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First Name: Alfonso
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Last Name: Sousa-Poza
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RePEc Short-ID: pso72

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Homepage: https://hcecon.uni-hohenheim.de/sousa-poza.html?&L=1
Postal Address: Universität Hohenheim Institute for Health Care & Public Management Fruwirthstraße 48 70599 Stuttgart Germany
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(50%) Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Location: Bonn, Germany
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(50%) Fakultät Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften
Universität Hohenheim
Location: Hohenheim, Germany
Homepage: http://wiso.uni-hohenheim.de/
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Phone: 0711-459-22488
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Postal: D-70593 Stuttgart
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Works

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Working papers

  1. Otterbach, Steffen & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso, 2014. "Job insecurity, employability, and health: An analysis for Germany across generations," FZID Discussion Papers 88-2014, University of Hohenheim, Center for Research on Innovation and Services (FZID).
  2. Nie, Peng & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso, 2014. "Maternal employment and childhood obesity in China: Evidence from the China Health and Nutrition Survey," FZID Discussion Papers 87-2014, University of Hohenheim, Center for Research on Innovation and Services (FZID).
  3. Bloom, David E. & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso, 2013. "Ageing and productivity," FZID Discussion Papers 63-2012, University of Hohenheim, Center for Research on Innovation and Services (FZID).
  4. Gwozdz, Wencke & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso & Reisch, Lucia A. & Ahrens, Wolfgang & De Henauw, Stefaan & Eiben, Gabriele & Fernández-Alvira, Juan M. & Hadjigeorgiou, Charalampos & Kovács, Eva & Lauria, Fab, 2013. "Maternal Employment and Childhood Obesity: A European Perspective," IZA Discussion Papers 7371, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  5. López Ulloa, Beatriz Fabiola & Moller, Valerie & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso, 2013. "How Does Subjective Well-Being Evolve with Age? A Literature Review," IZA Discussion Papers 7328, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  6. Bloom, David E. & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso, 2013. "Ageing and Productivity: Introduction," IZA Discussion Papers 7205, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  7. Gbakou, Monnet Benoit Patrick & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso, 2011. "Engel Curves, Spatial Variation in Prices and Demand for Commodities in Côte d'Ivoire," IZA Discussion Papers 5551, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  8. Bell, David N.F. & Otterbach, Steffen & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso, 2011. "Work Hours Constraints and Health," IZA Discussion Papers 6126, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  9. Justina A.V. Fischer & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2010. "The Impact of Institutions on Firms’ Rejuvenation Policies: Early Retirement with Severance Pay versus Simple Lay-Off. A Cross-European Analysis," Working Papers 034, Chair for Economic Policy, University of Hamburg.
  10. Bloom, David E. & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso, 2010. "Economic consequences of low fertility in Europe," FZID Discussion Papers 11-2010, University of Hohenheim, Center for Research on Innovation and Services (FZID).
  11. Fischer, Justina AV & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso, 2009. "The Effect of Pension Generosity on Early Retirement: A Microdata Analysis for Europe from 1967 to 2004," MPRA Paper 15940, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  12. Gwozdz, Wencke & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso, 2009. "Ageing, Health and Life Satisfaction of the Oldest Old: An Analysis for Germany," IZA Discussion Papers 4053, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  13. Henneberger, Fred & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso & Ziegler, Alexandre, 2007. "Performance Pay, Sorting, and Outsourcing," IZA Discussion Papers 3019, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  14. Dorn, David & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso, 2007. "'Voluntary' and 'Involuntary' Early Retirement: An International Analysis," IZA Discussion Papers 2714, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  15. Justina A.V. Fischer & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2007. "Personality, Job Satisfaction and Health - The Mediating Influence of Affectivity," University of St. Gallen Department of Economics working paper series 2007 2007-31, Department of Economics, University of St. Gallen.
  16. Fischer, Justina A.V. & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso, 2007. "Does Job Satisfaction Improve the Health of Workers? New Evidence Using Panel Data and Objective Measures of Health," IZA Discussion Papers 3256, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  17. Stefania Mojon-Azzi & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2007. "Hypertension And Life Satisfaction: A Comment And Replication Of Blanchflower And Oswald (2007)," University of St. Gallen Department of Economics working paper series 2007 2007-44, Department of Economics, University of St. Gallen.
  18. Liebig, Thomas & Puhani, Patrick A. & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso, 2006. "Taxation and Internal Migration: Evidence from the Swiss Census Using Community-Level Variation in Income Tax Rates," IZA Discussion Papers 2374, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  19. Justina A.V. Fischer & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2006. "The Institutional Determinants of Early Retirement in Europe," University of St. Gallen Department of Economics working paper series 2006 2006-08, Department of Economics, University of St. Gallen.
  20. Thomas Liebig & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2005. "Taxation, Ethnic Ties and the Location Choice of Highly Skilled Immigrants," OECD Social, Employment and Migration Working Papers 24, OECD Publishing.
  21. David Dorn & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2005. "Early Retirement: Free Choice or Forced Decision," CESifo Working Paper Series 1542, CESifo Group Munich.
  22. DAVID DORN & Justina Fischer & GEBHARD KIRCHGÄSSNER & ALFONSO SOUSA-POZA, 2005. "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 2005-12, Department of Economics, University of St. Gallen.
  23. Thomas Liebig & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2003. "How does income inequality influence international migration?," ERSA conference papers ersa03p472, European Regional Science Association.

Articles

  1. Peng Nie & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2014. "Maternal employment and childhood obesity in China: evidence from the China Health and Nutrition Survey," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 46(20), pages 2418-2428, July.
  2. Gwozdz, Wencke & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso & Reisch, Lucia A. & Ahrens, Wolfgang & Eiben, Gabriele & M. Fernandéz-Alvira, Juan & Hadjigeorgiou, Charalampos & De Henauw, Stefaan & Kovács, Eva & Lauria, Fab, 2013. "Maternal employment and childhood obesity – A European perspective," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 32(4), pages 728-742.
  3. David BELL & Steffen OTTERBACH & Alfonso SOUSA-POZA, 2012. "Working Hours Constraints and Health," Annales d'Economie et de Statistique, ENSAE, issue 105-106, pages 3.
  4. Christa Frei & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2012. "Overqualification: permanent or transitory?," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 44(14), pages 1837-1847, May.
  5. Stefania Mojon-Azzi & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2011. "Hypertension and life satisfaction: an analysis using data from the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 18(2), pages 183-187.
  6. Wencke Gwozdz & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2010. "Ageing, Health and Life Satisfaction of the Oldest Old: An Analysis for Germany," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 97(3), pages 397-417, July.
  7. David Dorn & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2010. "'Voluntary' and 'involuntary' early retirement: an international analysis," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 42(4), pages 427-438.
  8. Steffen Otterbach & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2010. "How Accurate are German Work-time Data? A Comparison of Time-diary Reports and Stylized Estimates," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 97(3), pages 325-339, July.
  9. Wencke Gwozdz & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2010. "Explaining Gender Differences in Housework Time in Germany," Journal of Consumer Policy, Springer, vol. 33(2), pages 183-200, June.
  10. Wencke Gwozdz & Lucia Reisch & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2010. "Time Allocation, Consumption, and Consumer Policy," Journal of Consumer Policy, Springer, vol. 33(2), pages 115-118, June.
  11. Justina A. V. Fischer & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2009. "Does job satisfaction improve the health of workers? New evidence using panel data and objective measures of health," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 18(1), pages 71-89.
  12. Justina A. V. Fischer & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2008. "Personality, Job Satisfaction and Health - The Mediating Influence of Affectivity," Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES), Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics (SSES), vol. 144(III), pages 379-435, September.
  13. David Dorn & Justina Fischer & Gebhard Kirchgässner & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2008. "Direct democracy and life satisfaction revisited: new evidence for Switzerland," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 9(2), pages 227-255, June.
  14. Thomas Liebig & Patrick A. Puhani & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2007. "Taxation And Internal Migration-Evidence From The Swiss Census Using Community-Level Variation In Income Tax Rates," Journal of Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 47(4), pages 807-836.
  15. David Dorn & Justina Fischer & Gebhard Kirchgässner & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2007. "Is It Culture or Democracy? The Impact of Democracy and Culture on Happiness," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 82(3), pages 505-526, July.
  16. Sousa-Poza, Alfonso & Sousa-Poza, Andres A., 2007. "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), Elsevier, vol. 36(6), pages 895-913, December.
  17. Thomas Liebig & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2006. "The influence of taxes on migration: evidence from Switzerland," Cambridge Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 30(2), pages 235-252, March.
  18. Fred Henneberger & Alfonso Sousa-Poza & Alexandre Ziegler, 2006. "Arbeit auf Abruf und Arbeitsmarktdynamik in der Schweiz: Evaluation eines (weitgehend) nicht regulierten Beschäftigungsverhältnisses," Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES), Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics (SSES), vol. 142(I), pages 39-78, March.
  19. David Dorn & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2005. "The Determinants of Early Retirement in Switzerland," Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES), Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics (SSES), vol. 141(II), pages 247-283, June.
  20. Thomas Liebig & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2004. "Migration, Self-Selection and Income Inequality: An International Analysis," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 57(1), pages 125-146, 02.
  21. Henneberger, Fred & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso & Ziegler, Alexandre, 2004. "Befristete Beschäftigung in der Schweiz : Ausmaß, Determinanten und ökonomische Bewertung im internationalen Vergleich (Temporary employment in Switzerland * extent, determinants an evaluation in a," Zeitschrift für ArbeitsmarktForschung - Journal for Labour Market Research, Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung (IAB), Nürnberg [Institute for Employment Research, Nuremberg, Germany], vol. 37(3), pages 239-267.
  22. Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2004. "Is the Swiss Labor Market Segmented? An Analysis Using Alternative Approaches," LABOUR, CEIS, vol. 18(1), pages 131-161, 03.
  23. A. Sousa-Poza & A. A. Sousa-Poza, 2003. "Gender differences in job satisfaction in Great Britain, 1991-2000: permanent or transitory?," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 10(11), pages 691-694.
  24. David Dorn & Alfonso Sousa-Poza, 2003. "Why is the Employment Rate of Older Swiss so High? An Analysis of the Social Security System," The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance, The International Association for the Study of Insurance Economics, vol. 28(4), pages 652-672, October.
  25. Sousa-Poza, Alfonso & Ziegler, Alexandre, 2003. "Asymmetric information about workers' productivity as a cause for inefficient long working hours," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 10(6), pages 727-747, December.
  26. Alfonso Sousa Poza, 2002. "Labor market segmentation and the gender wage gap: an analysis of selected industries in Switzerland," Brussels Economic Review, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles, vol. 45(2), pages 91-118.
  27. Henneberger, Fred & Sousa-Poza, Alfonso, 2002. "Beweggründe und Determinanten zwischenbetrieblicher Mobilität: Die Schweiz in einer internationalen Perspektive (Motives and determinants of job-to-job mobility : Switzerland in an international per," Mitteilungen aus der Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung, Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung (IAB), Nürnberg [Institute for Employment Research, Nuremberg, Germany], vol. 35(2), pages 205-231.
  28. Alfonso Sousa-Poza & Fred Henneberger, 2002. "An Empirical Analysis of Working-Hours Constraints in Twenty-one Countries," Review of Social Economy, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 60(2), pages 209-242.
  29. Alfonso Sousa-Poza & Hans Schmid & Rolf Widmer, 2001. "The allocation and value of time assigned to housework and child-care: An analysis for Switzerland," Journal of Population Economics, Springer, vol. 14(4), pages 599-618.
  30. Sousa-Poza, Alfonso & Sousa-Poza, Andres A., 2000. "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), Elsevier, vol. 29(6), pages 517-538, November.
  31. Alfonso Sousa-Poza & Fred Henneberger, 2000. "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), Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics (SSES), vol. 136(I), pages 79-98, March.
  32. Alfonso Sousa-Poza & Fred Henneberger, 2000. "Work Attitudes, Work Conditions and Hours Constraints: An Explorative, Cross‐national Analysis," LABOUR, CEIS, vol. 14(3), pages 351-372, 09.
  33. Sousa-Poza, Alfonso & Sousa-Poza, Andres A, 2000. "Taking Another Look at the Gender/Job-Satisfaction Paradox," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 53(2), pages 135-52.
  34. Sousa-Poza, Alfonso & Henneberger, Fred, 2000. "Arbeitszeitpolitik: Eine Analyse der gewünschten Arbeitszeit, der Überstunden und der Stundenrestriktionen in der Schweiz (Working time policy: an analysis of desired working time, of overtime and o," Mitteilungen aus der Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung, Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung (IAB), Nürnberg [Institute for Employment Research, Nuremberg, Germany], vol. 33(2), pages 277-289.

NEP Fields

30 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AFR: Africa (2) 2011-03-12 2011-04-23
  2. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (12) 2007-04-21 2007-09-16 2007-12-19 2009-03-22 2009-07-03 2009-07-11 2010-03-28 2013-02-16 2013-03-02 2013-04-20 2013-05-11 2014-05-09. Author is listed
  3. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (2) 2011-03-12 2011-04-23
  4. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (2) 2007-09-24 2010-03-28
  5. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (1) 2005-07-14
  6. NEP-CNA: China (1) 2014-03-22
  7. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (3) 2013-03-02 2013-05-11 2013-05-19
  8. NEP-EEC: European Economics (6) 2007-04-21 2007-12-19 2009-07-03 2009-07-11 2010-03-06 2010-12-11. Author is listed
  9. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (1) 2007-09-24
  10. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (4) 2010-03-28 2010-12-11 2013-05-19 2014-05-09
  11. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (1) 2010-03-06
  12. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (2) 2004-02-29 2005-10-30
  13. NEP-GER: German Papers (1) 2014-04-11
  14. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (6) 2007-09-16 2007-12-19 2008-01-12 2009-03-22 2013-05-11 2014-05-09. Author is listed
  15. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (9) 2007-09-16 2007-12-19 2008-01-12 2009-03-22 2011-12-13 2012-01-25 2013-05-19 2014-03-22 2014-04-11. Author is listed
  16. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (3) 2011-12-13 2012-01-25 2013-03-02
  17. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (1) 2009-03-22
  18. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (9) 2007-04-21 2007-09-16 2007-09-24 2007-12-19 2008-01-12 2009-07-11 2010-03-28 2012-01-25 2014-05-09. Author is listed
  19. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (4) 2011-12-13 2011-12-13 2014-03-22 2014-05-09
  20. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (3) 2013-04-20 2013-05-11 2013-05-19
  21. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2013-02-16
  22. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2005-10-16
  23. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (3) 2005-07-11 2005-10-16 2007-09-16
  24. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (2) 2014-03-22 2014-04-11
  25. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2005-11-01

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