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Simon Jäger
(Simon Jaeger)

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Terminal Degree:2008 Wirtschaftswissenschaftlicher Fachbereich; Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn (from RePEc Genealogy)

Affiliation

(47%) Economics Department
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Cambridge, Massachusetts (United States)
http://econ-www.mit.edu/

: (617) 253-3361
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50 Memorial Drive, E52-391, Cambridge, MA 02142
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(47%) Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)

Bonn, Germany
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(6%) CESifo

München, Germany
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Working papers

  1. Jäger, Simon & Schoefer, Benjamin & Young, Samuel & Zweimüller, Josef, 2018. "Wages and the Value of Nonemployment," IZA Discussion Papers 11996, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  2. Simon Jäger & Benjamin Schoefer & Josef Zweimüller, 2018. "Marginal jobs and job surplus: a test of the efficiency of separations," ECON - Working Papers 314, Department of Economics - University of Zurich.
  3. Steffen Altmann & Armin Falk & Simon Jäger & Florian Zimmermann, 2015. "Learning about Job Search: A Field Experiment with Job Seekers in Germany," CESifo Working Paper Series 5355, CESifo Group Munich.
  4. Peter Ganong & Simon Jäger, 2015. "A Permutation Test for the Regression Kink Design," Working Paper 174531, Harvard University OpenScholar.
  5. Ganong, Peter & Jäger, Simon, 2014. "A Permutation Test and Estimation Alternatives for the Regression Kink Design," IZA Discussion Papers 8282, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  6. Abeler, Johannes & Jäger, Simon, 2013. "Complex Tax Incentives: An Experimental Investigation," IZA Discussion Papers 7373, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).

Articles

  1. Altmann, Steffen & Falk, Armin & Jäger, Simon & Zimmermann, Florian, 2018. "Learning about job search: A field experiment with job seekers in Germany," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 164(C), pages 33-49.
  2. Peter Ganong & Simon Jäger, 2018. "A Permutation Test for the Regression Kink Design," Journal of the American Statistical Association, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 113(522), pages 494-504, April.
  3. Johannes Abeler & Simon Jäger, 2015. "Complex Tax Incentives," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 7(3), pages 1-28, August.

Software components

  1. Simon Jäger & Peter Ganong, 2018. "RDPERMUTE: Stata module to perform a permutation test for the Regression Kink (RK) and Regression Discontinuity (RD) Design," Statistical Software Components S458536, Boston College Department of Economics, revised 25 Dec 2018.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. Jäger, Simon & Schoefer, Benjamin & Young, Samuel & Zweimüller, Josef, 2018. "Wages and the Value of Nonemployment," IZA Discussion Papers 11996, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).

    Cited by:

    1. von Buxhoeveden, Mathias, 2019. "Unemployment insurance and wage formation," Working Paper Series 2019:13, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy.
    2. Jäger, Simon & Schoefer, Benjamin & Zweimüller, Josef, 2019. "Marginal Jobs and Job Surplus: A Test of the Efficiency of Separations," IZA Discussion Papers 12127, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
    3. Jäger, Simon & Schoefer, Benjamin & Zweimüller, Josef, 2019. "Marginal Jobs and Job Surplus: A Test of the Efficiency of Separations," CEPR Discussion Papers 13473, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.

  2. Steffen Altmann & Armin Falk & Simon Jäger & Florian Zimmermann, 2015. "Learning about Job Search: A Field Experiment with Job Seekers in Germany," CESifo Working Paper Series 5355, CESifo Group Munich.

    Cited by:

    1. Hall, Caroline & Kotakorpi, Kaisa & Liljeberg, Linus & Pirttilä, Jukka, 2016. "Screening through activation: differential effects of a youth activation programme," Working Paper Series 2016:15, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy.
    2. Belot, Michèle & Kircher, Philipp & Muller, Paul, 2015. "Providing Advice to Job Seekers at Low Cost: An Experimental Study on On-Line Advice," CEPR Discussion Papers 10967, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
    3. Abel,Simon Martin & Burger,Rulof Petrus & Carranza,Eliana & Piraino,Patrizio, 2017. "Bridging the intention-behavior gap ? the effect of plan-making prompts on job search and employment," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8181, The World Bank.
    4. N. N., 2017. "WIFO-Monatsberichte, Heft 6/2017," WIFO Monatsberichte (monthly reports), WIFO, vol. 90(6), June.
    5. Landeghem, Bert Van & Cörvers, Frank & Grip, Andries de, 2017. "Is there a rationale to contact the unemployed right from the start? Evidence from a natural field experiment," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 45(C), pages 158-168.
    6. Girum Abebe & Stefano Caria & Marcel Fafchamps & Paolo Falco & Simon Franklin & Simon Quinn & Forhad Shilpi, 2017. "Matching Firms and Workers in a Field Experiment in Ethiopia," SERC Discussion Papers 0225, Spatial Economics Research Centre, LSE.
    7. Jingcheng Fu & Martin Sefton & Richard Upward, 2017. "Social comparisons in job search: experimental evidence," Discussion Papers 2017-10, The Centre for Decision Research and Experimental Economics, School of Economics, University of Nottingham.
    8. Beam, Emily A., 2016. "Do job fairs matter? Experimental evidence on the impact of job-fair attendance," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 120(C), pages 32-40.
    9. Eva M. Berger & Guenther Koenig & Henning Mueller & Felix Schmidt & Daniel Schunk, 2016. "Self-Regulation Training, Labor Market Reintegration of Unemployed Individuals, and Locus of Control Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment," Working Papers 1622, Gutenberg School of Management and Economics, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, revised 2016.
    10. Galbiati, Roberto & Ouss, Aurélie & Philippe, Arnaud, 2017. "Jobs, News and Re-offending after Incarceration," TSE Working Papers 17-843, Toulouse School of Economics (TSE).
    11. Drahs, Sascha & Haywood, Luke & Schiprowski, Amelie, 2018. "Job Search with Subjective Wage Expectations," Rationality and Competition Discussion Paper Series 75, CRC TRR 190 Rationality and Competition.
    12. McGee, Andrew & McGee, Peter, 2016. "Search, effort, and locus of control," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 126(PA), pages 89-101.
    13. Girum Abebe & Stefano Caria & Marcel Fafchamps & Paolo Falco & Simon Franklin & Simon Quinn, 2017. "Anonymity or Distance? Job Search and Labour Market Exclusion in a Growing African City," SERC Discussion Papers 0224, Spatial Economics Research Centre, LSE.
    14. Eva m. Berger & Guenther Koenig & Henning Müller & Felix Schmidt & Daniel Schunk, 2017. "Self-Regulation Training and Job Search Effort: A Natural Field Experiment within an Active Labor Market Program," Working Papers 1712, Gutenberg School of Management and Economics, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz.
    15. Elisa Guglielminetti & Rafael Lalive & Philippe Ruh & Etienne Wasmer, 2015. "Spatial search strategies of job seekers and the role of unemployment insurance," Sciences Po publications info:hdl:2441/4n249fe9fu9, Sciences Po.
    16. Kassenboehmer, Sonja C. & Schatz, Sonja G., 2017. "Re-employment expectations and realisations: Prediction errors and behavioural responses," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 44(C), pages 161-176.
    17. Johannes F. Schmieder & Till von Wachter, 2016. "The Effects of Unemployment Insurance Benefits: New Evidence and Interpretation," Annual Review of Economics, Annual Reviews, vol. 8(1), pages 547-581, October.
    18. Rainer Eppel & Helmut Mahringer & Petra Sauer, 2017. "Österreich 2025 – Arbeitslosigkeit und die Rolle der aktiven Arbeitsmarktpolitik," WIFO Monatsberichte (monthly reports), WIFO, vol. 90(6), pages 493-505, June.
    19. Stephan, Gesine & van den Berg, Gerard & Homrighausen, Pia, 2016. "Randomizing information on a targeted wage support program for older workers: A field experiment," Annual Conference 2016 (Augsburg): Demographic Change 145487, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association.

  3. Peter Ganong & Simon Jäger, 2015. "A Permutation Test for the Regression Kink Design," Working Paper 174531, Harvard University OpenScholar.

    Cited by:

    1. Michihito Ando, 2017. "How much should we trust regression-kink-design estimates?," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 53(3), pages 1287-1322, November.
    2. Ivan A. Canay & Vishal Kamat, 2017. "Approximate permutation tests and induced order statistics in the regression discontinuity design," CeMMAP working papers CWP21/17, Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
    3. Card, David & Lee, David S. & Pei, Zhuan & Weber, Andrea, 2015. "Inference on Causal Effects in a Generalized Regression Kink Design," IZA Discussion Papers 8757, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
    4. Yoici Arai & Taisuke Otsu & Myung Hwan Seo, 2019. "Causal inference on regression discontinuity designs by high-dimensional methods," STICERD - Econometrics Paper Series 601, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE.
    5. David Card & Andrew Johnston & Pauline Leung & Alexandre Mas & Zhuan Pei, 2015. "The Effect of Unemployment Benefits on the Duration of Unemployment Insurance Receipt: New Evidence from a Regression Kink Design in Missouri, 2003-2013," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 105(5), pages 126-130, May.
    6. Petri Bockerman & Ohto Kanninen & Ilpo Suoniemi, 2014. "A Kink that Makes you Sick: the Effect of Sick Pay on Absence in a Social Insurance System," Discussion Papers 97, Aboa Centre for Economics.
    7. George B. Bulman & Caroline M. Hoxby, 2015. "The Returns to the Federal Tax Credits for Higher Education," NBER Working Papers 20833, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    8. Simon Heß, 2017. "Randomization inference with Stata: A guide and software," Stata Journal, StataCorp LP, vol. 17(3), pages 630-651, September.

  4. Ganong, Peter & Jäger, Simon, 2014. "A Permutation Test and Estimation Alternatives for the Regression Kink Design," IZA Discussion Papers 8282, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).

    Cited by:

    1. Kolsrud, Jonas & Landais, Camille & Nilsson, J. Peter & Spinnewijn, Johannes, 2018. "The optimal timing of unemployment benefits: theory and evidence from Sweden," LSE Research Online Documents on Economics 86379, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library.
    2. Card, David & Lee, David S. & Pei, Zhuan & Weber, Andrea, 2015. "Inference on Causal Effects in a Generalized Regression Kink Design," IZA Discussion Papers 8757, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
    3. Kolsrud, Jonas & Landais, Camille & Nilsson, Peter & Spinnewijn, Johannes, 2015. "The optimal timing of UI benefits: theory and evidencefrom Sweden," LSE Research Online Documents on Economics 63801, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library.
    4. David Card & Andrew Johnston & Pauline Leung & Alexandre Mas & Zhuan Pei, 2015. "The Effect of Unemployment Benefits on the Duration of Unemployment Insurance Receipt: New Evidence from a Regression Kink Design in Missouri, 2003-2013," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 105(5), pages 126-130, May.
    5. David Card & David S. Lee & Zhuan Pei & Andrea Weber, 2016. "Regression Kink Design: Theory and Practice," NBER Working Papers 22781, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    6. Landais, Camille, 2015. "Assessing the welfare effects of unemployment benefits using the regression kink design," LSE Research Online Documents on Economics 64565, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library.
    7. Petri Bockerman & Ohto Kanninen & Ilpo Suoniemi, 2014. "A Kink that Makes you Sick: the Effect of Sick Pay on Absence in a Social Insurance System," Discussion Papers 97, Aboa Centre for Economics.
    8. George B. Bulman & Caroline M. Hoxby, 2015. "The Returns to the Federal Tax Credits for Higher Education," NBER Working Papers 20833, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    9. Alexander Gelber & Timothy Moore & Alexander Strand, 2016. "The Effect of Disability Insurance Payments on Beneficiaries’ Earnings," NBER Working Papers 21851, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    10. Therese C. Scharlemann & Stephen H. Shore, 2015. "The Effect of Negative Equity on Mortgage Default: Evidence from HAMP PRA," Working Papers 15-06, Office of Financial Research, US Department of the Treasury.
    11. D. G. C. Britto, 2016. "Unemployment Insurance and the Duration of Employment: Evidence from a Regression Kink Design," Working Papers wp1058, Dipartimento Scienze Economiche, Universita' di Bologna.

  5. Abeler, Johannes & Jäger, Simon, 2013. "Complex Tax Incentives: An Experimental Investigation," IZA Discussion Papers 7373, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).

    Cited by:

    1. Doerrenberg, Philipp & Duncan, Denvil, 2014. "Tax Incidence in the Presence of Tax Evasion," IZA Discussion Papers 8137, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
    2. Carpenter, Jeffrey & Matthews, Peter Hans & Tabb, Benjamin, 2016. "Progressive taxation in a tournament economy," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 143(C), pages 64-72.
    3. Kosonen, Tuomas & Ropponen, Olli, 2015. "The role of information in tax compliance: Evidence from a natural field experiment," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 129(C), pages 18-21.
    4. De Neve, Jan-Emmanuel & Lamberton, Cait & Norton, Michael I., 2014. "Eliciting taxpayer preferences increases tax compliance," LSE Research Online Documents on Economics 60277, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library.
    5. Vranceanu, Radu & Sutan, Angela & Dubart, Delphine, 2016. "Discontent with taxes and the timing of taxation : experimental evidence," ESSEC Working Papers WP1602, ESSEC Research Center, ESSEC Business School.

Articles

  1. Altmann, Steffen & Falk, Armin & Jäger, Simon & Zimmermann, Florian, 2018. "Learning about job search: A field experiment with job seekers in Germany," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 164(C), pages 33-49.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  2. Peter Ganong & Simon Jäger, 2018. "A Permutation Test for the Regression Kink Design," Journal of the American Statistical Association, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 113(522), pages 494-504, April.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  3. Johannes Abeler & Simon Jäger, 2015. "Complex Tax Incentives," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 7(3), pages 1-28, August.

    Cited by:

    1. Pan, Jinrui & Shachat, Jason & Wei, Sijia, 2018. "Cognitive stress and learning Economic Order Quantity (EOQ) inventory management: An experimental investigation," MPRA Paper 86221, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    2. Simon Gächter & Lingbo Huang & Martin Sefton, 2018. "Disappointment Aversion And Social Comparisons In A Real‐Effort Competition," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 56(3), pages 1512-1525, July.
    3. Simon Gächter & Lingbo Huang & Martin Sefton, 2016. "Combining “real effort” with induced effort costs: the ball-catching task," Experimental Economics, Springer;Economic Science Association, vol. 19(4), pages 687-712, December.
    4. Blaufus, Kay & Milde, Michael, 2018. "Learning to save tax-efficiently: Tax misperceptions and the effect of informational tax nudges on retirement savings," arqus Discussion Papers in Quantitative Tax Research 225, arqus - Arbeitskreis Quantitative Steuerlehre.
    5. Spencer Bastani & Thomas Giebe & Chizheng Miao, 2019. "Ethnicity and tax filing behavior," CESifo Working Paper Series 7576, CESifo Group Munich.
    6. Johannes Becker & Jonas Fooken & Melanie Steinhoff, 2018. "Behavioral Effects of Withholding Taxes on Labor Supply," Discussion Papers Series 589, School of Economics, University of Queensland, Australia.
    7. Gabaix, Xavier, 2018. "Behavioral Inattention," CEPR Discussion Papers 13268, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
    8. Sandro Ambuehl & B. Douglas Bernheim & Annamaria Lusardi, 2014. "A Method for Evaluating the Quality of Financial Decision Making, with an Application to Financial Education," NBER Working Papers 20618, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    9. Simon Jäger & Benjamin Schoefer & Samuel Young & Josef Zweimüller, 2018. "Wages and the value of nonemployment," ECON - Working Papers 313, Department of Economics - University of Zurich.
    10. Alex Rees-Jones & Dmitry Taubinsky, 2017. "Taxing Humans: Pitfalls of the Mechanism Design Approach and Potential Resolutions," NBER Working Papers 23980, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    11. Bholat, David & Broughton, Nida & Parker, Alice & Ter Meer, Janna & Walczak, Eryk, 2018. "Enhancing central bank communications with behavioural insights," Bank of England working papers 750, Bank of England.
    12. Werner, Peter & Riedl, Arno, 2018. "The role of experiments for policy design," Research Memorandum 022, Maastricht University, Graduate School of Business and Economics (GSBE).
    13. Hirofumi Kurokawa & Tomoharu Mori & Fumio Ohtake, 2016. "A Choice Experiment on Taxes: Are Income and Consumption Taxes Equivalent?," ISER Discussion Paper 0966, Institute of Social and Economic Research, Osaka University.
    14. Kessler, Judd B. & Norton, Michael I., 2016. "Tax aversion in labor supply," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 124(C), pages 15-28.
    15. Pan, Jinrui & Shachat, Jason & Wei, Sijia, 2018. "Cognitive stress and learning Economic Order Quantity (EOQ) inventory management: An experimental investigation," MPRA Paper 93214, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    16. Breu, Maximilian, 2017. "Focusing Attention in Multiple Tasks," Annual Conference 2017 (Vienna): Alternative Structures for Money and Banking 168264, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 14 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (7) 2015-05-22 2015-06-05 2018-11-12 2018-12-17 2019-01-21 2019-01-28 2019-02-25. Author is listed
  2. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (5) 2013-05-19 2015-05-22 2015-05-22 2015-06-05 2017-02-12. Author is listed
  3. NEP-GTH: Game Theory (5) 2018-11-12 2018-11-19 2018-12-17 2019-01-21 2019-01-28. Author is listed
  4. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (4) 2018-11-19 2018-12-17 2019-01-28 2019-02-25. Author is listed
  5. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (3) 2015-05-22 2015-06-05 2017-02-12
  6. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (2) 2013-05-19 2018-12-17
  7. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (2) 2018-11-19 2019-02-04
  8. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (1) 2013-05-19
  9. NEP-ECM: Econometrics (1) 2014-06-28
  10. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2018-11-19
  11. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (1) 2015-05-22
  12. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2013-05-19
  13. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (1) 2013-05-19

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