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Details about Nikos Askitas

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Homepage:http://www.iza.org/home/askitas
Phone:+49 228 3894 525
Postal address:Schaumburg-Lippe-Strasse 5/9 D-53113, Bonn Germany
Workplace:Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2017

  1. Opinion Copulas, Homophily and Multimodal Marginals
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads

2016

  1. Big Data Is a Big Deal But How Much Data Do We Need?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in AStA Wirtschafts- und Sozialstatistisches Archiv (2016)
  2. Predicting Road Conditions with Internet Search
    Working Paper Series of the German Council for Social and Economic Data, German Council for Social and Economic Data (RatSWD) Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2015) Downloads

2015

  1. Calling the Greek Referendum on the Nose with Google Trends
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Paper Series of the German Council for Social and Economic Data, German Council for Social and Economic Data (RatSWD) (2015) Downloads
  2. Predicting the Irish "Gay Marriage" Referendum
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads
  3. The Internet as a Data Source for Advancement in Social Sciences
    Working Paper Series of the German Council for Social and Economic Data, German Council for Social and Economic Data (RatSWD) Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2015) Downloads View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in International Journal of Manpower (2015)
  4. Trend-Spotting in the Housing Market
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)

2014

  1. Selfish Altruism, Fierce Cooperation and the Emergence of Cooperative Equilibria from Passing and Shooting
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads

2011

  1. Detecting Mortgage Delinquencies
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Health and Well-Being in the Crisis
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (13)
  3. Nowcasting Business Cycles Using Toll Data
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Forecasting (2013)
  4. The Toll Index. Innovation-based Economic Telemetry
    Working Paper Series of the German Council for Social and Economic Data, German Council for Social and Economic Data (RatSWD) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in IZA Policy Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (1)

2010

  1. What Makes Persistent Identifiers Persistent?
    Working Paper Series of the German Council for Social and Economic Data, German Council for Social and Economic Data (RatSWD) Downloads View citations (1)

2009

  1. Google Econometrics and Unemployment Forecasting
    Research Notes of the German Council for Social and Economic Data, German Council for Social and Economic Data (RatSWD) Downloads View citations (74)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2009) Downloads View citations (83)
    Discussion Papers of DIW Berlin, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research (2009) Downloads View citations (89)

    See also Journal Article in Applied Economics Quarterly (formerly: Konjunkturpolitik) (2009)
  2. Googlemetrie und Arbeitsmarkt in der Wirtschaftskrise
    IZA Standpunkte, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Prognosen aus dem Internet: Weitere Erholung am Arbeitsmarkt erwartet
    IZA Standpunkte, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in DIW Wochenbericht (2009)

Journal Articles

2016

  1. Big Data is a big deal but how much data do we need?
    (Big Data gut und schön. Aber wie viel Data brauchen wir?)
    AStA Wirtschafts- und Sozialstatistisches Archiv, 2016, 10, (2), 113-125 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2015

  1. Google search activity data and breaking trends
    IZA World of Labor, 2015, 206 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Health and well-being in the great recession
    International Journal of Manpower, 2015, 36, (1), 26-47 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The internet as a data source for advancement in social sciences
    International Journal of Manpower, 2015, 36, (1), 2-12 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2013

  1. Nowcasting Business Cycles Using Toll Data
    Journal of Forecasting, 2013, 32, (4), 299-306 View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2009

  1. A Summer Break for the Unemployment Rate: Google-Assisted Forecasting Signals Easing
    Weekly Report, 2009, 5, (25), 176-181 Downloads
  2. Google Econometrics and Unemployment Forecasting
    Applied Economics Quarterly (formerly: Konjunkturpolitik), 2009, 55, (2), 107-120 View citations (75)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  3. Googlemetrie und Arbeitsmarkt
    Wirtschaftsdienst, 2009, 89, (7), 489-496 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Prognosen aus dem Internet: weitere Erholung am Arbeitsmarkt erwartet
    DIW Wochenbericht, 2009, 76, (25), 402-408 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  5. Sommerpause bei der Arbeitslosigkeit: Google-gestützte Prognose signalisiert Entspannung
    DIW Wochenbericht, 2009, 76, (33), 561-566 Downloads

Software Items

2012

  1. WEEKLYCLAIMS: Stata module to Get Weekly Initial Jobless Claims from the US Dept. of Labor
    Statistical Software Components, Boston College Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)

2011

  1. RCD: Stata module to run commands recursively
    Statistical Software Components, Boston College Department of Economics Downloads
  2. USD: Stata module to get US dollar exchange rates from the Federal Reserve
    Statistical Software Components, Boston College Department of Economics Downloads

2009

  1. ASHELL: Stata module to capture output from OS shell command
    Statistical Software Components, Boston College Department of Economics Downloads
  2. GREP: Stata module to search within your datasets for keywords
    Statistical Software Components, Boston College Department of Economics Downloads
  3. METADATA: Stata module to enable access to metadata
    Statistical Software Components, Boston College Department of Economics Downloads

2008

  1. STOCKQUOTE: Stata module to retrieve stock quotes to a Stata-formatted dataset
    Statistical Software Components, Boston College Department of Economics Downloads

2007

  1. BENFORD: Stata module to test Benford's Law on a variable
    Statistical Software Components, Boston College Department of Economics Downloads
  2. GZIPUSE: Stata module to use and save compressed dta files and compress.dta files
    Statistical Software Components, Boston College Department of Economics Downloads
  3. MAIL: Stata module to send progress reports (Mac OSX/Linux/Unix)
    Statistical Software Components, Boston College Department of Economics Downloads
 
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