployment, vocational education, work placement, academisation, mismatch, overeducation

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Crowding Out in the Labour Market: Do Employers Lend a Hand?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9654
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUBrussel), Ghent University, KU Leuven, KU Leuven and Ghent University
Downloads 60 (634,783)
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underemployment, mismatch, youth labour market, hiring, recruitment, job competition, overqualification, field experiments

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Selecting Names for Experiments on Ethnic Discrimination

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15524
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 01 Sep 2022
Stijn Baert, Louis Lippens and Hannah Van Borm
Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 57 (650,904)

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ethnic discrimination, social class, experiments

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Do Employer Preferences Contribute to Sticky Floors?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8447
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Vlerick Business School and KU Leuven
Downloads 57 (650,904)
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sticky floors, gender discrimination, hiring discrimination, labour market transitions, European labour markets

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Better Sexy than Flexy? A Lab Experiment Assessing the Impact of Perceived Attractiveness and Personality Traits on Hiring Decisions

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7847
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert and Lynn Decuypere
Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 55 (661,885)
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hiring discrimination, economics of personality, economics of beauty, lab experiments

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The Impact of Dual Apprenticeship Programs on Early Labour Market Outcomes: A Dynamic Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12011
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Brecht Neyt, Dieter Verhaest and Stijn Baert
Ghent University, Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUBrussel) and Ghent University
Downloads 52 (678,956)
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dynamic selection, transitions in youth, vocational education, education, labour

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Wage Subsidies and Hiring Chances for the Disabled: Some Causal Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8318
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert
Ghent University
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wage subsidies, disability, labour market policy evaluation, discrimination

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Bye, Bye, Hotel Mama, Bye, Bye Good Grades? Living in a Student Room and Exam Results in Tertiary Education

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14534
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Jul 2021
Simon Amez and Stijn Baert
Ghent University and Ghent University
Downloads 51 (684,670)

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Native-Immigrant Gaps in Educational and School-to-Work Transitions in the Second Generation: The Role of Gender and Ethnicity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8752
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert, Frank Heiland and Sanders Korenman
Ghent University, Baruch College, CUNY Graduate Center, CUNY Institute for Demography and City University of New York (CUNY) - School of Public Affairs
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economic sociology, ethnic minorities, dynamic selection bias, educational attainment, gender differentials, school-to-work transitions

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Does Homeownership Lead to Longer Unemployment Spells? The Role of Mortgage Payments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7774
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert, Freddy Heylen and Daan Isebaert
Ghent University, Sherppa - Ghent University and Ghent University - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
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housing tenure, duration analysis, unemployment

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Player Dismissal and Full Time Results in the UEFA Champions League and Europa League

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11722
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Arne De Meyere, Ward Vanruymbeke and Stijn Baert
Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
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performance, player dismissal, red card, soccer, fixed effects regressions

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Labour Market Outcomes for Cancer Survivors: A Review of the Reviews

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12856
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Jan 2020
Adelina Sharipova and Stijn Baert
Ghent University and Ghent University
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labour market outcomes, employment, return to work, cancer survivorship, review of reviews, research overview

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Disclosing the 'Big C': What Does Cancer Survivorship Signal to Employers?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15349
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Jun 2022
Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
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hiring discrimination, cancer, depression, signalling

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What Do Student Jobs on Graduate Cvs Signal to Employers?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12431
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University - Department of Social Economics, KU Leuven, Ghent University, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
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hiring chances, signalling, student employment, vignette study

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Hiring Discrimination Against Pro-Union Applicants: The Role of Union Density and Firm Size

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8516
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert and Eddy Omey
Ghent University and Ghent University
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randomised field experiments, trade unions, union density, hiring discrimination

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What Does Someone's Gender Identity Signal to Employers?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13031
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
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risk aversion, scenario experiment, transgender men, fictitious hiring decisions, theories of discrimination, signalling

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First Depressed, then Discriminated Against?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8320
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University - Centre for Russian International Socio-Political and Economic Studies (CERISE) and Ghent University
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economics of health, hiring discrimination, field experiments, depression

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Mobile DNA and Sleep Quality

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14816
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 May 2022
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University - Department of Communication Sciences, Ghent University and Ghent University
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mobile DNA, smartphone use, smartphone use logging, fear-of-missing-out, gateway habits, sleep quality

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Relative Age Effect on European Adolescents' Social Network

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11972
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Luca Fumarco and Stijn Baert
STATEC and Ghent University
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social network, relative age, adolescents, education, Europe

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The Subsidy Trap: Explaining the Unsatisfactory Effectiveness of Hiring Subsidies for the Senior Unemployed

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16804
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Feb 2024
Axana Dalle, Elsy Verhofstadt and Stijn Baert
Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
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hiring discrimination, senior workers, labour market programmes, hiring subsidy, signalling effect, vignettes

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The Effectiveness of Medical and Vocational Interventions for Reducing Sick Leave of Self-Employed Workers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9692
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics and Center Applied Research, Tilburg University
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medical interventions, self-employment, sickness absenteeism, dynamic treatment effects

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The Signal of Applying for a Job Under a Vacancy Referral Scheme

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11577
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Ghent University - Department of Social Economics, KU Leuven, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), University of Oxford and Ghent University
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activation policies, job referral, signalling, policy evaluation, unemployment

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Does Relative Age Affect Speed and Quality of Transition from School to Work?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14977
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 May 2022
Masaryk University, Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
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school starting age, labour market transition, relative age

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So, Dear Applicant, Do You Mean Working from Home or Shirking from Home?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16560
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Nov 2023
Ghent University, Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
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telework, interview probability, factorial survey experiment

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Loss Aversion in Taste-Based Employee Discrimination: Evidence from a Choice Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14438
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Louis Lippens, Stijn Baert and Eva Derous
Ghent University, Ghent University and Erasmus University Rotterdam
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ethnicity, loss aversion, employee discrimination, taste-based discrimination

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A Signal of (Train)Ability? Grade Repetition and Hiring Chances

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13488
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert and Matteo Picchio
Ghent University and Polytechnic University of Marche
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queuing, training, grade retention, hiring youth, signalling

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Which Former Professional Football Players Become Successful Professional Head Coaches?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15024
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 May 2022 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2023
Matteo Balliauw, Marco Verheuge and Stijn Baert
University of Antwerp, Ghent University and Ghent University
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sports management, regression analysis, education, coaching, football

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How Do Recruiters Assess Applicants Who Express a Political Engagement?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16730
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Jan 2024
Eline Moens, Dyllis De Pessemier and Stijn Baert
Ghent University, Ghent University and Ghent University
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hiring discrimination, political preference, vignette experiment

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The Iceberg Decomposition: A Parsimonious Way to Map the Health of Labour Markets

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13512
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2023
Stijn Baert
Ghent University
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labour market policy, inactivity, unemployment, employment, labour market indicators

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Mens Sana in Corpore Sano! The Hiring Premium for Physical Versus Mental Exercise in Different Occupations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16658
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Dec 2023
Dieter Verhaest and Stijn Baert
Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUBrussel) and Ghent University
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sports, mental fitness, skills, employment, field experiments