Link to VoxEU article

  • “Productivity Growth, Wage Growth, and Unions", 2018, with Alice Kügler and Ragnhild Schreiner. In: "Price and Wage-Setting in Advanced Economies", European Central Bank Conference Proceedings.

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                       Selected Media coverage: New York Times

                       Presentation, ECB Forum, Sintra, June 2018

              Presented at invited sessions at the EALE/SOLE in Montreal and the EEA in Mannheim.

                       Link to VoxEU article

                       Link to Makronom article

                       Link to Okonomenstimme article

                      Selected Media Coverage:  Spiegel, FAZ, iNewsLiberation




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                       Selected Media Coverage: FAZ (4.3.2014; edotrial), Suddeutsche Zeitung (4.3.2014), 

                                                                   Stuttgarter Zeitung (6.3.2014), Hannoversche Allgemeine Zeitung

                                                                   (4.3.2014), Wirtschaftwoche



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                       Online Appendix

                       Online Appendix

                       Companion Appendix


                            Link  to VoxEU article

                          Link to Harvard Business Review arrticle, written by my co-author Alexandra Spitz-Oener

                          Reprinted in: Explaining Germany's exceptional recovery: A new eBook, Vox eBook.

                         Selected Media Coverage: Spiegel online (2.4.2014), Die Welt (3.2.2014),  FT blogs

                                                                     (4.2.2014), BBC News  (13.2.2014),

                                                                     Alternatives Economiques (6.3.2014), Der Bund (26.5.2014),

                                                                     Die Welt  (29.6.2014), Panorama (8.2.2018)

                         Selected Media Coverage: Zeit online 

                         Online Appendix

                         Selected Media Coverage: Handelsblatt (29.10.2007), Spiegel online (19.7.2008), N24

                                                                     (19.7.2008, reprinted in e.g. Suddeutsche Zeitung, Financial

                                                                     Times, Welt online)

                         Online Appendix (includes findings for Mathematics test scores).

                         Media Coverage: Daily Mail

                        Online Appendix (compares inequality trends in the German Socio-Economic Panel and the

                                  IAB Employment Sample).


                          Selected Media Coverage: Financial Times Deutschland (28.6.2007), (28.6.2007),

                                                                            Handelsblatt (29.7.2007), Stuttgarter Zeitung (29.1.2007), Focus

                                                                            online (29.6.2007), Frankfurter Rundschau (25.9.2007)