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Postal address:Universität Hohenheim Institute for Health Care & Public Management Fruwirthstraße 48 70599 Stuttgart Germany
Workplace:Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), (more information at EDIRC)
Fakultät Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften (Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences), Universität Hohenheim (University of Hohenheim), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2020

  1. The Long-Term Cognitive and Schooling Effects of Childhood Vaccinations in China
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2020) Downloads

2019

  1. In Search of China's Income-Health Gradient: A Biomarker-Based Analysis
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  2. The Effect of Parental Educational Expectations on Adolescent Subjective Well-Being and the Moderating Role of Perceived Academic Pressure: Longitudinal Evidence for China
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2018

  1. Obesity inequality and the changing shape of the bodyweight distribution in China
    Hohenheim Discussion Papers in Business, Economics and Social Sciences, University of Hohenheim, Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences Downloads
    See also Journal Article in China Economic Review (2019)

2017

  1. Livestock asset dynamics among pastoralists in Northern Kenya
    Hohenheim Discussion Papers in Business, Economics and Social Sciences, University of Hohenheim, Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences Downloads
  2. Smoking and the Business Cycle: Evidence from Germany
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
  3. What Chinese Workers Value: An Analysis of Job Satisfaction, Job Expectations, and Labor Turnover in China
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Prague Economic Papers (2020)

2016

  1. Ageing and Productivity: Introduction
    PGDA Working Papers, Program on the Global Demography of Aging Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2013) Downloads View citations (16)
  2. Developments in Undernutrition in Indian Children Under Five: A Decompositional Analysis
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Food insecurity among older Europeans: Evidence from the Survey of Health, Ageing, and Retirement in Europe
    Hohenheim Discussion Papers in Business, Economics and Social Sciences, University of Hohenheim, Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences Downloads
  4. Fuel for life: Domestic cooking fuels and women's health in rural China?
    Hohenheim Discussion Papers in Business, Economics and Social Sciences, University of Hohenheim, Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences Downloads View citations (2)

2015

  1. Commute time and subjective well-being in urban China
    Hohenheim Discussion Papers in Business, Economics and Social Sciences, University of Hohenheim, Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in China Economic Review (2018)
  2. Impacts of Informal Caregiving on Caregiver Employment, Health, and Family
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (21)
  3. Internet use and subjective well-being in China
    Hohenheim Discussion Papers in Business, Economics and Social Sciences, University of Hohenheim, Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement (2017)
  4. Long Work Hours and Health in China
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in China Economic Review (2015)
  5. Peer Effects on Obesity in a Sample of European Children
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Economics & Human Biology (2015)
  6. Subjective well-being across the lifespan in Europe and Central Asia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

2014

  1. Job Insecurity, Employability, and Health: An Analysis for Germany across Generations
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in FZID Discussion Papers, University of Hohenheim, Center for Research on Innovation and Services (FZID) (2014) Downloads View citations (2)
    SOEPpapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research, DIW Berlin, The German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP) (2014) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Maternal Employment and Childhood Obesity in China: Evidence from the China Health and Nutrition Survey
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in FZID Discussion Papers, University of Hohenheim, Center for Research on Innovation and Services (FZID) (2014) Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Peer Effects on Childhood and Adolescent Obesity in China
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in China Economic Review (2015)

2013

  1. Ageing and productivity
    FZID Discussion Papers, University of Hohenheim, Center for Research on Innovation and Services (FZID) Downloads View citations (9)
  2. How Does Subjective Well-Being Evolve with Age? A Literature Review
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (29)
    Also in FZID Discussion Papers, University of Hohenheim, Center for Research on Innovation and Services (FZID) (2013) Downloads View citations (29)
  3. Maternal Employment and Childhood Obesity: A European Perspective
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (11)
    Also in FZID Discussion Papers, University of Hohenheim, Center for Research on Innovation and Services (FZID) (2013) Downloads View citations (11)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (2013)

2011

  1. Engel Curves, Spatial Variation in Prices and Demand for Commodities in Côte d'Ivoire
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in FZID Discussion Papers, University of Hohenheim, Center for Research on Innovation and Services (FZID) (2011) Downloads
  2. Work Hours Constraints and Health
    SOEPpapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research, DIW Berlin, The German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP) Downloads
    Also in FZID Discussion Papers, University of Hohenheim, Center for Research on Innovation and Services (FZID) (2011) Downloads
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (36)

    See also Journal Article in Annals of Economics and Statistics (2012)

2010

  1. Economic Consequences of Low Fertility in Europe
    PGDA Working Papers, Program on the Global Demography of Aging Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in FZID Discussion Papers, University of Hohenheim, Center for Research on Innovation and Services (FZID) (2010) Downloads View citations (3)
  2. The Impact of Institutions on Firms’ Rejuvenation Policies: Early Retirement with Severance Pay versus Simple Lay-Off. A Cross-European Analysis
    Working Papers, Chair for Economic Policy, University of Hamburg Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2010) Downloads View citations (9)

2009

  1. Ageing, Health and Life Satisfaction of the Oldest Old: An Analysis for Germany
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement (2010)
  2. The Effect of Pension Generosity on Early Retirement: A Microdata Analysis for Europe from 1967 to 2004
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Diskussionspapiere aus dem Institut für Volkswirtschaftslehre der Universität Hohenheim, Department of Economics, University of Hohenheim, Germany (2009) Downloads View citations (1)

2008

  1. Does Job Satisfaction Improve the Health of Workers?: New Evidence Using Panel Data and Objective Measures of Health
    SOEPpapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research, DIW Berlin, The German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2007) Downloads
    SSE/EFI Working Paper Series in Economics and Finance, Stockholm School of Economics (2007) Downloads View citations (6)

    See also Journal Article in Health Economics (2009)

2007

  1. 'Voluntary' and 'Involuntary' Early Retirement: An International Analysis
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Applied Economics (2010)
  2. HYPERTENSION AND LIFE SATISFACTION: A COMMENT AND REPLICATION OF BLANCHFLOWER AND OSWALD (2007)
    University of St. Gallen Department of Economics working paper series 2007, Department of Economics, University of St. Gallen Downloads
  3. Performance Pay, Sorting, and Outsourcing
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Personality, Job Satisfaction and Health - The Mediating Influence of Affectivity
    University of St. Gallen Department of Economics working paper series 2007, Department of Economics, University of St. Gallen Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES) (2008)

2006

  1. TAXATION AND INTERNAL MIGRATION - EVIDENCE FROM THE SWISS CENSUS USING COMMUNITY-LEVEL VARIATION IN INCOME TAX RATES
    Hannover Economic Papers (HEP), Leibniz Universität Hannover, Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2006) Downloads View citations (6)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Regional Science (2007)
  2. The Institutional Determinants of Early Retirement in Europe
    University of St. Gallen Department of Economics working paper series 2006, Department of Economics, University of St. Gallen Downloads View citations (6)

2005

  1. Early Retirement: Free Choice or Forced Decision
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (10)
  2. Is It Culture or Democracy? The Impact of Democracy, Income, and Culture on Happiness
    University of St. Gallen Department of Economics working paper series 2005, Department of Economics, University of St. Gallen Downloads View citations (20)
  3. Taxation, Ethnic Ties and the Location Choice of Highly Skilled Immigrants
    OECD Social, Employment and Migration Working Papers, OECD Publishing Downloads View citations (5)

2003

  1. How does income inequality influence international migration?
    ERSA conference papers, European Regional Science Association Downloads View citations (2)

Journal Articles

2020

  1. What Chinese Workers Value: An Analysis of Job Satisfaction, Job Expectations, and Labour Turnover in China
    Prague Economic Papers, 2020, 2020, (1), 85-104 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2019

  1. Decomposing adult obesity trends in China (1991–2011)
    Economics & Human Biology, 2019, 34, (C), 5-15 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Obesity inequality and the changing shape of the bodyweight distribution in China
    China Economic Review, 2019, 58, (C) Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  3. Peer Effects on Weight Status, Dietary Behaviour and Physical Activity among Adolescents in Europe: Findings from the I.Family Study
    Kyklos, 2019, 72, (2), 270-296 Downloads
  4. Why are Chinese workers so unhappy? A comparative cross-national analysis of job satisfaction, job expectations, and job attributes
    PLOS ONE, 2019, 14, (9), 1-16 Downloads

2018

  1. Commute time and subjective well-being in urban China
    China Economic Review, 2018, 48, (C), 188-204 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  2. Smoking and local unemployment: Evidence from Germany
    Economics & Human Biology, 2018, 29, (C), 138-147 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The rise in obesity in Cuba from 2001 to 2010: An analysis of National Survey on Risk Factors and Chronic Diseases data
    Economics & Human Biology, 2018, 28, (C), 1-13 Downloads View citations (4)
  4. Work hour constraints in the German nursing workforce: A quarter of a century in review
    Health Policy, 2018, 122, (10), 1101-1108 Downloads

2017

  1. Erratum to: Internet Use and Subjective Well-Being in China
    Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, 2017, 132, (2), 949-949 Downloads
  2. Income and Asset Poverty among Pastoralists in Northern Kenya
    Journal of Development Studies, 2017, 53, (6), 971-986 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Internet Use and Subjective Well-Being in China
    Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, 2017, 132, (1), 489-516 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2016

  1. A fresh look at calorie-income elasticities in China
    China Agricultural Economic Review, 2016, 8, (1), 55-80 Downloads View citations (4)

2015

  1. Differential effects of rising food prices on Indian households differing in income
    Food Security: The Science, Sociology and Economics of Food Production and Access to Food, 2015, 7, (5), 1043-1053 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Effects of different life events on life satisfaction in the Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Survey
    Economics Letters, 2015, 129, (C), 91-94 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Long work hours and health in China
    China Economic Review, 2015, 33, (C), 212-229 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  4. Peer effects on childhood and adolescent obesity in China
    China Economic Review, 2015, 35, (C), 47-69 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  5. Peer effects on obesity in a sample of European children
    Economics & Human Biology, 2015, 18, (C), 139-152 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2013

  1. Maternal employment and childhood obesity – A European perspective
    Journal of Health Economics, 2013, 32, (4), 728-742 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2012

  1. Work Hours Constraints and Health
    Annals of Economics and Statistics, 2012, (105-106), 35-54 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. 'Voluntary' and 'involuntary' early retirement: an international analysis
    Applied Economics, 2010, 42, (4), 427-438 Downloads View citations (28)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. Ageing, Health and Life Satisfaction of the Oldest Old: An Analysis for Germany
    Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, 2010, 97, (3), 397-417 Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  3. Explaining Gender Differences in Housework Time in Germany
    Journal of Consumer Policy, 2010, 33, (2), 183-200 Downloads View citations (6)
  4. How Accurate are German Work-time Data? A Comparison of Time-diary Reports and Stylized Estimates
    Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, 2010, 97, (3), 325-339 Downloads View citations (7)
  5. Time Allocation, Consumption, and Consumer Policy
    Journal of Consumer Policy, 2010, 33, (2), 115-118 Downloads

2009

  1. Does job satisfaction improve the health of workers? New evidence using panel data and objective measures of health
    Health Economics, 2009, 18, (1), 71-89 Downloads View citations (46)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2008

  1. Direct democracy and life satisfaction revisited: new evidence for Switzerland
    Journal of Happiness Studies, 2008, 9, (2), 227-255 Downloads View citations (40)
  2. Personality, Job Satisfaction and Health - The Mediating Influence of Affectivity
    Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES), 2008, 144, (III), 379-435 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2007

  1. Is It Culture or Democracy? The Impact of Democracy and Culture on Happiness
    Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, 2007, 82, (3), 505-526 Downloads View citations (68)
  2. TAXATION AND INTERNAL MIGRATION—EVIDENCE FROM THE SWISS CENSUS USING COMMUNITY‐LEVEL VARIATION IN INCOME TAX RATES*
    Journal of Regional Science, 2007, 47, (4), 807-836 Downloads View citations (38)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  3. The effect of job satisfaction on labor turnover by gender: An analysis for Switzerland
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 2007, 36, (6), 895-913 Downloads View citations (21)

2006

  1. Arbeit auf Abruf und Arbeitsmarktdynamik in der Schweiz: Evaluation eines (weitgehend) nicht regulierten Beschäftigungsverhältnisses
    Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES), 2006, 142, (I), 39-78 Downloads
  2. The influence of taxes on migration: evidence from Switzerland
    Cambridge Journal of Economics, 2006, 30, (2), 235-252 Downloads View citations (23)

2005

  1. The Determinants of Early Retirement in Switzerland
    Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES), 2005, 141, (II), 247-283 Downloads View citations (13)

2004

  1. Analyzing Job Mobility with Job Turnover Intentions: An International Comparative Study
    Journal of Economic Issues, 2004, 38, (1), 113-137 Downloads View citations (19)
  2. Is the Swiss Labor Market Segmented? An Analysis Using Alternative Approaches
    LABOUR, 2004, 18, (1), 131-161 Downloads View citations (12)
  3. Migration, Self‐Selection and Income Inequality: An International Analysis
    Kyklos, 2004, 57, (1), 125-146 Downloads View citations (74)

2003

  1. Asymmetric information about workers' productivity as a cause for inefficient long working hours
    Labour Economics, 2003, 10, (6), 727-747 Downloads View citations (24)
  2. Why is the Employment Rate of Older Swiss so High? An Analysis of the Social Security System
    The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance, 2003, 28, (4), 652-672 Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance - Issues and Practice, 2003, 28, (4), 652-672 (2003) Downloads View citations (3)

2002

  1. An Empirical Analysis of Working-Hours Constraints in Twenty-one Countries
    Review of Social Economy, 2002, 60, (2), 209-242 Downloads View citations (16)
  2. Labor market segmentation and the gender wage gap: an analysis of selected industries in Switzerland
    Brussels Economic Review, 2002, 45, (2), 91-118 View citations (4)

2001

  1. The allocation and value of time assigned to housework and child-care: An analysis for Switzerland
    Journal of Population Economics, 2001, 14, (4), 599-618 Downloads View citations (25)

2000

  1. Taking Another Look at the Gender/Job‐Satisfaction Paradox
    Kyklos, 2000, 53, (2), 135-152 Downloads View citations (19)
  2. Wage data collected by telephone interviews: an empirical analysis of the item nonresponse problem and its implications for the estimation of wage functions
    Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES), 2000, 136, (I), 79-98 Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Well-being at work: a cross-national analysis of the levels and determinants of job satisfaction
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 2000, 29, (6), 517-538 Downloads View citations (129)
  4. Work Attitudes, Work Conditions and Hours Constraints: An Explorative, Cross‐national Analysis
    LABOUR, 2000, 14, (3), 351-372 Downloads View citations (1)

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