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Research Output 2002 2019

  • 42 Article
  • 9 Chapter (Book)
  • 1 Comment / Debate
  • 1 Review Article
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2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

Consequences of forced migration: a survey of recent findings

Becker, S. O. & Ferrara, A., Aug 2019, In : Labour Economics. 59, p. 1-16 16 p.

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Discrimination in hiring based on potential and realized fertility: evidence from a large-scale field experiment

Becker, S. O., Fernandes, A. & Weichselbaumer, D., Aug 2019, In : Labour Economics. 59, p. 139-152 14 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Religion, division of labor, and conflict: anti-semitism in Germany over 600 years

Becker, S. O. & Pascali, L., 2019, In : American Economic Review. 109, 5, p. 1764-1804 41 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Who voted for Brexit? Individual and regional data combined

Alabrese, E., Becker, S. O., Fetzer, T. & Novy, D., Jan 2019, In : European Journal of Political Economy. 56, p. 132-150 19 p.

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2018
13 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of EU Regional Policy: 1989-2013

Becker, S. O., Egger, P. H. & von Ehrlich, M., Mar 2018, In : Regional Science and Urban Economics. 69, p. 143-152 10 p.

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Social cohesion, religious beliefs, and the effect of Protestantism on suicide

Becker, S. O. & Woessmann, L., Jul 2018, In : Review of Economics and Statistics. 100, 3, p. 377-391 15 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Welche Abstimmungsmuster liegen dem Brexit- Referendum zugrunde?

Translated title of the contribution: What were the determining voting patterns of the brexit referendum?Becker, S. O., Fetzer, T. & Novy, D., Apr 2018, In : Wirtschaftsdienst. 98, S1, p. 41-45 5 p., 2275.

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2017
7 Citations (Scopus)

Education and religious participation: city-level evidence from Germany’s secularization period 1890–1930

Becker, S. O., Nagler, M. & Woessmann, L., Sep 2017, In : Journal of Economic Growth. 22, 3, p. 273-311 39 p.

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45 Citations (Scopus)

Who voted for Brexit? A comprehensive district-level analysis

Becker, S. O., Fetzer, T. & Novy, D., Oct 2017, In : Economic Policy. 32, 92, p. 601-651 51 p.

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2016
19 Citations (Scopus)

Causes and consequences of the Protestant Reformation

Becker, S. O., Pfaff, S. & Rubin, J., Oct 2016, In : Explorations in Economic History. 62, p. 1-25 25 p.

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70 Citations (Scopus)

The Empire is dead, long live the Empire! Long-run persistence of trust and corruption in the bureaucracy

Becker, S. O., Boeckh, K., Hainz, C. & Woessmann, L., Feb 2016, In : The Economic Journal. 126, 590, p. 40-74 35 p.

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2015
10 Citations (Scopus)

Trade and tasks: an exploration over three decades in Germany

Becker, S. O. & Muendler, M. A., Oct 2015, In : Economic Policy. 30, 84, p. 589-641 53 p.

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2014
16 Citations (Scopus)

iPEHD - The ifo Prussian Economic History Database

Becker, S. O., Cinnirella, F., Hornung, E. & Woessmann, L., 3 Apr 2014, In : Historical Methods. 47, 2, p. 57-66 10 p.

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2013
77 Citations (Scopus)

Absorptive capacity and the growth and investment effects of regional transfers: a regression discontinuity design with heterogeneous treatment effects

Becker, B. S. O., Egger, P. H. & Ehrlich, M. V., Nov 2013, In : American Economic Journal: Economic Policy. 5, 4, p. 29-77 49 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

A gift is not always a gift: heterogeneity and long-term effects in a gift exchange experiment

Becker, S. O., Messer, D. & Wolter, S. C., Apr 2013, In : Economica. 80, 318, p. 345-371 27 p.

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109 Citations (Scopus)

Endogenous product versus process innovation and a firm's propensity to export

Becker, S. O. & Egger, P. H., Feb 2013, In : Empirical Economics. 44, 1, p. 329-354 26 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)

Not the opium of the people: income and secularization in a panel of prussian counties

Becker, S. O. & Woessmann, L., May 2013, In : American Economic Review. 103, 3, p. 539-544 6 p.

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62 Citations (Scopus)

Offshoring and the onshore composition of tasks and skills

Becker, S. O., Ekholm, K. & Muendler, M. A., May 2013, In : Journal of International Economics. 90, 1, p. 91-106 16 p.

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2012
22 Citations (Scopus)

How low business tax rates attract MNE activity: municipality-level evidence from Germany

Becker, S. O., Egger, P. H. & Merlo, V., Oct 2012, In : Journal of Public Economics. 96, 9-10, p. 698-711 14 p.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of investment in children's education on fertility in 1816 Prussia

Becker, S. O., Cinnirella, F. & Woessmann, L., Jan 2012, In : Cliometrica. 6, 1, p. 29-44 16 p.

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79 Citations (Scopus)

Too much of a good thing? On the growth effects of the EU's regional policy

Becker, S. O., Egger, P. H. & Von Ehrlich, M., May 2012, In : European Economic Review. 56, 4, p. 648-668 21 p.

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2011
51 Citations (Scopus)

Education and catch-up in the industrial revolution

Becker, S. O., Hornung, E. & Woessmann, L., Jul 2011, In : American Economic Journal. Macroeconomics. 3, 3, p. 92-126 35 p.

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2010
2 Citations (Scopus)

Equity fund ownership and the cross-regional diversification of household risk

Becker, S. O. & Hoffmann, M., Jan 2010, In : Journal of Banking and Finance. 34, 1, p. 90-102 13 p.

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146 Citations (Scopus)

Going NUTS: the effect of EU Structural Funds on regional performance

Becker, S. O., Egger, P. H. & von Ehrlich, M., Oct 2010, In : Journal of Public Economics. 94, 9-10, p. 578-590 13 p.

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38 Citations (Scopus)

Margins of multinational labor substitution

Muendler, M. A. & Becker, S. O., Dec 2010, In : American Economic Review. 100, 5, p. 1999-2030 32 p.

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35 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of Protestantism on education before the industrialization: evidence from 1816 Prussia

Becker, S. O. & Woessmann, L., May 2010, In : Economics Letters. 107, 2, p. 224-228 5 p.

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65 Citations (Scopus)

The trade-off between fertility and education: evidence from before the demographic transition

Becker, S. O., Cinnirella, F. & Woessmann, L., 13 Aug 2010, In : Journal of Economic Growth. 15, 3, p. 177-204 28 p.

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33 Citations (Scopus)

Youth emancipation and perceived job insecurity of parents and children

Becker, S. O., Bentolila, S., Fernandes, A. & Ichino, A., Jun 2010, In : Journal of Population Economics. 23, 3, p. 1047-1071 25 p.

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2009
1 Citation (Scopus)

Beschäftigungseffekte von produkt-und prozessinnovationen bei exporteuren und nicht-exporteuren

Translated title of the contribution: Employment effects of product and process innovations at exporters and non-exportersBecker, S. O. & Egger, P. H., Oct 2009, In : AStA Wirtschafts- und Sozialstatistisches Archiv. 3, 2, p. 123-136 14 p.

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35 Citations (Scopus)

Common political culture: evidence on regional corruption contagion

Becker, S. O., Egger, P. H. & Seidel, T., Sep 2009, In : European Journal of Political Economy. 25, 3, p. 300-310 11 p.

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313 Citations (Scopus)

Was Weber wrong? A human capital theory of protestant economic history

Becker, S. O. & Woessmann, L., May 2009, In : Quarterly Journal of Economics. 124, 2, p. 531-596 66 p.

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2008
2 Citations (Scopus)

Income insecurity and youth emancipation: a theoretical approach

Fernandes, A., Becker, S. O., Bentolila, S. & Ichino, A., 2008, In : BE Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy. 8, 1, 41 p., 19.

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53 Citations (Scopus)

Luther and the girls: religious denomination and the female education gap in nineteenth-century Prussia

Becker, S. O. & Woessmann, L., Dec 2008, In : Scandinavian Journal of Economics. 110, 4, p. 777-805 29 p.

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Micro data at the Ifo Institute for Economic Research – the “Ifo Business Survey” usage and access

Becker, S. O. & Wohlrabe, K., 2008, In : Schmollers Jahrbuch. 128, 2, p. 307-319 13 p.

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33 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of FDI on job security

Becker, S. O. & Muendler, M. A., 2008, In : BE Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy. 8, 1, 45 p., 8.

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2007

Mikrodaten im ifo Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung – Bestand, Verwendung und Zugang

Abberger, K., Becker, S. O., Hofmann, B. & Wohlrabe, K., May 2007, In : AStA Wirtschafts- und Sozialstatistisches Archiv. 1, 1, p. 27-42 16 p.

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206 Citations (Scopus)

Sensitivity analysis for average treatment effects

Becker, S. O. & Caliendo, M., Mar 2007, In : Stata Journal. 7, 1, p. 71-83 13 p.

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2006
31 Citations (Scopus)

Intra- and international risk-sharing in the short run and the long run

Becker, S. O. & Hoffmann, M., Apr 2006, In : European Economic Review. 50, 3, p. 777-806 30 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Introducing time-to-educate in a job-search model

Becker, S. O., Jan 2006, In : Bulletin of Economic Research. 58, 1, p. 61-72 12 p.

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2005
52 Citations (Scopus)

Location choice and employment decisions: a comparison of German and Swedish multinationals

Becker, S. O., Ekholm, K., Jäckle, R. & Muendler, M. A., Dec 2005, In : Review of World Economics. 141, 4, p. 693-731 39 p.

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2004

How large is the "brain drain" from Italy?

Becker, S. O., Ichino, A. & Peri, G., Apr 2004, In : Giornale degli Economisti e Annali di Economia. 63, 117, p. 1-32 32 p.

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2002

Estimation of average treatment effects based on propensity scores

Becker, S. O. & Ichino, A., 2002, In : Stata Journal. 2, 4, p. 358-377 20 p.

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